IBM United States
Software Announcement 200-433
December 5, 2000
IBM WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux Now Available for S/390
At a Glance
WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 includes:
For ordering, contact:
Your IBM representative, an IBM Business Partner, or IBM Americas Call Centers at 800-IBM-CALL (Reference: LE001).
WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390® manages and integrates enterprise-wide applications while leveraging open Java-based technologies and APIs. This Web application server deploys and manages Java applications and Enterprise JavaBean components.
WebSphere Application Server V3.5 for Linux on S/390 continues WebSphere leadership in open, scalable, rapid deployment of Java applications in a transactional e-business environment.
WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390
offers consistency and compatibility for the Torvalds Linux operating
system platform. Just as for other operating platforms, it offers the
following features in its rich deployment environment.
WebSphere Application Server V3.5 Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 supports:
A function-rich IBM HTTP server (based on technology from the Apache HTTP server) is included with additional security and performance enhancements new for V3.5:
WebSphere Application Server, Advanced Edition
WebSphere Application Server V3.5 Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 carries over the functions of other WebSphere Application Servers including:
WebSphere Application Server, V3.5 Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 supports the KDE/kvm window manager for SuSE 7.0.
WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 includes software developed by the Apache Group for use in the Apache HTTP server project. For details, visit:
For updates to the following, visit:
The deployment environment of WebSphere plugs into the following Web servers:
To make development of applications easier and more cost-effective, you can download a development copy of the primary component (Java application engine) from:
This copy is for use in the development and testing, but not the
deployment, of Web applications and no support is provided. Users are
required to agree to these terms before completing the download. IBM
reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time without further
This product is Year 2000 ready. When used in accordance with its associated documentation, it is capable of correctly processing, providing, and/or receiving date data within and between the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, provided that all products (for example, hardware, software, and firmware) used with the product properly exchange accurate date data with it.
This program is not impacted by euro currency.
Product information will be available on day of announcement through Offering Information (OITOOL) at:
A printed copy of the Getting Started document is shipped with the product. Help for the WebSphere Administrative Console is also shipped with the product. The Information Center, which includes the total set of product documentation, is available in HTML and PDF format from the Web site:
For optimal viewing of this documentation users need a Web browser that supports HTML 4 and Cascading Style Sheet (CSS). Terms and conditions for use of the machine-readable files are shipped with the files.
Direct Customer Support: Direct customer support is provided by the AIX® Support Line. This fee service enhances customers' productivity by providing voice and electronic access into the IBM support organization. The AIX Support Line will help answer questions pertaining to usage and suspected software defects for eligible products.
Installation and technical support is provided by Global Services. For more information call 800-IBM-4YOU (426-4968).
This program, when downloaded from a Web site, contains the applicable
IBM license agreement, and LI, if appropriate, and will be presented for
acceptance at the time of installation of the program. The license and
LI will be stored in a directory such as LICENSE.TXT for future
Security, Auditability, and Control
WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 uses the security and auditability features of the respective operating system.
The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communication facilities.
WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 is a server product with one charge unit processors. It is available in units of one. The Processor Program Package (CD-ROM) is required for the first processor on the first server. A 1 Processor Entitlement is required for each processor beyond the first one.
The price of WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 is based on the number of processors in the system or node executing all or any part of the WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 application.
Part Program Name Number WebSphere Application 20P4099 Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 -- Processor Program Package with 128-bit encryption -- CD-ROM Part Program Name Number WebSphere Application 20P4097 Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 -- 1 Processor Entitlement WebSphere Application 20P4486 Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 with 128-bit encryption -- Electronic Delivery Passport Advantage WebSphere Application Server V3.5, BA65KIE Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 Media Pack with 128-bit encryption
Terms and Conditions
The prices provided in this announcement are suggested retail prices for the U.S. only and are provided for your information only. Dealer prices may vary, and prices may also vary by country. Prices are subject to change without notice. For additional information and current prices, contact your local IBM representative.
Program Program Name Number OTC(1) WebSphere Application 20P4099 $7,500 Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 -- Processor Program Package with 128-bit encryption -- CD-ROM Program Program Name Number OTC WebSphere Application 20P4486 $7,475 Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 with 128-bit encryption -- Electronic Delivery WebSphere Application 20P4097 7,475 Server V3.5, Advanced Edition for Linux on S/390 -- 1 Processor Entitlement
Contact your sales channel for Support Line pricing information.
Customer Financing: IBM Global Financing offers attractive financing to credit-qualified commercial and government customers and Business Partners in more than 40 countries around the world. IBM Global Financing is provided by the IBM Credit Corporation in the United States. Offerings, rates, terms, and availability may vary by country. Contact your local IBM Global Financing organization. Country organizations are listed on the Web at:
Use Priority/Reference Code: LE001 Phone: 800-IBM-CALL Fax: 800-2IBM-FAX Internet: email@example.com Mail: IBM Atlanta Sales Center Dept. LE001 P.O. Box 2690 Atlanta, GA 30301-2690
You can also contact your local IBM Business Partner or IBM representative. To identify them, call 800-IBM-4YOU.
Note: Shipments will begin after the planned availability date.