IBM United States
Withdrawal Announcement 903-206
October 14, 2003
Software withdrawal: IBM WebSphere Transcoding Publisher V4 for Multiplatforms
Effective January 14, 2004, IBM will withdraw from marketing WebSphere® Transcoding Publisher V4 for Multiplatforms and the following associated part numbers licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement (IPLA).
Part Description number Passport Advantage(R) LIC + SW MAINT 12 months D5BHVLL TRD to WTP LIC + SW D5BHXLL MAINT 12 months Media Pack Multilanguage BM000LL Media Pack Japanese BM001JA Non-Passport Advantage Program Pack Multilanguage 45P7365 Program Pack Multilanguage 29P4188 Program Pack Japanese 29P4189
On or after January 14, 2004, you can no longer obtain this program directly from IBM. You can obtain this program on an as-available basis through IBM authorized remarketers.
Transcoding functionality is available in other selected IBM products that are available for purchase. These include WebSphere Everyplace Access, WebSphere Portal, and WebSphere Everyplace Server Service Provider Edition. For more information about IBM products that offer transcoding capabilities, contact an IBM Pervasive Computing specialist.
To review the original announcement of WebSphere Transcoding Publisher V4 and other announcements that have affected this product, refer to:
For additional information about WebSphere Transcoding Publisher V4 and other WebSphere products that contain transcoding capabilities, contact your IBM representative or an authorized Business Partner, or visit the IBM Pervasive Computing Division Web site at:
Basic warranty service for WebSphere Transcoding Publisher V4 remains available until April 30, 2005. Refer to the Software License Agreement (SLA) Web site for information about warranty services: