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AIX on Power8 (P8) support now available for IBM Business Monitor, IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced, IBM Business Process Manager Standard, and IBM Business Process Manager Advanced - Process Server

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Question

Is AIX on Power8 (P8) supported for IBM Business Monitor and IBM Business Process Manager products?

Answer

AIX on Power8 (P8) support is now available for IBM Business Monitor, IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced, IBM Business Process Manager Standard, and IBM Business Process Manager Advanced - Process Server.

To run BPM V8.5.5 with IBM WebSphere SDK Java™ Technology Edition V7.1.2.0 for Full Profile and Liberty Profile for AIX on P8, follow these steps:

  1. Set up the IBM BPM V8.5.5 environment.
  2. Upgrade WebSphere Application Server (WAS) to V8.5.5.4. See this link for further details.
  3. Apply the following iFixes related to Java 7 support:
  4. Download the IBM WebSphere SDK Java Technology Edition V7.1.2.0 for Full Profile and Liberty Profile from this link.
  5. Switch Java to Java V7.1.2.0 using the managesdk command. Refer to this link for command usage and follow the example in the "Usage scenario" section to change the default SDK.

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Modified date:
15 June 2018

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