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Backup and Recovery Solution for IMS (Version 4.5.00)

Version Support Status : END OF VERSION SUPPORT
Full Support End Date : 05-Dec-2015
End Of Support Date : 07-Dec-2017

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Customer Advisories
Date Tracking Numbers Description Available Formats
Flash
27-Feb-2013 BPQ7806 ISS04019428 QM001768265 SLN00001516546 Recovery Manager: An IMS Version 12.1 control region might end abnormally with a system S0C1 abend in module DFSFLLG0. PDF | HTM
21-Jun-2012 BPQ7440 ISS03958846 QM001754621 SLN000015162519 Recovery Manager: In an IBM IMS Version 12 environment, a system S0C4 abend can occur in a BMP program, followed by a user U0780 abend in the IMS control region. PDF | HTM
23-Mar-2012 ISS03926059 QM001746685 SLN000015160272 Recovery Manager: A system S0C4 abend can occur in the IBM IMS control region in module DFSFLLG0 PDF | HTM
19-Mar-2012 QM001746578 If Recovery Manager (RMGR) and its associated IMS system use different startup modes, a system S378-24 abend can occur in the IMS control region. Messages BMC76155I and BMC76359E in the IRMPRINT data set indicate that the problem might occur. PDF | HTM
17-Feb-2012 BPQ7135 SLN000015159228 QM001739645 Updated: RECOVERY MANAGER - A system S0C1 abend might occur in module DBFMGXC0. PDF | HTM
07-Dec-2011 BPQ6738 BPQ6781 BPQ6793 ISS03852933 QM001724849 QM001724853 QM001724693 Updated - fixes are available: A system S0C1 abend can occur in module DBFMGXCO in the IMS control region if the STEPLIB concatenation contains the BMC product load library. PDF | HTM
Technical Bulletin
16-Nov-2017 BMC is announcing licensing permission for running BMC products and solutions for IBM z/OS in the IBM zD&T and zPDT environments but will not extend BMC Customer Support services to the virtual environments PDF
02-Oct-2017 Maintenance: RSL1710 is available PDF
06-Jul-2017 Maintenance: RSL1707 and RSL1707C are available PDF
14-Jun-2017 New passwords for the ESD FTP and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 6, 2017 PDF
10-May-2017 UIM: Announcing support for versions 1.1 and 1.2 of TLS PDF
27-Apr-2017 Quicker and easier access to BMC mainframe product documentation is now available PDF
04-Apr-2017 Maintenance: RSL1704 is available PDF
10-Feb-2017 RTCS: The OSZHTML hypertext document library in the RTCS subsystem start-up procedure is no longer required PDF
04-Jan-2017 Maintenance: RSL1701 and RSL1701C are available PDF
03-Oct-2016 Maintenance: RSL1610 is available PDF
18-Aug-2016 BMC ISR: BMC has scheduled an outage for BMC Internet Service Retrieval (BMC ISR) PDF
06-Jul-2016 Installation System: RSL1607 and RSL1607C are available PDF
16-Jun-2016 Installation System: New passwords for the ESD and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 6, 2016 PDF
18-Mar-2016 Installation System: Announcing release, maintenance, and service levels PDF
18-Mar-2016 RSL: Introducing Recommended Service Level (RSL) maintenance PDF
04-Dec-2015 PUT1502B is available PDF
22-Jul-2015 Installation System: $177ACCF job fails PDF
29-Jun-2015 BMC Runtime Component System: An enhancement adds new commands to simplify operational shutdown PDF
01-Jun-2015 Installation System: Enable configuration and running of products from SMP/E target libraries PDF
06-May-2015 PUT1501B is available PDF
05-Apr-2015 Installation System: New passwords for the ESD and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on May 5, 2015 PDF
05-Dec-2014 PUT1402B is available PDF
07-May-2014 PUT1401B is available PDF
07-Apr-2014 Installation System: New passwords for the Electronic Software Distribution (ESD) and BMC Internet Service Retrieval (BMC ISR) FTP sites takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on May 7, 2014 PDF
04-Apr-2014 ISS04268333 QM001821506 Recovery Manager: An S0C4 abend can occur in module DFSFLLG0 of an IBM IMS control region. PDF
30-Jan-2014 PUT1302B is available PDF
17-Jan-2014 ISS04234070 QM001814346 Updated, fix is now available - Backup and Recovery Products for IMS: A system S0C4 abend can occur during initialization of the IMS control region when the region specifies BUFSTOR=64 and the BMC product load library is included in the STEPLIB PDF
10-Jan-2014 ISS04147406 ISS04175018 ISS04238822 QM001792904 Backup and Recovery Products for IMS: CHANGE ACCUMULATION PLUS can terminate with an S0C4 abend in CAPUMAIN OFFSET=000673EC PDF
23-Dec-2013 ISS04234070 A system S0C4 abend can occur during initialization of the IMS control region when the region specifies BUFSTOR=64 and the BMC product load library is included in the STEPLIB PDF
18-Nov-2013 BMC Products for IMS: The Database Management Console will be blocked in the upcoming Oracle Java 7 Update 51 release PDF
04-Nov-2013 BMC Documentation Center: Enhancements have been made to the Documentation Center and a Messages Documentation Center is now available. PDF
19-Aug-2013 Database Management Console: Dialog boxes can appear as empty frames with only a title bar PDF | HTM
24-May-2013 IMAGE COPY PLUS fails with an S0C1 abend when you are running on an IBM System z9® or earlier processor and have PTF BPQ7870 or BPQ7924 installed. PDF | HTM
22-May-2013 PUT1301B is available PDF | HTM
10-Apr-2013 The new passwords for the epddownload.bmc.com and filedownload.bmc.com FTP sites takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on May 22, 2013 PDF | HTM
04-Apr-2013 ISS04017428 ISS04082261 ISS04088925 QM001767231 QM001785367 SLN000015169752 RECOVERY PLUS for IMS--After applying PTF BPQ7842, possible high memory usage and an abend due to that shortage might occur. PDF
08-Mar-2013 BPQ8338 ISS0406551 QM001776388 SLN000015168649 Change Accumulation utility: A system S0C4 abend might occur in module DLIGDB09 at offset X'000006D8' PDF | HTM
14-Feb-2013 Database Management Console: The Java Web Start feature must provide a digital signature when launching the Console. The current digital signature will expire in March of 2013. PDF | HTM
10-Jan-2013 Change to the PUT maintenance schedule PDF | HTM
21-Dec-2012 BPQ7135 BPQ8091 QM001776036 SLN000015167176 A system S0C4 abend can occur in module DBFMGXC0 during execution of a Fast Path BMP in an IMS 12 environment after you have applied PTF BPQ7135. PDF | HTM
05-Dec-2012 Advisor and Toolkit components: New thresholds are available for Fast Path DEDBs, and changes require an upgrade to an Advisor repository. Back up your repositories before applying PTFs from PUT1202B. PDF | HTM
05-Dec-2012 Announcing enhancements to the BMC Documentation Center. PDF | HTM
05-Dec-2012 PUT1202B is available PDF | HTM
20-Nov-2012 BPQ7943 QM001772993 SLN000015166373 Recovery Manager Check Assets and Create IBM Recovery JCL tasks issue message BMC76175E after PTF UK80027 (APAR PM53139) is applied to an IMS Version 12 environment. PDF | HTM
14-Nov-2012 If you select option 2 from the Electronic Software Distribution FTP Option Specifications panel, an error occurs when generating the JCL from the Install System JCL Generation Option Panel. PDF | HTM
01-Nov-2012 BPQ7874 BPQ7875 ISS04026707 ISS04036613 QM001770684 SLN000015165854 Recovery Manager: The IRMDRAMS Capture function can take significantly longer to run after you apply PTF BPQ6226 or BPQ6165 from PUT1102B PDF | HTM
26-Oct-2012 BPQ7567 BPQ7568 ISS03981617 QM001759828 Updated - fix is available: Problems can occur if you use instant snapshot data sets or PIT IIC data sets and you have upgraded the DBRC RECONs to IMS Version 12 but the IMS RESLIB library remains at the previous level PDF | HTM
12-Oct-2012 Announcing the BMCDOC utility, which can make preparing and sending support issue-related files to BMC Customer Support easier. PDF |
21-Sep-2012 BPQ7603 ISS03991279 QM001762082 SLN000015164193 An error in date computations causes Advisor and Toolkit functions to terminate periodically with a system S0C4 abend in BRIFRPSC. PDF | HTM
14-Sep-2012 SLN000015157036 A utility job can fail with a system S806-04 abend if the job uses the 64-Bit zIIP Sort Enablement feature, the product was installed with the non-merged installation method, and the job cannot access the contents of the hlq.XXLIB library. PDF | HTM
14-Sep-2012 PUT1202A is available PDF | HTM
27-Jun-2012 If you install BMC ISR by using merged libraries, the DDDEFs for the ABMRCLIB and ABMRLOAD libraries are incorrectly named. PDF | HTM
21-Jun-2012 BPQ7479 ISS03967312 ISS03971580 QM001756482 SLN000015162567 Recovery and Change Accum utilities: A system S306-0C abend might occur when you specify the EXTERNAL(Y) keyword to request sorting in external address spaces. PDF | HTM
18-Jun-2012 BPQ7450 QM001755865 SLN000015162354 Recovery Manager: In an IMS Version 12 environment, Recovery Manager (RMGR) functions might issue message BMC76429W and fail to complete. PDF | HTM
13-Jun-2012 PTF BPQ7251 contains a ++HOLD statement for REASON(DEP). Generated installation and maintenance jobs do not include the DEP value in the list of reasons to bypass. You must modify the jobs to add this value. PDF | HTM
06-Jun-2012 BMC is alerting users to an extension of the BMC maintenance period which affects BMC Internet Service Retrieval (ISR) PDF | HTM
06-Jun-2012 PUT1201B is available PDF | HTM
25-Apr-2012 ISS03926584 QM001746806 BPQ7255 During initialization in time zones that are 10 hours or more greater than or less than Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), an Advisor started task receives an S0C7 abend in module BRIFRHCD at offset +656. PDF | HTM
20-Apr-2012 BPQ7247 ISS03925309 QM001746397 Change Accumulation utility: A problem can cause the utility to activate an unnecessary diagnostic trace. The symptom is increased CPU usage, compared with previous versions of the utility. PDF | HTM
15-Mar-2012 Reissue--Announcing the release of a standalone BMC Documentation Center PDF | HTM
29-Feb-2012 Information about PTFs and the current PUT is available on the BMC Support Central website. PDF | HTM
28-Feb-2012 PUT1201A is available PDF | HTM
28-Feb-2012 BPQ6974 BPQ7042 ISS03884258 QM001733086 QM001733087 Recovery utility--After application of PTF BPQ6791 or BPQ6792, a PIT recovery might select the wrong change accumulation data set and recover the database to an unintended point in time. PDF | HTM
15-Feb-2012 The UIM server might not have authority to access a required USS HFS data set (/var/bmcuim), which generates error message ICH408I. PDF | HTM
13-Feb-2012 The new password for the epddownload.bmc.com FTP site takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on February 28, 2012 PDF | HTM
07-Dec-2011 Installation System - Describes additional issues and resolutions for version 2.3.25 of the Installation System PDF
07-Dec-2011 PUT1102B is available PDF
07-Dec-2011 BPQ6771 BPQ6783 ISS03854043 QM001724854 QM001724856 Recovery Manager - A system S0C4 abend can occur in the RMGR started task during execution of the Check Assets function. PDF | HTM
03-Nov-2011 BPJ0415 BPJ0416 BPJ0446 SLN000015151359 Console: The Encrypted Credentials feature allows you to choose to use "encrypted text" instead of "clear text" in the transfer of user credentials between client and server components. PDF | HTM
Release Notes
14-Dec-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.5.00 PDF
22-Jun-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.3.00 PDF
22-Mar-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.2.00 PDF
08-Dec-2016 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.1.00 PDF
04-Dec-2015 Installation System and RTCS: Announces changes and new features in versions 3.0.00 and 2.1.00, respectively PDF
06-May-2015 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.10 PDF
12-Feb-2015 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.05 PDF
29-Dec-2014 Installation System: Updated - Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.00 PDF
03-Apr-2014 Updated - EXTENDED BUFFER MANAGER and SNAPSHOT UPGRADE FEATURE: This document contains up-to-date release information and a description of new features (updating the release notes dated June 25, 2013) PDF
06-Jun-2012 Installation System: These release notes contain information about what is new and changed for version 2.3.35 of the Installation System. The release notes contain information that supplements or supersedes the Installation System User Guide. PDF | HTM
07-Dec-2011 Advisors and Toolkit--New release information, including enhancements and changes. PDF | HTM
07-Dec-2011 Backup and Recovery Products for IMS--Contains information about version 4.5.00. PDF | HTM
Online Technical Documentation
25-Apr-2017 Online documentation for Backup and Recovery Solution for IMS HTM
 
Product Documents Language :
Title Date Format
BMC Products for IMS Installation Guide 07-Dec-2011 PDF
BMC Software Subsystem User Guide 06-Aug-2008 PDF
Backup and Recovery Products for IMS Change Accumulation Utility User Guide 07-Dec-2011 PDF
Backup and Recovery Products for IMS Image Copy Utility User Guide 07-Dec-2011 PDF
Backup and Recovery Products for IMS Recovery Manager User Guide 07-Dec-2011 PDF
Backup and Recovery Products for IMS Recovery Utility User Guide 07-Dec-2011 PDF
Database Products for IMS Advisors and Toolkit User Guide 07-Dec-2011 PDF
Database Products for IMS Configuration Guide 08-Mar-2013 PDF
Database Products for IMS Configuration Guide 07-Dec-2011 PDF
EXTENDED BUFFER MANAGER and SNAPSHOT UPGRADE FEATURE User Guide 25-Jun-2013 PDF
IMS Database Supplemental Utilities Reference Manual 20-May-2009 PDF
Installation System 3.5 space (2,054 KB) 14-Dec-2017 PDF
Installation System Quick Start 08-Dec-2016 PDF
Installation System Reference Manual 22-Jun-2017 PDF
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