Prepare for Installation

Complete the tasks listed in this topic to prepare for installation.
Before you begin your installation of the
Database Management Solutions for Db2
, prepare your environment and system for installation by completing the following tasks:
  • Review installation best practices
  • Confirm that the following requirements have been met:
    • Hardware
    • Software
    • Security
    • Started task
    • Storage Requirements
    • Global resource sharing
    • Object framework services (OFS)
    • Health check support
If you plan on running an older release with the current release, see Concurrent Releases.
If you are installing products into Db2 subsystems that are part of a data sharing environment, see Data Sharing Requirements.