Tag: SSL Certificates
The TM1 SSL certificates are expiring on November 24. This post is your definitive reference guide to choosing and applying the best solution for you.
We have tested various solutions to the expiring SSL certificates, and this post shares our experiences so far.
Depending on your TM1 environment, some solutions would be more suited than others. To guide you in determining which solution to choose, we have created a "Decision Tree" which is included in the post.
IBM has recently released new set of SSL certificates that do not expire until 2026. These certificates can be applied to ALL versions of TM1 (i.e. 9.5.x, 10.1.x, 10.2.x).
IBM has released a new technote that talks about how to update the expiring SSL certificates.
In summary, this new technote basically states that there are 3 options available:
1. Use your own certificate.
2. Follow the IBM technote as released previously.
3. Wait for "updaters" that would be released shortly.
For those who are using either Cognos BI or CDM with their TM1, please be advised that the expiring TM1 SSL certificates will affect you.
IBM has released an FAQ article to address the expiring TM1 SSL certificate issue.
The article provides answers to a lot of general questions and also some new information on the issue.
The default 1024-bit TM1 SSL certificates shipped and installed with the TM1 software is expiring on the 24th November 2016 - which means, if no actions are taken prior to this time, TM1 will stop working.