Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express are simple, comprehensive IBM offerings that cover software license acquisition including Fixed Term Licenses and Software Subscription and Support product upgrades and technical support under a single, common set of agreements, processes and tools.
Passport Advantage is designed for larger enterprises, while Passport Advantage Express, a transaction-based offering, is designed to meet the needs of medium-sized businesses.
Includes Software Subscription and Support (technical support and product upgrades) with each new license.
Provides Selected Support for certain Open Source and other non-warranted code. Provides comprehensive and flexible upgrade coverage. Streamlines budgeting for software upgrade and migration costs.
Provides secure access to Passport Advantage Online. Incorporates flexible, easy-to-access, responsive, cross-platform customer support from IBM.
Provides access to IBM software technical support for all of a customer’s designated IT staff.
Provides 24×7 access to support resources for business-critical outages. Provides self help via the Internet.
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