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Status Future consideration
Workspace Rational Other
Categories Change
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 29, 2015

Change: Need support for Windows Server 2012 compatibility

We currently have Change 5.3.0 and Synergy 7.2.0 hosted on the same
physical server running Windows Server 2003, providing config/change
control for a long-life (25-years or more) software product line. This
host OS is nearing end-of-life and our IT needs us to move to Windows
Server 2012.

Idea Priority Medium
Use Case
n/a
RFE ID 70383
RFE URL
RFE Product Rational Change
  • Guest
    Sep 24, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Application Platform
    Product - Change

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Rational
    Product family - Product & application lifecycle management
    Product - Change

  • Guest
    May 5, 2015

    This feature is in our two-year plan.