IBM Host Access Transformation Services 9.7 has been made generally available.
|This section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.|
|This section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.|
|This section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.|
|This section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.|
|This section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.|
|Click to review the detailed system requirements information for a complete list of hardware requirements, supported operating systems, prerequisites and optional supported software, with component-level details and operating system restrictions.|
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|Click to review a complete list of the defects (APARs) resolved in this release including a list of resolved defects for the entire version family.|
Version of IBM Installation Manager required: IBM Installation Manager 1.8.8 or later.
Review the Prerequisties page in the IBM Knowledge Center for more details.
For installation instructions, see Installing HATS in the IBM Host Access Transformation Services (HATS) V9.7 Knowledge Center.
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|IBM OEM software||IBM Software Group OEM offerings are designed for partners who develop and sell business solutions with embedded or bundled IBM middleware software. Clients with Flexible Contract Type (FCT) license purchases and IBM Business Partners must sign in to download the software package.|
How critical is this fix?
|This release is a service release of IBM Host Access Transformation Services 9.7. It contains new features as well as fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.|
Known Side Effects
For considerations concerning known issues and workarounds, review the IBM Host Access Transformation Services Version 9.7 - Known issues and workarounds page for details.
Review the list of open defects for IBM Host Access Transformation Services on the IBM Support Portal.
Review technote 1461170: Open APARs for Rational products available on the Web for information on how to configure your MyNotifications subscription account and subscribe to the APARs you are interested in following.
11 March 2020