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Planning for an upgrade to IBM Sterling Connect:Direct for i5/OS Version 3.7.00?
Check out a few of my favorite IBM TechNotes when preparing for your upgrade. You'll learn how to download the base product, where fixes reside, how to determine what version you're own, and much more!
TechNote 1607703 – How to find IBM Sterling Connect:Direct iSeries version 3.7 on Passport Advantage > Part number CZYU5EN .
TechNote 1673854 - Where to find the fix pack with cumulative maintenance PTF for IBM Sterling Connect:Direct 22.214.171.124 for i5/OS. On IBM Fix Central search for Sterling Connect:Direct for i5/OS.
TechNote 1521263 - How to determine the release and maintenance level of a Connect:Direct for i5/OS installation? Use the command CDVER.
TechNote 1598826 – How to upgrade from Connect:Direct i5/OS 3.5.00 to 3.7.00 > this TechNote documents a change to the RSTOBJ command found in the IBM Sterling Connect:Direct for i5/OS Upgrade Guide.
Technote 1601282 – How to upgrade from Connect:Direct for i5/OS 3.6.00 to 3.7.00 > this TechNote documents the correct CPYF commands to use.
TechNote 1598595 Cannot connect to remote node after installing Connect:Direct for i5/OS > blank out the values in the Connect:Direct parameters > TCP SRC Ports, and bounce Connect:Direct.