Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM Rational Host Access Client Package for Multi Platform V7.0.x, IBM InfoSphere Guardium Appliances, IBM InfoSphere Guardium Data Security and Compliance; Support discontinuance for IBM Control Desk V7.5.x; Software withdrawal for IBM Spectrum Protect Entry - Managed Virtual Server

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 917-188
November 28, 2017

Table of contents
 Overview Overview Replacement program informationReplacement program information
 Withdrawn programs Withdrawn programs


(Corrected on August 3, 2018)

Updated Note in the Replacement program information topic for 5725-X11.


(Corrected on December 4, 2017)

Corrected name for 5725-I11 V9.5



Overview

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Effective on the dates below, IBM® will withdraw support for the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program release name VRM Withdrawal from support date
5724-I20 IBM Rational® Host Access Client Package for Multi Platform 7.0.x September 30, 2017 (See Note 5724-I20 below)
5724-W86 IBM Tivoli® Netcool® Performance Manager 1.2.x December 31, 2018 (See Note SUPP 1 below)
5725-E24 IBM Control Desk 7.5.x September 30, 2018 (See Note 5725-E24 below)
5725-I11 IBM InfoSphere® Guardium® Appliances 9.5.x April 30, 2020 (See Note SecGuard 2 below)
5725-I12 IBM InfoSphere Guardium Data Security and Compliance 9.5.x April 30, 2020 (See Note SecGuard 2 below

Note SecGuard 2: Support will no longer be available after the end of support effective date. Contact your IBM representative to determine appropriate upgrade paths prior to the end of support effective date.

Note Supp1: After the withdrawal from support date, extended support will exclude Java™ 6 related issues and from start of year 3 exclude TIP 2.x and eWAS7 related issues.

Note 5724-I20: This is to confirm the end of support date previously announced in Withdrawal Announcement 917-138, dated September 12, 2017.

Note 5725-E24: This is to confirm the end of support date previously announced in Withdrawal Announcement 917-138, dated September 12, 2017.



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Withdrawn programs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 programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number/Part number Program name/Part number name Withdrawal from marketing date
5724-I20 IBM Rational Host Access Client Package for Multi Platform V7.0.x September 30, 2017 (See Note 5724-I20 below)
BT0AXML IBM Rational Host Access Client Package for Multiplatforms Version 7.0 Multilingual 3490Tape/DVD 168 Bit Encryption Media Pack September 30, 2017
BT0AYML IBM Rational Host Access Client Package for Multiplatforms Version 7.0 Multilingual 3590 Tape/DVD 168 Bit Encryption Media Pack September 30, 2017
5725-I11 IBM InfoSphere Guardium Appliances  
BB04PML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator Software Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04QML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator X2132 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04RML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator X2164 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04SML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator X3064 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04TML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector Software Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04UML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector X2132 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04VML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector X2164 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04WML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector X3064 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
5725-I12 IBM InfoSphere Guardium Data Security and Compliance  
BB049ML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04AML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for z/OS® for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04BML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04CML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advance Activity Monitor for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04DML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04EML IBM Guardium Central Management Aggregation Pack for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04FML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Express® Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04GML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04IML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04JML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04KML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04LML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04MML IBM Guardium Vulnerability Assessment for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018
BB04NML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018
5725-X11 IBM Spectrum Protect™ Entry  
D1UDULL IBM Spectrum Protect Entry Managed Virtual Server License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months February 20, 2018
D1UDVLL IBM Spectrum Protect Entry Managed Virtual Server SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months February 20, 2018
D1UDWLL IBM Spectrum Protect Entry Managed Server Monthly License February 20, 2018

Note 5724-I20: This is to confirm the end of market and end of support dates previously announced in Withdrawal Announcement 917-138, dated September 12, 2017 .

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



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Replacement program information

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Withdrawn programs Program number VRM Replacement programs Program number VRM
IBM Rational Host Access Client Package for Multi Platform 5724-I20 7.0.x No replacement (See Note 5724-I20 below) None  
IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager 5724-W86 1.2.x IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager 5724-W86 1.4.x
IBM Control Desk 5725-E24 7.5.x IBM Control Desk (See Note 5725-E24 below) 5725-E24 7.6.x
IBM InfoSphere Guardium Appliances 5725-I11 9.5.x IBM Security Guardium Appliances (See Note SecGuard 1 below) 5725-I11 10.1.x
IBM InfoSphere Guardium Data Security and Compliance 5725-I12 9.5.x IBM Security Guardium Data Security and Compliance (See Note SecGuard 1 below) 5725-I12 10.1.x
IBM Spectrum Protect Entry - Managed Virtual Server 5725-X11 All No replacement (See Note 5725-X11 below) None  

Note SecGuard 1: For customers with Hardware appliance X1000 or X2000 there is no replacement software Version. Replacement software Version for customers with the Hardware appliance X2132, X2164, or X3064 is 10.1.x.

Note 5725-E24: This is to confirm the end of support date previously announced in Software Announcement 917-138, dated September 12, 2017.

Note 5725-X11: It is recommended that clients move to IBM Spectrum Protect Suite Entry (5725-X06). For additional information, see Software Announcement 217-415, dated September 26, 2017.

Withdrawn parts Replacement parts
Program number/Part number Program name/Part number name Withdrawal from marketing date Replacement Program number/ Part number Replacement description Replacement availability date
5725-I11 IBM InfoSphere Guardium Appliances   5725-I11 IBM Security Guardium Appliances (See Note SecGuard 1 below)  
BB04PML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator Software Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06KML IBM Security Guardium Aggregator Software Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04QML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator X2132 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06NML IBM Security Guardium Aggregator X2132 Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04RML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator X2164 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB064ML IBM Security Guardium Aggregator X2164 Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04SML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Aggregator X3064 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB066ML IBM Security Guardium Aggregator X3064 Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04TML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector Software Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06JML IBM Security Guardium Collector Software Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04UML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector X2132 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06LML IBM Security Guardium Collector X2132 Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04VML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector X2164 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06MML IBM Security Guardium Collector X2164 Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04WML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Collector X3064 Appliance Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB065ML IBM Security Guardium Collector X3064 Appliance for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
5725-I12 IBM InfoSphere Guardium Data Security and Compliance   5725-I12 IBM Security Guardium Data Security and Compliance (See Note SecGuard 1 below)  
BB049ML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06IML IBM Security Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04AML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06CML IBM Security Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04BML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06BML IBM Security Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04CML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06DML IBM Security Guardium Advanced Activity Monitor for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD June 3, 2016
BB04DML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06FML IBM Security Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04EML IBM Guardium Central Management Aggregation Pack for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06QML IBM Security Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for Multiplatform V10.1.0 Multilingual Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04FML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Express Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 None No replacement  
BB04GML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06EML IBM Security Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04IML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB069ML IBM Security Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Big Data for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04JML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06AML IBM Security Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Data Warehouses for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04KML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB068ML IBM Security Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for z/OS for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04LML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB067ML IBM Security Guardium Standard Activity Monitor for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04MML IBM Guardium Vulnerability Assessment for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 9.5 Multilingual DVD Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06HML IBM Security Guardium Vulnerability Assessment for Databases for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016
BB04NML IBM InfoSphere Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack Version 9.5 Multiplatform Multilingual Media Pack February 28, 2018 BB06QML IBM Security Guardium Central Management and Aggregation Pack for Multiplatforms Version 10.1.0 Multilingual DVD Media Pack June 3, 2016

Note SecGuard 1: For customers with Hardware appliance X1000 or X2000 there is no replacement software Version. Replacement software Version for customers with the Hardware appliance X2132, X2164 or X3064 is 10.1.x.

For additional information, see Software Announcement 216-171, dated May 03, 2016.

Withdrawn parts Replacement parts
Program number/Part number Program name/Part number name Withdrawal from marketing date Program number/ Part number Program number/Part number name Availability date
5725-X11 IBM Spectrum Protect Entry        
D1UDULL IBM Spectrum Protect Entry Managed Virtual Server License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months February 20, 2018 None No replacement (See Note 5725-X11 below)  
D1UDVLL IBM Spectrum Protect Entry Managed Virtual Server SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months February 20, 2018   No replacement (See Note 5725-X11 below)  
D1UDWLL IBM Spectrum Protect Entry Managed Virtual Server Monthly License February 20, 2018   No replacement (See Note 5725-X11 below)  

Note 5725-X11: It is recommended that clients move to IBM Spectrum Protect Suite Entry (5725-X06). For additional information, see Software Announcement 217-415, dated September 26, 2017.



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Reference information

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For IBM Control Desk (5725-E24) and IBM Rational Host Access Client Package for Multi Platform (5724-I20), this is to confirm the end of market and end of support dates previously announced in Withdrawal Announcement 917-138, dated September 12, 2017.



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Technical support

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See the IBM Support Portal website for product support information.

Technical support continues to be available. The end of support for these products will be announced a minimum of 12 months before the termination.

Trademarks

IBM Spectrum Protect is a trademark of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

IBM, Rational, InfoSphere, Guardium, Tivoli, Netcool, z/OS and Express are registered trademarks of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

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