IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1 provides the ability to plan, budget, and forecast in a collaborative, secure manner

IBM United States Software Announcement 211-386
November 22, 2011


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Overview Overview Publications Publications
Key prerequisites Key prerequisites Technical information Technical information
Planned availability date Planned availability date Ordering information Ordering information
Description Description Terms and conditions Terms and conditions
Program number Program number Prices Prices


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Overview
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IBM® Cognos® Planning V10.1.1 helps you drive levels of forecasting with improved speed, ease and greater insight into your enterprise's performance. It provides the tools to turn strategy into discrete plans, budgets, and forecasts with higher levels of participation. It takes your organization's overall strategy plan and breaks it down into the activities, decisions and initiatives necessary to achieve that improved performance.

The result is improved forecast reliability and thus improved strategic management of your resources.

IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1 delivers:

  • Stronger analytics for managing your company's performance
  • Greater accuracy in planning/budgeting cycle times and reduced planning cycle times
  • Easier, faster data extraction
  • Conformance with IBM Cognos Business Intelligence V10.1.1, as well as Microsoft™ Office 2010
  • Enhanced installation
  • Improved performance and stability

All existing IBM Cognos Planning customers can download IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1 on November 22, 2011.

For complete licensing and packaging details, visit

http://www.ibm.com/software/analytics/cognos/planning/


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Key prerequisites
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Refer to the Technical information section for details.



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Planned availability date
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  • November 22, 2011: Electronic availability
  • November 29, 2011: Media availability


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Description
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IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1 includes the following enhancements:

Improvements in IBM Cognos Planning Contributor Web, including:

  • Greater speed in planning and analyzing key metrics and plan data
  • Custom multi-e.list view accessed at the work flow page
    • End users can customize their own multi-e.list views.
    • Allows users to customize totals based on multi-e.list selection.
    • Provides an improved perspective on plan elements.
  • Options for hierarchies in the web grid:
    • Choose to view dimensions as a hierarchy or list
    • Gives more visibility to cube dimensions
  • Improved work flow performance for large e-list structures

Faster extraction of data

  • Delivers a new simple macro in IBM Cognos Planning Contributor Administration
  • Provides option to more rapidly extract data to flat files
  • Speeds up data warehouse and data mart feeds and maintenance
  • Improves speed of data movement to tools such as IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (BI) Transformer and IBM Cognos TM1®

Conformance with the following:

  • IBM Cognos BI V10.1.1
    • The complete range of BI capabilities includes query and reporting, analysis, dashboarding and scorecarding.
    • IBM Cognos BI supports the way people think and work.
      • Users have a complete perspective of their business from a single unified workspace.
      • This allows them to see historical information, real-time information from IBM Cognos Real-time Monitoring as well as future information in the form of predictive analysis results.
      • Users can progressively interact with information and seamlessly go from reading a report to actually being able to modify that report or author a new one -- without being constrained and requiring a professional report author or someone highly technical from IT.
      • With the built-in collaboration and social networking, users can quickly establish decision networks to share insights and drive toward a collective intelligence, providing transparency and accountability to drive alignment and consensus, and communicate and coordinate tasks to engage the right people at the right time.

The following new releases are added to conformance:

  • Microsoft Office 2010
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows™ 7 SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • Microsoft Internet Information Server 7.5
  • Citrix XenApp 6.0

New modularized install kits enable more flexible, rapid implementation strategies:

  • Enables more flexible, rapid implementation strategies
    • A new complete IBM Cognos Planning installation kit with Administration, Server, and Contributor components.
    • During deployment of IBM Cognos Planning Server components, the administrator can define the application tier components that are enabled.
    • Supports install kits for Gateways for Windows and non-Windows systems, including IBM AIX®, HP-UX (PA-RISC), HP-UX Itanium™, Microsoft Windows, Novell SUSE Linux™ Enterprise, Red Hat Linux, Sun Solaris, and Linux on IBM System z®.

Accessibility by people with disabilities

A US Section 508 Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) can be requested via the IBM website

http://www.ibm.com/able/product_accessibility/index.html


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Availability of national languages
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Product description            Language           General availaility date
 
IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1    Multilingual       November 29, 2011
                               (French, German,
                               Swedish, Japanese,
                               English, Finnish)


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Program number
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Program    
number     VRM         Program name 
 
5724-W34   10.1.1      IBM Cognos Planning


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Offering Information
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Product information is available via the Offering Information website

http://www.ibm.com/common/ssi

Also, visit the Passport Advantage® website

http://www.ibm.com/software/passportadvantage


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Publications
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No publications are shipped with this product.

The IBM Publications Center

http://www.ibm.com/shop/publications/order

The Publications Center is a worldwide central repository for IBM product publications and marketing material with a catalog of 70,000 items. Extensive search facilities are provided. Payment options for orders are via credit card (in the U.S.) or customer number for 20 countries. A large number of publications are available online in various file formats, and they can all be downloaded by all countries.



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Technical information
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Specified operating environment

Hardware requirements

For complete details concerning the minimum hardware requirements to install and run IBM Cognos software, refer to the Installation and Configuration Guide for each product. The publication can be found at

http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/cfpm/v10r1m0/
Software requirements

For complete details concerning the minimum software requirements to install and run IBM Cognos software, refer to the Installation and Configuration Guide for each product, which can be found at

http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/cfpm/v10r1m0/

Software environment statement

IBM Cognos product strategy includes leveraging industry-standard platforms such as operating systems, databases, and application servers. In order to provide the best service possible, IBM certifies each of our products to run on specific versions of these platforms. For complete details concerning supported software environments for IBM Cognos software, visit

http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27014436

The program's specifications and specified operating environment information may be found in documentation accompanying the program, if available, such as a README file, or other information published by IBM, such as an announcement letter. Documentation and other program content may be supplied only in the English language.

Planning information

Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) is included with licenses purchased through Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express®. Product upgrades and technical support are provided by the Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) offering as described in the Agreements. Product upgrades provide the latest versions and releases to entitled software, and technical support provides voice and electronic access to IBM support organizations, worldwide.

IBM includes one year of Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) with each program license acquired. The initial period of Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) can be extended by the purchase of a renewal option, if available.

Security, auditability, and control

The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communication facilities.



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Ordering information
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This product is only available via Passport Advantage. It is not available as shrinkwrap.

These products may only be sold directly by IBM or by authorized IBM Business Partners for Software Value Plus.

For more information about Software Value Plus, visit

http://www-01.ibm.com/software/info/itsolutions/softwarevalueplus/

To locate IBM Business Partners Software Value Plus in your geography for a specific Software Value Plus portfolio, contact your IBM representative.

Product information

                                                       Product
Licensed function title             Product group      category
 
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning      Cognos Planning    Cognos Enterprise
 Contributor                                            Planning
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning      Cognos Planning    Cognos Enterprise
 Limited Use Contributor                                Planning
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning      Cognos Planning    Cognos Enterprise
 Modeler                                                Planning           
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning for  Cognis Planning    Cognos Enterprise
 Non-Production Environment                             Planning
IBM Cognos Planning Add-in for      Cognos Planning    Cognos Planning
 Microsoft Excel
IBM Cognos Planning Contributor     Cognos Planning    Cognos Planning
IBM Cognos Planning Manager         Cognos Planning    Cognos Planning
IBM Cognos Planning Modeler         Cognos Planning    Cognos Planning
IBM Cognos Planning for             Cognos Planning    Cognos Planning
 Non-Production Environment
Program name                          PID        Charge unit
                                      number     description
 
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning        5724-W34   Per Authorized User
 Contributor                                      
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning        5724-W34   Per Processor Value Unit 
 Limited Use Contributor                          PVU)
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning        5724-W34   Per Authorized User
 Modeler                                          
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning for    5724-W34   Per PVU
 Non-Production Environment                        
IBM Cognos Planning Add-in for        5724-W34   Per Authorized User
 Microsoft Excel                                  
IBM Cognos Planning Contributor       5724-W34   Per Authorized User                                       
IBM Cognos Planning Manager           5724-W34   PA Per Authorized User                                  
IBM Cognos Planning Modeler           5724-W34   Per Authorized User
IBM Cognos Planning for               5724-W34   Per PVU
 Non-Production Environment                       

Charge metrics definitions

Authorized User

Authorized User is a unit of measure by which the program can be licensed. An Authorized User is a unique person who is given access to the program. The program may be installed on any number of computers or servers and each Authorized User may have simultaneous access to any number of instances of the program at one time. Licensee must obtain separate, dedicated entitlements for each Authorized User given access to the program in any manner directly or indirectly (for example: via a multiplexing program, device, or application server) through any means. An entitlement for an Authorized User is unique to that Authorized User and may not be shared, nor may it be reassigned other than for the permanent transfer of the Authorized User entitlement to another person.

Processor Value Unit (PVU)

Processor Value Unit (PVU) is a unit of measure by which the program can be licensed. The number of PVU entitlements required is based on the processor technology (defined within the PVU Table by Processor Value, Brand, Type and Model Number at http://www.ibm.com/software/lotus/passportadvantage/pvu_licensing_for_customers.html) and the number of processors made available to the program. IBM continues to define a processor, for the purpose of PVU-based licensing, to be each processor core on a chip. A dual-core processor chip, for example, has two processor cores

Licensee can deploy the program using either Full Capacity licensing or Virtualization Capacity (Sub-Capacity) licensing according to the Passport Advantage Sub-Capacity Licensing Terms (see webpage below). If using Full Capacity licensing, Licensee must obtain PVU entitlements sufficient to cover all activated processor cores* in the physical hardware environment made available to or managed by the program, except for those servers from which the program has been permanently removed. If using Virtualization Capacity licensing, Licensee must obtain entitlements sufficient to cover all activated processor cores made available to or managed by the program, as defined according to the Virtualization Capacity License Counting Rules at http://www.ibm.com/software/lotus/passportadvantage/Counting_Software_licenses_using_specific_virtualization_technologies.html

* An Activated processor core is a processor core that is available for use in a physical or virtual server, regardless of whether the capacity of the processor core can be or is limited through virtualization technologies, operating system commands, BIOS settings, or similar restrictions.

Note: Some programs may require licenses for the program AND what is being managed. In that case, the following applies: In addition to the entitlements required for the program directly, Licensee must obtain PVU entitlements for this program sufficient to cover the processor cores managed by the program.

Note: Some programs may be licensed on a managed basis ONLY. In that case, the following applies: Instead of the entitlements required for the program directly, Licensee must obtain PVU entitlements for this program sufficient to cover the processor cores managed by the program.

Note: A few programs on an exception basis may be licensed on a referenced basis. In that case, the following applies: Rather than obtaining entitlements for the activated processor cores available to the program, Licensee must obtain PVU entitlements for this program sufficient to cover the environment made available to the Referenced program as if the program itself were executing everywhere the Referenced program was executing, independent of the basis on which the Referenced program is licensed.

Note: Express and Workgroup programs may be licensed with maximum use terms. In that case, the following applies: The maximum authorized use terms and conditions for PVU licensed IBM Express and Middleware programs can be found in the IBM Express and Middleware Licensing Guide.

Passport Advantage program licenses

IBM Cognos Planning

Part description                                         Part
                                                         number
 
IBM Cognos Planning Modeler
IBM Cognos Planning Modeler Per Authorized User Annual   E064QLL
 SW S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos Planning Modeler Per Authorized User Lic +    D076PLL
 SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning Modeler Per Authorized User SW S&S   D076QLL
 Reinstate 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning Contributor
IBM Cognos Planning Contributor Per Authorized User      E064RLL
 Annual SW S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos Planning Contributor Per Authorized User Lic  D076RLL
 + SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning Contributor Per Authorized User SW   D076SLL
 S&S Reinstate 12Mo
IBM Cognos Planning Add-in for Microsoft Excel
IBM Cognos Planning MS Excel Per Authorized User Annual  E064SLL
 SW S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos Planning MS Excel Per Authorized User Lic +   D076TLL
 SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning MS Excel Per Authorized User SW S&S  D076ULL
 Reinstate 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning for Non-Production Environment
IBM Cognos Planning Non Prod Processor Value Unit (PVU)  E064TLL
 Annual SW S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos Planning Non Prod Processor Value Unit (PVU)  D076VLL
 Lic + SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning Non Prod Processor Value Unit (PVU)  D076WLL
 SW S&S Reinst 12Mo
IBM Cognos Planning Manager
IBM Cognos Planning Manager Per Authorized User Annual   E064ULL
 SW S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos Planning Manager Per Authorized User Lic +    D076XLL
 SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning Manager Per Authorized User SW S&S   D076YLL
 Reinstate 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning Contributor
IBM Cognos EP Contributor Per Authorized User Annual SW  E064WLL
 S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos EP Contributor Per Authorized User Lic + SW   D077BLL
 S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos EP Contributor Per Authorized User SW S&S     D077CLL
 Reinstate 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning for Non-Production Environment
IBM Cognos EP Contr NonProd Processor Value Unit (PVU)   E064XLL
 Annual SW S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos EP Contr NonProd Processor Value Unit (PVU)   D077DLL
 Lic + SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos EP Contr NonProd Processor Value Unit (PVU)   D077ELL
 SW S&S Reinst 12Mo
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning Limited Use Contributor
IBM Cognos EP Contr LU Processor Value Unit (PVU)        E064YLL
 Annual SW S&S Rnwl
IBM Cognos EP Contr LU Processor Value Unit (PVU) Lic +  D077FLL
 SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos EP Contr LU Processor Value Unit (PVU) SW     D077GLL
 S&S Reinst 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning Modeler
IBM Cognos EP Modeler Per Authorized User Annual SW S&S  E064VLL
 Rnwl
IBM Cognos EP Modeler Per Authorized User Lic + SW S&S   D0772LL
 12 Mo
IBM Cognos EP Modeler Per Authorized User SW S&S         D0773LL
 Reinstate 12 Mo

Passport Advantage trade-up licenses

IBM Cognos Planning

Precursor product           Trade-up product            Trade-up
                                                        part
                                                        number
 
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning for
 Non-Production Environment
Tier 1                      IBM Cognos EntPlan Contrib  D0A0RLL
                             NonProd PVU TUFr Tier 1
                             TrdUp Lic+SW S&S 12Mo
IBM Cognos Enterprise Planning Modeler
IBM Cognos Planning         Cognos Enterprise Plan Mod  D076ZLL
 Analyst                     Authorized User(s) Lic +
                             SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning         Cognos Enterprise Plan Mod  D0771LL
 Administrator               Authorized User(s) Lic +
                             SW S&S 12 Mo
IBM Cognos Planning         IBM Cognos Enterprise Plan  D0770LL
 Manager Modeler             Mod Authorized User(s) Lic
                             + SW S&S 12 Mo

Passport Advantage supply

Program name/description                                 Part
                                                         number
 
IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1
IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1 Windows Multilingual Media    B504VML
 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.

IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1

Entitled maintenance        Media packs description     Part
offerings description                                   number
 
Cog EP Contributor          IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 Authorized User             Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog EP Contributor Limited  IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 Use PVU                     Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog EP Contributor          IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 Non-Prod PVU                Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog EP Modeler Authorized   IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 User                        Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog Planning Contrib Auth   IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 user                        Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog Planning MSExcel Auth   IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 user                        Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog Planning Manager Auth   IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 user                        Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog Planning Modeler Auth   IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
 user                        Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack
Cog Planning Non-prod PVU   IBM Cognos Planning 10.1.1  B504VML
                             Windows Multilingual Media
                             Pack


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Terms and conditions
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The information provided in this announcement letter is for reference and convenience purposes only. The terms and conditions that govern any transaction with IBM are contained in the applicable contract documents such as the IBM International Program License Agreement, IBM International Passport Advantage Agreement, and the IBM Agreement for Acquisition of Software Maintenance.

Licensing

IBM International Program License Agreement including the License Information document and Proof of Entitlement (PoE) govern your use of the program. PoEs 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 Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance).

License Information form number
Program name              Program    Form number
                          number
 
IBM Cognos Planning       5724-W34   L-LCOE-8JFRTK

The program's License Information will be available for review on the IBM Software License Agreement website

http://www.ibm.com/software/sla/sladb.nsf
Limited warranty applies

Yes

Limited warranty

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http://www.ibm.com/support/handbook

IBM will maintain this information for at least one year after the original licensee acquires the program (warranty period).

Program technical support

IBM Cognos Planning V10.1.1 is a modification of the IBM Cognos Planning V10.1 (Version 10 Release 1) program. As such, program technical support for this modification will be available for a minimum of five years from the general availability date of the release it is based on, as long as your Software Maintenance is in effect. This technical support allows you to obtain assistance (via telephone or electronic means) from IBM for product-specific, task-oriented questions regarding the installation and operation of the program product.

Software Maintenance also provides you with access to updates (modifications or fixes), releases, and versions of the program. You will be notified, via announcement letter, of discontinuance of support with 12 months' notice. If you require additional technical support from IBM, including an extension of support beyond the discontinuance date, contact your IBM representative or IBM Business Partner. This extension may be available for a fee.

Money-back guarantee

For clarification, note that if for any reason you are dissatisfied with the program and you are the original licensee, you may obtain a refund of the amount you paid for it, if within 30 days of your invoice date you return the program and its PoE to the party from whom you obtained it. If you downloaded the program, you may contact the party from whom you acquired it for instructions on how to obtain the refund.

For clarification, note that for programs acquired under the IBM International Passport Advantage Agreement, this term applies only to your first acquisition of the program.

Volume orders (IVO)

No

Passport Advantage applies

Yes, and through the Passport Advantage website at

http://www.ibm.com/software/passportadvantage

This product is only available via Passport Advantage. It is not available as shrinkwrap.

Usage restriction

Yes. For additional information, refer to the License Information Document that is available on the IBM Software License Agreement website

http://www.ibm.com/software/sla/sladb.nsf
Software Subscription and Support (Software Maintenance)

Yes. Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) is included with licenses purchased through Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express. Product upgrades and technical support are provided by the Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) offering as described in the Agreements. Product upgrades provide the latest versions and releases to entitled software and Technical Support provides voice and electronic access to IBM support organizations, worldwide.

IBM includes one year of Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) with each program license acquired. The initial period of Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance) can be extended by the purchase of a renewal option, if available.

While your Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as 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, 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, 7 days a week. For additional details, consult your IBM Software Support Handbook at

http://www.ibm.com/support/handbook

Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as 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 the applicable agreements.

For additional information about the International Passport Advantage Agreement and the IBM International Passport Advantage Express Agreement, visit the Passport Advantage website at

http://www.ibm.com/software/passportadvantage
System i Software Maintenance applies

No

Educational allowance available

Not applicable.



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IBM has transformed its delivery of hardware and software support services to help you achieve higher system availability. Electronic Services is a web-enabled solution that offers an exclusive, no-additional-charge enhancement to the service and support available for IBM servers. These services are designed to provide the opportunity for greater system availability with faster problem resolution and preemptive monitoring. Electronic Services comprises two separate, but complementary, elements: Electronic Services news page and Electronic Services Agent.

The Electronic Services news page is a single Internet entry point that replaces the multiple entry points traditionally used to access IBM Internet services and support. The news page enables you to gain easier access to IBM resources for assistance in resolving technical problems.

The Electronic Service Agent™ is no-additional-charge software that resides on your server. It monitors events and transmits system inventory information to IBM on a periodic, client-defined timetable. The Electronic Service Agent automatically reports hardware problems to IBM. Early knowledge about potential problems enables IBM to deliver proactive service that may result in higher system availability and performance. In addition, information collected through the Service Agent is made available to IBM service support representatives when they help answer your questions or diagnose problems. Installation and use of IBM Electronic Service Agent for problem reporting enables IBM to provide better support and service for your IBM server.



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