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Support to deploy Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 9 VMs
IBM Cloud Pak System 188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206 provide support for deploying VMs running Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 and 8 (as well as a number of different versions of Microsoft Windows): https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/cloud-pak-system-w3550/2.3.3?t...
IBM Cloud Pak System 220.127.116.11 Interim Fix 1 introduced a new feature called Workload Mobility, allowing clients to move Virtual System Instances (VSIs) – consisting of one or more Virtual Machines (VMs) – from one IBM CPS appliance to another one (...
Support newer versions of WebSpheer Application Server and Java on Cloud Pak System
Latest version of the WebSphere Application Server pattern type is v18.104.22.168 (see https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/system-maintenance-and-integrated-components-ibm-cloud-pak-system-version-2335). This version was released on 6th May 2022 and suppo...
Decoupling WebSphere Application Server patterns and Cloud Pak System releases
Currently, IBM used to deliver a new version of the WebSphere Application Server Pattern type as part of the default content for new CPS releases.
WebSphere Application Server Pattern type is actually composed of 2 artefacts:
- the WebSphere Appli...
Python 2.7.15 is used within PureApp (FW 22.214.171.124.) currently in production within client. This Python version and versions up to 3.4 show security issues CVE-2013-4238, CVE-2013-1752. Vulnerability has been known since 2015.Pls see description PMR...
Display the compute nodes with their FQDN in vCenter instead of their IP
Since v126.96.36.199 of Cloud Pak System, BigFix entitlement is no longer included. Our organization is transitioning to Flexera FNMS (FlexNet Manager Suite), an IBM-certified alternative to BigFix/ILMT as described here (https://www.flexera.com/blog/it...
Provide a shared service for Flexera FNMS (as an alternative for BigFix/IBM Endpoint Manager Service)
Since v188.8.131.52 of Cloud Pak System, BigFix entitlement is no longer included.
Our organization is transitioning to Flexera FNMS (FlexNet Manager Suite), an IBM-certified alternative to BigFix/ILMT as described here (https://www.flexera.com/blog/i...
In all customer projects where the PureApplication System is used - the Call-Home functionality is one of the most important features, but we depend on the customers security-officer to send out the eMails and Problems to our support team. Current...
possibility to use a cipher other than SHA1 by encrypting the backup
There are some limitations with regard to private key used with the backup and restore process. The private key file uploaded must be a PEM encoded private key. The maximum key size allowed is 8192 bits.Currently private key is expected to be a SH...
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