Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM MQ Low Latency Messaging - No replacements available

IBM Europe Withdrawal Announcement ZP17-0004
July 11, 2017

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(Corrected on August 28, 2018)

Additional information added to the Overview topic.



Overview

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Effective April 30, 2019, IBM® will withdraw support for the following program licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program release name
5724-T21 IBM MQ Low Latency Messaging

While there is no direct replacement product, IBM MQ Low Latency Messaging customers should review the information for Confinity Low Latency Messaging on the Confinity Solutions website as a suitable alternative offering.

In a change to the announced software lifecycle policy, there will be no extended support available from IBM for the withdrawn product, IBM MQ Low Latency Messaging.

It is recommended that clients currently using MQ Low Latency Messaging should consider moving to Confinity Low Latency Messaging, the follow-on product. Existing users of MQ Low Latency Messaging should contact Confinity Solutions to understand the best way to move entitlements and deployments, as well as the potential for any longer term support for MQ Low Latency Messaging directly from Confinity Solutions.



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Withdrawn programs

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Effective on the dates shown, IBM will withdraw from marketing part numbers from the following program licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

IBM MQ Low Latency Messaging (5724-T21)

Part number Part description Withdrawal from marketing date
D0IKLLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKMLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER SW S&S REINSTATE 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKNLL MQ LOW LATENCY MSGN VS FM QUALIFIED COMPETITOR TRDUP LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D195JLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER MONTHLY LICENSE October 10, 2017
E0BQJLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER ANNUAL SW S&S RNWL December 12, 2017
D0IKPLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKQLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ SW S&S REINSTATE 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKRLL MQ LLM VS LINZ FM QUALIFIED COMPETITOR TRDUP LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D195ILL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ MONTHLY LICENSE October 10, 2017
E0BQKLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGING PER VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ ANNUAL SW S&S RNWL December 12, 2017
D0IK7LL MQ LOW LATENCY MSGING NON PRODUCTIONVIRTUAL SRVR LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IK8LL MQ LOW LATENCY MSGING NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SRVR SW S&S REINSTATE 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IK9LL MQLLM NON-PRODUCTION VS FM QUALIFIED COMPETITOR TRDUP LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D195LLL MQ LOW LATENCY MSGING NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SRVR MONTHLY LICENSE October 10, 2017
E0BQELL MQ LOW LATENCY MSGING NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SRVR ANNUAL SW S&S RNWL December 12, 2017
D0IKALL MQ LLM NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKBLL MQ LLM NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ SW S&S REINSTATE 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKCLL MQ LLMNP VS LINZ FM QUALIFIED COMPETITOR TRDUP LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D195KLL MQ LLM NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ MONTHLY LICENSE October 10, 2017
E0BQFLL MQ LLM NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SERVER LINZ ANNUAL SW S&S RNWL December 12, 2017
D0IKELL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGE STORE VIRTUAL SRVR LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKFLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGE STORE VIRTUAL SRVR SW S&S REINSTATE 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IKGLL MQLL MESSAGE STORE VS FM QUALIFIED COMPETITOR TRDUP LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D195MLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGE STORE VIRTUAL SRVR MONTHLY LICENSE October 10, 2017
E0BQGLL MQ LOW LATENCY MESSAGE STORE VIRTUAL SRVR ANNUAL SW S&S RNWL December 12, 2017
D0IL0LL MQ LL MESSAGE STORE NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SRVR LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IL1LL MQ LL MESSAGE STORE NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SRVR SW S&S REINSTATE 12 MO October 10, 2017
D0IL2LL MQLL MSG ST NON-PRO VS FM QUALIFIED COMPETITOR TRDUP LIC + SW S&S 12 MO October 10, 2017
D195NLL MQ LL MESSAGE STORE NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SRVR MONTHLY LICENSE October 10, 2017
E0BQQLL MQ LL MESSAGE STORE NON-PRODUCTION VIRTUAL SRVR ANNUAL SW S&S RNWL December 12, 2017
BA10TNA IBM WebSphere® MQ Low Latency Messaging for Multiplatforms Version 2.6 U.S. English Media Pack October 10, 2017

On or after that date, you can no longer obtain this program directly from IBM. You can obtain this program on an as-available basis through IBM Remarketers.



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Replacement program information

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None



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Program withdrawal

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The IBM program specified in this announcement will be withdrawn from marketing. IBM will accept orders for this program no later than three days prior to the effective date of withdrawal. Normal marketing activities and educational support will not be available unless previous agreement exists between the customer and IBM.

Customers having this program installed or on order will continue to receive program support in accordance with the applicable IBM agreement.



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Technical support

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Remote technical support is provided as defined by the International Passport Advantage® Agreement.

See the IBM Support Portal website for product support information.



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Announcement countries

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All European, Middle Eastern, and African countries.

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Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

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