IBM United States
Withdrawal Announcement 902-281
December 10, 2002
Software Withdrawal and Service Discontinuance: IBM MERVA ESA V4.1 Windows NT Components Replacement Available
Effective March 10, 2003, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following programs licensed under the IBM Customer Agreement. Effective December 31, 2003, program services will be discontinued.
On or after March 10, 2003, you can no longer order these products directly from IBM or an IBM Authorized Distributor.
Version Program Basic Basic Annual Program Name Release Number MLC OTC Support MERVA ESA Components Connection/NT 4.1 5648-B30 MERVA Import/Export 4.1 5648-B30 MERVA USE and Branch with SWIFT Link Tier 1 4.1 5648-B30 0056 0064 0068 Tier 2 4.1 5648-B30 0057 0065 0069 Tier 3 4.1 5648-B30 0058 0066 0070 MERVA USE and Branch Tier 1 4.1 5648-B30 Tier 2 4.1 5648-B30 Tier 3 4.1 5648-B30
Program Withdrawn Program Replacement Program Number V4.1 Components: V4.2 Components: Connection/NT Connection/2000 5648-B30 MIE/NT MIE/2000 5648-B30 USE and Branch/NT USE and Branch/2000 5648-B30 USE and Branch No Replacement 5648-B30 with SWIFT Link
For additional information on IBM MERVA ESA Components V4.2, refer to Software Announcement 202-341 , dated December 10, 2002.
Program services for the following IBM MERVA ESA V4.1 Windows NT® Components remain available until December 31, 2003:
Refer to the SLA Web site for additional information on Program Services End Date: