WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition

System Requirements

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WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition adds file transfer services to WebSphere MQ for reliable, auditable secure file movement. Please see below for System requirements.

WebSphere MQ - File Transfer Edition V7.0.2

For agent and command queue managers:
-WebSphere MQ V6.0.2.4 or later
For IBM i installations:
- WebSphere MQ V6.0.2.7 (5724H72) plus
- WebSphere MQ Java Messaging and Web Services (5724L26, which accompanies
5724H72)

- WebSphere MQ V7.0.0.1, 7.0.0.2, 7.0.1
For IBM i installations:
- WebSphere MQ V7.0.1 or later


For coordination queue manager:
- WebSphere MQ V7.0.0.1, 7.0.0.2, 7.0.1
For IBM i installations:
- WebSphere MQ V7.0.1 or later

Operating System Versions supported for WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition Server and WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition Client Additional versions supported for WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition Client only
AIX AIX® 5.3 plus TL04 and appropriate firmware

AIX V6.1

AIX V7.1
AIX 5.2 with Maintenance level 3
HP-UX HP-UX 11i V2 (11.23) (Itanium)

HP-UX 11i V3 (11.31) (Itanium)

HP-UX V11.11 (PA-RISC)

Linux for System x 32-bit:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) V5.0, V5.1, V5.2, V5.3, V5.4

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V9, Service Pack 4 or later

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V10 with Service Pack 1, or later

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V11

64-bit:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) V5.3, V5.4

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V9, Service Pack 4 or later

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V10, Service Pack 1 or later

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V11
32-bit:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) V4.0 Update 8, or later

64-bit:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) V4.0, Update 3 or later
Linux for System P 64-bit:

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V9, Service Pack 3

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V10, Service Pack 2

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V11

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) V5.0.2, V5.1, V5.2, V5.3, V5.4

Linux for System z 64-bit:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) V5.0, V5.1, V5.2, V5.3, V5.4

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V10 with Service Pack 1, or later

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) V11

Solaris

Sun Solaris V10 on SPARC Sun Solaris V8 (with SunSolve-recommended Patch Cluster level) on SPARC

Sun Solaris V9 (with SunSolve-recommended Patch Cluster level) on SPARC
Windows 32-bit:

Microsoft Windows Server 2003, (Service Pack 2 or later)
(Standard or Enterprise Edition)

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2, (Service Pack 1 or later)
(Standard or Enterprise Edition)

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
(Standard or Enterprise Edition)

64-bit:

Microsoft Windows Server 2003, (Service Pack 2 or later)
(Standard or Enterprise Edition)

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2, (Service Pack 1 or later)
(Standard or Enterprise Edition)

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
(Standard or Enterprise Edition)

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
(Standard or Enterprise Edition)
32-bit:

Microsoft Windows XP Professional (Service Pack 2 or later)

Microsoft Windows 2000 Server

Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional

Microsoft Windows Vista (Business, Edition)

64-bit:

Microsoft Windows Vista (Business, Edition)

Microsoft Windows 7 (Professional or Ultimate Edition)
i5/OS, OS/400, System i, IBM i IBM Java Version 5.0 at a minimum service release level of SR8a

Version 5.4 plus:
  - PASE (5722SS1 Option 33)
  - Qshell (5722SS1 Option 30)
  - PTF 5722SS1 SI35777
  - IBM Developer Kit for Java™, J2SE 5.0
    32-bit option (5722JV1 Base + Option 8)
  - IBM Toolbox for Java™ (5722JC1)
    and PTF 5722JC1 SI36017
  - Java™ Group PTF SF99291
  - Database Group PTF SF99504

Version 6.1 plus:
  - PASE (5761SS1 Option 33)
  - Qshell (5761SS1 Option 30)
  - PTF 5761999 MF46740
  - IBM Developer Kit for Java™, J2SE 5.0
    32-bit option (5761JV1 Base + Option 8)
  - IBM Toolbox for Java™ (5761JC1)
    and PTF 5761JC1 SI36020
  - Java™ Group PTF SF99562
  - Database Group PTF SF99601

z/OS z/OS V1.6, V1.7, V1.8, V1.9, or V1.10

IBM Java Version 5.0 at a minimum service release level of SR8a

WebSphere MQ for z/OS V6.0 with at least the following fixes PK67851 (6.0.2.5 MQ Java).

WebSphere MQ for z/OS V7.0 with at least the following fix PK74350.

Hardware requirements:
Any hardware that is explicitly compatible and fully capable of running the specified operating system, all the corresponding supporting software, and any associated applications unmodified. Responsibility to provide a statement of full compatibility between machines lies with the original equipment provider (if not IBM).

z/OS Hardware requirements:
Any IBM System z processor, capable of running the required level of operating system, that has enough storage to meet the combined requirements of the programming prerequisites, WebSphere MQ for z/OS, the access methods, and the application programs.


Notes:

The prerequisites to run the database logger are as follows:

Notes:

1. If you are using Oracle 10.2, you must refer to the following technote before you use the database logger: Oracle 10.2 technote


2. If you are using Linux for System z (64-bit) with Oracle 10.2 then you need to apply APAR IZ66717 to WebSphere MQ before using the database logger

The prerequisites to run the protocol bridge agent are as follows:

To run the WebSphere MQ Explorer plug-in:

Compatibility:

WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition Servers and clients interoperate with servers and clients from any previous level of WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition.

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