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Announcement Letter for Sterling B2B Integrator V5.2.4



General Availability of Sterling B2B Integrator version 5.2.4 was 11 May 2012 for electronic and media availability. Sterling B2B Integrator V5.2.4, and IBM Sterling File Gateway V2.2.4, delivers enhanced capability for connecting internal processes to external financial gateways via EBICS as well as enhancements to core operations.

  • German EBICS 2.4.2 and French 2.1 clients
  • Enhanced purge for expired workflows and documents


New in IBM Sterling B2B Integrator V5.2.4
Extends support for EBICS with the introduction of the French and German EBICS client. The French V2.1 and German V2.4.2 client EBICS specifications are supported. The EBICS client is designed to allow your corporate treasury operations to prepare, send, and receive technical banking orders to and from financial institutions via EBICS to help ensure compliance with governmental banking regulations. Features include:

  • Key and subscription profile management
  • Order type submission
  • Order authorization
  • VEU order manager
  • Order data packaging
  • Transaction management
  • Audit tracking and logging
  • Transaction search visibility

Enhanced purge provides facility to scale workflow and document expiration similar to the way incoming documents and workflows are scaled. The result is a more balanced operation of core processing as volumes increase.

New in IBM Sterling File Gateway V2.2.4
This release maintains version parity with IBM Sterling B2B Integrator V5.2.4, which is the underlying technology platform for IBM Sterling File Gateway. Customers on older releases will find this version incorporates updates that address issues reported to IBM Support organization for the product.

For more information, see the US Announcement Letter for Sterling B2B Integrator. Information for other country announcement letters is located here.

To determine what the newest release of Sterling B2B Integrator is and if the release you are running is still supported see the IBM Software Support Lifecycle Page for Sterling B2B Integrator.

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Commerce Sterling File Gateway

Document information

More support for: Sterling B2B Integrator

Software version: 5.2.4

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1600839

Modified date: 23 August 2012

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