IC5 CR1 – Error in CCM update script

IC5 CR1 – Error in CCM update script when using RedHat Hi all, I just found a bug in the update-ce.sh script for Updating Filenet to 5.2.0.3 IF3… If you want to update CE as described here, you might run into this problem also. Please note: This might only be valid for RedHat systems. I […]

Experiences with IC5 CR1

Experiences with IC5 CR1 Hi all, I just wanted to share my knowledge and experiences I made so far with IC5 CR1 πŸ˜‰ What`s new / changed? – Installing CRs is now done using the InstallationManager – no more need to use the updateInstaller! I like the idea to install CRs with IM too. As […]

IBM Connections 5 CR1 released

IBM Connections 5 CR1 released Hi all, some of you might have been waiting for it as much as I do πŸ˜‰ and here it is… IBM Connections 5 CR1 There are a lot of fixes in this CR – the full fix list There are some new features – the full new feature list […]

New Version – IBM Connections Desktop Plugins Version 14.10 for Microsoft Windows

New Version – IBM Connections Desktop Plugins for Microsoft I want to announce the october release of the IBM Connections Desktop Plug-Ins for Microsoft Windows –> Download here Link It is only a minor update with the following enhancement regarding file sync capabilities: NEW (as of October 2014) Indicate when a file is up to […]

IBM Connections – root vs. non-root installation

IBM Connections – root vs. non-root installation Hi all, this time I want to provide some arguments, why you should install IBM Connections (or any other WebSphere related software where non-root installations are supported) using a non-root user. Last week I did a health check on an IBM Connections environment that was installed by the […]

Forms Experience Builder – silent installation fails…

Forms Experience Builder – silent installation fails… While installing FEB 8.5.1.0 for IBM Connections 5, we ran into an issue with db2 database drivers that could not be found by IIM. The following error showed up in the installation log:           “Cannot find the database driver” BUT… The drivers are in […]

High DB2 activity of IBM Connections Metrics database – reloaded …

High DB2 activity of IBM Connections Metrics database – reloaded … Hello all, once a problem is solved, the next comes up … That`s a rule… I had another big problem in one of our IBM Connections 4.5 environment with our databases. After a maintenance window, where we updated the OS System we started all […]

High DB2 activity of IBM Connections Homepage database – Part 2

High DB2 activity of IBM Connections Homepage database – Part 2 Some time ago I wrote about a problem with the search application that caused some serious problems in one our IBM Connections environment. The search index did not refresh and the size of the homepage database grew up to 18 GB in size (compressed […]