What is the difference between V4R5 & V5R1? We are currently on V4R5. How long approximately would a person plan to upgrade? Have there been any problems with the upgrade affecting DB2 OLAP Server/Essbase applications?
It is time for you to pay a visit to the IBM iSeries Information Center.
Information about the installation and installation-related tasks is included in the book Software Installation, SC41-5120-05. Information regarding planning and preparing for software installation along with conceptual licensed program information can be found in the iSeries Information Center at.
Click system planning and installation --> hardware and software --> software and licensed programs
This will provide step-by-step instructions on how to upgrade to V5R1 along with a whole section on what's new for V5R1.
As for "problems with the upgrade affecting DB2 OLAP Server/Essbase applications"... I am not aware of any issues at this time.
MORE INFORMATION ON THIS TOPIC
The Best Web Links: tips, tutorials and more.
Ask your OS/400 questions--or help out your peers by answering them--in our live OS/400 discussion forums.
Dig Deeper on Past Releases
Related Q&A from Ken Graap
The BRMS Network feature allows a BRMS system to connect to other BRMS systems via a network, and enables a user to consolidate media such as backup ... Continue Reading
The only option to correct damage preventing file journaling is to use the RCLSTG command. Continue Reading
IBM's iSeries Backup and Recovery manual answers many questions related to system backup and disaster recovery. Continue Reading
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.