IBM WebSphere MQ V7.5 delivers Managed File Transfer Agent support for deployment on the IBM 4690 operating system for retail storesIBM United States Software Announcement 213-274
July 9, 2013
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IBM® WebSphere® MQ V7.5 Managed File Transfer Agent support is extended for deployment on the IBM 4690 operating system for retail store controllers.
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WebSphere MQ V7.5 is enhanced to extend WebSphere MQ Managed File Transfer Agent support for deployment on the IBM 4690 operating system retail store controller. It simplifies the deployment of Managed File Transfer Agents onto existing 4690 Store Controller hardware.
WebSphere MQ Managed File Transfer Agents enable files to be transferred as MQ messages from endpoint connections into WebSphere MQ networks. Customers using this WebSphere MQ Managed File Transfer capability benefit from increased reliability of transfers, enhanced options for security, and the ability to make rapid use of the data in files, as file content can be created from a message, or consumed in a message by an application.
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There are no new prerequisite requirements. For details, refer to Software Announcement 212-091, dated April 24, 2012.
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For more information about WebSphere MQ V7.5 Managed File Transfer, that includes product description, technical information, publications, ordering information, and terms and conditions, refer to Software Announcement 212-091, dated April 24, 2012.
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Description Availability date Language WebSphere MQ V7.5 July 26, 2013 English Managed File Transfer (electronic Agent for 4690 delivery) August 2, 2013 (media pack)
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Program number VRM Program name 5724-H72 7.5 WebSphere MQ Managed File Transfer Agent
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IBM does not expect that any additional enhancements will be applied to the IBM WebSphere MQ Managed File Transfer Web Gateway function, subsequent to IBM WebSphere MQ V22.214.171.124.
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WebSphere MQ V7.5 Managed File Transfer Agent for IBM 4690 operating system is included on the WebSphere MQ V7.5 media pack.
Description Part number IBM WebSphere MQ V7.5 DVD media pack - multilingual BA145ML
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Program name PID number Charge metric WebSphere MQ 5724-H72 Client Device - Managed File Transfer Agent
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