IBM Cloud Pak for Integration 2020.2.1 adds support for IBM Cloud Transformation Advisor and IBM App Connect Enterprise Mapping Assist

IBM United States Software Announcement 220-300
June 23, 2020

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At a glance

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IBM Cloud Pak® for Integration 2020.2.1 adds support for IBM Cloud® Transformation Advisor to enhance the ability to modernize and migrate integration servers and queue managers from on-premises environments to the cloud.

IBM® App Connect has added AI-powered Mapping Assist to help organizations integrate applications and data more quickly compared to manual mapping. Additional prebuilt connectors are added to the App Connect catalog, as well as enhancements to existing connectors.



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Overview

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In addition to the capabilities previously announced in Software Announcement 220-168, dated April 28, 2020, IBM Cloud Pak for Integration 2020.2.1 supports IBM Cloud Transformation Advisor and delivers enhanced capabilities.

IBM Cloud Transformation Advisor

IBM Cloud Transformation Advisor is available to help organizations modernize their integration workloads. Cloud Transformation Advisor in Cloud Pak for Integration 2020.2.1 provides the ability to analyze existing integration servers and queue managers to provide an assessment of the changes required in order to containerize workloads on Red Hat® OpenShift® with optional and suggested remediations. This enhances the ability to modernize the organization's Java™ workloads already available in IBM Cloud Pak for Applications.

IBM App Connect Enterprise Mapping Assist and additional connectors

IBM App Connect Enterprise includes AI-powered Mapping Assist in App Connect Designer to help organizations integrate applications and data twice as fast compared to manual mapping.

Organizations need to be able to rapidly respond to changing business requirements in order to remain competitive in their markets. With an increase in the diversity and number of applications coupled with a broad range of skills across a business, from line-of-business users to integration experts, it is a challenge to build integrations quickly, consistently, and accurately.

Mapping Assist uses a pretrained AI algorithm to provide organizations with intelligent, customized data map suggestions at the point of building integrations. The algorithm is trained and curated to provide suggestions on flat structures as well as complex, nested mapping fields. This dramatically accelerates the speed of development, shortens time to value, and improves overall user experience. Recognizing the importance of protecting an organization's data, the Mapping Assist AI model and runtime data is private for your organizations. IBM will not view or request that you share it with IBM or anyone else.

Nineteen additional prebuilt connectors are also added to App Connect Designer in Cloud Pak for Integration 2020.2.1, including Microsoft™ Dynamics CRM, Google Analytics, Yapily, Coupa, Microsoft Active Directory, Gmail, Wufoo, Kronos, Amazon SNS, Google Drive, Microsoft Office 365, Sap Hybris, IBM COSS3, Callable Flow Connector, Microsoft Dynamics F&O, Open LDAP, IBM Filenet, Siemens Team Center, and Amazon SQS. Enhancements have also been made to the Maximo® connector to support additional operations.



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Key requirements

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Cloud Pak for Integration 2020.2.1 runs in a Red Hat OpenShift environment that is included with the offering.

For Cloud Transformation Advisor prerequisites, see the associated documentation in IBM Knowledge Center.



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Planned availability date

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June 26, 2020



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Accessibility by people with disabilities

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Accessibility Compliance Reports (previously known as a VPAT) containing details on accessibility compliance to standards, including the Worldwide Consortium Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, European Standard EN 301 349, and US Section 508, can be found on the IBM Accessibility Conformance Report Request website.



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Reference information

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For additional information about Cloud Pak for Integration, see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 220-168, dated April 28, 2020
  • Software Announcement 220-044, dated March 31, 2020
  • Software Announcement 219-064, dated December 17, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-443, dated October 29, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-515, dated October 15, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-304, dated June 18, 2019

For additional information about Cloud Pak for Integration (formerly known as Cloud Integration Platform), see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 219-236, dated April 30, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-009, dated January 8, 2019

For information about the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, see the Red Hat website.

For more information about API Connect, see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 218-489, dated November 13, 2018
  • Software Announcement 218-018, dated March 13, 2018
  • Software Announcement 220-133, dated April 28, 2020

For more information about App Connect Enterprise, see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 219-109, dated March 5, 2019
  • Software Announcement 218-037, dated January 30, 2018

For more information about DataPower® Gateway, see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 220-133, dated April 28, 2020
  • Software Announcement 218-489, dated November 13, 2018
  • Software Announcement 218-018, dated March 13, 2018
  • Software Announcement 217-265, dated July 25, 2017
  • Software Announcement 216-024, dated February 16, 2016
  • Software Announcement 215-108, dated May 26, 2015

For more information about MQ and MQ Advanced, see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 220-094, dated April 2, 2020
  • Software Announcement 219-487, dated December 3, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-254, dated July 9, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-220, dated April 2, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-015, dated February 5, 2019
  • Software Announcement 218-246, dated July 3, 2018
  • Software Announcement 218-069, dated March 13, 2018

For more information about Event Streams, see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 219-417, dated October 1, 2019
  • Software Announcement 219-057, dated February 5, 2019
  • Software Announcement 218-192, dated October 30, 2018
  • Software Announcement 218-357, dated July 24, 2018

For more information about Aspera® High-Speed Transfer Server, see the following Software Announcements:

  • Software Announcement 218-553, dated November 13, 2018
  • Software Announcement 218-520, dated October 16, 2018
  • Software Announcement 218-303, dated May 29, 2018
  • Software Announcement 218-169, dated March 20, 2018
  • Software Announcement 217-051, dated November 7, 2017


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Program number

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Program number VRM Program name
5737-I89 2020.2.1 IBM Cloud Pak for Integration


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Publications

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See additional information about Cloud Pak for Integration in IBM Knowledge Center.

For documentation on the other offerings within this announcement, see the Publications sections of the respective Software Announcements that are listed in the Reference information section.

For Cloud Transformation Advisor information, see the associated documentation in IBM Knowledge Center.



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Services

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Software Services

IBM Software Services has the breadth, depth, and reach to manage your services needs. You can leverage the deep technical skills of the lab-based software services team and the business consulting, project management, and infrastructure expertise of the IBM Global Services team. Also, IBM extends the reach of IBM Software Services through IBM Business Partners to provide an extensive portfolio of capabilities. IBM provides the global reach, intellectual capital, industry insight, and technology leadership to support a wide range of critical business needs.

To learn more about IBM Software Services, contact your Lab Services Sales or Delivery Leader.



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Technical information

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Specified operating environment

Hardware requirements

For specific hardware requirements for the offerings within this announcement, see the Hardware requirements sections of the respective Software Announcements listed in the Reference information section.

For Cloud Transformation Advisor prerequisites see, the associated documentation in IBM Knowledge Center.

Software requirements

For specific software requirements for the offerings within this announcement, see the Software requirements sections of the respective Software Announcements listed in the Reference information section.

For Cloud Transformation Advisor prerequisites, see the associated documentation in IBM Knowledge Center.

IBM Support

IBM Support is your gateway to technical support tools and resources that are designed to help you save time and simplify support. IBM Support can help you find answers to questions, download fixes, troubleshoot, submit and track problem cases, and build skills. Learn and stay informed about the transformation of IBM Support, including new tools, new processes, and new capabilities, by going to the IBM Support Insider.

Planning information

Packaging

This offering is accessed through the internet. There is no physical media or electronic deliverable.

Security, auditability, and control

Cloud Pak for Integration uses the security and auditability features of the host software.

The client is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communication facilities.



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Ordering information

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For ordering information, consult your IBM representative or IBM Business Partner, or go to the Passport Advantage® website.

This product is only available through Passport Advantage. It is not available as shrinkwrap.

These products may only be sold directly by IBM or by IBM Business Partners.

To locate IBM Business Partners in your geography, see the Find a Business Partner page.


Passport Advantage

BM Cloud Pak for Integration (5737-I89)

There is no new ordering information in this release. As a convenience, the following tables list previously announced part numbers.

Part description Part number
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core Committed Term License D2689LL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core Committed Term License Upgrade D268ALL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D20ZBLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core Monthly License D211KLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0PPBLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D20ZELL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration-Operations Dashboard Add-On Virtual Processor Core License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D25XKLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration-Operations Dashboard Add-On Virtual Processor Core Monthly License D25XILL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration-Operations Dashboard Add-On Virtual Processor Core Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0QG2LL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration-Operations Dashboard Add-On Virtual Processor Core SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D25XLLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Operations Dashboard Add-On Virtual Processor Core Committed Term License D27ZXLL


Passport Advantage trade-up

IBM Cloud Pak for Integration (5737-I89)

You must have previously acquired a license a precursor product to be eligible to acquire an equivalent license of the trade-up product.

There is no new ordering information in this release. As a convenience, the following table lists all currently available part numbers.

Part description Part number
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration from Prior Programs Virtual Processor Core Trade Up License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D20ZFLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration from Prior Programs Virtual Processor Core for IBM Z® Trade Up License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D20ZKLL

Consult your IBM representative or IBM Authorized Business Partner if you have any questions.


Cross-platform product for use on IBM Z

Order the part numbers that follow when the product is used for either the development of code that will be deployed on IBM Z or when the product will be communicating or transferring data between a distributed server and a IBM Z. Otherwise order from the other set of part numbers in this announcement. This set of part numbers provides the identical supply and authorization as the other set in this announcement.

IBM Cloud Pak for Integration (5737-I89)

There is no new ordering information in this release. As a convenience, the following table lists previously announced part numbers.

Part number description Part number
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration For IBM Z Virtual Processor Core Committed Term License D268BLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration For IBM Z Virtual Processor Core Committed Term License Upgrade D268CLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core for IBM Z License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D20ZILL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core for IBM Z Monthly License D211LLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core for IBM Z Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0PPCLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Virtual Processor Core for IBM Z SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D20ZJLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration-Operations Dashboard Add-On For IBM Z Virtual Processor Core Monthly License D25XJLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration-Operations Dashboard Add-On For IBM Z Virtual Processor Core Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0QG3LL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration-Operations Dashboard Add-On For IBM Z Virtual Processor Core SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D25XNLL
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Operations Dashboard Add-On For IBM Z Virtual Processor Core Committed Term License D27ZYLL

Charge metric

The charge metrics for this licensed product can be found in the following License Information document:

Program name PID number License Information document number
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration V2020.2.1 5737-I89 L-RJON-BN7PN3

Select your language of choice and scroll down to the Charge Metrics section. Follow-on releases, if any, may have updated terms. See the License Information documents website for more information.



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Terms and conditions

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The information provided in this announcement letter is for reference and convenience purposes only. The terms and conditions that govern any transaction with IBM are contained in the applicable contract documents such as the IBM International Program License Agreement, IBM International Passport Advantage® Agreement, and the IBM Agreement for Acquisition of Software Maintenance.

This product is only available through Passport Advantage.

Licensing

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Software Maintenance

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License Information number

The following License Information document applies to the offering in this announcement:

Program identifier License Information document title License Information document number
5737-I89 IBM Cloud Pak for Integration V2020.2.1 L-RJON-BN7PN3

Select your language of choice and scroll down to the Charge Metrics section. Follow-on releases, if any, may have updated terms. See the License Information documents website for more information.

Limited warranty applies

Yes

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IBM provides you with access to IBM databases containing information on known program defects, defect corrections, restrictions, and bypasses at no additional charge. For further information, see the IBM Support Guide.

IBM will maintain this information for at least one year after the original licensee acquires the program (warranty period).

Program technical support

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  • The program is still supported
  • Your Software Subscription and Support for this offering is in effect

This technical support allows you to obtain assistance (by telephone or electronic means) from IBM for product-specific, task-oriented questions regarding the installation and operation of the program product. Software Subscription and Support (Software Maintenance) also provides you with access to updates (modifications or fixes), releases, and versions of the program. You will be notified, through an announcement letter, of discontinuance of support with 12 months' notice.

If you require additional technical support from IBM for any individual program within this offering, contact your IBM representative or IBM Business Partner.

For additional information on the IBM Software Support Lifecycle Policy, see the IBM Software Support Lifecycle Policy website.

Money-back guarantee

If for any reason you are dissatisfied with the program and you are the original licensee, you may obtain a refund of the amount you paid for it, if within 30 days of your invoice date you return the program and its PoE to the party from whom you obtained it. If you downloaded the program, you may contact the party from whom you acquired it for instructions on how to obtain the refund.

For clarification, note that (1) for programs acquired under the IBM International Passport Advantage offering, this term applies only to your first acquisition of the program and (2) for programs acquired under any of IBM's On/Off Capacity on Demand (On/Off CoD) software offerings, this term does not apply since these offerings apply to programs already acquired and in use by you.

Volume orders (IVO)

No

Passport Advantage applies

Yes, information is available on the Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express® website.

Usage restrictions

Yes

For any usage restrictions, see the License Information document as listed in the Terms and conditions section.

Software Subscription and Support applies

Yes. Software Subscription and Support, also referred to as Software Maintenance, is included with licenses purchased through Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express. Product upgrades and Technical Support are provided by the Software Subscription and Support offering as described in the Agreements. Product upgrades provide the latest versions and releases to entitled software, and Technical Support provides voice and electronic access to IBM support organizations, worldwide.

IBM includes one year of Software Subscription and Support with each program license acquired. The initial period of Software Subscription and Support can be extended by the purchase of a renewal option, if available.

While your Software Subscription and Support is in effect, IBM provides you assistance for your routine, short duration installation and usage (how-to) questions, and code-related questions. IBM provides assistance by telephone and, if available, electronic access, only to your information systems (IS) technical support personnel during the normal business hours (published prime shift hours) of your IBM support center. (This assistance is not available to your users.) IBM provides Severity 1 assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For additional details, see the IBM Support Guide. Software Subscription and Support does not include assistance for the design and development of applications, your use of programs in other than their specified operating environment, or failures caused by products for which IBM is not responsible under the applicable agreements.

Unless specified otherwise in a written agreement with you, IBM does not provide support for third-party products that were not provided by IBM. Ensure that when contacting IBM for covered support, you follow problem determination and other instructions that IBM provides, including in the IBM Support Guide.

For additional information about the International Passport Advantage Agreement and the IBM International Passport Advantage Express Agreement, go to the Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express website.

Variable charges apply

No

Educational allowance available

Not applicable.



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Statement of good security practices

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IT system security involves protecting systems and information through intrusion prevention, detection, and response to improper access from within and outside your enterprise. Improper access can result in information being altered, destroyed, or misappropriated or can result in misuse of your systems to attack others. Without a comprehensive approach to security, no IT system or product should be considered completely secure and no single product or security measure can be completely effective in preventing improper access. IBM systems and products are designed to be part of a regulatory compliant, comprehensive security approach, which will necessarily involve additional operational procedures, and may require other systems, products, or services to be most effective.

Important: IBM does not warrant that any systems, products, or services are immune from, or will make your enterprise immune from, the malicious or illegal conduct of any party.



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Prices

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The prices are unchanged by this announcement.

IBM Global Financing

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IBM Global Financing offerings are provided through IBM Credit LLC in the United States, and other IBM subsidiaries and divisions worldwide to qualified commercial and government clients. Rates are based on a client's credit rating, financing terms, offering type, equipment type, and options, and may vary by country. Other restrictions may apply. Rates and offerings are subject to change, extension, or withdrawal without notice.



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