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Detailed System Requirements for Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications, V8.5

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Abstract

This document details the system requirements for IBM® Tivoli® Workload Scheduler for Applications, version 8.5.

Content

This document provides details of the system requirements for all applications on all supported platforms.

The topics included are:


Operating systems Access methods
z/OS®
(Gateway)
z/OS
(Transaction Server)
SAP® R/3 PeopleSoft Oracle E-Business Suite
HP-UX
  Versions 11i v2, 11i v3 for PA-RISC   X X X X
  Version 11i v2 for Integrity   X X X X
  Version 11i v3 for Integrity   X X X X
IBM AIX®
  Versions 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 6.1   X X X X
IBM OS/390®
  Version 2.10 X        
IBM z/OS
  Version 1.8, or later X        
Linux® on zSeries®
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Server versions 4.0, 5.0 (64-bit)   X X    
  SuSE Linux Enterprise Server versions 9.0, 10.0   X X    
Linux on xSeries®
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Server versions 4.0, 5.0 (32- and 64-bit)   X X X X
  SuSE Linux Enterprise Server version 9.0 (32- and 64-bit)   X X X X
  SuSE Linux Enterprise Server version 10.0 (32- and 64-bit)   X X X X
Microsoft® Windows®
  2003: Datacenter, Enterprise, Standard   X X X  
  2003: Itanium 64 Enterprise (supported in tolerance mode 32-bit)   X X X  
  2003: Enterprise AMD64   X X X  
  2008: Standard Edition (32- and 64-bit)   X X X  
  XP Professional, with SP2   X X X  
  Vista   X X X  
Sun Solaris Operating Environment
  Versions 9, 10   X X X X
  For Opteron, version 10     X    

This section contains the following topics:

Permanent disk space requirements when installing the product

Table 2 summarizes the minimum disk space requirements you must reserve on the file system where you installed Tivoli Workload Scheduler, when installing the Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications access methods.

Table 2: Disk space requirements (MB)
Operating system SAP
(note 1)
Peoplesoft
(note 1
Oracle
(note 1
MVS
(note 1)
JVM32
(note 2)
JVM64
(note 2)
Option Editor
(note 2)
Total
 
Microsoft Windows 11 1   1 140   3 156
Microsoft Windows x64 11 1   1 140 170 3 326
IBM AIX 32 7 1 25 1 80   3 117
IBM AIX 64 7 1 25 1 80 160 3 277
Sun Solaris 32 11 1 20 1 100   3 136
Sun Solaris 64 11 1 20 1 100 190 3 326
Sun Solaris for Opteron 11 1   1   110 3 126
HP-UX for PA-RISC 32 10 1 26 1 70   3 111
HP-UX for PA-RISC 64 10 1 70 1 70 200 3 355
HP-UX for Integrity 14 1 16 1   110 3 145
Linux on xSeries 32 6 1 16 1 70   3 97
Linux on xSeries 64 6 1   1 70 110 3 191
Linux on zSeries 32 6 1   1 70   3 81
Linux on zSeries 64 7 1   1 70 110 3 192

 

Notes:
  1. These columns indicates the minimum space that you must allocate depending on the access method you install.

  2. These columns indicates the minimum space that you must allocate regardless of the access method you install.


When you install an access method, consider the temporary space needed to store the downloaded CD images indicated in Table 3 and the temporary InstallShield requirements for the product and language pack indicated in the Table 4.

 

Table 3: Temporary requirements to store the downloaded CD images
CD
Disk space (MB)
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for AIX
446
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for HP-UX for Integrity
592
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for HP-UX for PA-RISC
641
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for Linux
375
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for Linux S390
397
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for Sun Solaris
540
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for Sun Solaris for Opteron
270
Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications V8.5 for Windows
391
Quick Start CD
1

 

Temporary InstallShield requirements

Table 4 summarizes the temporary space required to install Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications using the InstallShield installation method. The other installation methods do not have any temporary space requirements.

Table 4: Temporary InstallShield requirements
Operating system
InstallShield temporary space (MB)
HP-UX for Integrity
250
HP-UX for PA-RISC
330
IBM AIX
180
Linux on System z
160
Linux on System x
165
Microsoft Windows
205
Sun Solaris Operating Environment
250
Sun Solaris Operating Environment for Opteron
110

 


This section details the versions of the applications that Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications version 8.5, supports:

Oracle

You must have Oracle Applications version 10.7 or Oracle E-Business Suite versions 11.0 or 11.i already installed, configured, and working.

PeopleSoft

You must have PeopleTools version 8.4.4 or later already installed, configured, and working.

In addition, you must have access to the psjoa.jar file located in the ps_home\class directory of the indicated version.

SAP R/3

You must have one of the following installed, configured, and working: SAP R/3 version 4.6D, 4.7, 6.10, 6.20, 6.30, 6.40, 7.00, or 7.10.

    SAP Notes

    The following is a list of the SAP Notes to apply:

    SAP Version SAP Notes
    4.6D 326752, 352606, 357924, 399449, 435111, 453135, 517672, 602683, 604496, 610480, 612564, 684106, 758829, 784446, 790615, 792767, 833777
    4.7 unicode/non-unicode 602683, 604496, 610480, 612564, 684106, 758829, 833777
    6.10 unicode/non-unicode 357924, 399449, 435111, 453135, 517672, 602683, 604496, 610480, 612564, 635095, 684106, 758829, 784446, 790615, 792767, 833777
    6.20 unicode/non-unicode 602683, 604496, 612564, 635095, 684106, 758829, 792767, 833777, 1079601, 1257432, 1299738
    6.30 unicode/non-unicode 602683, 604496, 612564, 684106, 758829, 792767, 833777
    6.40 unicode/non-unicode 602683, 604496, 612564, 635095, 684106, 758829, 784446, 790615, 792767, 833777, 1079601, 1257432, 1299738
    7.00 unicode/non-unicode 684106, 792767, 833777, 862989, 1257432, 1299738
    7.10 unicode/non-unicode 1257432, 1299738

    • For more information about unicode support, see the IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications User's Guide.
    • Notes 399449 resolve print parameter issues. Notes 357924 and 517672 are release-independent.
    • Note 758829 resolves job step management problems.
    • Notes 602683, 604496, and 612564 are required if you want to use the BC-XBP 2.0 interface.
    • Notes 684106 applies only to Windows operating systems.
    • Server groups are supported by IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications on the following versions of SAP Basis:
      • 6.10 with support package 40
      • 6.20 with support package 41
      • 6.40 with support package 4, and later

    SAP Business Warehouse

    • InfoPackages are supported by Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications on SAP Business Warehouse systems 2.0B, or later.
    • Process chains are supported on SAP Business Warehouse systems version 3.0B, or later.
    • The Support Package 9 (SAPKW31009) for SAP Business Warehouse version 3.1 is required so that the extended agent is able to launch Process Chains.

    SAP Certification

    Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications 8.5 is certified by SAP for the following two SAP interfaces:

    • BW-SCH 3.0 - Scheduling for SAP BW 3.0
    • BC-XBP 6.10 - Background Processing, Job Scheduling 6.10 (version 2.0)

      Certification Category: Background Processing, Business Information Warehouse, Job Scheduling, Platform User Licensing Compliant, Scheduling, Solution Manager Ready, System Management SAP Certified - Integration with SAP NetWeaver®

z/OS

You must have the following installed, configured, and working:

Software requirements Versions
TCP/IP One of the following:
  • IBM V3.1, or later
  • Interlink V3.1, or later
  • Open Connect V2.3, or later
Job Scheduling Interface
  • JES2 or JES3.
    Note: In a z/OS Parallel Sysplex ® environment, a JES job must be run on the LPAR where it is submitted.
  • OPC interface: IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler for z/OS.

Change history

This change history applies to this document and the Tech Notes documents to which it links.

  • 24 June 2009: Original publication date.
  • 13 July 2009: Windows 2008 added to the table of supported platforms.

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Document information

More support for: Tivoli Workload Scheduler for Applications

Software version: 8.5

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #: 7015474

Modified date: 13 July 2009


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