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Replay available from ILMT and BigFix Inventory Open Mic: An update on bundling rules - 29 August 2018 (Presentation attached)



This event covered the IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT) process of Software Bundling dealing with both the automated and manual aspects of the process. It outlined the reasons that bundling is required, as well as the steps necessary to make it as accurate as possible. It was held on August 29, 2018.


ILMT and BigFix Inventory Technical Support Agent Les Popow provided an update on bundling rules. He included a demonstration of following the rules for proper bundling.

Bundling (also known as Software Classification) topics covered:

  • Pre-requisites - The steps needed and/or recommended to allow for effective bundling
  • Automated bundling - What ILMT does and does not do for you, and the underlying method
  • Software Classification - Why and how

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IBM BigFix Inventory Platform Independent All Versions

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More support for: IBM License Metric Tool

Software version: All Versions

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 0725627

Modified date: 10 September 2018