Purchasing IBM software through IBM Passport Advantage (PA) is more common for large companies that purchase larger amounts of software licenses. Discounts are available. Discounts are set in pa below the relational levels known as “Suggested Volume Price” (RSVP). The MQ component “Managed File Transfer Agent” was recharged in MQ Advanced V9.0 and released in MQ Advanced V9.1.3. If you have upgraded to MQ Advanced V9.1.3, license usage will be reduced. For more information, see the announcement letter. Randy is our software license compliance analyst. He specializes in IBM software and the IBM License Metric Tool. He brings extensive technical experience to his former role in IBM Cloud Lab Services, where he designed and implemented cloud solutions. This allows it to understand the technical and financial impact of a software licensing agreement and help customers maintain control of their licensing services. Regardless of how the software or service is purchased, any purchase is subject to IBM`s terms and conditions.
In accepting these terms, you have confirmed that you have read and are following the rules set out in one or more of these agreements: end-users generally purchase their IBM licenses and services in exchange for a so-called Passport Advantage (PA) agreement and this could be the case for you if you use IBM software. But do you have a clear understanding of what is at stake in this agreement? Do you understand its effects? Do you understand what you need to know to effectively manage your software licenses? In general, you`ll find the information you need to manage your IBM compliance position in different locations, so you know what other sources of information should be considered? The IAASM agreement is displayed below in 18 languages to show you comfort. These documents are usually provided with IBM software on paper, on support or can be accepted electronically during the program ordering process. The IAASM is an international agreement that has part 1 – Terms and Part 2 – Ambiguous conditions for countries.