IBM United States
Software Announcement 201-034
February 13, 2001

NEON Adapters for MQSeries Integrator Now Available from IBM

 ENUS201-034.PDF (44KB)

(Corrected on April 6, 2001)

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(Corrected on March 2, 2001)

Added feature number 9001 for asset registration to Basic License and Support and Subscription sections.

(Corrected on February 15, 2001)

Added Ordering Information section.

At a Glance

  • Prepackaged adapters designed to connect MQSeries Integrator with specific applications and standards
  • Supports AIX, HP-UX, Sun Solaris, and Windows NT operating systems
  • Connects to DB2, Oracle, and SQLServer databases
  • Installation connection is reliable, documented, and configurable
  • Saves development time and helps you avoid writing code

For ordering, contact:

Your IBM representative, an IBM Business Partner, or IBM Americas Call Centers at 800-IBM-CALL (Reference: YE001).

Overview

New Era of Networks (NEON) Inc., offers an assortment of prepackaged solutions called NEON Adapters.

NEON Adapters are designed to connect MQSeries® Integrator (MQSI) with specific off-the-shelf applications and standards, from SAP R/3 ERP applications to DB2®, Oracle, and SQLServer OLTP environments using vendor companies' standards such as Broadvision, EDI, I2, PeopleSoft, FIX, Siebel, and J.D. Edwards.

NEON Adapters help to reduce development time. They also provide reliable, documented, and configurable connections between the above applications and standards for MQSeries Integrator V1 and V2.

Key Prerequisites

NEON Adapters are available for different hardware and software environments to match MQSeries Integrator V1 and V2 products.

MQSeries Integrator Platforms

  • Version 1
    • MQSeries Integrator for AIX® and DB2
    • MQSeries Integrator for AIX and Oracle
    • MQSeries Integrator for AIX and Sybase
    • MQSeries Integrator for AS/400® and DB2
    • MQSeries Integrator for HP-UX and DB2
    • MQSeries Integrator for HP-UX and Oracle
    • MQSeries Integrator for HP-UX and Sybase
    • MQSeries Integrator for Windows NT™ and DB2
    • MQSeries Integrator for Windows NT and Oracle
    • MQSeries Integrator for Windows NT and SQL Server
    • MQSeries Integrator for Windows NT and Sybase
    • MQSeries Integrator for OS/390® and DB2
    • MQSeries Integrator for Sun Solaris and DB2
    • MQSeries Integrator for Sun Solaris and Oracle
    • MQSeries Integrator for Sun Solaris and Sybase
  • Version 2
    • MQSeries Integrator for AIX
    • MQSeries Integrator for Sun Solaris
    • MQSeries Integrator for Windows NT

For full details of the NEON Adapters, refer to NEON at:

To order, contact your IBM representative.

Planned Availability Date

February 16, 2001

Description

NEONadapter for R/3 works with MQSI by automatically loading the SAP formats as they are defined in your environment into the MQSI repository. Once an interface is defined to MQSI, the definition can be referenced many times without rekeying or copy/pasting the formats.

This technique dramatically shortens the time needed to integrate SAP R/3 and greatly reduces errors during development. The NEONadapter for R/3 provides several interface capabilities including ALE/IDOC, BAPI, RFC, ABAP Direct, and DMI to connect the SAP implementation to MQSI.

The NEONadapter allows you to take advantage of the most common SAP interfaces without writing code. To move the information between the adapter and SAP, NEON uses IBM's MQSeries Link for R/3 connecting to IDOCs. The NEONadapter for R/3 has been certified by SAP through the Complementary Partners Program.

Connects to:

  • ALE/IDOC
  • ABAP
  • RFC/BAPI

NEONadapter for e-mail generates personalized e-mail messages using your customer information and a template e-mail message and routes messages based on business rules.

NEONadapter for e-mail talks directly to SMTP and POP3 mailers such as Microsoft™ Exchange Server, PostOffice, SendMail, and Lotus Notes®. No client mailer is required.

NEONadapter for e-mail can send a copy of all outbound mail to another e-mail recipient.

If an SMTP sever connection goes down, NEONadapter for e-mail can retry the same server at a set interval depending on the specified configuration.

Connects to:

  • POP3
  • SMTP Protocols
  • e-mail Merge

NEONadapter for BroadVision connects the Broadvision One-to-One Business Commerce Application to MQSI. BroadVision needs to share information on sales orders, receive order status, and synchronize product and customer information.

The NEONadapter eliminates the need for point-to-point interfaces written in C or COBOL to connect to BroadVision. NEON uses the BroadVision APIs to create off-the-shelf, easy-to-maintain implementation. The adapter also supports the initial data conversion to BroadVision. The connection is real-time, so customer service representatives can access the latest, most accurate data from all the applications in the environment.

Connects to BroadVision.

NEONadapter for EDI connects to MQSI. The solution delivers out-of-the-box integration with EDI. The adapter loads the EDI formats from predefined EDI standards, including X12, UN/EDIFACT, TRADACOM, and EANCOM. By simply accessing the standard format via the GUI, you can create and maintain custom EDI formats and Third Party Agreements (TPAs) quickly. Once designed and tested, the custom EDI formats are outputted in XML and imported into MQSeries Integrator. This is 80% faster than the manual method of creating TPAs.

Connects to EDI.

Converts:

  • EDI to XML
  • XML to EDI

NEONadapter for FIX connects to MQSI. The solution delivers out-of-the-box integration between MQSI and NEON's FIX engine. The engine encapsulates the low-level details for managing the FIX communication sessions. It supports versions 2.7, 3.0, 4.0, and 4.2 of FIX protocol. It is configurable at run-time and can manage concurrent FIX sessions. The NEONadapter uses the IBM MQ-FIX link as the gateway process to MQSeries. The FIX engine is a flexible and customizable object framework/class library developed in C++. The easy-to-use and robust API allows the user to parse and use FIX messages within the user's applications.

NEONadapter for i2 connects i2 RHYTHMLink to MQSI. NEON's adapter provides a ready-to-go, plug-and-play solution using complementary technology fom NEON and i2. The NEON adapter:

  • Generates i2 metadata for i2 Common Data Models (CDM) automatically
  • Validates the previously loaded i2 formats to avoid corruption of i2 metadata
  • Provides an activity log so customers can audit all activities and store backup copies

Real-time connections allow customer service representatives access to the most accurate data from all applications.

Connects to:

  • i2 Demand Planner
  • i2 Factory Planner
  • i2 Supply Chain Planner

NEONadapter for J.D. Edwards provides a ready-to-go, plug-and-play solution that leverages complementary technologies from J.D. Edwards One World or World and MQSI. The NEONadapter generates bidirectional J.D. Edwards Z-file formats to load into the MQSI format repository. It provides inbound and outbound run-time processes that insert data into J.D. Edwards backend databases or extracts from J.D. Edwards backend databases. The adapter consolidates the integration effort and provides a maintainable framework to accommodate the constantly changing business environment.

Connects to J.D. Edwards One World.

NEONadapter for Oracle automatically captures Oracle Applications interface definitions. It sanitizes the data to meet strict Oracle Applications requirements before inserting information to the Oracle Applications backend database. The adapter also provides error processing capabilities to permit business users to configure and resubmit data messages in accordance with security and error processes already in place. By providing the know-how to connect to Oracle applications, the NEONadapter for Oracle Applications gets customers up-and-running faster on a more maintainable MQSI solution.

Connects to:

  • Oracle Accounts Payable
  • Oracle Order Entry
  • Oracle General Ledger
  • Oracle Purchase Order

NEONadapter for PeopleSoft connects PeopleSoft applications to MQSI. The NEONadapter certified by the PeopleSoft Alliance Software program, jump-starts integration projects by saving time and providing a reliable, documented, configurable implementation. The NEONadapter for PeopleSoft has several ways to connect to PeopleSoft applications, including Message Agent, Open Query, and Triggers. The NEONadapter eliminates the need for point-to-point interfaces written in PeopleSoft. Real-time connection allows customer service representatives to access the latest, most accurate data from all applications.

Connects to PeopleSoft General Ledger.

NEONadapter for Protocols connects to MQSI. NEONadapter for Protocols is an interface allowing MQSI to exchange data with systems dynamically. The adapter interacts with systems that use batch files. TCP/IP sockets, the CPI-C subset of the LU6.2 protocol, Teletype (TTY), RS-232 and FTP as communication mediums. Whether you need to combine pieces of messages into a single message or send one message to multiple destinations, NEONadapter or Protocols is the solution. This powerful scripting language and the GUI allow your developers to perform message enrichment and validation — lessening implementation time and effort.

NEONadapter for R/3 works with MQSI by automatically loading the SAP formats as they are defined in your environment into the MQSI repository. Once an interface is defined to MQSI, the definition can be referenced many times over without retyping or copying and pasting formats. This technique dramatically shortens the time needed to integrate SAP R/3 and greatly reduces errors during development.

The NEONadapter for R/3 provides several interface capabilities including ALE /IDOC, BAPI, RFC, ABAP Direct, and DMI to connect the SAP implementation to MQSI. You can take advantage of the most common SAP interfaces without writing code. To move the information between the adapter and SAP, NEON uses MQSeries Link for R/3 to connect IDOCs. The NEONadapter for R/3 has been certified by SAP through the Complementary Partners Program.

Connects to:

  • ALE/IDOC
  • ABAP
  • RFC/BAPI

NEONadapter for Siebel eliminates the need for point-to-point interfaces written in C or COBOL to connect your applications. NEON decreases your implementation time because once an interface is defined in the system, it can be reused in any other integration effort. The connection to Siebel is real-time, so that customer service representatives can access the latest, most accurate data.

NEON's adapter handles the communications with Siebel and then provides the necessary metadata to MQSI to make this an off-the-shelf, documented implementation.

Connects to Siebel.

NEONadapter for Terminals connects terminals to MQSI. NEONadapter for Terminals is an interface to exchange data with systems that must be accessed via their terminal or GUI. NEONadapter for Terminals supports over 35 terminal types. An easy-to-use GUI IDE makes it easy to specify the terminal or GUI layout.

A programmable adapter means you can access the data for other reasons, such as enrichment and syntactical transformation.

Connects to:

  • ADDS terminals
  • ADDS A2 (CONV)
  • ADDS VP + Wys50enhance
  • ADDS Viewpoint 60
  • Data General terminals
    • DEC vt100
    • DEC vt320
  • Honeywell HDS5/7
  • HP terminals (HP 2392A)
  • IBM terminals
    • IBM 5250 mono
    • IBM 5250 color
    • IBM mono4CAP
    • IBM 3270
    • IBM 3270 4 color
    • IBM 3101
    • IBM 3151
  • Meditech utilities
  • NCR terminals
    • NCR 7092
    • NCR 7930
    • NCR 796-301
    • NCR 796-401
  • Phamis
  • Tandem 6530
  • TeleVideo (955, 920)
  • Telnet terminal session
  • Wyse terminals
  • 50 (24x80)
  • 50 (Char Atts)
  • 60 (24x80)
  • 60

NEONadapter for XML automates the specification of your XML message structures and the Document Type Definitions (DTDs) into MQSI, saving development time and effort. NEON offers a library of predefined XML DTDs, the Business Object Documents (BODs), defined by the OPEN Application Group (OAG). If you are planning to adopt available XML message standards, implement faster with out-of-the box message formats. Instead of worrying about the low-level interfacing details, your staff can focus on higher-level integration issues. Using NEON's preformatted libraries of industry-standard XML DTDs also accelerates implementation.

Connects to:

  • DTDs
  • OAG BODs

NEON SWIFT Format Libraries provides SWIFT Gold Certified formats for MQSI. The solution delivers out-of-the-box integration between MQSI and S.W.I.F.T. Purchasing the NEON adapter and its library makes it unnecessary for the customer to go through the time-consuming and error-prone processes of describing the S.W.I.F.T. messages to MQSI, saving time and frustration. The NEONadapter for S.W.I.F.T. has the "S.W.I.F.T. Gold Ready Label" status that assures it has met the requirements of S.W.I.F.T.-based, straight-through processing.

Euro Currency

These programs are not impacted by euro currency.

Product Positioning

IBM can now offer your customer a complete Business Integration solution that includes adapters for MQSI from NEON.

The latest evidence of the great relationship between IBM and NEON is a new remarketing agreement. Now you can sell your customer the world's number one message broker technology — MQSI — and also resell NEON's famous and respected adapters.

You can offer your customer the complete solution for real one-stop shopping. In the past, customers had to contract separately with NEON for this technology. Now you can resell it directly, making customer acquisition easier — and adding significantly to the revenue potential of your solution.

Hardware and Software Support Services

SmoothStart™/Installation Services

SmoothStart and installation services are not provided.

Trademarks

 
SmoothStart is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
MQSeries, DB2, AIX, AS/400, and OS/390 are registered trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
Windows NT and Microsoft are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
 
Lotus Notes is a registered trademark of Lotus Development Corporation.
 
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

Ordering Information

Basic License To order, specify the program number, a one-time charge (OTC) feature number, the adapter feature number, and feature number 9001 for asset registration.

The NEON ID is shown for reference purposes only.

Ensure you also order the corresponding Support and Subscription 5697-G69 features with these adapters.

Program Number 5697-G68

                                             Adapter
                                             Feature   NEON
Program Name                                 Number    ID
 
OTC Feature Number 0001
 
NEON Enterprise Adapter
 
AIX(R) 4.3 DB2(R) 5.0                        6235      0122
AIX 4.3 DB2 5.2                              6236      0123
AIX 4.3 Oracle 7.3.4                         6237      0133
AIX 4.3 Oracle 8.0.6                         6295      0194
AIX 4.3 Oracle 8.1.5                         6248      0166
AIX 4.3 Oracle 8.1.6                         6274      0196
HP-UX 11.00 Oracle 8.0.6                     6285      0163
Solaris 2.5.1 DB2 5.0                        6301      0165
Solaris 2.5.1 DB2 5.2                        6376      0100
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 7.3.4                     6292      0142
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.0.6                     6299      0105
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.1.5                     6379      0168
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.1.6                     6373      0192
Windows NT 4.0 DB2 5.0                       6269      0164
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 7.3.4                  6278      0108
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.0.6                  6249      0128
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 6.5                 6293      0106
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 7.0                 6258      0103
 
OTC Feature Number 0003
 
NEONadapter for e-mail
 
Windows NT(TM) 4.0 SQLServer 6.5             6370      2406
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 7.0                 6371      2403
 
OTC Feature Number 0002
 
NEONadapter for Broadvision
 
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.0                       6296      0253
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.0.6                     6297      0205
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 7.0                 6265      0203
 
                                             Adapter
                                             Feature   NEON
Program Name                                 Number    ID
 
OTC Feature Number 0004
 
NEONadapter Suite
 
 
For EDI Sun Solaris 2.5.1                    6276      0362
For EDI AIX 4.3                              6283      0332
For EDI HP-UX 10.2/11.0                      6474      0331
 
OTC Feature Number 0033
 
NEONadapter Suite for EDI --                 6469      0304-01
  Single processor
 
OTC Feature Number 0030
 
NEONadapter Suite for EDI --                 6465      0304-02
  Dual processor
 
OTC Feature Number 0032
 
NEONadapter Suite for EDI --                 6472      0304-04
  Quad processor
 
OTC Feature Number 0005
 
NEONadapter for FIX                          6263      0407
 
OTC Feature Number 0006
 
NEONadapter for i2 Windows NT 4.0            6243      0503
  SQLServer 7.0
 
OTC Feature Number 0007
 
NEONadapter for J.D. Edwards
 
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 6.5                 6288      0606
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 7.0                 6394      0603
 
OTC Feature Number 0008
 
NEONadapter for Oracle
 
Base (Required)                              6372      0000
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.0.6                  6242      0728
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.1.5                  6386      0711
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.1.6                  6378      07105
 
OTC Feature Number 0009
 
NEONadapter for Peoplesoft
 
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.0.6                  6275      0828
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 6.5                 6287      0806
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 7.0                 6281      0803
 
                                             Adapter
                                             Feature   NEON
Program Name                                 Number    ID
 
OTC Feature Number 0010
 
NEONadapter for Protocols
 
AIX 4.3                                      6240      0962
HP-UX 11.00                                  6244      0931
Solaris 2.6                                  6245      0930
Windows NT 4.0                               6253      0904
 
OTC Feature Number 0011
 
NEONadapter for R/3
 
AIX 4.3 DB2 5.2                              6282      1023
AIX 4.3 Oracle 7.3.4                         6284      1033
HPUX 11.00 Oracle 8.0.6                      6257      1063
HPUX 11.00 Oracle 8.1.5                      6377      1024
SOLARIS 2.6 Oracle 7.3.2                     6239      1095
SOLARIS 2.6 Oracle 8.0.5                     6286      1020
SOLARIS 2.6 Oracle 7.3.4                     6390      1042
SOLARIS 2.6 Oracle 8.0.6                     6268      1005
SOLARIS 2.6 Oracle 8.1.5                     6392      1068
SOLARIS 2.6 Oracle 8.1.6                     6395      1092
SOLARIS 2.7 Oracle 8.0.6                     6388      10107
SOLARIS 2.7 Oracle 8.1.5                     6384      10108
SOLARIS 2.7 Oracle 8.1.6                     6381      10109
Windows NT 4.0 DB2 5.2                       6252      1083
Windows NT 4.0 DB2 6.0                       6385      10116
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 7.3.4                  6266      1008
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.0.5                  6279      1010
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.0.6                  6247      1028
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.1.5                  6393      1011
Windows NT 4.0 SQL SERVER 6.5                6238      1006
Windows NT 4.0 SQL SERVER 7.0                6259      1003
 
OTC Feature Number 0012
 
NEONadapter for Siebel
 
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.0.6                  6267      1128
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.1.5                  6272      1111
Windows NT 4.0 SQL SERVER 7.0                6291      1103
 
OTC Feature Number 0013
 
NEONadapter for Terminals
 
AIX 4.3                                      6300      1262
HP-UX 11.00                                  6273      1231
SOLARIS 2.6                                  6294      1230
Windows NT 4.0                               6270      1204
 
OTC Feature Number 0014
 
NEONadapter for XML
 
AIX 4.2 DB2 5.2                              6277      1371
AIX 4.3 DB2 5.2                              6241      13100
AIX 4.3 DB2 6.0                              6380      13118
AIX 4.3 DB2 6.1                              6383      13103
AIX 4.3 Oracle 8.0.6                         6389      1394
AIX 4.3 Oracle 8.1.5                         6374      1366
AIX 4.3 Oracle 8.1.6                         6403      1396
AIX 4.3 Sybase 11.1                          6398      1335
HP-UX 11.00 Oracle 8.0.6                     6399      1363
HP-UX 11.00 Oracle 8.1.5                     6404      1324
HP-UX 11.00 Oracle 8.1.6                     6402      13104
 
                                             Adapter
                                             Feature   NEON
Program Name                                 Number    ID
 
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.0.6                     6409      1305
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.1.5                     6408      1368
Solaris 2.6 Oracle 8.1.6                     6416      1392
Solaris 2.6 Sybase 11.1                      6410      1342
Solaris 2.6 DB2 5.2                          6414      13111
Solaris 2.6 DB2 6.0                          6406      13117
Solaris 2.6 DB2 6.1                          6412      1316
Windows NT 4.0 DB2 5.2                       6407      1383
Windows NT 4.0 DB2 6.0                       6411      13116
Windows NT 4.0 DB2 6.1                       6401      13106
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.0.6                  6397      1328
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.1.5                  6405      1311
Windows NT 4.0 Oracle 8.1.6                  6413      13105
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 6.5                 6415      1306
Windows NT 4.0 SQLServer 7.0                 6396      1303
 
OTC Feature Number 0015
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Basic Payments               6254      1407
 
OTC Feature Number 0017
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Depository                   6290      1507
  Receipts
 
OTC Feature Number 0019
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Foreign Exchange             6262      1607
 
OTC Feature Number 0023
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Forward Rate                 6260      1707
  Agreements
 
OTC Feature Number 0020
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Interest Rate Swap           6280      1807
 
OTC Feature Number 0021
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Loan/Deposits                6289      1907
 
OTC Feature Number 0022
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Precious Metals              6264      2007
 
OTC Feature Number 0025
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - System Messages              6255      2107
 
OTC Feature Number 0018
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Documentary                  6256      2207
  Credits
 
OTC Feature Number 0016
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Collections                  6261      2307
 
OTC Feature Number 0027
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Corporate Actions            6387      2607
 
OTC Feature Number 0028
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Security Lending             6382      2707
 
                                             Adapter
                                             Feature   NEON
Program Name                                 Number    ID
 
OTC Feature Number 0024
 
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Securities Settlmt           6298      2407
  and Reconcil
 
OTC Feature Number 0026
 
NEONadapter for SWIFT                        6375      2507
  (Telex optional)
 
OTC Feature Number 0034
 
NEONadapter for SWIFT -                      6466      2500
  Telex option

Support and Subscription

To order, specify the program number, a annual charge feature number, and feature number 9001 for asset registration.

Program Number 5697-G69

                                                       Annual
                                                       Charge
                                                       Feature
Program Name                                           Number
 
NEON Enterprise Adapter                                0001
NEONadapter for e-mail                                 0003
NEONadapter for Broadvision                            0002
NEONadapter Suite for EDI                              0004
NEONadapter Suite for EDI - Single processor           0031
NEONadapter Suite for EDI - Dual processor             0029
NEONadapter Suite for EDI - Quad processor             0030
NEONadapter for FIX                                    0005
NEONadapter for i2                                     0006
NEONadapter for J.D.Edwards                            0007
NEONadapter for Oracle                                 0008
NEON Adapter for Peoplesoft                            0009
NEON Adapter for Protocols                             0010
NEONadapter for R/3                                    0011
NEONadapter for Siebel                                 0012
NEONadapter for Terminals                              0013
NEONadapter for XML                                    0014
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Basic Payments                         0015
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Depository Receipts                    0017
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Foreign Exchange                       0019
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Foward Rate Agreements                 0023
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Interest Rate Swap                     0020
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Loan/Deposits                          0021
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Precious Metals                        0022
SWIFT Msg Fmt - System Messages                        0025
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Documentary Credits                    0018
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Collections                            0016
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Corporate Actions                      0027
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Securities Lending                     0028
SWIFT Msg Fmt - Securities Settlmt & Reconcil          0024
NEONadapter for SWIFT (telex optional)                 0026
NEONadapter for SWIFT - Telex option                   0034

Packaging: Products are packaged on CD-ROM with documentation consisting of: README, Release Note, License Information, Proof of Entitlement. Media and documentation ship from the program supplier, New Era of Networks (NEON). Inc,

Subsequent updates (technical newsletters or revisions between releases) to the publications shipped with the product will be distributed to the user of record for as long as a license for this software remains in effect. A separate publication order or subscriptio is not needed.

Terms and Conditions

Vendor terms and conditions apply.

Licensing: Products presented under the IBM National Software Remarketing Program are licensed and distributed by the program supplier. With the exception of billing and payment terms, terms and conditions are as provided by the program supplier. The software is licensed to the end user for their exclusive use. They cannot sell it, transfer it, or otherwise make it available to any other entity.

Prices: Prices are provided for reference only and are subject to change without notice.

Pricing Allowance: Products are not eligible for volume, educational, or other discounts.

Disclaimer of Warranty: The information in this document concerning non-IBM products was obtained from the program supplier or from their published announcements. IBM has not tested the program supplier's products and cannot confirm the accuracy of performance, compatibility, or any other claims related to the program supplier's products. Questions on capabilities of the program supplier products should be addressed to the program supplier.

The program supplier products are not warranted by IBM, Warranty, if any, is as provide by the program supplier. IBM makes no warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Address any questions pertaining to warranty to the program supplier.

Trial Period: No trial period is available for the program supplier products.

Test Period: No test period is available for the program supplier products.

Technical Assistance: Technical assistance, installation, and usage support, if any, are as provided by the program supplier.

Program Services: Program services, if any, are provided by the program supplier.

Education Allowance: Education allowance does not apply.

Restricted Material: No

NEON Support and Maintenance Service Information

NEON's Support and Maintenance Service consists of a Technical Support Service and an Upgrade Service. NEON will provide this service for the current and one prior release of each program. NEON will automatically invoice customers for renewal on a annual basis.

Technical Support Service: NEON will provide unlimited (24 x 7) off-site support on the use and maintenance of the programs.

Upgrade Service: NEON will provide enhancements and upgrades for the purchased program.

Customer Financing

IBM Global Financing offers attractive financing to credit-qualified commercial and government customers and Business Partners in more than 40 countries. 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:

Prices

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.

Feature
Number                                         OTC
 
Program Number 5697-G68
 
0001                                          $100,000
0002                                            80,000
0003                                            55,000
0004                                           225,000
0005                                            75,000
0006                                            80,000
0007                                            95,000
0008                                            50,000
0009                                            80,000
0010                                            65,000
0011                                            95,000
0012                                            80,000
0013                                            65,000
0014                                            65,000
0015                                            15,000
0016                                             5,000
0017                                             7,500
0018                                            15,000
0019                                             5,000
0020                                            12,500
0021                                             5,000
0022                                            10,000
0023                                             2,500
0024                                            15,000
0025                                             2,500
0026                                            35,000
0027                                            15,000
0028                                            10,000
0030                                           165,000
0032                                           195,000
0033                                           125,000
0034                                            25,000
 
Feature                                        Annual
Number                                         Charge
 
Program Number 5697-G69
 
0001                                           $25,000
0002                                            20,000
0003                                            13,750
0004                                            56,250
0005                                            18,750
0006                                            20,000
0007                                            23,750
0008                                            12,500
0009                                            20,000
0010                                            16,250
0011                                            23,750
0012                                            20,000
0013                                            16,250
0014                                            16,250
0015                                             3,750
0016                                             1,250
0017                                             1,875
0018                                             3,750
0019                                             1,250
0020                                             3,125
0021                                             1,250
0022                                             2,500
0023                                               625
0024                                             3,750
0025                                               625
0026                                             8,750
0027                                             3,750
0028                                             2,500
0029                                            41,250
0030                                            48,750
0031                                            31,250
0034                                             6,250

If a replacement program is announced and the customer elects to license the replacement program for an OTC and replace the prior program, an upgrade charge may apply.

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 Use Priority/Reference Code: YE001
 
 Phone:     800-IBM-CALL
 Fax:       800-2IBM-FAX
 Internet:  ibm_direct@us.ibm.com
 Mail:      IBM Atlanta Sales Center
            Dept. YE001
            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.

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