IBM Connections release notesAdded by IBM on February 11, 2013 | Version 1 (Original)
|The release notes for IBM® Connections 4 explain compatibility, installation, and other getting-started issues.
- System requirements
- Installing IBM Connections 4
- Known problems
Connections 4 introduces metrics for Communities. Metrics data is available for the entire product as well as for individual communities. Metrics employs the analytic capabilities of the IBM Cognos® Business Intelligence server, which is provided as part of the IBM Connections installation to support the collection of metrics data.
Connections 4 announcement is available at www.ibm.com/common/ssi/index.wss. See the announcement for the following information:
- Detailed product description, including a description of new function
- Product-positioning statement
- Packaging and ordering details
- International compatibility information
For information about hardware and software compatibility, see the IBM Connections system requirements
Installing IBM Connections 4
For step-by-step installation instructions, refer to the Installing
section of the product documentation.
Once mandatory tasks are completed, go to fix central to obtain the latest iFixes and apply them using " Updating IBM Connections 4.0
" to ensure the deployment will have the latest set of Software Fixes.
Parent topic: Planning
Directory path conventions
The installation process
IBM Connections system requirements
IBM Connections support statement
Worksheet for installing IBM Connections
Known problems are documented in the form of individual technotes in the IBM Connections Support Portal
. As problems are discovered and resolved, the IBM
Support team updates the knowledge base. By searching the knowledge base, you can quickly find workarounds or solutions to problems.
The following links launch customized queries of the live Support knowledge base: