z/VM 6.3 Download

The z/VM 6.3 Download provides qualified Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) who have zPDT systems, a base z/VM 6.3 operating system with software maintenance. It is intended for ISVs who need z/VM to support guest systems such as Linux on System z or z/VM for development activities. No customization or configuration is done on the z/VM ADCD Startup.

PLEASE NOTE: The z/VM 6.3 functionality of Single System Image (SSI) and Live Guest Relocation (LGR) have not been tested on the zPDT and are not supported.

Required Prerequisites: In order to use the z/VM 6.3 Download, you will need to be at zPDT Version 1 Release 5 Fixpack 2 level of zPDT code (driver 47.16, version 1-5.47.16).

How to obtain prerequisites: All zPDT 1090 SW updates including zPDT Version 1 Release 5 Fixpack 2 level of zPDT code (driver 47.16, version 1-5.47.16) can be obtained for ALL zPDT Customers through ITC. To obtain the updates, visit www.p390store.com and click on the zPDT Software Updates icon. You will need to register with a valid 1090 11S number model type, and serial number. You will then have immediate access to the web site for downloads.

z/VM 6.2 Parallel Sysplex Starter System: ISVs wishing to develop applications and tools that take advantage of parallel sysplex, can use the z/VM 6.2 Parallel Sysplex Starter System Parallel Sysplex Starter system which provides a optional starter Parallel Sysplex system configuration.

NOTE: There is an annual US $900 subscription fee for the use of the ADCD SW distributions. This annual fee covers the z/OS, z/VM, and z/VSE, and Parallel System Starter System SW stacks and is regardless if one, two, or all four ADCD stacks are requested.

Important: Important information is found in this disclaimer so Please READ the Disclaimer!!

License

The z/VM Download is a bundle of z/VM and related products. It is not an IBM program product and is not supported as a product.

Approved ISVs with zPDT based systems will need to have agreed to the z/VM ADCD license agreement, and have a signed System z Developer Discount contract on file with IBM prior to receiving access to the z/VM 6.3 download. All license agreements and contract updates are done through the System z Developer Discount offering.

How to request access to the z/VM 6.3 Download

Products contained in this release

Component ID Release Component Name Product ID
568411201 630 Conversational Monitoring System (CMS) 6VMCMS30
568411202 630 Control Program (CP) 6VMCPR30
568411204 630 AVS 6VMAVS30
568411205 630 REstructured eXtended eXecutor (REXX) 6VMREX30
568411206 630 Transparent Services Access Facility (TSAF) 6VMTSA30
568411208 630 Dump Viewing Facility (DVF) 6VMDVF30
568411209 630 VM Serviceability Enhancements Staged/Extended (VMSES/E) 6VMSES30
568411211 630 Group Control System (GCS) 6VMGCS30
568411220 620 Language Environment (LE) 6VMLEN20
568819802 620 LE COBOL RTL 6VMLEN20
568819803 620 LE PL/I RTL 6VMLEN20
568411201 A63 CMS JAPANESE KANJI 6VMCMS30
568411202 A63 CP JAPANESE KANJI 6VMCPR30
568411204 A63 AVS JAPANESE KANJI 6VMAVS30
568411205 A63 REXX JAPANESE KANJI 6VMREX30
568411206 A63 TSAF JAPANESE KANJI 6VMTSA30
568411208 A63 DVF JAPANESE KANJI 6VMDVF30
568411209 A63 VMSES/E JAPANESE KANJI 6VMSES30
568411211 A63 GCS JAPANESE KANJI 6VMGCS30
568411220 A62 LE JAPANESE KANJI 6VMLEN20
568819802 A62 LE COBOL RTL JAPANESE KANJI 6VMLEN20
568819803 A62 LE PL/I RTL JAPANESE KANJI 6VMLEN20
568411219 620 HCD and HCM for z/VM 6VMHCD20
565510400 440 Open Systems Adapter/Support Facility (OSA/SF) for VM 4OSASF40
5735FAL00 630 Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) for z/VM 6VMTCP30
568411218 630 Performance Toolkit for VM 6VMPTK30
5749DVH00 630 DirMaint 6VMDIR30
576700201 630 Resource Access Control Facility (RACF) 6VMRAC30
568409601 630 RSCS 6VMRSC30
569623401 36A VM HLASM TOOLKIT 5696234K
569623400 360 VM HILEVEL ASSMBLR 5696234J
5654A2200 130 C/C++ COMP Z/VM 5654A22A
569501304 140 REXX COMPILER 5695013H
569501404 140 REXX LIBRARY 5695014H

DISCLAIMER

The z/VM 6.3 Download is a special packaging of z/VM software for the exclusive use of product development and support. It is restricted for use by qualified PartnerWorld ISVs who are active participants in the System z Developer Discount offering and have a zPDT system. The z/VM 6.3 Download software stack is licensed to the specific system by zPDT machine type/model serial number and cannot be transferred to any other machine. Use of the z/VM Download software on any other system or software emulator is strictly prohibited and is in violation of the terms and conditions of the z/VM ADCD License agreement and the System z Developer Discount offering.

If you have any feedback or questions, please respond to: ztech@us.ibm.com

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