Software withdrawal: IBM System Networking Distributed Virtual Switch 5000VIBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 913-216
September 10, 2013
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Effective September 30, 2013, IBM® will withdraw from marketing all release levels of the following programs:
OTC billing Program feature SEO number Feature description number number 5641-DS1 IBM System Networking Distributed 0290 00D4686 Virtual Switch 5000V V1.x per Populated Socket with 1 Year SW S&S 5641-DS3 IBM System Networking Distributed 0291 00D4687 Virtual Switch 5000V V1.x per Populated Socket with 3 Year SW S&S 5641-DS5 IBM System Networking Distributed 0292 00D4688 Virtual Switch 5000V V1.x per Populated Socket with 5 Year SW S&S
Feature number Description 3445 Expedite
Software Subscription and Support remains in effect through Passport Advantage® and Passport Advantage Express® . Customers with valid S&S contracts will continue to receive Subscription and Support as long their S&S contracts remain in effect. Additionally, customers with valid S&S contracts will be notified that the replacement offering is available for electronic download.
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Effective September 30, 2013, IBM is withdrawing from marketing IBM System Networking Distributed Virtual Switch 5000V.
Effective September, 2013, IBM will withdraw marketing for the products specified in this announcement.
The last dates you can order the withdrawn products are one day previous to the effective withdrawal date.
IBM's supply of the withdrawn products is limited. Orders for the withdrawn products received by IBM up to one day prior to the effective dates listed will be acknowledged on an as-available basis. By the effective date, either your order will be assigned an IBM-calculated arrival date, or you will be notified that the order cannot be accepted.
Orders for which IBM has already assigned a calculated arrival date will be honored. If you defer the calculated arrival date of an on-order product, the order may be cancelled by IBM .
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Withdrawn offering Replacement offering Program/ Program/ feature/ feature/ SEO SEO Description numbers Description numbers IBM SN Distributed Virtual 5641-DS1 IBM SwDef Ntwk for Vrt 5641-DS6 Switch 5000V V1.x, Per Pop 0290 Envir Ed V1.x, Per Pop Skt 0612 Skt w/1 S&S 00D4686 w/1 Yr S&S 00AJ741 IBM SN Distributed Virtual 5641-DS3 IBM SwDef Ntwk for Vrt 5641-DS7 Switch 5000V V1.x, Per Pop 0291 Envir Ed V1.x, Per Pop Skt 0613 Skt w/3 S&S 00D4687 w/3 Yr S&S 00AJ742 IBM SN Distributed Virtual 5641-DS5 IBM SwDef Ntwk for Vrt 5641-DS8 Switch 5000V V1.x, Per Pop 0292 Envir Ed V1.x, Per Pop Skt 0614 Skt w/5 S&S 00D4688 w/5 Yr S&S 00AJ743
For additional replacement offering information, refer to Software Announcement 213-212, dated June 10, 2013
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For additional replacement offering information, refer to Software Announcement 213-212, dated June 10, 2013 .
Business Partner information
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