New training module: What’s New in IBM MQ V9.x.x

MQGem is pleased to announce the availability of a new intermediate training module covering all the new features in IBM MQ V9.x.x.

Are you planning an upgrade to IBM MQ V9 soon? Get to grips with the new features with this training course as part of your upgrade plan.

Platform Coverage

This module provides instructions for IBM MQ on Unix, Windows and z/OS, but not yet for IBM i.

Module Duration

It is expected that this module will take you 7 – 12 hours.

The new training module is called “MQG-201-90: What’s New in IBM MQ V9.x.x”. Details of the contents follow. Items with an asterisk * do not have a hands-on exercise and just describe the new feature.

Part 1: Preparation

A brief section to set up your queue manager with required queues and channels needed for later exercises.

Part 2: Features delivered in IBM MQ V9.0.0

  • All platforms
    • Additional quality of protection for AMS
    • AMS support for non-IBM JREs
    • Web-hosted CCDT
    • Administrative Control of Message Expiry
    • MQ Java Resource Adapter (RA) for application servers *
    • Unicode Support *
  • UNIX and Windows
    • LDAP authorisation (Windows only) *
    • Subscribing to Application Activity Trace
    • Subscribing to Performance Monitoring data
    • runmqsc enhancements
  • z/OS
    • Data Manager Page Set SMF statistics *
    • JMS Support within CICS® OSGI™ Server and IMS® *
    • Additional Active Logs *

Part 3: Features delivered in IBM MQ V9.0.x CDreleases

  • All platforms
    • The IBM MQ REST API
    • IBM MQ Console
    • Behaviour changes in CONNAUTH/CHLAUTH *
  • UNIX and Windows
    • Automatic management of linear log extents
    • Automatic writing of media images
    • Migrating your queue manager log *
    • Error log enhancements
    • New method for LDAP authorization *
    • Implicit syncpoint *
  • LinuxOnly
    • RDQM High Availability
    • RDQM Disaster Recovery
  • z/OS
    • JMS Support within CICS Liberty JVM server *
    • Display queue manager utility
    • DB2® Universal Table Spaces *

Part 4: Features delivered in IBM MQ V9.1.0

  • All platforms
    • Deprecation of the TLS 1.0 protocol
  • UNIX and Windows
    • JSON output from amqsevt
  • z/OS
    • Cluster Workload Exits *
    • OPMODE *

The following additional updates are planned to be made to this module in the future. Purchase of the module will allow you to access features added later as well.

  • Addition of IBM i as a platform
  • Addition of MQ Explorer based instructions
  • Addition of features from IBM MQ V9.1.x CD releases

If you haven’t tried an MQGem training module before, you can try out our “MQG-101-00: First steps with IBM MQ” module for FREE. This module is freely available for two reasons:-

  • To allow you to try out an MQGem training module and see what the format is like
  • To teach you pre-requisite skills for managing IBM MQ, so that other modules can rely upon you having those skills

If you like the format, why not sign up to learn about IBM MQ V9.x.x. Our training modules are great value for money, providing training in IBM MQ from an expert in the product, for a fraction of the cost of classroom based training.

Sign up for some MQ training today by contacting us at learn@mqgem.com.

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IBM MQ and MQ Appliance News – March 2019

On Tuesday February 5th, IBM Hursley announced the next in the series of Continuous Delivery releases for IBM MQ V9.1 and the MQ Appliance. IBM MQ V9.1.2 was made available on March 21st.

Downloading IBM MQ Version 9.1.2 Continuous Delivery

Here is the announcement letter:-

Links of interest:-


We’ll collect up any other links about the new release as we find them and put them all here.

IBM MQ and MQ Appliance News – November 2018

On Tuesday November 27th, IBM Hursley announced the next in the series of Continuous Delivery releases for IBM MQ V9.1 and the MQ Appliance. IBM MQ V9.1.1 was made available on November 30th.

Downloading IBM MQ Version 9.1.1 Continuous Delivery

Here are the various announcement letters:-

Links of interest:-


We’ll collect up any other links about the new release as we find them and put them all here.

IBM MQ and MQ Appliance News – March 2018

On Friday March 16th, IBM Hursley made available the next in the series of Continuous Delivery releases for IBM MQ V9.0 and the MQ Appliance. IBM MQ V9.0.5 is now available.

Downloading IBM MQ Version 9.0.5 Continuous Delivery

Read these links of interest:-


A few days later, the next continuous delivery release on the NPE NonStop platform was also released. Read more about that here.


We’ll collect up any other links about the new release as we find them and put them all here.


The next Continuous Delivery (CD) release is now available. Read more about V9.1.1