Statement of direction: IBM WebSphere DataPower Service Gateway XG45 and WebSphere DataPower Integration Appliance XI52 virtual editions provide flexible deployment options

IBM United States Software Announcement 212-463
October 3, 2012

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IBM® intends to introduce virtual editions for some WebSphere® DataPower® SOA appliance models. These virtual appliances will run on top of the VMware hypervisor platform and provide industry-leading security, integration, and optimization capabilities similar to the physical WebSphere DataPower appliance models.

Virtual editions are planned for:

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