Software withdrawal: IBM Z platform selected programs - Some replacements available

IBM Asia Pacific Withdrawal Announcement WP19-0125
December 3, 2019

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Overview

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Effective on the dates shown, IBM® has withdrawn or will withdraw from marketing the following programs/version/release licensed under the Agreement for IBM Licensed Programs/IBM Agreement for Programs or the IBM International Program License Agreement.



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Withdrawn programs

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IPLA programs: Versions withdrawn since the last announcement

Version withdrawn September 2, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM SDK for Node.js - z/OS® 6.0.0 5655-SDK

Version withdrawn September 6, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS Trial 1.3.0 5697-TR1

Versions withdrawn September 9, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Z® Application Performance Management Connect 5.4.0 5698-ABF
IBM Z Application Performance Management Connect 5.5.0 5698-ABF

Versions withdrawn October 7, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM MQ Advanced Message Security for z/OS All 5655-AM9
IBM MQ Managed File Transfer for z/OS All 5655-MF9

IPLA programs: Versions to be withdrawn

Versions to be withdrawn March 9, 2020:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS 1.3.0 5697-AB1
IBM Automation Control for z/OS 1.1.x 5698-LSA
IBM Common Data Provider for z Systems® 1.1.0 5698-ABJ
IBM DB2® Backup and Recovery Solution Pack 1.1.0 5655-BR1
IBM DB2 SQL Performance Solution Pack 1.1.0 5655-SQ1
IBM Infoprint Fonts for z/OS 1.1.0 5648-E76
IBM Management Console for IMS and DB2 for z/OS 1.1.0 5655-TAC
IBM OMEGAMON® for z/OS Management Suite 5.5.1 5698-TOM
IBM OMEGAMON Performance Management Suite for z/OS 5.5.0 5698-AA8
IBM Operations Analytics for z Systems 3.2.0 5698-ABH
IBM Spectrum® Scale Data Management Edition 5.0.x 5698-SS1
IBM Tivoli® Business Service Manager for z/OS 6.1.0 5698-TBS
IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager for z/OS 6.1.1 5698-TBS
IBM z/VM® 6.4.0 5741-A07
IBM z/VM SDO 6.4.0 5741-A08

IPLA programs: Releases withdrawn since the last announcement

Note: A modification level number indicates that only that particular modification level is being withdrawn (for example, 6.2. 0 ). If present, the variable x indicates all modification levels are being withdrawn (for example 6.2. x ).

Releases withdrawn September 6, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS 6.1.x 5655-TY6
IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS 6.2.x 5655-TY6

Release withdrawn September 9, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Operations Analytics for z Systems 3.1.0 5698-ABH

IPLA programs: Releases to be withdrawn

Note: A modification level number indicates that only that particular modification level is being withdrawn (for example, 6.2. 0 ). If present, the variable x indicates all modification levels are being withdrawn (for example 6.2. x ).

Releases to be withdrawn March 9, 2020:

Program name Version Program number
IBM CICS® Configuration Manager for z/OS 5.2.0 5697-CIC
IBM CICS Interdependency Analyzer for z/OS 5.2.0 5655-Y22
IBM CICS Performance Analyzer for z/OS 5.2.0 5655-Y23
IBM Db2® Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 7.1.x 5697-DA7
IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS 6.1.x 5697-V61
IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS 6.2.x 5697-V61
IBM Enterprise PL/I Value Unit Edition for z/OS 5.2.x 5655-EPL
IBM IMS Performance Solution Pack for z/OS 2.1.0 5698-P21
IBM IMS Problem Investigator for z/OS 2.4.0 5655-R02
IBM Service Management Suite for z/OS 1.5.1 5698-AAF
IBM System Automation for z/OS 4.1.0 5698-SA4
IBM Tivoli NetView® Monitoring for GDPS® 6.2.0 5698-BMP
IBM Tivoli NetView Monitoring for GDPS 6.2.1 5698-BMP
IBM Z Service Automation Suite 1.1.0 5698-SA1

ICA programs: Versions to be withdrawn

Versions to be withdrawn March 9, 2020:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Message Entry and Routing with Interfaces to Various Applications (MERVA) ESA 4.1.x 5648-B29
IBM Message Entry and Routing with Interfaces to Various Applications (MERVA) ESA - Components 4.2.x 5648-B30

ICA programs: Releases to be withdrawn

Note: A modification level number indicates that only that particular modification level is being withdrawn (for example, 6.2. 0 ). If present, the variable x indicates all modification levels are being withdrawn (for example 6.2. x ).

Releases to be withdrawn March 9, 2020:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS 6.1.x 5655-EC6
IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS 6.2.x 5655-EC6
IBM Enterprise PL/I for z/OS 5.1.x 5655-PL5
IBM Enterprise PL/I for z/OS 5.2.x 5655-PL5
IBM Tivoli NetView for z/OS 6.2.0 5697-NV6
IBM Tivoli NetView for z/OS 6.2.1 5697-NV6

ICA Feature: Feature withdrawn since the last announcement

Feature withdrawn October 14, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM z/VSE® Network Appliance 1.0.0 N/A * See note below *

Note: Linux® Fast Path is the z/VSE provided connector to the Linux distro together with a small program that the client needs to deploy on Linux on IBM Z. It is part of z/VSE V6 (with Program number 5686-VS6, respectively 5609-VSE for the bundle).

ICA Feature: Features to be withdrawn

Features to be withdrawn March 9, 2020:

Program name Version Program number
IBM AFP Font Collection for S/390® (MVS™ feature only) 2.1.1 5648-B33
IBM Century Schoolbook font (MVS feature only) 1.1.0 5771-ADJ

International Agreement for Acquisition of Software Maintenance (IAASM) Subscription and Support (S&S) products: Versions withdrawn since last announcement

Versions withdrawn October 7, 2019:

Program name Version Program number
IBM MQ Advanced Message Security for z/OS S&S All 5655-W5S
IBM MQ Managed File Transfer for z/OS S&S All 5655-U81

International Agreement for Acquisition of Software Maintenance (IAASM) Subscription and Support (S&S) products: Versions to be withdrawn

Versions to be withdrawn March 9, 2020:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5697-ABS
IBM Automation Control for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5698-Z13
IBM DB2 Backup and Recovery Solution Pack S&S 1.1.0 5655-BRS
IBM DB2 SQL Performance Solution Pack S&S 1.1.0 5655-SQS
IBM Infoprint Fonts for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5648-E89
IBM Management Console for IMS and DB2 for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5655-TAS
IBM Spectrum Scale Data Management Edition S&S 1.1.0 5698-SS2
IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5698-S37


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Replacement program information

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Withdrawn program number Withdrawn program name Replacement program number Replacement program name
5655-SDK IBM SDK for Node.js - z/OS, V6.0.0 5655-DKN IBM SDK for Node.js - z/OS, V8.0.0 1
5697-TR1 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS Trial, V1.3.0 5697-TR2 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS Trial, V2.1.0 2
5698-ABF IBM Z Application Performance Management Connect, V5.4.0 5698-ABL IBM Z Application Performance Management Connect, V6.1.0 3
5698-ABF IBM Z Application Performance Management Connect, V5.5.0 5698-ABL IBM Z Application Performance Management Connect, V6.1.0 3
5655-AM9 IBM MQ Advanced Message Security for z/OS (All) 5655-AV9 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS, V9.1.0 4
5655-MF9 IBM MQ Managed File Transfer for z/OS (All) 5655-AV9 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS, V9.1.0 4
5697-AB1 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS, V1.3.0 5697-AB2 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS, V2.1.0 2
5698-LSA IBM Automation Control for z/OS, V1.1.x 5698-SA4 IBM Z System Automation, V4.2.0 5
5698-ABJ IBM Common Data Provider for z Systems, V1.1.0 5698-ABN IBM Z Common Data Provider, V2.1.0 6
5655-BR1 IBM DB2 Backup and Recovery Solution Pack, V1.1.0 None * See note below * None * See note below *
5655-SQ1 IBM DB2 SQL Performance Solution Pack, V1.1.0 None * See note below * None * See note below *
5648-E76 IBM Infoprint Fonts for z/OS, V1.1.0 5650-ZOS IBM z/OS, V2.4.0 7
5655-TAC IBM Management Console for IMS and DB2 for z/OS, V1.1.0 None * See note below * None * See note below *
5698-TOM IBM OMEGAMON for z/OS Management Suite, V5.5.1 None None
5698-AA8 IBM OMEGAMON Performance Management Suite for z/OS, V5.5.0 None None
5698-ABH IBM Operations Analytics for z Systems, V3.2.0 5698-AAV IBM Z Operations Analytics, V4.1.0 6
5698-SS1 IBM Spectrum Scale Data Management Edition, V5.0.x 5737-F34 IBM Spectrum Scale Data Management Edition, V5.0.08
5698-TBS IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager for z/OS, V6.1.0 5725-C55 IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager for the Enterprise, V6.2.0 9
5698-TBS IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager for z/OS, V6.1.1 5725-C55 IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager for the Enterprise, V6.2.0 9
5741-A07 IBM z/VM, V6.4.0 5741-A09 IBM z/VM, V7.1.0 10
5741-A08 IBM z/VM SDO, V6.4.0 5741-A10 IBM z/VM SDO, V7.1.0 10
5655-TY6 IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS, V6.1.x 5655-TY6 IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS, V6.3.0 11
5655-TY6 IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS, V6.2.x 5655-TY6 IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS, V6.3.0 11
5698-ABH IBM Operations Analytics for z Systems, V3.1.0 5698-AAV IBM Z Operations Analytics, V4.1.0 6
5697-CIC IBM CICS Configuration Manager for z/OS, V5.2.0 5697-CIC IBM CICS Configuration Manager for z/OS, V5.4.0 12
5655-Y22 IBM CICS Interdependency Analyzer for z/OS, V5.2.0 5655-Y22 IBM CICS Interdependency Analyzer for z/OS, V5.5.0 13
5655-Y23 IBM CICS Performance Analyzer for z/OS, V5.2.0 5655-Y23 IBM CICS Performance Analyzer for z/OS, V5.4.0 14
5697-DA7 IBM Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS, V7.1.x 5697-DA7 IBM Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS, V7.5.0 15
5697-V61 IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS, V6.1.x 5697-V61 IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS, V6.3.0 16
5697-V61 IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS, V6.2.x 5697-V61 IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS, V6.3.0 16
5655-EPL IBM Enterprise PL/I Value Unit Edition for z/OS, V5.2.x 5655-EPL IBM Enterprise PL/I Value Unit Edition for z/OS, V5.3.0 17
5698-P21 IBM IMS Performance Solution Pack for z/OS, V2.1.0 5698-P21 IBM IMS Performance Solution Pack for z/OS, V2.2.0 18
5655-R02 IBM IMS Problem Investigator for z/OS, V2.4.0 5655-R02 IBM IMS Problem Investigator for z/OS, V2.5.0 18
5698-AAF IBM Service Management Suite for z/OS, V1.5.1 5698-AAF IBM Z Service Management Suite, V1.6.0 5
5698-SA4 IBM System Automation for z/OS, V4.1.0 5698-SA4 IBM Z System Automation, V4.2.0 5
5698-BMP IBM Tivoli NetView Monitoring for GDPS, V6.2.0 5698-BMP IBM Z NetView for Continuous Availability, V6.3.0 5
5698-BMP IBM Tivoli NetView Monitoring for GDPS, V6.2.1 5698-BMP IBM Z NetView for Continuous Availability, V6.3.0 5
5698-SA1 IBM Z Service Automation Suite, V1.1.0 5698-SA1 IBM Z Service Automation Suite, V1.2.0 5
5648-B33 IBM AFP Font Collection for S/390 (MVS feature only), V2.1.1 5650-ZOS IBM z/OS, V2.4.0 7
5771-ADJ IBM Century Schoolbook font (MVS feature only), V1.1.0 None None
5648-B29 IBM Message Entry and Routing with Interfaces to Various Applications (MERVA) ESA , V4.1.x None None
5648-B30 IBM Message Entry and Routing with Interfaces to Various Applications (MERVA) ESA Components, V4.2.x None None
5655-EC6 IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS, V6.1.x 5655-EC6 IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS, V6.3.019
5655-EC6 IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS, V6.2.x 5655-EC6 IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS, V6.3.019
5655-PL5 IBM Enterprise PL/I for z/OS, V5.1.x 5655-PL5 IBM Enterprise PL/I for z/OS, V5.3.0 20
5655-PL5 IBM Enterprise PL/I for z/OS, V5.2.x 5655-PL5 IBM Enterprise PL/I for z/OS, V5.3.0 20
5697-NV6 IBM Tivoli NetView for z/OS, V6.2.0 5697-NV6 IBM Z NetView, V6.3.0 21
5697-NV6 IBM Tivoli NetView for z/OS, V6.2.1 5697-NV6 IBM Z NetView, V6.3.0 21
N/A * See Note A below * IBM z/VSE Network Appliance, V1.0.0 N/A * See Note B below * IBM z/VSE Network Appliance, V1.0.0 22
5655-W5S IBM MQ Advanced Message Security for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 5655-W99 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 4
5655-U81 IBM MQ Managed File Transfer for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 5655-W99 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 4
5697-ABS IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 5697-ABZ IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 2
5698-Z13 IBM Automation Control for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 5698-S48 IBM Z System Automation S&S, V4.2.0 5
5655-BRS IBM DB2 Backup and Recovery Solution Pack S&S, V1.1.0 None * See note below * None * See note below *
5655-SQS IBM DB2 SQL Performance Solution Pack S&S, V1.1.0 None * See note below * None * See note below *
5648-E89 IBM Infoprint Fonts for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 5650-ZOS IBM z/OS Font Collection, V2.4.0 7
5655-TAS IBM Management Console for IMS and DB2 for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 None * See note below * None * See note below *
5698-SS2 IBM Spectrum Scale Data Management Edition S&S, V1.1.0 5737-F34 IBM Spectrum Scale Data Management Edition, V5.0.0 8
5698-S37 IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager for z/OS S&S, V1.1.0 None None

Note 5655-BR1, 5655-SQ1, 5655-BRS, 5655-SQS: Although these programs have no formal replacements, the functions can be obtained through DB2 Automation Tool for z/OS or DB2 Automation Tool for z/OS. Contact your IBM representative for details.

Note 5655-TAC, 5655-TAS: Although these programs have no formal replacement version, contact your IBM representative for details on alternative product.

Note A: IBM z/VSE Network Appliance is a function of z/VSE V6 (Program number 5686-VS6, respectively 5609-VSE for the bundle).

Note B: Linux Fast Path is the z/VSE provided connector to the Linux distro together with a small program that the client needs to deploy on Linux on IBM Z. It is part of z/VSE V6 (with Program number 5686-VS6, respectively 5609-VSE for the bundle).

See the following Software Announcements:

  • 1 Software Announcement AP19-0332, dated June 11, 2019
  • 2 Software Announcement AP19-0397, dated September 3, 2019
  • 3 Software Announcement AP18-0415, dated September 4, 2018
  • 4 Software Announcement AP18-0201, dated July 3, 2018
  • 5 Software Announcement AP19-0374, dated October 1, 2019
  • 6 Software Announcement AP19-0340, dated September 3, 2019
  • 7 Software Announcement AP19-0326, dated July 23, 2019
  • 8 Software Announcement AP17-0461, dated November 14, 2017
  • 9 Software Announcement AP18-0217, dated July 31, 2018
  • 10 Software Announcement AP18-0295, dated August 7, 2018
  • 11 Software Announcement AP19-0382, dated September 3, 2019
  • 12 Software Announcement AP17-0323, dated October 24, 2017
  • 13 Software Announcement AP18-0384, dated October 2, 2018
  • 14 Software Announcement AP17-0111, dated May 16, 2017
  • 15 Software Announcement AP19-0234, dated October 15, 2019
  • 16 Software Announcement AP19-0380, dated September 3, 2019
  • 17 Software Announcement AP19-0381, dated September 3, 2019
  • 18 Software Announcement AP19-0252, dated October 1, 2019
  • 19 Software Announcement AP19-0384, dated September 3, 2019
  • 20 Software Announcement AP19-0383, dated September 3, 2019
  • 21 Software Announcement AP19-0461, dated October 1, 2019
  • 22 See Withdrawal Announcement WP19-0109, dated September 10, 2019 for details.


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AP distribution

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Country/Region Announced
AP
ASEAN * Yes
India/South Asia ** Yes
Australia Yes
Hong Kong Yes
Macao SAR of the PRC Yes
Mongolia Yes
New Zealand Yes
People's Republic of China Yes
South Korea Yes
Taiwan Yes

* Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam

** Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka

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