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System Requirements for IBM MQ Appliance 9.3 firmware

Detailed System Requirements


This document contains system requirements for IBM MQ Appliance 9.3 firmware that may be installed on IBM MQ Appliance M2003 and IBM MQ Appliance M2002 hardware.


Software Product Compatibility Reports
You can access the Software Product Compatibility Reports for any product and obtain the supported operating systems, system requirements, and optional supported software for your product version. 

Supported hardware:

  • 8496-54X IBM MQ Appliance M2003
  • 8441-54X IBM MQ Appliance M2002 - since LTS / 9.3.1 CD firmware releases

Supported Software:

IBM MQ Appliance hardware and firmware support lifecycle
  • IBM MQ Appliance firmware
    IBM MQ Appliance firmware on a specific hardware model is supported for defect and security fixes for a minimum of 3 years or until the MQ Appliance hardware reaches its End of Support date. The link above displays a table showing when each firmware release reaches End of Support on each hardware model.
  • IBM MQ Appliance hardware
    IBM MQ Appliance hardware End of Support dates are documented at the link above. When MQ Appliance hardware reaches its End of Support date all available firmware releases for the hardware also reach End of Support.

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Modified date:
29 February 2024