Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM WebSphere Application Server Community Editions V2.1 and V3.0 and Entry Support for Apache Geronimo - Replacement availableIBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 913-081
May 14, 2013
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Effective September 30, 2014, IBM® will withdraw support for the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:
Withdrawal from Program release name support date WebSphere Application Server Community September 30, 2014 Edition V2.1, including support for Linux on System Z IBM Support for Apache Geronimo September 30, 2014
Effective September 30, 2016, IBM will withdraw support for the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:
Withdrawal from Program release name support date WebSphere Application Server Community September 30, 2016 Edition V3.0, including support for Linux on System Z
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Effective September 20, 2013, IBM will withdraw from marketing, part numbers from the following program-version-releases licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement.
The following Entry and Elite Support part numbers will be withdrawn from marketing for all versions of WebSphere® Application Server Community Edition:
Program Part Withdrawal from number number Program release name marketing date 5724-N12 D0GBPLL IBM Elite Support for WebSphere September 20, 2013 Application Server Community Edition Limited use Socket 5724-N12 D0GBQLL IBM Elite Support for WebSphere September 20, 2013 Application Server Community Edition Support for Linux on System Z Open Source Consolidation Package 5724-N44 D0GBNLL IBM Entry Support for WebSphere September 20, 2013 Application Server Community Edition Limited use Socket 5724-M97 D0GBMLL IBM Entry Support for Apache September 20, 2013 Geronimo Limited use Socket
On or after the effective date/dates of withdrawal, you can no longer order these products/part numbers directly from IBM or an IBM Distributor.
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|Replacement program information|
A replacement product for WebSphere Application Support Community Editions is WebSphere Application Server Liberty Core V8.5.5, (5725-L29). For more information, refer to WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 in Software Announcement 213-137, dated April 23, 2013.
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For new orders, the customer-requested arrival date (CRAD) can be no later than September 20, 2013, the effective date of withdrawal or end-of-life date (EOD).
Remote technical support is provided as defined by the International Passport Advantage® Agreement.
Refer to the Software Support website for product support information
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