IBM United States
Withdrawal Announcement 902-088
April 9, 2002

Software Withdrawal: IBM WebSphere Portal Family V2.1 — Replacements Available

 ENUS902-088.PDF (5KB)

(Corrected on July 24, 2002)

The End of Service date for WebSphere Portal V2.1 is changed to June 30, 2003.


Effective July 25, 2002, IBM will withdraw WebSphere® Portal Family V2.1 (5724-B63) from marketing. This program is licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement.

On or after July 25, 2002, you can no longer obtain this program directly from IBM. You can obtain this program on an as-available basis through IBM authorized remarketers.

On or after July 25, 2002, you can no longer order the following products directly from IBM:

                                   Passport Advantage
Description                        Part Number
WebSphere Portal Family V2.1
Portal Enable                      45P7312/45P7316
Portal Extend                      45P7301/45P7300
Portal Experience                  45P7306/45P7309

Program services for WebSphere Portal Family V2.1 will remain available until June 30, 2003.

Refer to the SLA Web site for information on the end date for program services:

Replacement Product Information: These programs are replaced by WebSphere Portal for Multiplatforms V4.1. For details, refer to Software Announcement 202-093 , dated April 9, 2002.


WebSphere is a registered trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

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