IBM United States
Software Announcement 202-247
September 24, 2002
Macromedia ColdFusion MX for IBM WebSphere Application Server Merges Power and Productivity For Your Business
(Corrected on February 6, 2003)
POWER/3 for AIX was included in the Key Prerequisites section.
Corrections were also made to clarify Hardware and Software Requirements
under the Technical Information section.
At a Glance
Macromedia ColdFusion MX for WebSphere Application Server offers the following benefits:
Macromedia ColdFusion MX for WebSphere® Application Server includes IBM support. Support subscription and volume discounts are included with the IBM Passport Advantage licensing.
Macromedia ColdFusion MX for WebSphere Application Server lets you add ColdFusion server scripting capabilities to your WebSphere environment. As a result, you can optimize your development teams and extend your business. In addition, ColdFusion MX for WebSphere lets existing users of ColdFusion make their applications run faster by deploying them on WebSphere's high-performance infrastructure, taking advantage of features such as:
WebSphere allows ColdFusion applications to access standards-based Web services engine, security, and Enterprise Java Beans.
The products in this announcement are available as a part of the IBM Developer Sales Channel Software Remarketing program. Product information has been provided by the program supplier, Macromedia.
Planned Availability Dates
ColdFusion MX introduces an innovative new architecture to the ColdFusion environment that merges the ease of use and productivity of ColdFusion with the power of the J2EE and .NET platforms. Now, developers get the benefit of these emerging infrastructure standards without the associated complexity.
Built on a completely standards-based infrastructure, ColdFusion MX Server runs on the WebSphere Application Server which provides the following:
The innovative architecture of ColdFusion MX affords customers much greater flexibility in deploying ColdFusion applications and integrating them with the rest of the enterprise infrastructure.
Product information is available through Offering Information (OITOOL) at:
Specified Operating Environment
WebSphere Application Server
CD-ROM, PPA Media Pack Pointer Sheet, License Information Booklet,
Installing ColdFusion MX, Quick Reference Guide, Training Flyer,
Coldfusion Developers Journal card, Registration Incentive card,
Security, Auditability, and Control
Macromedia ColdFusion MX for WebSphere Application Server uses the security and auditability features of the operation system
Security and auditability features of the Macromedia Coldfusion MX for WebSphere Application Server are:
The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communication facilities.
Macromedia ColdFusion MX for WebSphere Application Server is an application server product which has one charge unit per processor.
Part Description Number Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07ENA for WebSphere Application Server Media Package English Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07EFR for WebSphere Application Server Media Package French Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07EDE for WebSphere Application Server Media Package German Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07EJA for WebSphere Application Server Media Package Japanese Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07FNA for WebSphere Application Server Documentation Package English Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07FFR for WebSphere Application Server Documentation Package French Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07FDE for WebSphere Application Server Documentation Package German Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07FJA for WebSphere Application Server Documentation Package Japanese Macromedia ColdFusion MX D51JDLL per processor LIC/SW MAINT 1 ANNIV Macromedia ColdFusion MX D51JELL per processor LIC/SW MAINT 2 ANNIV Macromedia ColdFusion MX E00HCLL per processor SW MAINT RNWL 1 ANNIV Macromedia ColdFusion MX D51JFLL per processor SW MAINT AFT LIC 1 ANNIV
Terms and Conditions
Licensing: IBM International Program License Agreement. Proofs of Entitlement are required for all authorized use. Part number products only, offered outside of Passport Advantage, where applicable, are license only and do not include Software Maintenance.
This software license includes Software Maintenance, previously referred to as Software Subscription and Technical Support.
Money-Back Guarantee: If for any reason you are dissatisfied with the Program, return it within 30 days from the invoice date, to the party (either IBM or its reseller) from whom you acquired it, for a refund. This applies only to your first acquisition of the Program.
Software Maintenance, previously referred to as Subscription and Technical Support, is now included in the Passport Advantage Agreement. Installation and technical support for the products announced in this letter is provided by the Software Maintenance offering of the IBM International Passport Advantage Agreement. This fee service enhances customer productivity by providing voice and/or electronic access into the IBM support organizations.
IBM includes Software Maintenance with each program acquired during the coverage period. The coverage period means the period commencing on the date you acquire the program up to the first or second anniversary date, depending on whether you acquired coverage for one or two anniversaries. The coverage period for Software Maintenance acquired in the two months preceding an anniversary date will be extended to the next applicable anniversary date.
While your Software Maintenance is in effect, IBM provides you assistance for your routine, short duration installation, and usage (how-to) questions and code-related questions. IBM provides assistance via telephone and, if available, electronic access, only to your information systems (IS) technical support personnel during the normal business hours (published prime shift hours) of your IBM support center. This assistance is not available to your end users. IBM provides Severity 1 assistance 24 hours a day, every day of the year. For additional details, consult your IBM Software Support Guide at:
Software Maintenance does not include assistance for the design and development of applications, your use of programs in other than their specified operating environment, or failures caused by products for which IBM is not responsible under this agreement.
For more information, about the Passport Advantage Agreement, refer to the IBM International Passport Advantage Agreement Software Announcement 201-202 , dated July 10, 2001, or visit the Passport Advantage Web site at:
For Passport Advantage and charges, contact your authorized Lotus® Business Partner.
Part Description Number Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07ENA for WebSphere Application Server-English Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07EFR for WebSphere Application Server-French Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07EDE for WebSphere Application Server-German Macromedia ColdFusion MX BA07EJA for WebSphere Application Server-Japan
For Passport Advantage and charges, contact your authorized IBM Lotus Business Partner. Additional information is also available on the Passport Advantage Web site:
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