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Getting Started with IBM Sametime Limited Use 10

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Abstract

This technote provides the resources you'll need to get started with an IBM Sametime Limited Use 10 on-premises deployment.

Content

This technote provides the resources you'll need to get started with an IBM Sametime Limited Use 10 on-premises deployment. It describes what's new in this release, system requirements, and download information.

It also provides the IBM Sametime Limited Use 10 Installation and Administration Guide (PDF). This guide provides the minimum steps to install, configure, and administer this release. In addition, refer to Configure policy to use the managed settings feature (PDF) for information on configuring and managing user preferences for each Sametime Connect Client using the Expeditor managed settings framework in Sametime 10.

What's new in Sametime 10

IBM® Sametime® Limited Use 10 provides enhanced instant messaging (chat) features.

What's new for administrators

  • To simplify installation and deployment, the Sametime System Console is no longer used.
  • A policy is available to enable the new chat features.

What's new for users

  • The primary view has a modern look with alternating chat bubbles and conversation list.
  • Chats flow seamlessly across desktop, web, and mobile devices.
  • Chat history is available from any device.
  • When you're logged on to multiple devices, chats sync across them.
  • When you send chat messages to users who are offline, they see the messages immediately when they log back in.
  • There is a new, lightweight web client with a modern interface. The new client is available at https://<stproxyserver>/chat.

System requirements

Note:  These links are not live yet but will be soon.

See the following links for the system requirements for each component provided with this release.

Download information

IBM Sametime Limited Use 10 provides the components required for instant messaging (chat) functionality. It consists of the following parts which are available for download from Passport Advantage: 

Part Number Description
CC19KML IBM Sametime V9.0 Multiplatform Multilingual Quickstart Guide
CC19LML IBM Sametime Connect Client V10.0 Mac Multilingual
CC2KSML IBM Sametime Connect Client V10.0 Windows Multilingual
CC19NML IBM Sametime Community Server V10.0 Windows Multilingual
CC19PML IBM Sametime Proxy Server V10.0 Windows Multilingual

An IBM.com user ID and password is required to download these files. If you do not have an ID and password, register for one at My IBM registration.

On the Passport Advantage Web site, you can search for specific part numbers. If you are unable to locate a download via your Passport Advantage Portal, please contact Passport Advantage Support at (800) 978-2246 for assistance. Before calling, please make sure to have your customer number ready.

IBM Sametime 10 Limited Use Installation and Administration Guide

Refer to the attached IBM Sametime 10 Limited Use Installation and Administration Guide for information on installing, configuring, and administering Sametime 10.

Using Managed Settings in Sametime 10 to automatically push policies to clients

Refer to the following attached pdf for information on configuring and managing user preferences for each Sametime Connect Client using the Expeditor managed settings framework in Sametime 10.

Document information

More support for: IBM Sametime

Software version: 10.0.0

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 0887399

Modified date: 25 June 2019