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Products

DSERIES- SERVER CA Workload Automation DE - System Agent (dSeries)

Issue/Introduction



Can we update the JRE 1.7 used by Workload Automation DE 11.3 SP3 to JRE 1.8? Is it compatible?

Environment

CA Workload Automation DE (dSeries) 11.3 SP3
CA Workload Automation Desktop Client 11.3 SP3
CA Workload Automation DE Web Services 11.3 SP3
CA Workload Automation DE Web Client 11.3 SP3

Resolution

The Workload Automation DE 11.3 SP3, Desktop Client 11.3 SP3, DE Web Services 11.3 SP3 and Web Client 11.3 SP3 are shipped with JRE 1.7.
You can update to the latest JRE 1.8 by following the procedure explained in the PIB RI82420.

Steps
1. Login to support.broadcom.com and Sign In
2. Click on Product Information, and search for 'WORKLOAD AUTOMATION DE'
3. Search for RI82420
ALL-UPGRADE JRE USED BY CAWADE PRODUCT Fix #RI82420
4. Follow the procedure in the RI82420.txt to update to the latest JRE 1.8.

Additional Information

Note that DE r12.x releases are shipped with JRE 1.8 for all platforms except z/Linux.