HALO for IMS 8.2 and 8.1.01

This space contains information about the following releases of the BMC HALO for IMS product:

  • 8.2.00
  • 8.1.01

The BMC HALO for IMS (HALO) product enables you to take control of database improvements by keeping full function and Fast Path (DEDB) databases online, and in update mode while changes are made. When your changes arecomplete, the databases are taken offline momentarily while HALO applies any updates captured during the process. Within seconds, the changed databases are back online.

With HALO, you can also test the changes. You can make the changes and make DBRC changes without moving the database into production.

Product guides


Product guides (PDFs) for each release that this space supports



Product notices (PDFs) before April 24, 2017

For more recent notices, see Latest notices.

Support information


Supported versions and how to contact Support.

Additional resources


BMC forums or sites with related information

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