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In the Spotlight
Announcement: WebSphere Service Registry and Repository V8.5
WebSphere Service Registry and Repository (WSRR) V8.5 delivers a faster and more simplified user interface that is self contained. There are several usability enhancements, including support for IBM Integration Bus (IIB) Work Load Management (WLM) policy specification and management.
Integrating IBM Integration Bus with WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
This series of articles shows you how to integrate WSRR and IIB and provides samples that address several significant business problems.
Recent Security Bulletins affecting WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
WSRR UI messages not migrated correctly, causing the WSRR Web UI to function incorrectly
When upgrading from WSRR Studio v6.3 to a later version, the files in UI_MESSAGE_JAR are not migrated correctly. When the profile is loaded into WSRR, the Web UI does not function correctly and none of the perspectives defined by the profile are available.
The iWidget proxy cannot be configured to allow any requests to flow and all requests are blocked by default.
When you attempt to send a request from an iWidget using the proxy the request is returned with either a 500 or 403 response code. Any proxy rules that you have defined to allow requests to flow are ignored.
IBM Knowledge Center is now Generally Available!
IBM Knowledge Center at www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/ brings together over 800 individual Information Centers into a single application. Through July 2014, IBM will be redirecting Information Center pages that you might have bookmarked directly to the corresponding pages in Knowledge Center.
IBM SupportTV offers bite-sized videos for your IBM WebSphere & CICS software products!
Have a few minutes? Check out and subscribe to the IBM SupportTV channel on YouTube, where you can find short, bite-sized videos that are focused on teaching you a specific task for a bunch of your favorite IBM WebSphere & CICS software products!
This document describes how to download WebSphere Service Registry and Repository 8.5 installation images from the IBM Passport Advantage Online web site.
The Quick Start Guide provides information on how to install WebSphere Service Registry and Repository Version 8.5.
IBM DB2 is shipped as a component of WebSphere Service Registry and Repository. Information about security vulnerabilities affecting IBM DB2 has been published in a security bulletin.
There is a classloader manipulation vulnerability in the Apache Struts 1 that is used by IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository.
WSRR is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input.
Recommended fixes for WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Links to all the recommended maintenance packages available for WSRR.
Fix/Update list for Business Space powered by WebSphere: Version 7.5
IBM Business Space powered by WebSphere provides periodic fixes and updates for Version 7.5. This is a complete listing of fixes for V7.5 with the most recent fix at the top.
Detailed System Requirements
A list that identifies the supported releases of WSRR from which you can select specific detailed system requirements.
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IBM Software Support Lifecycle
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WSRR Library page
Knowledge Centers and Product Documentation
WebSphere Service Registry and Repository Education
Use this training path to see the courses you need to take for Developer and System administrator skills for WSRR.
Webcast replay A to Z of Installing WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
This session covers WSRR installation in details, starting from the basic single server install to the more advanced installation in a cluster topology. Advanced topics like silent install, response files and configuring remote databases are also covered.
IBM Education Assistant modules for WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
IBM Education Assistant (IEA) is a collection of multimedia educational modules that help you better understand IBM software products and use them more effectively to meet your business requirements.
Technical Exchange webcasts
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IBM Software Redbooks
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