Software withdrawal: Selected IBM Workplace offerings

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 907-206
October 9, 2007

 

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Overview

Effective on the dates listed below, IBM will withdraw from marketing part numbers from the following product releases licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

                 Withdrawal
                 from
Program          marketing
number    VRM    date        Program release name
 
5724-G59  Null   12/11/07    IBM Lotus(R) Workplace products
5724-L21  2.5.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Collaboration
                              Services V2.5.0
5724-L21  2.6.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Collaboration
                              Services V2.6.0
5724-I60  2.5.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Documents V2.5.0
5724-I60  2.6.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Documents V2.6.0
5724-I67  2.5.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Managed
                              Client(TM) V2.5.0
5724-I67  2.6.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Managed Client
                              V2.6.0
5724-I28  2.5.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Team
                              Collaboration V2.5.0
5724-I28  2.6.0  12/11/07    IBM Workplace Team
                              Collaboration V2.6.0

On or after that date, you can no longer obtain the withdrawn products directly from IBM. They may be obtained on an as-available basis through IBM authorized remarketers.

Effective on the dates listed below, IBM will withdraw support from the following product releases licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

                 Withdrawal
                 from
Program          support
number    VRM    date        Program release name
 
5724-I28  2.6.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Team
                              Collaboration
5724-I28  2.5.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Team
                              Collaboration
5724-I60  2.5.1  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Documents
5724-I60  2.6.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Documents
5724-I60  2.5.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Documents
5724-I67  2.6.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Managed Client
5724-I67  2.5.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Managed Client
5724-L21  2.6.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Collaboration
                              Services
5724-L21  2.5.0  9/30/09     IBM Workplace Collaboration
                              Services

 
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Replacement information

Replacement products

IBM Lotus® continues to innovate and release new collaboration capabilities in response to changing market dynamics and customer needs. As part of this evolution of our portfolio, IBM is removing selected Workplace offerings from market and entitling existing customers to equivalent offerings from the IBM Lotus portfolio. Replacement offerings are dependent on the current licenses held by the customer.

Effective December 11, 2007, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following Passport Advantage® offerings:

  • IBM Workplace Collaboration Services
  • IBM Workplace Documents
  • IBM Workplace Managed Client™
  • IBM Workplace Team Collaboration

Customers who are current on Software Maintenance for the products being replaced will receive their next Software Maintenance renewal quotes for the replacement products as specified, which will allow them to use the replacement products as follows:

  • Each current Software Maintenance entitlement for IBM Workplace Team Collaboration Authorized User license will be replaced by one IBM Lotus Quickr Authorized User Software Maintenance renewal and one IBM Lotus Sametime® Authorized User Software Maintenance renewal.
  • Every two Software Maintenance entitlements for IBM Workplace Documents Authorized User licenses will be replaced by one IBM Lotus Quickr Authorized User Software Maintenance renewal.

Replacement offerings will be determined on a case-by-case basis for customers who hold the following:

  • IBM Workplace Collaboration Services licenses
  • IBM Workplace Managed Client licenses

Effective September 30, 2009, IBM will withdraw from service IBM Workplace Collaboration Services, IBM Workplace Documents, IBM Workplace Managed Client, and IBM Workplace Team Collaboration Passport Advantage offerings. Customers will no longer be able to receive support for these offerings after that date.
 
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Description

Effective December 11, 2007, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following products licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement. A replacement product and availability date is listed if one is available.

Withdrawn products                      Replacement products
Part                                    Part
number   Product name                   number
 
5724-G59 IBM Lotus Workplace products
D5396LL  Workplace Team Collab Users    None
          License and SW Maintenance
          12 Months
D53YGLL  Workplace Team Collab Users    None
          License and SW Maintenance
          12 Months
E013VLL  Workplace Team Collab Users    None
          SW Maintenance Annual
          Renewal
D5397LL  Workplace Team Collab Users    None
          SW Maintenance
          Reinstatement 12 Months
 
5724-I28 IBM Workplace Team
          Collaboration V2.5.0
BU00NML  Workplace Team Collaboration   None
          Windows(TM) 2000, Windows
          Server 2003, AIX(R) V5.x,
          Lin
 
5724-I28 IBM Workplace Team
          Collaboration V2.6.0
AD04DML  IBM Workplace Team Collab      None
          Windows 2000, Sun
          Solaris/SPARC, Windows
          Server 20
 
5724-I60 IBM Workplace Documents
          V2.5.0
BU00PML  Workplace Documents            None
          Linux(TM) for iSeries(TM)
          Integrated Mid-Market
          Business Serve
 
5724-I60 IBM Workplace Documents
          V2.6.0
BU01GML  IBM Workplace Documents 2.6    None
          Multiplatform Multilingual
          Media Package
 
5724-I60 IBM Workplace Documents
D53RQLL  IBM Workplace Documents        None
          Users License and SW
          Maintenance 12 Months
E019ULL  IBM Workplace Documents        None
          Users SW Maintenance Annual
          Renewal
D53RRLL  IBM Workplace Documents        None
          Users SW Maintenance
          Reinstatement 12 Months
 
5724-I67 IBM Workplace Managed Client
          V2.5.0
BU00QML  Workplace Managed Client       None
          Linux for iSeries
          Integrated Mid-Market
          Business
 
5724-I67 IBM Workplace Managed Client
          V2.6.0
BU01HML  IBM Workplace Managed Client   None
          2.6 Multiplatform
          Multilingual Media Package
 
5724-I67 IBM Workplace Managed Client
D53TDLL  IBM Workplace Managed Client   None
          Users License and SW
          Maintenance 12 Months
E01AELL  IBM Workplace Managed Client   None
          Users SW Maintenance Annual
          Renewal
D53TELL  IBM Workplace Managed Client   None
          Users SW Maintenance
          Reinstatement 12 Months
 
5724-L21 IBM Workplace Collaboration
          Services
D54YNLL  Collaboration Services         None
          Processor Day Per Use-Day,
 
          On Off Capacity on deman
E026ILL  IBM Workplace Collaboration    None
          Service Value Unit Annual
          SW Maint Rnwl
D55Y9LL  IBM Workplace Collaboration    None
          Service Value Unit Lic+SW
          Maint 12 Mo
D55YALL  IBM Workplace Collaboration    None
          Service Value Unit SW Maint
          Reinstate 12 Mo
 
5724-L21 IBM Workplace Collaboration
          Services V2.5.0
BU00MML  IBM Workplace Collaboration    None
          Services 2.5 Mplat Mling MP
 
5724-L21 IBM Workplace Collaboration
          Services V2.6.0
BU01FML  IBM Workplace Collab Srvices   None
          Windows 2000, Sun
          Solaris/SPARC, Windows
          Server

 
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Installation support

Remote technical support provided by Electronic Service Request (ESR), Software Maintenance contract, Electronic Incident Support (EIS), Lotus Web Support, and IBM Support Line will be withdrawn.

Remote technical support provides product support services for new defects. All other elements of IBM support offerings will continue to be provided.

Refer to the software support Web site for product support information

Trademarks

 
Workplace Managed Client and iSeries are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
Lotus and AIX are registered trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
Windows is a trademark of Microsoft Corporation.
 
Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds in the United States, other countries or both.
 
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

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