This document features the most requested documents as well as those identified as valuable in helping answer your questions related to the IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) products including WebSphere Process Server (WPS), WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus (WESB), and WebSphere Lombardi Edition (WLE).
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The following documents are some of the commonly-referenced support issues in customer Problem Management Records (PMRs).
A new IBM Support Assistant data collector exists in the IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Version 8.5 products
The new data collector in IBM Business Process Manager V8.5 is designed for ease of use to gather some of the standard information that is needed to debug IBM Business Process Manager issues. This command-line tool can gather log file or configuration information and upload it to a Problem Management Record (PMR).
A simplified IBM Support Portal is coming!
IBM listened to customer input and, as a result, is making changes to IBM Support Portal. This short video describes the changes that are coming to the IBM Support Portal.
The IBM Business Process Management V8.5 suite of products are available as of June 14, 2013. Download the files by clicking the links in this document.
You see long query times on business process definition (BPD) and Task tables, and your process server database tables are occupying too much disk space.
The Information Center is missing a description of the steps to configure Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) communication between product components.
The Failed Event Manager (FEMgr) shows a large number of failed events. The failed events must be deleted. Using the "Clear All" button in the Failed Event Manager application, different exceptions (transaction timeouts, OutOfMemoryExceptions etc.) occur. A smaller number of failed events can be selected and deleted at once without problems.
IBM provides periodic cumulative fixes for the IBM Business Process Manager products and WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus V7.5. This document is a complete list of the cumulative fixes for V7.5 with the most recent fix listed first.
How do you manually install interim fixes from a local repository using the IBM Installation Manager with WebSphere Process Server or the IBM Business Process Manager products?
WebSphere Process Server does not start (completely) due to Transaction- and Partnerlog recovery issues. How do I resolve the issues and get the server up and running again?
In your WebSphere Process Server (WPS) environment, two Business Process Choreographer (BPC) related applications (HTM_PredefinedTasks_Vnnn_scope and HTM_PredefinedTaskMsg_Vnnn_scope) fail to start during the application server start up process.
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Understanding the IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) and IBM Worklight bundle
IBM Business Process Manager Advanced V8.5 and IBM Business Process Manager Standard V8.5 are bundled with IBM Worklight. This techdoc explains the bundling.
Detailed System Requirements
The following documents list the supported product releases and provide links to the detailed system requirements information.
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|Business Integration||WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus||Documentation||AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows||7.5.1, 7.5, 7.0, 6.2, 6.1.2, 6.1|
|Business Integration||WebSphere Process Server||Documentation||AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS||7.0, 6.2, 6.1.2, 6.1|
|Business Integration||WebSphere Lombardi Edition||Documentation||AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows||7.2, 7.1|
|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Advanced||Documentation||AIX, Linux, Linux zSeries, Solaris, Windows, z/OS||8.5, 8.0.1, 8.0, 7.5.1, 7.5|
|Business Integration||IBM Business Process Manager Express||Documentation||Linux, Windows||8.5, 8.0.1, 8.0, 7.5.1, 7.5|
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