Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM PowerVM V2 and Cloud Management Console for Power Systems

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 918-129
November 6, 2018

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Overview

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Effective September 30, 2020, IBM® will withdraw support for the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program release name Withdrawal from support date
5765-PVS PowerVM® Standard edition V2 September 30, 2020
5765-PVE PowerVM Enterprise edition V2 September 30, 2020
5765-PVL PowerVM for Linux® V2 September 30, 2020



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Withdrawn programs

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

Program number Program release name Withdrawal from marketing date
5737-D02 1 Cloud Management Console February 19, 2019

1 Passport offering

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

Program number Part description Part number Withdrawal from marketing date
5737-D02 IBM Cloud™ Management Console for Power Systems™ Managed Server per Monthly Subscription D1SNQLL February 19, 2019
5737-D02 IBM Cloud Management Console for Power Systems Managed Server Overage D1SNRLL February 19, 2019

Effective February 19, 2019, IBM will withdraw from marketing programs and features licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement.

Program number Program release name Withdrawal from marketing date
5765-PVS 2 PowerVM Standard Edition February 19, 2019
5765-PVE 2 PowerVM Enterprise Edition February 19, 2019
5765-PVL 2 PowerVM Linux Edition February 19, 2019

2 AAS offering

Note: In the Power® configurator (e-config) the PIDs 5765-PVE/PVS/PVL will be removed on November 6, 2018.

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

Effective February 19, 2019 the following programs and features will be withdrawn from marketing in AAS:

Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-PVS PowerVM Standard edition 2.x.x All
5765-PVE PowerVM Enterprise edition 2.x.x All
5765-PVL PowerVM for Linux 2.x.x All



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Replacement program information

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Withdrawn programs Program number Replacement programs Program number
PowerVM Standard V2 5765-PVS PowerVM Standard Edition V3 5765-VS3
PowerVM Enterprise V2 5765-PVE PowerVM Enterprise Edition V3 5765-VE3
PowerVM V2 Linux 5765-PVL PowerVM V3 Linux 5765-VL3

Note: PowerVM V3 is a direct replacement for PowerVM V2.

On the IBM Entitled Software Support (ESS) download site, clients with active SWMA can upgrade to PowerVM V3, the PowerVM 2.2.6 level images will also be available under the PowerVM V3 supply on the ESS site.

Withdrawn parts Replacement parts
Program number Program description Withdrawal from marketing date Program number Program description Availability date
5737-D02 Cloud Management Console February 19, 2019 5771-CMT Cloud Management Console 3-month September 14, 2018
      5772-CMT Cloud Management Console 6-month September 14, 2018
      5773-CMT Cloud Management Console 12-month September 14, 2018
      5774-CMT Cloud Management Console 36-month September 14, 2018



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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.

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Power Systems and IBM Cloud are trademarks of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

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Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the United States, other countries, or both.

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