IBM Db2 license texts
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The Programs listed below are licensed under the following terms and conditions in addition to those of the International License Agreement for Non-Warranted Programs Z125-5589-05.
Program Name: IBM DB2 10.1, Express-C
Program Number: Community
The Program is licensed as a multi-product package and includes the Supporting Programs identified below. Licensee is authorized to install and use such Supporting Programs only to support Licensee's use of the Principal Program under this Agreement and within the limits of the Proofs of Entitlement for the Program (unless broader rights are provided elsewhere in this License Information document). The phrase "to support Licensee's use" would include only those uses that are necessary or otherwise directly related to a licensed use of the Principal Program or another Supporting Program. The Supporting Programs may not be used for any other purpose. Licensee is not authorized to transfer or remarket the Supporting Programs separate from the Principal Program. A Supporting Program may be accompanied by license terms, and those terms, if any, apply to Licensee's use of that Supporting Program. In the event of conflict, the terms in this License Information document supersede the Supporting Program's terms. When Licensee's right to use the Program expires or terminates, Licensee must discontinue use, destroy or promptly return all copies of the Supporting Programs to the party from whom Licensee acquired the Program. If Licensee downloaded the Supporting Programs, Licensee should contact the party from whom Licensee acquired the Program. If Licensee wishes to license the Supporting Programs for any use beyond the limits set forth above, please contact an IBM Sales Representative or the party from whom Licensee acquired the Program to obtain the appropriate license.
The following are Supporting Programs licensed with the Program:
IBM Database Add-ins for Visual Studio 10.1
IBM Data Server Driver for JDBC and SQLJ 3.63a
IBM Data Server Driver for JDBC and SQLJ 4.13a
IBM Data Server Drivers for ODBC and CLI 10.1
IBM Data Server Driver Package
IBM SDK/Runtime Environment, Java(TM) 2 Technology Edition 7.0
IBM Tivoli Directory Server 6.3 - Client Only (component)
IBM Enterprise Content Management Text Search 1.5.
- IBM Omnifind Yahoo! Edition 8.4
- IBM Java SDK 6.0
- IBM UIMA Java SDK (IUJS) 2.3
- IBM LanguageWare 7.1
IBM Global Security Toolkit 8.0
IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS) for Linux Multiplatform 3.4
IBM InfoSphere Federation Server 10.1 (component)
IBM Data Studio 3.1
1. Usage Restrictions
Licensee's use of the Program is subject to the following resource limitations:
- The Program may use up to a maximum of 4 GB of memory across all instances of the Program in each physical or virtual server.
- A maximum of 2 processor cores may be made available to the Program across all instances of the Program in each physical or virtual server.
1.2 Prohibited Components
Notwithstanding any provision in the Agreement, Licensee is not authorized to use any of the following components or functions of the Program:
IBM DB2 pureScale Feature
IBM DB2 Storage Optimization Feature
IBM DB2 SQL Skin Feature for applications compatible with Sybase ASE
Row & Column Access Control
Label Based Access Control
Advanced Copy Service
High Availability Disaster Recovery
Materialized Query Tables
Access Plan Reuse
Continuous Data Ingest
Use of any component of the Program in a clustered database environment, including (without limitation) any use of the Program on a group of servers connected together to create a single database image.
2. Supporting Program Restrictions
2.1 Permitted Components
Notwithstanding any provision in the Agreement, Licensee is permitted to use only the following components or functions of the identified Supporting Program:
1. Accessing federated data in DB2 for Linux, Unix and Windows (LUW) and Informix databases (of IBM InfoSphere Federation Server)