Next Generation Technology Utility Suite Accelerator for DB2 (Version 12.1.00)

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View the PAC (Product Availability and Compatibility) matrix for the English user interface of version 12.1.00
Customer Advisories
Date Tracking Numbers Description Available Formats
Flash
10-Jul-2020 UPDATED (ID 996) NGT Copy: A recovery that uses a SHRLEVEL CHANGE image copy might end in an error or data loss PDF
30-Jun-2020 (ID 985) NGT Copy for DB2: A recovery that uses a SHRLEVEL CHANGE image copy might end in an error or data loss PDF
24-Jun-2020 (ID 981) Maintenance: A RECEIVE ORDER job failure connecting to the BMC server occurs PDF
22-Mar-2019 BMC products do not support IBM Huffman compression on DB2 V12 FL504 subsystems PDF
19-Oct-2018 UNLOAD PLUS for DB2: An UNLOAD PLUS job might fail when you use a SELECT statement to unload a subset of table columns PDF
02-Jul-2018 Using XBM or SUF for a snapshot of an encrypted data set might result in an IBM DB2 system abend after you apply PTFs BPE0480 and BPE0488, and a DB2 page-size attribute issue might cause you to receive message BMC47410E PDF
19-Jan-2017 QM002201796 BMC Next Generation Technology products: You might experience unpredictable results when running NGT products in an IBM DB2 Version 12 data-sharing environment PDF
09-Dec-2016 QM002162361 CDB/Auto-Online Reorg and NGT Reorg: Reorganizing a partition-by-growth table space might result in invalid data when no unique index exists on the table space or an update during the reorganization changes the key of a unique index PDF
Technical Bulletin
15-Sep-2020 (ID 741) All BMC mainframe products and solutions: BMC is announcing an enhancement to how we notify you about notice updates PDF
31-Aug-2020 (ID 1011) All BMC mainframe products and solutions: Submit ideas for enhancements via BMC Communities PDF
31-Aug-2020 (ID 741) All BMC mainframe products and solutions: BMC is announcing an enhancement to how we notify you about notice updates PDF
31-Jul-2020 (ID 1005) Maintenance: An outage is scheduled for RECEIVE ORDER and BMC ISR PDF
16-Jul-2020 (ID 942) Maintenance: RSL2007 and RSL2007C are available PDF
11-Jun-2020 (ID 953) Installation and maintenance: New passwords for the ESD FTP and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 16, 2020 PDF
28-May-2020 (ID885) DB2 Utilities: May 2020 enhancements for version 12.1.00 of the NGT utilities and version 11.2.00 of the PLUS utilities are available PDF
27-May-2020 (ID 952) New EV SSL certificate for filedownload.bmc.com FTPS services takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on June 20, 2020 PDF
21-May-2020 (ID 922) Maintenance: Change in the PTF publication process PDF
16-Apr-2020 (ID 930) Maintenance: Change in GA dates for quarterly RSLs PDF
02-Apr-2020 (ID 879) Maintenance: RSL2004 is available PDF
09-Mar-2020 (ID 909) NGT Unload: NGT Unload does not support unloading from INLINE image copies PDF
08-Jan-2020 UPDATED (ID 862) Customer Support: BMC is announcing a new method for sending files to Customer Support PDF
03-Jan-2020 (ID 834) Maintenance: RSL2001 and RSL2001C are available PDF
18-Dec-2019 (ID 856) Installation: Failure to apply the November update for the Installation System results in incorrect installation jobs PDF
17-Dec-2019 (ID 786) Maintenance: BMC now supports IBM SMP/E RECEIVE ORDER for BMC mainframe products PDF
28-Nov-2019 (ID 730) Technical bulletin: November 2019 enhancements for version 12.1.00 of the NGT products are available PDF
06-Nov-2019 (ID 801) An outage is scheduled for filedownload.bmc.com services, BMC ISR, and EPD PDF
24-Oct-2019 (ID 754) Technical bulletin: Enhancements add two new parameters to the NGT utilities PDF
03-Oct-2019 (ID 766) Technical bulletin: A new parameter enables terminating jobs that run with duplicate consistency points PDF
03-Oct-2019 (ID 772) RSL1910 is available PDF
12-Sep-2019 (ID 729) NGT utilities: September 2019 enhancements for version 12.1.00 of the NGT products are available PDF
04-Sep-2019 (ID 736) Installation and maintenance: Scheduled outage for filedownload.bmc.com services and BMC ISR, server changes, and new EV SSL certificate PDF
30-Aug-2019 (ID 752) Customer Support: BMC is announcing a new method for sending information to Customer Support PDF
07-Aug-2019 (ID 735) All supported BMC mainframe products: You can now use your favorite search engine to find information in BMC product documentation PDF
25-Jul-2019 (ID 635) Technical bulletin: July 2019 enhancements for version 12.1.00 of the NGT products are available PDF
03-Jul-2019 (ID 710) Maintenance: RSL1907 and RSL1907C are available PDF
05-Jun-2019 (ID 681) New passwords for the ESD FTP and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 3, 2019 PDF
09-May-2019 (ID 569) NGT: May 2019 enhancements for version 12.1.00 of the NGT products are available PDF
03-Apr-2019 (ID 642) Maintenance — RSL1904 is available PDF
03-Jan-2019 RSL1901 and RSL1901C are available PDF
24-Dec-2018 BMC ISR extract job $E05XTRT and retrieve job $J05RETV are missing the COPYSTEP and SFTP steps PDF
04-Oct-2018 Maintenance: RSL1810 is available PDF
03-Jul-2018 Maintenance: RSL1807 and RSL1807C are available PDF
15-Jun-2018 Using legacy CDB/Auto-Online Copy parameters (CPYPARMS) to pass copies to NGT Copy might cause errors PDF
30-May-2018 Announcing support for FIXCAT categories for Enhanced HOLDDATA PDF
13-Apr-2018 NGT products: April 2018 enhancements for version 12.1.00 for the NGT products are available PDF
05-Apr-2018 Maintenance: RSL1804 is available PDF
02-Feb-2018 Customer Support: Changes for sending files to Customer Support through ftp.bmc.com PDF
03-Jan-2018 Maintenance: RSL1801 and RSL1801C are available PDF
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
03-Aug-2017 QM002326265 An incremental copy of a LOB table space that extends to multiple data sets might not include all of the updated pages PDF
31-Jul-2017 BMC is announcing enhancements for version 12.1.00 of the NGT products PDF
31-Jul-2017 QM002294104, QM002246034 You can now stop the compression dictionary from changing during a reorganization to prevent a break in mirroring 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
Release Notes
16-Jul-2020 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.13.00 PDF
30-Apr-2020 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.12.00 PDF
13-Jun-2019 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.11.00 PDF
13-Dec-2018 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.9.00 PDF
03-May-2018 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.6.00 PDF
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
09-Dec-2016 NGT Utility Suite Accelerator: Announces changes and new features in version 12.1.00 PDF
08-Dec-2016 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.1.00 PDF
Online Technical Documentation
13-Dec-2018 Online documentation for version 11.1.00 of BMC Configuration Component for z/OS (DBC), version 11.1.00 of BMC Execution Component for z/OS (LGC), version 10.4.00 of Next Generation Logger, and BMC Runtime Component System HTM
03-May-2018 Online documentation for the current version of the Installation System HTM
24-Apr-2017 Online documentation for BMC Next Generation Technology products and solutions HTM
 
Product Documents Language :
Title Date Format
BMC Infrastructure Components Administration Guide 08-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Infrastructure Components Administration Guide 01-May-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Automation Reference Manual 09-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Check for DB2 for z/OS Reference Manual 09-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Copy for DB2 for z/OS Reference Manual 08-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology General User Guide 08-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Load for DB2 for z/OS Reference Manual 09-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Recover for DB2 for z/OS Reference Manual 09-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Reorg for DB2 for z/OS Reference Manual 09-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Subsystem Reference Manual 09-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Next Generation Technology Unload for DB2 for z/OS Reference Manual 09-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Products and Solutions for DB2 Customization Guide 08-Dec-2016 PDF
EXTENDED BUFFER MANAGER and SNAPSHOT UPGRADE FEATURE User Guide 09-Dec-2016 PDF
Locating and generating PDFs of documentation 20-Mar-2020 PDF