Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM AIX 6, IBM System Director for Power Systems and associated licensed programs

IBM Asia Pacific Withdrawal Announcement WP15-0141
September 29, 2015


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(Corrected on November 3, 2015)
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Effective on the dates shown, 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-G90 AIX® V6.1 Express® edition April 30, 2017
5765-G62 AIX V6.1 Standard edition April 30, 2017
5765-AEZ AIX V6.1 Enterprise edition April 30, 2017
5765-G99 AIX V7.1 Enterprise edition September 30, 2016
5765-E74 Performance Toolbox V3.1 April 30, 2017
5765-E72 Fast Connect V3.2 April 30, 2017
5765-E85 AIX Link/x25 V2.1 April 30, 2017
5765-G83 Workload Partitions Mgr V2 April 30, 2018
5765-DRP IBM Systems Director V6.3 April 30, 2018
5765-DRP IBM Systems Director V6.3.0 September 30, 2015
5765-DRP IBM Systems Director V6.3.1 September 30, 2015
5765-DRP IBM Systems Director V6.3.2 September 30, 2015
5765-DRP IBM Systems Director V6.3.3 September 30, 2015
5765-AEP IBM Systems Director AEM V4.4 April 30, 2018
5765-I2P Systems Director VMControl™ Std Ed V2.4 April 30, 2018
5765-EMP Systems Director VMControl Ent Ed V2.4 April 30, 2018
5765-NCP Systems Director Network Control V1.3 April 30, 2017
5765-EXP Systems Director Express edition V6.3 April 30, 2018
5765-EXP Systems Director Express edition V6.3.0 September 30, 2015
5765-EXP Systems Director Express edition V6.3.1 September 30, 2015
5765-EXP Systems Director Express edition V6.3.2 September 30, 2015
5765-EXP Systems Director Express edition V6.3.3 September 30, 2015
5765-SEP Systems Director Standard edition V6.3 April 30, 2018
5765-SEP Systems Director Standard edition V6.3.0 September 30, 2015
5765-SEP Systems Director Standard edition V6.3.1 September 30, 2015
5765-SEP Systems Director Standard edition V6.3.2 September 30, 2015
5765-SEP Systems Director Standard edition V6.3.3 September 30, 2015
5765-EEP Systems Director Enterprise edition V6.3 April 30, 2018
5765-EEP Systems Director Enterprise edition V6.3.0 September 30, 2015
5765-EEP Systems Director Enterprise edition V6.3.1 September 30, 2015
5765-EEP Systems Director Enterprise edition V6.3.2 September 30, 2015
5765-EEP Systems Director Enterprise edition V6.3.3 September 30, 2015
5765-ASM Systems Director Storage Control V4.2 April 30, 2017
5765-EPL Systems Director for Linux™ V6 April 30, 2018
5765-VPL Systems Director VMcontrol for Linux V6 April 30, 2018
5765-FMS Flex System Mgr Advance V1.3 April 30, 2018
5765-FMS Flex System Mgr Ad V1.3.0 September 30, 2015
5765-FMS Flex System Mgr Ad V1.3.1 September 30, 2015
5765-FMX Flex System Mgr V1.3 April 30, 2018
5733-ED1 Director with VE Console i5OS V5.2 and V5.3 September 30, 2016
5733-PE1 Portal Express V5.2 Plus September 30, 2016
5733-TMW Tivoli® Mon for Web Infrastructure V5.1 September 30, 2016
5619-ZP1 Zend Platform for i5/OS™ V2.1.2 September 30, 2016
5773-IMS iNspire Telephony 3 yr Software Support V1.1.0 September 30, 2016
5639-IMS iNspire Telephony Integration Suite V6.1.0 September 30, 2016
5771-ZC1 Zend Server for I Support V1.4.0 September 30, 2016
5663-QU2 DB2® Web Query SWMA V1.1.0 September 30, 2016
5663-QU3 DB2 WQ Rpt Brkr SWMA V1.1.0 September 30, 2016
5663-QU4 DB2 WQ SW Dvlp Kt SWMA V1.1.0 September 30, 2016
5664-QU3 DB2 WQ Rpt Brkr SWMA V1.1.0 September 30, 2016
5664-QU4 DB2 WQ SW Dvlp Kt SWMA V1.1.0 September 30, 2016
5799-GPW IP Designer Add'l License V1.1.0 September 30, 2016
5639-ZC1 Zend Server Community Edition for i V1.4.0 September 30, 2016
5639-ZS1 Zend Studio for i V5.2.0 September 30, 2016
5765-F67 CSM for AIX V1 April 30, 2017
5765-F84 Parallel ESSL for AIX, V3.3 April 30, 2017
5765-L40 TWS LoadLeveler® for AIX, V4.1 April 30, 2017
5765-PEA Parallel Environment for AIX, V5.2 April 30, 2017
5733-ID1 Infoprint Designer for iSeries V5.1.0, V4.5.0 September 30, 2016
5771-LA1 MCPR Support V1 September 30, 2016
5773-LA3 MCPR Support V1 September 30, 2016
5765-VCS PowerVC Standard 1.2 April 30, 2017


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Withdrawn programs
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Effective on the dates shown in the Overview section, IBM will withdraw from marketing and support the programs and features listed.

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.

Effective December 28, 2015, IBM will withdraw from marketing programs and features licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number VRM Program name
5733-WQX 2.1.0 DB2 Web Query for i
5799-GPW 1.1 IP Designer Add'l License
Program number Program name
5733-WQX IBM DB2 Web Query for i V2.1.0
Program number Feature name Feature number
5733-WQX DB2 Web Query Express Edition V2.1.0 5819
5733-WQX DB2 Web Query Standard Edition V2.1.0 5829
5733-WQX DataMigrator for i V2.1.0 5839
Program number Program name
5799-GPW IP Designer Add'l License V1.1
Program number Feature name Feature number
5799-GPW IP Designer Add'l License V1.1 6000

Effective December 28, 2015, IBM will withdraw from marketing additional selected programs and features licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program name
5799-GPW IP Designer Add'l License V1.1
Program number Feature name Feature number
5799-GPW BASUSE OTC Base with Qty 1 D6WA
5799-GPW Serial Number Only 3444
5799-GPW Base License Asset Registration 9001
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5639-ZC1 Zend Server Community Edition for i V1.4.0 All
5639-ZS1 Zend Studio for i V5.2.0 All
5733-ID1 Infoprint Designer for iSeries V5.1.0, V4.5.0 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5771-LA1 MCPR Support V1 All
5773-LA3 MCPR Support V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5733-RDW RPG and COBOL Tools V9.1 5819
5733-RDW RPG and COBOL Mod Tools and Java™ Edition V9.1 5820
5733-RDW RPG and COBOL Mod Tools EGL Edition V9.1 5821

Effective January 12, 2016, the following programs and features will be withdrawn from marketing:

Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-G99 AIX 7 Enterprise Edition V7 All
5765-G83 Workload Partitions Mgr V2 All
5660-WPM 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-WPM 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-WPM 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-WPM 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-WPM 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-DRP IBM Systems Director V6 All
5660-DRP 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-DRP 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-DRP 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-DRP 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-DRP 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-AEP IBM Systems Director AEM V4 All
5660-PE3 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-PE3 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-PE3 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-PE3 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-PE3 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-I2P Systems Director VMControl Std Ed V2 All
5660-IMP 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-IMP 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-IMP 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-IMP 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-IMP 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-EMP Systems Director VMControl Ent Ed V2 All
5660-EMP 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-EMP 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-EMP 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-EMP 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-EMP 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-NCP Systems Director Network Control V1 All
5660-NCP 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-NCP 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-NCP 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-NCP 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-NCP 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-EXP Systems Director Express edition V6 All
5660-EXP 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-EXP 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-EXP 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-EXP 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-EXP 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-SEP Systems Director Standard edition V6 All
5660-SEP 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-SEP 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-SEP 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-SEP 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-SEP 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-EEP Systems Director Enterprise edition V6 All
5660-EEP 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-EEP 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-EEP 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-EEP 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-EEP 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-ASM Systems Director Storage Control V4 All
5660-ASM 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-ASM 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-ASM 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-ASM 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-ASM 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-EPL Systems Director for IBM PowerLinux™ V6 All
5771-EPL 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5773-EPL 3 yr Reg SWMA V1 All
5771-EPA ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-VPL IBM Sys Director VMControl Pwr Linux V6 All
5771-VPL 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5773-VPL 3 yr Reg SWMA V1 All
5771-VPA ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-E85 AIX Link/x25 V2 All
5771-LNK 1 yr SWMA V1 All
5773-LNK 3 yr SWMA V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-E74 Performance Toolbox V3 All
5771-PTB 1 yr SWMA V1 All
5773-PTB 3 yr SWMA V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-E72 Fast Connect V3 All
5771-FCN 1 yr SWMA V1 All
5773-FCN 3 yr SWMA V1 All

Effective January 12, 2016, the following features will be withdrawn from marketing (the program PIDs 5692-A6P and 5692-LOP are not being withdrawn):

Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5692-A6P Workload Partitions Mgr V2 2258
5692-A6P IBM Systems Director V6 2212
5692-A6P IBM Systems Director AEM V4 2211
5692-A6P Systems Director VMControl Std Ed V2 2227
5692-A6P Systems Director VMControl Ent Ed V2 2260
5692-A6P Systems Director Network Control V1 2261
5692-A6P Systems Director Express edition V6 2264
5692-A6P Systems Director Standard edition V6 2265
5692-A6P Systems Director Enterprise edition V6 2266
5692-A6P Performance Toolbox V3 0972
5692-A6P Fast Connect V3 0923
5692-A6P AIX Link/x25 V2 0931
5692-A6P AIX Profile Manager V1 2270
5692-LOP Systems Director for IBM PowerLinux V6 2376
5692-LOP IBM Sys Director VMControl Pwr Linux V2 2377
5692-LOP IBM Systems Director V6 1489
5692-LOP IBM Systems Director AEM V6 1488
5692-LOP Systems Director VMControl Std Ed V6 2259
5692-LOP Systems Director VMControl Ent Ed V6 2261
5692-LOP Systems Director Network Control V6 2262
5692-LOP Systems Director Express edition V6 2263
5692-LOP Systems Director Standard edition V6 2264
5692-LOP Systems Director Enterprise edition V6 2265

Effective February 19, 2016, the following programs and features will be withdrawn from marketing:

Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-FMS Flex System Mgr Advance V1 All
5660-FMS 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-FMS 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-FMS 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-FMS 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-FMS 3 yr ALC V1 All
Program number Program/Feature name Program version Feature number
5765-FMX Flex System Mgr V1 All
5660-FMX 1 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5661-FMX 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-FMX 3 yr Registration SWMA V1 All
5663-FMX 3 yr Renewal SWMA V1 All
5664-FMX 3 yr ALC V1 All

Effective April 5, 2016, the following programs and features will be withdrawn from marketing:

Program number Program name Program version Feature number
5765-G90 AIX Express edition V6 All
5765-G62 AIX Standard edition V6 All
5765-AEZ AIX Enterprise edition V6 All
5765-F67 CSM for AIX V1 All
5660-CSA 1 yr Reg V1 All
5661-CSA 1 yr ALC V1 All
5662-CSA 3 yr Reg V1 All
5663-CSA 3 yr renewal V1 All
5664-CSA 3 yr ALC V1 All

Effective April 5, 2016, the following features will be withdrawn from marketing (the program PID 5692-A6P is not being withdrawn):

Program number Program name Program version Feature number
5692-A6P AIX V6 0967
5692-A6P AIX V6 0968
5692-A6P AIX V6 0970
5692-A6P AIX Express edition V6 2503
5692-A6P AIX Standard edition V6 2505
5692-A6P AIX Enterprise edition V6 2501
5692-A6P CSM for AIX V1 2226


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Withdrawn programs Program number Replacement programs Program number
Workload Partitions Mgr 5765-G83 See Note 1  
Flex System Mgr 5765-FMX    
Flex System Mgr Advance 5765-FMS    
AIX Express edition V6 5765-G90 AIX Express V7 5765-G97
AIX Standard edition V6 5765-G62 AIX Standard V7 5765-G98
AIX Enterprise edition V6 5765-AEZ AIX Enterprise V7 5765-G99
Performance Toolbox 5765-E74 No replacement  
Fast Connect 5765-E72 No replacement  
AIX Link/x25 5765-E85 No replacement  
AIX 7 Enterprise Edition 5765-G99 AIX 7.1 EE V1.1 5765-CD1
Infoprint Designer for iSeries 5733-ID1 See Note 2  

For information on the IBM System Director for Power Systems™ replacement offerings, refer to

http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/power/software/management/index.html

Note 1: For information on the IBM System Director for Power Systems replacement offerings, refer to

http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/power/software/management/index.html

Note 2: Among the replacement products for Infoprint Designer for iSeries are DocPath Boulder Suite (from DocPath) and Overview AFP Designer for iSeries (from ISISPAPYRUS). This is not a comprehensive list of replacement products. Other companies may also offer function which replaces InfoPrint Designer for iSeries.



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New orders
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For new orders, the customer-requested arrival date (CRAD) can be no later than 2 weeks after last order date, the effective date of withdrawal or end of life date (EoL).



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Technical support
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Refer to the Software Support website for product support information

http://www.ibm.com/software/support/

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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AP distribution
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Country/Region Announced
AP IOT
ASEAN * Yes
India/South Asia ** Yes
Australia Yes
Hong Kong Yes
Macao Yes
New Zealand Yes
People's Republic of China Yes
South Korea Yes
Taiwan Yes
Japan IOT
Japan Yes

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

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

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