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InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification, Version 8.5

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Abstract

This document describes how to download IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification (USAC), Version 8.5, from the IBM Passport Advantage web site.

Download Description

IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification provides United States Postal Service-certified Cycle N address verification and enhancement for U.S. addresses. This module meets all of the requirements of the United States Postal Service (USPS) to allow you to qualify for postage discounts and ensures the completeness, consistency, and validity of critical U.S. address information in corporate databases.

This version is compatible with IBM InfoSphere Information Server, Version 9.1. IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification 8.5 now supports the new USPS SHA-256 encrypted data. All users must move to SHA-256 support before August 1st, 2017 when SHA-1 data is no longer produced.


Downloading the product

If you already have USAC installed, an upgrade is available to move to SHA-256 support. It is only necessary to install the patch once. Please go to Fix Central and install the appropriate patch for your system. This download document contains instructions and patch links.

Once your system is patched, you can install the Reference Data parts for SHA-256 listed below.

Steps for a new installation
  1. Read the Quick Start Guide for the process overview and return here to download the product.
  2. Review the release notes for the latest information to ensure successful installations.
  3. Go to the Find Downloads and Media web page on the IBM Passport Advantage web site.
  4. Under Download finder options, select the Find by part number search option.
  5. Search for each downloadable image by part number.
  6. Download all the required parts.
  7. Use a file extracting utility that supports large file extractions to extract each of the parts into a single, temporary directory on your system.
  8. Extract the files to the location designated for the source data based on the configuration of the U.S. Address Certification Module.

Supported operating systems

The QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification can be installed with IBM InfoSphere Information Server Version 9.1. For information about the supported operating systems, go to the InfoSphere QualityStage system requirements web page.

IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification with SHA-256 encryption

Download the following image to work with IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification Version 8.5. This version works with the new USPS SHA-256 encrypted data. Please see above for links to upgrade existing installations.

Product description File name Part number
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification V8.5 Multiplatform English eAssembly N/A CRF4JEN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for US Address Certification SHA-256 for Information Server V9.1 Multiplatform English QS_FOR_USAC_SHA256_IS_9.1_MP_EN.zip CNHQ9EN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification Quick Start Guide V8.x English IS_QS_USAC_8.X_QSG.zip CZ5ILEN

SHA-256 Reference Data

Download the following images to obtain reference data for IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification.

Please note that the U.S. Postal Service is transitioning to new SHA-256 encryption. These parts are for the new SHA-256 encrypted data and must be used with the corresponding module installed by one of the methods listed above. In August 2017 only these SHA-256 data parts will be available.

Product description Part number
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification SHA-256 Reference Data 1 of 3 6.2017N Multiplatform English CNHL6EN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification SHA-256 Reference Data 2 of 3 6.2017N Multiplatform English CNHL7EN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification SHA-256 Reference Data 3 of 3 6.2017N Multiplatform English CNHL8EN


IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification SHA-1 support

For your ease in planning the transition to SHA-256 support, the SHA-1 images will be available in parallel for a few months. While you plan your migration to SHA-256, you may download the following images to work with IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification Version 8.5 with SHA-1 support.

Product description File name Part number
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification V8.5 Multiplatform English eAssembly N/A CRF4JEN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification V8.5 Multiplatform English IBM_IS_QSM_FOR_USAC_V8.5_MP_EN.zip CI25YEN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification for Information Server V9.1 Windows English ISQS_MODULE_USAC_F_IS_SVR9.1WINEN.zip CIQT6EN

SHA-1 Reference Data

Download the following images to obtain reference data for IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification.

Please note these files will only work on systems which have not yet transitioned to SHA-256 support.

Product description Part number
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification SHA-1 Reference Data 1 of 3 6.2017N Multiplatform English CNHQ2EN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification SHA-1 Reference Data 2 of 3 6.2017N Multiplatform English CNHQ3EN
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification SHA-1 Reference Data 3 of 3 6.2017N Multiplatform English CNHQ4EN

Prerequisites

The module provides additional functionality to IBM InfoSphere QualityStage, a component of IBM InfoSphere Information Server. Ensure that your client and server computers meet the software, hardware, and operating system requirements for the version of IBM InfoSphere QualityStage that you are using.

Before installing IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S. Address Certification Version 8.5 for IBM InfoSphere Information Server Version 9.1, you must download and install the latest version of the Update Installer.

URL LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes)
System requirements English 6173
Update Installer English 24348

Installation Instructions

For installation instructions, see Installing IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Module for U.S Address Certification.

URL LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes)
Installation instructions English 239000

Download package


You can download this product from the Passport Advantage site by clicking the link in the following table.

DOWNLOAD RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes)
Passport Advantage Online website 05/15/2015 English 11842



Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Information Management InfoSphere Information Server 9.1.2.0, 9.1

Product Alias/Synonym

USAC

Document information

More support for: InfoSphere QualityStage
US Address Certification

Software version: 8.5

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 4030223

Modified date: 15 June 2017


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