This page indicates the minimum version requirements for using IBM WebSphere Application Server in the SAS 9.2 (TS2M2) middle tier. This page also provides URLs for software downloads and important notes about using WebSphere in the SAS 9.2 middle tier.
It is possible to use updated versions of the third-party software that is listed below. See SAS® Third-Party Software Requirements - Baseline and Higher Support for more details.
|IBM WebSphere Application Server (32-bit)||Windows (32-bit x86)
Solaris 9 (64-bit SPARC)
The minimum required version of WebSphere 6.1 for the SAS 9.2 middle tier was originally 22.214.171.124 with a required interim fix (iFix) that is now unavailable. Customers who have already deployed the SAS 9.2 web applications on WebSphere 126.96.36.199 and have applied the required iFix can continue to use that version until they install additional software or a maintenance release.To contact an IBM representative, go to the WebSphere Software Link and call the phone number under We're here to help on the right side of that page to order WebSphere version 6.1.
Note: WebSphere is packaged with its own JDK and it can not be swapped out with another JDK.
SAS supports distributions of IBM WebSphere Application Server V6.1 on the platforms identified on this Web page with the following service applied to bring WebSphere to the supported version of 188.8.131.52:
You must review and follow the instructions for obtaining and applying the required fix pack from IBM.
Before running the SAS Deployment Wizard to install SAS and configure WebSphere, review the pre-installation documentation.
Also review the pre-installation and post-installation documentation that is specific to WebSphere at IBM WebSphere Application Server Documentation for SAS 9.2.
SAS also provides post-install information that is not specific to WebSphere, but might assist you.
|IBM WebSphere Application Server (64-bit)||Windows (64-bit x86)
AIX 5.3, 6.1 (64-bit) with recommended maintenance packages
Solaris 10 (64-bit SPARC)
Solaris 10 (64-bit x86-64)
Linux (64-bit x86) RHEL 4, RHEL 5, Novell SuSE SLES 9, SLES 10
SAS supports IBM WebSphere Application Server V6.1 with the WebSphere Application Server V6.1.0 Fix Pack 21 applied.
This separate fix pack must be installed on WebSphere Application Server 6.1 to bring it to the supported 184.108.40.206 level.