InfoSphere Information Server, Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1, includes updates to the following product modules and components.
IBM InfoSphere Business Glossary
IBM InfoSphere Business Glossary Anywhere
IBM InfoSphere DataStage®
IBM InfoSphere FastTrack
IBM InfoSphere Information Analyzer
IBM InfoSphere Information Services Director
IBM InfoSphere Metadata Workbench
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage™Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1 also includes updates to IBM InfoSphere Blueprint Director.
New in this release
For information about what is new and changed in Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1, seewww.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27018354.
The Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1 installation program performs a system requirements check and provides a report on the status of your computer. You canreview the detailed system requirements atwww.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27016382.
For a summary list of fixes that are included in Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1, seewww.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21468662.
Latest version of software
To verify that you install the latest version of the software for your installation environment, seewww.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21443006.
Installing Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1
For information on installing Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1, seewww.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27016870.
Uninstalling Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1
Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1 cannot be uninstalled. You must restore to your current backup, or uninstall and reinstall your InfoSphere Information Server,Version 8.5, installation to remove the fix pack. For detailed backup and restore instructions, go tohttp://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/iisinfsv/v8r5/topic/com.ibm.swg.im.iis.found.admin.burest.doc/topics/t_admin_backup_restore_super.html.
Limitations and problems for InfoSphere Information Server, Version 8.5, are documented in APARs and technotes, which are available on the IBMSupport Portal.The following table provides links for customized queries for APARs and technotes for Version 8.5 and Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1.
If this query contains no search results, then there are no known problems for that product area.To learn about problems that are not listed above, see the IBM Support Portal for the specific product that you are interested in (such as InfoSphereDataStage), or for the overall InfoSphere Information Server suite atwww.ibm.com/support/entry/portal/Software/Information_Management/InfoSphere_Information_Server.
Table 1. Links to the technotes
Version 8.5 Fix Pack 1 installationwww.ibm.com/support/search.wss?q=install8501relnotes&sort=desc InfoSphere Information Server
APARs InfoSphere Business Glossary and InfoSphere Business GlossaryAnywhere
APARs InfoSphere DataStage
APARs InfoSphere FastTrack
APARs InfoSphere Information Analyzer
APARs InfoSphere Information Services Director
APARs InfoSphere MetaBrokers and bridgeswww.ibm.com/support/search.wss?q=mbb85relnotes&sort=desc InfoSphere Metadata Workbench
APARs InfoSphere QualityStage
APARs InfoSphere Information Server connectivitywww.ibm.com/support/search.wss?q=conn85relnotes&sort=desc