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Rational Agent Controller 9.0.1



IBM Rational Agent Controller 9.0.1 is available for download.

Download Description

Rational Agent Controller is a daemon process that enables client applications to launch and manage local or remote applications, and enables clients to receive application data from agents within host processes and applications.

You must install Agent Controller separately before you can use the following tools:

  • Profiling tools to profile your applications. Agent Controller must be installed on the same system as the application that you are profiling.
  • Component testing tool to run test cases. Agent Controller must be installed on the systems on which you run the test cases.
  • Tools for remote profiling and enabling Java code coverage statistic collection on the following versions of remote WebSphere® Application Server:
  • Version 8.5.x
  • Version 8.5.x Liberty Profile
  • Version 8.0
  • Version 7.0.x

For details on other available versions of Agent Controller, see


For Windows, Linux, AIX and Solaris:
The following version Installation Manager is required:

  • Version 1.6.3 or later.

If you have an earlier version of Installation Manager installed on your computer, then by default it will be updated to the latest available version when you attempt to use it to install or update software

For Windows and Linux only:
Rational Agent Controller 9.0.1 is supported on the same operating system versions as Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software, 9.0.1 For details, see

Agent Controller 9.0.1 is also supported on the following platforms:

Operating systemProcessor architecture
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6zSeries® 31-bit or 64-bit
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS 4 Update 7zSeries 31-bit or 64-bit
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, Update 3zSeries 31-bit or 64-bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 10 SP2zSeries 31-bit or 64-bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11zSeries 31-bit or 64-bit
AIX® 7.1, 6.1 and 5.3ppc 32-bit or 64-bit
Solaris 11SPARC 32-bit or 64-bit; x86 32-bit or 64-bit
Solaris 10SPARC 32-bit or 64-bit; x86 32-bit or 64-bit
Solaris 9SPARC 32-bit or 64-bit
z/OS®, Version 1.13 1.12, 1.11, 1.10, 1.09s/390 (31-bit or 64-bit)

Download Package


  1. Click the link to Fix Central.
  2. Under Fix pack : (IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software Version 9.0), click Show contained fixes.
  3. Select fix pack: the click Continue.
  4. Note: If your download option is set to Download Director, then if you click Download Now you will download installation files for all platforms Rational Agent Controller.

To download installation files for individual platforms:
  1. Change your download method to FTP or HTTP:
  2. Click Change download options.
  3. Select either Download using your browser (HTTP) or Download using bulk FTP and then click Continue.
  4. Click the Agent Controller update for your platform to download it. The files are:
Operating system
File name
Linux for z/

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Technical Support

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  • Visit the IBM Support Portal to configure your support portal experience and review FAQs, lists of known problems, fixes, and a wealth of important support information.

  • Visit developerWorks to access an online collection of tutorials, sample code, standards, forums and other resources provided by experts at IBM to assist software developers using Rational tools including access to the IBM RFE Community.

  • Visit the Jazz Community if you use a Rational product created using the Jazz platform to interact directly with the Jazz development team and other community members, download product trials and betas and track developement progress.

Helpful Hints For Obtaining Technical Assistance:

Before you contact IBM Rational Software Support, gather the background information that you need to describe the problem. When you describe a problem to an IBM software support specialist, be as specific as possible and include all relevant background information so that the specialist can help you solve the problem efficiently. To save time, know the answers to these questions:

  • What software versions were you running when the problem occurred?

  • Do you have logs, traces, or messages that are related to the problem?

  • Can you reproduce the problem? If so, what steps do you take to reproduce it?

  • Is there a workaround for the problem? If so, be prepared to describe the workaround.

If you have helpful information to diagnose or identify the problem on your system, you can provide this data by following the instructions to exchange information with IBM Technical Support.

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Document Information

Modified date:
04 February 2020