IBM United States
Withdrawal Announcement 902-290
December 10, 2002

Software Withdrawal: IBM WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Standard Edition — Replacement Product Available

 ENUS902-290.PDF (9KB)


Overview

Effective March 11, 2003, IBM will withdraw from marketing the programs, licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement, listed in the Program Withdrawals section.

Replacement Product Information

                                                 Program/Feature
Withdrawn Program     Replacement Program        Number
 
WebSphere(R)          WebSphere Application      5724-D06
 Application Server    Server -- Express, V5.0
 V3.5, Standard
 Edition

Customers with a license and active maintenance for WebSphere Application Server V3.5, Standard Edition will be entitled to an equal number of licenses of WebSphere Application Server — Express V5.0. The entitlement license will be for the per processor option of WebSphere Application Server — Express V5.0. Customers requiring additional copies of WebSphere Application Server — Express V5.0 to complete their needs for additional processors on a multiprocessor server will need to purchase those licenses via Passport Advantage or:

To receive maintenance for the WebSphere Application Server — Express V5.0 entitlements, customers must order maintenance renewals for each WebSphere Application Server — Express V5.0 entitlement.

For additional information, refer to Software Announcement 202-336 , dated December 10, 2002.

Program Withdrawals

Build To Plan

                                                            Part
Description                                                 Number
 
North American Encryption Edition with NLS
 
IBM WebSphere Application                                   11K6824
 Server V3.5, Standard Edition,
 128 bit -- CD-ROM
IBM WebSphere Application                                   11K6827
 Server V3.5, Standard Edition --
 1 Install
 
Electronic Delivery
 
North American Encryption Edition
 
IBM WebSphere Application Server                            11K6831
 V3.5, Standard Edition Program
 Package -- Electronic Delivery, --
 128 bit
 
IBM WebSphere Application Server                            11K6833
 V3.5, Standard Edition Program
 Package -- Electronic Delivery, --
 128 bit, Upgrade from IBM WebSphere
 Application Server V2.0,
 V3.0 Standard Edition
 and from V1.0 and V.1.1
 
Upgrades
 
North American Encryption Edition with NLS
 
IBM WebSphere Application                                   11K6829
 Server V3.5, Standard Edition
 Upgrade from
 IBM WebSphere Application
 Server V1.0, V1.1, and V2.0/V3.0
 Standard Edition, 128 bit -- CD-ROM
 
IBM WebSphere Application                                   11K6830
 Server V3.5, Standard Edition
 Upgrade from
 IBM WebSphere Application
 Server V1.0, V1.1, and V2.0/V3.0
 Standard Edition -- 1 Install
 
IBM Program and Maintenance Numbers
 
WebSphere Application Server                                5648-C83
 V3.5, Standard Edition
 
Maintenance IASP PID:  1 Year 5733-M11
Maintenance IASP PID:  3 Year 5733-M12

Withdrawal of Software Subscription for AIX® Feature Numbers

Refer to Software Withdrawal Announcement 901-174 , dated July 10, 2001, for details.

On or after March 11, 2003, you can no longer order these programs directly from IBM or an IBM Authorized Distributor.

Effective March 11, 2003, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following Passport Advantage part number:

                                                            Passport
                                                            Advantage
                                                            Part
Description                                                 Number
 
WebSphere Application Server V3.5                           BA6J4NA
 Standard Edition with 128-bit
 encryption Media Pack
 
WebSphere Application Server Standard Edition
 
Install LIC/SW Maint 1 Anniv                                D5ALKLL
Install LIC/SW Maint 2 Anniv                                D5ALLLL
Install SW Maint AFT LIC 1 Anniv                            D5ALNLL
Install SW Maint RNWL 1 Anniv                               E1ALMLL

Technical Support: The question submission function under IBMLink™ Ask Questions — Support will be withdrawn by April 11, 2003. The IBMLink ServiceLink library of answered questions and other technical information for these parts remains available.

Refer to the SLA Web site for information on Program Services end date:

Trademarks

 
IBMLink is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
WebSphere and AIX are registered trademarks 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.