HP NNM iSPI Performance for Metrics Software Release Notes

for the Windows® and Linux operating systems

Software version: 8.13

Publication date: October 2009

This document is an overview of the HP NNM iSPI Performance for Metrics software (iSPI Performance for Metrics). It contains important information that is not included in books or Help. You can find information about the following in this document:

Product Overview
Installation Notes
Known Problems, Limitations, and Workarounds
Documentation Updates
Support
Legal Notices

Product Overview

The iSPI Performance for Metrics adds the performance management capability to NNMi by analyzing, processing, and aggregating metrics collected by NNMi from different network elements. This release of the iSPI Performance for Metrics includes the following features:

Installation Notes

Installation requirements, as well as instructions for installing the iSPI Performance for Metrics, are documented in the Installation Guide for the iSPI Performance for Metrics provided in PDF (.pdf) format. You can find the Installation Guide at the root directory on the product installation media.

For a list of supported hardware platforms, operating systems, and database, see the support matrix available at the root directory of the product media or at this location:
HP Support matrices
.

Note: Most of the support areas require that you register as an HP Passport user and sign in. Many also require an active support contract. To find more information about support access levels, go to: Access levels.

To register for an HP Passport ID, go to: HP Passport Registration.

Known Problems, Limitations, and Workarounds

This release contains certain unresolved problems, some limitations, and there are workarounds to help solve certain problems.

Issues Related to Installation
Issues Encountered While Removing the Product
Issues Related to Report Appearance
Issues Related to Report Navigation
Browser Specific Issues
Miscellaneous Issues
Problems and Workarounds

Documentation Updates

The first page of this release notes document contains the following identifying information:

To check for recent updates or to verify that you are using the most recent edition, visit this URL: HP Software Product Manuals

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HP Software Support

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HP Software support provides customer self-solve capabilities. It provides a fast and efficient way to access interactive technical support tools needed to manage your business. As a valued support customer, you can benefit by being able to:

To access the Self-solve knowledge base, visit the Self-solve knowledge search home page.

Note: Most of the support areas require that you register as an HP Passport user and sign in. Many also require an active support contract. To find more information about support access levels, go to: Access levels.

To register for an HP Passport ID, go to: HP Passport Registration.

Legal Notices

©Copyright 2009 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Confidential computer software. Valid license from HP required for possession, use or copying. Consistent with FAR 12.211 and 12.212, Commercial Computer Software, Computer Software Documentation, and Technical Data for Commercial Items are licensed to the U.S. Government under vendor's standard commercial license.

The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.

The information contained herein is subject to change without notice.

For information about third-party license agreements, see the license-agreements directory on the product installation DVD-ROM.

To view open source code, see the license-agreements/source and license-agreements/CygwinSources directories on the product installation media.

Trademark Notices

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Acknowledgements

This product includes libjpeg library. This software is copyright (C) 1991-1998, Thomas G. Lane.
The Graphics Interchange Format(c) is the Copyright property of CompuServe Incorporated. GIF(sm) is a Service Mark property of CompuServe Incorporated.
This product includes libxml2 library. Copyright (C) 1998-2003 Daniel Veillard. All Rights Reserved.
This product includes libxp library. Copyright © 2001,2003 Keith Packard.


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