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Jazz Foundation

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Jazz Foundation 3.0

Product Release / Trial | November 23, 2010
This is not the most recent version. We recommend Jazz Foundation 7.0.2 . This is made available for archival purposes and may contain bugs and/or security vulnerabilities. If you do download this version, it is being provided AS IS, without warranties of any kind, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. We strongly advise you review the support pages for this version and update the product or take actions recommended therein. Security bulletins contain instructions for the security vulnerability addressed therein, and may require upgrading to a newer version. Link to security vulnerability blog: IBM PSIRT blog.

Review the System Requirements and Release Notes

Before you download and install Jazz Foundation 3.0, it is recommended that you review the System Requirements and Release Notes for the latest information.

Download the Jazz Team Server and Application SDK

If you haven't already, visit the All Downloads tab. At a minimum, you will want to download either the 'Jazz Team Server and Application SDK (Web Install)' or the separate 'Jazz Team Server' and 'Application SDK' zip downloads.

Optionally, you may want to consider downloading the 'Practice Library Application' and Jazz Foundation source code.

Installation and Upgrade

New Installations

Instructions for installing and configuring the Jazz Team Server and Application SDK can be found in the Jazz Foundation Application SDK Setup section of the Jazz Foundation Application SDK Wiki

Information on deploying and configuring the Practice Library application technology preview can be found here

Upgrading from a Previous Release

If you are upgrading from a previous Jazz Foundation release, you will need to upgrade your existing database using the 'repotools-jazz -addTables' command. This is an in-place data migration. A full export and import is not required. It is highly recommended that you backup your database prior to performing this operation. Review the Release Notes for additional information regarding restrictions related to upgrade.

Follow the instructions below to upgrade to Jazz Foundation 3.0:

  • Install the Jazz Foundation 3.0 - Jazz Team server into a new location using the Installation Manager (Web Install) and select the option to use '/jazz' as the context root.
  • Edit the located in /server/conf/jazz so that it points to your existing database.
  • Run the 'repotools-jazz -addTables' command to upgrade your database.
  • Continue with Setting up the Jazz Team Server.

Learn More

The following links are a good next step for learning more about Jazz Foundation and how you can use what is provided in the downloads to build your own clients and develop Jazz Team Server extensions.

Visit the Jazz Forums

If you need additional guidance while setting up or using Jazz Foundation, please visit the Jazz Forums to ask a question. Other community members as well as Jazz Foundation developers monitor this forum and answer questions.

Report a bug or submit a suggestion

The Jazz Foundation development team uses Rational Team Concert to develop Jazz Foundation. If you find a bug or have a suggestion for an enhancement to Jazz Foundation, please visit the Work Items page to Create a Work Item.