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Changes to Tru64 UNIX Products

The Tru64 UNIX media kit includes the Associated Product CDs, which delivers additional products and components to your Tru64 UNIX environment.

Many of these products and components are updated more frequently than the Tru64 UNIX operating system, HP makes these components available for download from the Tru64 UNIX Products website when new versions are available:

http://h30097.www3.hp.com/products.html

Check this website for updates to the Java™* products:

The following components are also available for download from the Tru64 UNIX Products website http://h30097.www3.hp.com/products.html:

  • Insight Management Agents

  • Printer definition files

  • Thunderbird

  • WEBES

  • DECevent

  • Tru64 UNIX to HP-UX STK

  • binaryscan

  • hpuxman

Associated Product CDs

The following sections provide information on products and components that have been updated and included on Associated Product CDs (APCDs) Volume 1 and Volume 2.

ADCD Volume 1

The following product on the APCD Volume 1 has been updated.

Java™

The Java™ software has been updated to 1.4.2-9, which offers a full range of software products for the Java™ Platform. It provides solutions to develop or deploy Java applications with the best performance on HP AlphaServer running Tru64 UNIX, including Fast VM that provides Tru64 UNIX users with one of the fastest Virtual Machines available. Newer releases of Java 1.4.2 may be available for Tru64 UNIX as downloads from the HP Java website. Newer releases of Java 1.4.2 may be available for Tru64 UNIX as downloads from the HP Java website. For more information, see the HP Java website:

http://www.hp.com/go/java.

APCD Volume 2

There are no product updates for APCD Volume 2.

Advanced Server for Tru64 UNIX

The ASU provides seamless interoperability between Tru64 UNIX servers, Windows NT® servers, and Microsoft® Windows® clients. Through the ASU software, Tru64 UNIX resources are available to Microsoft users without modification to their software, even allowing administration from Windows PC management utilities. For additional information about ASU and to download the most current release, visit the ASU Web page:

http://h30097.www3.hp.com/products/adv_server/index.html

Internet Express for Tru64 UNIX

Internet Express for Tru64 UNIX is a collection of popular Internet software combined with administration software developed by HP. It includes all of the Internet applications needed for an AlphaServer system to act as an Internet or intranet server.

Internet Express product provides many features and benefits, such as a collection of Internet software that has been tested and qualified on Tru64 UNIX, a web-based administration utility to manage internet services, an Internet Monitor that system administrators can use to monitor the performance of internet servers, and LDAP Module for System Authentication. All of the components can be configured to run in a TruCluster Server environment.

Internet Express also includes the Secure WebServer (powered by Apache) software developed by the Apache Software Foundation (http://www.apache.org/). You can use the Secure WebServer to create and manage a Web site on the Internet or an intranet.

Internet Express has recently been updated to Version 6.10, which updates 29 components. The following are the new features added:

Features added in Internet Express Version 6.9:

  • Jabber – Extensible Messaging And Presence Protocol (XMPP) server.

  • Nessus – Vulnerability scanner.

Features added in Internet Express Version 6.10:

  • Stunnel – A program that allows you to encrypt arbitrary TCP connections inside SSL.

  • Twiki – A flexible, powerful, and easy to use enterprise wiki.

For more information about any of the software or to download the software, visit the Internet Express Web site:

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