This document describes the software and firmware stack validated for the IBM Smart Analytics System 7710.
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 previous stacks, see: Version history of the validated stack for the IBM Smart Analytics System 7710.
The latest IBM Smart Analytics System 7710 fix pack is 188.8.131.52. See the IBM Smart Analytics System 7710 Fix Pack 184.108.40.206 readme document for information about the fix pack contents and instructions for installation.
Software stack (June 17, 2014)
|IBM Smart Analytics System 7700 Operating System Software||IBM AIX||6.1 TL8 SP2 (6100-08-02-1316) + APAR IV46910|
|IBM General Parallel File System||220.127.116.11|
|IBM Reliable Scalable Cluster Technology (RSCT)||18.104.22.168|
|IBM Systems Director Express Edition for Power||22.214.171.124|
|IBM Systems Director Platform Control for Power||126.96.36.199|
|IBM Smart Analytics System 7710 Enterprise Software||IBM DB2 Enterprise Server Edition (ESE) for Linux, UNIX, and Windows||9.7 FP9a|
|IBM InfoSphere Optim Performance Manager Extended Edition for DB2, Linux, and Windows||5.2 interim fix 6242|
|IBM InfoSphere Warehouse||9.7.7|
|IBM Smart Analytics System Control Console||188.8.131.52|
|IBM Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms||184.108.40.206|
|IBM Remote Support Manager for Storage||2.8.4 -- |
|IBM DS Storage Manager||10.84|
- The IBM Smart Analytics System 7710 Enterprise Software bundle also includes entitlements to the following products:
IBM Data Studio 3.2; IBM Lotus Mashups 2.0; and WebSphere MQ 7.0.1.
These products are not part of the installed, preconfigured, and validated IBM Smart Analytics System 7710 stack. If you choose to install one or more entitled products, refer to the following technote when planning your implementation and validation project: "Can I install additional software on an IBM Smart Analytics System (formerly known as BCU)?"
- All software is 64-bit unless otherwise indicated. All DB2 features must be at the same level as the ESE software.
 Remote Support Manager for Storage is updated from version 2.7.2 to 2.8.4 to be compatible with the new DS3500 controller firmware. The new version must be installed manually. It is not installed through a fix pack.
Firmware stack (June 17, 2014)
|Dual-port 8 Gb Fibre Channel PCIe adapter (FC 5735/5273)||202307|
|HMC - CR6||V7 R7.7.0 SP2 (220.127.116.11.2) + fix MH01425|
|IBM DS3K HDD firmware package||4.12|
|IBM Power 740||AL740_100|
|Juniper switch firmware||Junos 12.3 R3.4|
|Quad-port 1 Gb Ethernet PCIe adapter (FC 5717)||CL0180|
The IBM Smart Analytics System 7710 User Guide, Business Intelligence Guide, and Information Integration Guide can be downloaded from the documentation download site.
|Information Management||DB2 for Linux- UNIX and Windows||Not Applicable||AIX||9.7||Enterprise Server|