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Installing Automated Sign-On for Mainframe

The Automated Sign-On for Mainframe Add-on product is installed with an activation file. Follow these steps.

  1. After purchasing Automated Sign-On for Mainframe Add-On, you will receive information about downloading the product activation file: activation.automated_signon_for_mainframe-12.8.n.jaw

  2. Download the activation file and note the location.

  3. In the Management and Security Server, open the MSS Administrative Console and click Configure Settings - Product Activation.

  4. Click ACTIVATE NEW and browse to activation.automated_signon_for_mainframe-12.8.n.jaw.

  5. Click the file. The Automated Sign-On for Mainframe Add-On is installed and added to the Product list.

  6. Restart your browser to ensure that the MSS Administrative Console is fully updated with the new set of activation files. You do not need to restart the Administrative Server (MSS Server) service.

Next step

After Automated Sign-on for Mainframe Add-On is activated, settings must be configured on different systems:

  • z/OS
  • Management and Security Server
  • your emulator

Refer to the Automated Sign-on for Mainframe - Administrator Guide for details.