IBM Mashup Accelerator offers streamlined integration of IBM Mashup Center V2.0 with WebSphere Portal V6.1.5IBM United States Software Announcement 209-470
December 8, 2009
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IBM® Mashup Accelerator with Portal Server V6.1.5 further empowers portal users to contribute to, as well as manage, portal content and presentation.
IBM Mashup Accelerator enables you to use mashups directly in WebSphere® Portal, providing greater flexibility and increased value. IBM Mashup Accelerator is an easy-to-use business mashup platform, supporting line-of-business assembly of dynamic situational applications -- with the management, security, and governance capabilities IT requires. IBM Mashup Accelerator is a streamlined integration of IBM Mashup Center V2.0 with WebSphere Portal V6.1.5 that helps organizations empower business users to increase their effectiveness, and deliver new applications and capabilities in minutes, hours, and days, instead of months.
With IBM Mashup Accelerator, it is possible to use mashups, widgets, and feeds from Mashup Center in Portal pages -- helping organizations reduce application backlog and lower costs and development time with a single integrated platform for portal and mashups. It lets organizations quickly assemble mashups, try them out and customize them, then deploy them through WebSphere Portal, acting as an incubator for new Portal applications. It can also be used to create widgets that can be deployed in Mashup Center or WebSphere Portal, and support creation of mashups from inside the WebSphere Portal environment.
Refer to Software Announcement 209-360, dated October 27, 2009.
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|Planned availability date|
December 8, 2009, electronic software delivery
December 11, 2009, media and documentation
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|Availability of national languages|
Product description Language GA date IBM Mashup Accelerator V2.0.0 Multilingual (French, December 11, 2009 Korean, Chinese - Simplified, Spanish, Portuguese-Brazilian, German, Japanese, Chinese - Traditional, English, Italian) Mashup Acc w/Portal Server Multilingual (French, December 11, 2009 V2.0.0 Korean, Chinese - Simplified, Spanish, Portuguese-Brazilian, German, Japanese, Chinese - Traditional, English, Italian)
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Program number VRM Program name 5724-V33 2.0.0 IBM Mashup Accelerator
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Product Licensed function title Product group category IBM Mashup Accelerator Mashup Maker Mashup Center IBM Mashup Accelerator with Portal Mashup Maker Mashup Center Server
PID Charge unit Program name number description IBM Mashup Accelerator 5724-V33 Per Processor Value Unit (PVU) IBM Mashup Accelerator 5724-V33 Per 20 Authorized Users IBM Mashup Accelerator with Portal 5724-V33 Per 20 Server Authorized Users IBM Mashup Accelerator with Portal 5724-V33 Per Processor Server Value Unit (PVU)
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Processor Value Unit (PVU)
Processor Value Unit (PVU) is a unit of measure by which this software product can be licensed. PVU entitlements are based on processor technology (defined within the PVU table1 by processor vendor, brand, type, and model number). IBM continues to define a processor, for purposes of PVU-based licensing, to be each processor core on a chip. Each software product has a unique price per PVU. To determine the total cost of deploying an individual software product in a specific hardware environment, you must take the following steps:
- For each processor core in the hardware environment on which the software product is to be licensed, determine the PVU requirement based on its processor technology per the PVU table1.
- Add the PVU requirements for all processor cores in the hardware environment.
- Multiply the software product's price per PVU by the total number of PVUs required as determined in step 2 above.
PVU entitlements are specific to a software product and may not be exchanged, interchanged, or aggregated with PVU entitlements of another software product.
Unless you have deployed eligible sub-capacity products according to the sub-capacity1 terms, you must obtain PVU Proof of Entitlements (PoEs) for the maximum number of activated2 physical processor cores in the hardware environment made available to or managed by the software product. This is also referred to as full capacity licensing.
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- Activated processor cores are physical processor cores that are available
for use in a server. They include processor cores:
- That are activated (available for use) when the server is shipped by the manufacturer
- That are activated subsequently through activation codes purchased from the server manufacturer by the customer
- Whose capacity can be limited by the customer through Virtualization technologies, operating system commands, and BIOS settings
Passport Advantage program licenses
IBM Mashup Accelerator
Part Part description number IBM Mashup Accelerator IBM Mashup Accelerator Per 20 Authorized Users Annual E08APLL SW S&S Rnwl IBM Mashup Accelerator Per 20 Authorized Users Lic + SW D0BZSLL S&S 12 Mo IBM Mashup Accelerator Per 20 Authorized Users SW S&S D0BZTLL Reinstate 12 Mo IBM Mashup Accelerator Per Processor Value Unit (PVU) E08ANLL Annual SW S&S Rnwl IBM Mashup Accelerator Per Processor Value Unit (PVU) D0BZQLL Lic + SW S&S 12 Mo IBM Mashup Accelerator Per Processor Value Unit (PVU) D0BZRLL SW S&S Reinst 12 Mo
IBM Mashup Accelerator
Part Part description number IBM Mashup Accelerator with Portal Server IBM Mashup Accelerator w/Portal Server 20 Auth Usr E08ARLL Annual SW S&S Rnwl IBM Mashup Accelerator w/Portal Server 20 Auth Usr Lic D0BZWLL + SW S&S 12 Mo IBM Mashup Accelerator w/Portal Server 20 Auth Usr SW D0BZXLL S&S Reinstate 12 Mo IBM Mashup Accelerator w/Portal Server Proc VU Annual E08AQLL SW S&S Rnwl IBM Mashup Accelerator w/Portal Server Proc VU Lic + SW D0BZULL S&S 12 Mo IBM Mashup Accelerator w/Portal Server Proc VU SW S&S D0BZVLL Reinstate 12 Mo
Passport Advantage supply
Part Program name/description number IBM Mashup Accelerator V2.0.0 IBM Mashup Accelerator Red Hat Enterprise Linux® (RHEL) BS09BML base server),Window Mashup Acc w/Portal Server V2.0.0 IBM Mashup Accelerator with WebSphere Portal Server BS09CML V2.0 ML MP Media Pack
Passport Advantage customer: Media pack entitlement details
Customers with active maintenance or subscription for the products listed are entitled to receive the corresponding media pack.
Mashup Accelerator with WebSphere Portal Server V2.0.0
Entitled maintenance Part offerings description Media packs description number IBM Mashup Accelerator IBM Mashup Accelerator BS09CML with Portal Server 20 with WebSphere Portal Authorized Users Server V2.0 ML MP Media Pack IBM Mashup Accelerator IBM Mashup Accelerator BS09CML with Portal Server with WebSphere Portal Processor Value Unit Server V2.0 ML MP Media Pack
IBM Mashup Accelerator V2.0.0
Entitled maintenance Part offerings description Media packs description number IBM Mashup Accelerator 20 IBM Mashup Accelerator Red BS09BML Authorized Users Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) base server),Window IBM Mashup Accelerator IBM Mashup Accelerator Red BS09BML Processor Value Unit Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) base server),Window
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Program Program name number Form number IBM Mashup Accelerator 5724-V33 L-RKAR-7WZREB
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