Validated stack for the IBM Smart Analytics System 7600 (without control console)



This document describes the software and firmware stack validated for the IBM Smart Analytics System 7600. It applies to systems that do not include the IBM Smart Analytics System 7600 Control Console.


IBM Smart Analytics System Support strongly recommends that you remain on a validated software and firmware stack for an IBM Smart Analytics System environment. The software and firmware levels within a validated stack have been tested together by IBM. If you must deviate from a validated stack, consult the FAQ about software and firmware upgrades.

For information about the recommended stack if you have the IBM Smart Analytics System 7600 Control Console, see the following technote.

For information about previous stacks, see the version history of the stack page.

Software stack (August 22, 2014)

Component Version
IBM AIX 6.1 TL9 SP3 (6100-09-03-1415)
IBM General Parallel File System
IBM Remote Support Manager for Storage 2.3.2 or later
IBM DS Storage Manager 10.84
IBM Smart Analytics System 7600 Software IBM InfoSphere Warehouse 9.7.7 or -- [1]
IBM DB2 Enterprise Server Edition (ESE) for Linux, UNIX, and Windows 9.7 FP9a
IBM WebSphere Application Server
IBM InfoSphere Optim Performance Manager Extended Edition for Linux, UNIX and Windows 5.3 -- [2]
IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms
IBM Reliable Scalable Cluster Technology (RSCT)
- All software is 64-bit unless otherwise indicated. All DB2 features must be at the same level as the ESE software.

[1] For information about the entitlements included with InfoSphere Warehouse, see the InfoSphere Warehouse related packaging changes technote.

[2] The IBM InfoSphere Optim Performance Manager software is a replacement for the DB2 Performance Expert software. To use the Optim Performance Manager software, you must first uninstall the Performance Expert software.

Firmware stack (August 22, 2014)

Component Version
IBM Power 550 (8204-E8A) EL350_159
DS5300 (1818-53A) controller
IBM DS ESM and hard drive firmware bundle 1.80
EXP5000 ESM firmware 98G0
HMC (7042-CR5) V7 R7.9.0 (MH01405) + fixes MH01406 and MH01435
4Gb PCI Express Dual Port Fibre Channel Adapter (5774) 271315
10/100/1000 Base-TX Ethernet PCI-X Adapter (5706) DV0210
SAN40B switch 7.0.2a
Juniper EX4200-48T Ethernet switch JUNOS 12.3R3.4

The IBM Smart Analytics System 7600 User Guide can be downloaded from the documentation download site.

Related information

Documentation download site
All validated IBM Smart Analytics System stacks
Validated stack for 7600 with the control console
Version history of validated stack for 7600

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Information Management DB2 for Linux- UNIX and Windows Not Applicable AIX 9.7 Enterprise Server

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