November, 2014 - IBM License Metric Tool & Asset Discovery Customer Support Technical Information Newsletter

Newsletter


Abstract

Client self assist - Technical Support Information for ILMT, TAD4D and TAD4zOS Administrators

Content

Welcome Banner
C&SI Support Newsletter

November 05, 2014 | Issue #05

Welcome to the IBM Cloud and Smarter Infrastructure (C&SI) - IBM License Metric Tool technical support information newsletter. This communication is designed to help you derive maximum value from your software by providing the most up-to-date technical information, answers to frequently asked questions, and links to other key information.

Support Resources


  1. The Support Portal for IBM License Metric Tool
    Find technical content, answers, solutions and much more.
  2. The Support Portal for Asset Discovery for Distributed
    Find technical content,answers,solutions and much more.
  3. The Support Portal for Asset Discovery for zOS
    Find technical content, answers, solutions and much more.
  4. IBM Assist On-site
    Live remote assistance tool to securely view and share control of your desktop to help speed up the problem determination, collection of data, and ultimately help resolve complex issues.

Most recent News and Flashes


Latest Technotes and FAQs

  • ILMT/TAD4D 7.5 data consistency problems, error 'CODDB2002E' while signing reports
  • Correct understanding of CSV-version of PVU reports.
  • Repository with fixes for IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT)
  • MSI screen shows < 100% confidence at the Product level yet all sub-components are at 100%.
  • VM Manager definition for Vcenter 5.5 does not work with https://&lt;vcenter&gt;/sdk
  • Upload failed. The uploaded csv file does not contain Part number or Order type columns.
  • Possible vulnerability in ILMT - Session Token in URL
  • Possible LMT 7.5.0 vulnerability - SSL Cookie without Secure Flag Set
  • Possible LMT 7.5.0 vulnerability - Clickjacking
  • Possible LMT 7.5.0 vulnerability - Cacheable HTTPS Response
  • Install of LMT 7.5.0 fixpack01 in silent mode fail with exit code 10

    Most recent APARs


    Latest Downloads and Fixes


    1. Fix Central for IBM License Metric Tool
      Tool to help you search fixes for your specific product.
    2. Recommended fixes for IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT & TAD4D)
      List of fixes - generally known as Maintenance Delivery Vehicles (MDV) - for LMT and TAD4D, along with their delivery dates.
    3. Fix Central for Asset Discovery for Distributed
      Tool to help you search fixes for your specific product.
    4. Fix Central for Asset Discovery for zOS
      Tool to help you search fixes for your specific product.

    Education and training

    1. IBM Education Assistant complimentary flash training modules released for License Metric Tool
      Short technical training modules to help with the administration of your ILMT.
    2. Support Technical Exchange Training Events for License Metric Tool
      New or previous technical training events that are available.
     
    Problem Solving Resources

    1. MustGatherReadFirstDocument for LMT
      What docs are needed to troubleshoot an LMT problem?
    2. MustGather for LMT/TAD4D Agents and Server (7.2/7.5)
      Document lists the location containing files most frequently used for problem determination.
    3. IBM License Metric Tool Documentation Central
      This page includes various documentation links.
    4. IBM Asset Discovery for Distributed Documentation Central
      This page includes various documentation links.
    5. IBM Asset Discovery for zOS Documentation Central
      This page includes various documentation links.

    Forums and Wikis

    1. IBM License Metric Tool Forum
      This forum is for technical discussion focused on LMT and sub-capacity licensing.
    2. Asset Discovery for Distributed Forum
      This forum is for technical discussion focused on Asset Discovery for Distributed.
    3. IBM License Metric Tool Wiki
      This Wiki provides you with the best practices and scenarios for using the product.
    4. Asset Discovery for zOS Wiki
      This Wiki provides you with the best practices and scenarios for using the product

    If you have peers or co-workers that may benefit from these newsletters, please have them bookmark this link

    Warmest regards,
    The C&SI IBM License Metric Tool Support Team!

    Keep up-to-date with IBM Electronic Support through these social media channels:
    Twitter | FacebookIBM Electronic Support Community Blog | YouTube | LinkedIn

    Related information

    Tivoli Participating Technical Support Newsletters

    Product Alias/Synonym

    IBM License Metric Tool
    License Metric Tool
    LMT
    ILMT

    Rate this page:

    (0 users)Average rating

    Document information


    More support for:

    IBM License Metric Tool

    Software version:

    Version Independent

    Operating system(s):

    AIX, AIX 6.1, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, i5/OS

    Software edition:

    All Editions

    Reference #:

    7035819

    Modified date:

    2014-11-04

    Translate my page

    Machine Translation

    Content navigation