IBM Support

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Getting started

IBM Support provides a portfolio of tools and resources to keep your systems, software, applications and software as a service running smoothly.

A Client agent will assist you with basic Support On-Boarding steps

Sign up to obtain an IBM id

Detailed information about getting support for your IBM products

Steps to assist with initial IBM Service Request setup

Prevent problems

Receive automatic notices of critical issues and prevent problems

Subscription capability for hardware and software technical updates

Automated service request function that helps predict and prevent hardware errors by early detection of potential problems

Provides support policy, general availability date and end-of-support date by version and release for IBM software and systems products

Highlights critical information about known issues

Download fixes & updates

Get updates and fixes and apply them to your IBM software and hardware to stay at current maintenance levels

Consolidated tool to download software and hardware fixes for most IBM products

Find support for Power Systems (AIX and IBM i) software, storage software and Power8 update access key

A health check tool for comparing current system fix levels against recommendations from IBM

Tools that provide product compatibility information and fix recommendations

Find information

Find the information you need to use and maintain your IBM products

Centralized website for access to all online technical support content and tools

IBM's official product documenation

Installation and implementation experiences, solution scenarios, and "how-to" guidelines

Support for cloud and recently acquired products

Work with Support

When you need to contact IBM Support, use online tools to guide you through the process and to provide important diagnostic data so IBM can help identify and solve your problem

Tickets for most hardware and software products

Tickets for cloud and recently acquired products

Tickets for IBM Marketing Cloud products

Obtain information about contracts, order status, delivery, inventory, invoices or other order-related questions

Instant messaging service to connect to IBM representatives available to eligible clients

Problem determination and troubleshooting offerings designed to help you with root cause analysis and expedited problem determination

Learn more

Additional learning resources are available to provide technical information and help you get the most from your IBM products

Formal education courses that offer in-depth training, worldwide, for the broad range of IBM products

Get certified as a world-class resource

Technical resource and professional network for the developer community

Complimentary webcasts with technical information on a broad range of products and topics

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