Software withdrawal: IBM System z selected products - Some replacements available

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 910-289
December 7, 2010


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(Corrected on December 21, 2010)

Revised to add statement of direction with three ICA products to be withdrawn.

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Effective December 7, 2010, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the following programs/version/release licensed under the IBM Customer Agreement.



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IPLA Products: Versions to be withdrawn

Note The versions listed below are the last release in the version for the specified products.

Versions to be withdrawn from marketing March 7, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
IBM TotalStorage® Productivity
Center for Replication Basic
Edition for System z®          3.4          5698-TRB
 

Versions to be withdrawn from marketing March 14, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
WebSphere MQ Extended
Security Edition on z/OS®      6.0          5697-NQZ
 
CICS Performance Analyzer
for z/OS                       2.1          5697-N40
 
CICS Interdependency
Analyzer for z/OS              2.2          5697-J23
 
CICS Configuration Manager
for z/OS                       1.2          5697-I78
 
IBM WebSphere® Message Broker
with Rules and Formatter
Extension for z/OS             6.1          5697-J09
 
AFP Japanese Font              2.1.2        5771-AGB
 
AFP Japanese HESEI Font        1.1          5648-104
 

Versions to be withdrawn from marketing April 11, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
IBM Tivoli® OMEGAMON® XE for
DB2 Performance Monitor
on z/OS                        4.2          5655-Q08
 
IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for
DB2 Performance Expert
on z/OS                        4.2          5655-Q07
 
IBM DB2® High Performance
Unload for z/OS                3.2          5697-N58
 
IBM DB2 Buffer Pool Analyzer
for z/OS                       4.2          5655-R98
 
IBM DB2 Object Comparison
Tool for z/OS                  7.2          5697-L40
 
IBM DB2 Administration
Tool for z/OS                  7.2          5697-L90

Versions to be withdrawn from marketing July 4, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
SCLM Advanced Edition
for z/OS                       1.3          5697-N46
 
SCLM Administrator Toolkit     3.1          5697-N51
 
SCLM Administrator Toolkit     4.1          5697-N68
 
SCLM Administrator Toolkit     5.1          5655-U74
 
SCLM Developer Toolkit         2.1          5655-R37
 
Enhanced Access Control
for SCLM for z/OS              1.1          5697-H59
 
Breeze for SCLM for z/OS       1.1          5697-G58
 
Merge Tool for z/OS
and OS/390®                    1.1          5697-H70
 
SCLM Developer Toolkit         3.1          5655-S72
 

Versions to be withdrawn from marketing July 25, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
WebSphere Application Server
for z/OS                       6.1          5655-N01
 

IPLA Products: Releases to be withdrawn

Releases to be withdrawn from marketing March 7, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
WebSphere Transformation
Extender for z/OS              8.1          5655-R95
 
IBM TotalStorage Productivity
Center for Replication for
System z                       3.4          5698-TPC
 
WebSphere ILOG® Rules for
COBOL                          7.1          5655-V87
 
WebSphere ILOG JRules
on z/OS                        7.1          5655-V82
 

Releases to be withdrawn from marketing March 14, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
IBM Session Manager
for z/OS                       2.1          5697-N61
 
CICS Transaction Gateway
for z/OS                       7.1          5655-R25
 
Tivoli OMEGACENTER® Gateway
on z/OS                        3.2          5608-A34
 
Tivoli OMEGACENTER Gateway
on z/OS                        3.4          5608-A34
 
Tivoli Alert Adapter for
OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS    3.2          5608-A25
 
Tivoli Alert Adapter for
OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS    3.4          5608-A25
 
Tivoli AF/OPERATOR® for z/OS    3.2         5608-A19
 
Tivoli AF/OPERATOR for z/OS    3.4          5608-A19
 
Tivoli Workload Scheduler
for z/OS                       8.3          5698-A17
 

ICA Products: Features to be withdrawn

Features to be withdrawn from marketing March 7, 2011:

                                            Product
Product name                   Version      number
 
WebSphere Business
Integration for Financial
Networks Subscription and      1.1          5639-N51
Support
 
  Features/Material Id/Names
  6155 - S013KR3/InterAct
  Subscription and Support
 

ICA Products: Versions to be withdrawn

Note: The versions listed below are the last release in the version for the specified products.

Versions to be withdrawn from marketing January 1, 2011:

                                                        Product
Product name            Version         Release         number
 
Infoprint Transform
from AFP to HP PCL
V2.1 for z/OS           2               1               5655-P19
 
Infoprint Transform
from AFP to Adobe PDF
V2.1 for z/OS           2               1               5655-P20
 
Infoprint Transform
from AFP to Adobe
Postscript V2.1
for z/OS                2               1               5655-P21
  


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The following products are withdrawn from marketing, effective January 1, 2011. IBM intends to provide replacements for these products and will announce these plans at a future date. Products to be withdrawn from marketing:

  • Infoprint Transform from AFP to HP PCL V2.1 for z/OS (5655-P19)
  • Infoprint Transform from AFP to Adobe PDF V2.1 for z/OS (5655-P20)
  • Infoprint Transform from AFP to Adobe PostScript V2.1 for z/OS (5655-P21)

This Statement of Direction is subject to change or withdrawal.



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5655-N01, WebSphere Application Server for z/OS V6.1 is replaced by 5655-N02, WebSphere Application Server for z/OS V7.0 announced in Software Announcement 208-208, dated September 09, 2008.

5655-R25, CICS® Transaction Gateway for z/OS V7.1 is replaced by 5655-R25, CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V7.2 announced in Software Announcement 208-343, dated November 04, 2008.

5639-N51, WebSphere Business Integration for Financial Networks Subscription and Support V1.1, InterAct Subscription and Support Feature number 6155 for S013KR3 is replaced by 5639-N51, WebSphere Business Integration for Financial Networks Subscription and Support V1.1 Messaging Services for SWIFTNet InterAct and FileAct Feature number 6182 for S015L66 announced in Software Announcement 209-156, dated June 16, 2009.

5608-A19, Tivoli AF/OPERATOR for z/OS V3.2 is replaced by 5608-C03, Tivoli AF/OPERATOR for z/OS V3.4.1 announced in Software Announcement 209-323, dated October 02, 2009.

5608-A19, Tivoli AF/OPERATOR for z/OS V3.4 is replaced by 5608-C03, Tivoli AF/OPERATOR for z/OS V3.4.1 announced in Software Announcement 209-323, dated October 02, 2009.

5655-V87, WebSphere ILOG Rules for COBOL V7.1 is replaced by 5655-ILG, WebSphere ILOG Business Rules for z/OS V7.1.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-319, dated October 05, 2010.

5655-V82, WebSphere ILOG JRules on z/OS V7.1 is replaced by 5655-ILG, WebSphere ILOG Business Rules for z/OS V7.1.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-319, dated October 05, 2010.

5655-R95, WebSphere Transformation Extender for z/OS V8.1 is replaced by 5655-R95, WebSphere Transformation Extender for z/OS V8.3 announced in Software Announcement 209-305, dated October 02, 2009.

5697-NQZ, WebSphere MQ Extended Security Edition on z/OS V6.0 is replaced by 5655-W50, WebSphere MQ Advanced Message Security on z/OS V7.0.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-335, dated October 05, 2010.

5697-N61, IBM Session Manager for z/OS V2.1 is replaced by 5697-N61, IBM Session Manager for z/OS V2.2 announced in Software Announcement 209-317, dated October 13, 2009.

5697-N40, CICS Performance Analyzer for z/OS V2.1 is replaced by 5655-U87, CICS Performance Analyzer for z/OS V3.1 announced in Software Announcement 209-086, dated April 28, 2009.

5697-J23, CICS Interdependency Analyzer for z/OS V2.2 is replaced by 5655-U86, CICS Interdependency Analyzer for z/OS V3.1 announced in Software Announcement 209-269, dated September 01, 2009.

5697-I78, CICS Configuration Manager for z/OS V1.2 is replaced by 5697-P09, CICS Configuration Manager for z/OS V2.1 announced in Software Announcement 209-214, dated July 14, 2009.

5697-L90, IBM DB2 Administration Tool for z/OS V7.2 is replaced by 5655-W34, IBM DB2 Administration Tool for z/OS V10.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-345, dated October 19, 2010.

5697-L40, IBM DB2 Object Comparison Tool for z/OS V7.2 is replaced by 5655-W36, IBM DB2 Object Comparison Tool for z/OS V10.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-345, dated October 19, 2010.

5655-R98, IBM DB2 Buffer Pool Analyzer for z/OS V4.2 is replaced by 5655-W35, IBM DB2 Buffer Pool Analyzer for z/OS V5.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-345, dated October 19, 2010.

5697-N58, IBM DB2 High Performance Unload for z/OS V3.2 is replaced by 5655-AA1, IBM DB2 High Performance Unload for z/OS V4.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-345, dated October 19, 2010.

5655-Q07, IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for DB2 Performance Expert on z/OS V4.2 is replaced by 5655-W37, IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for DB2 Performance Expert on z/OS V5.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-345, dated October 19, 2010.

5655-Q08, IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for DB2 Performance Monitor on z/OS V4.2 is replaced by 5655-W38, IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for DB2 Performance Monitor on z/OS V5.1 announced in Software Announcement 210-345, dated October 19, 2010.

5608-A34, Tivoli OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.2 is replaced by 5608-C04, Tivoli OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.4.1 announced in Software Announcement 205-019, dated February 08, 2005.

5608-A34, Tivoli OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.4 is replaced by 5608-C04, Tivoli OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.4.1 announced in Software Announcement 205-019, dated February 08, 2005.

5608-A25, Tivoli Alert Adapter for OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.2 is replaced by 5608-C04, Tivoli OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.4.1 announced in Software Announcement 205-019, dated February 08, 2005.

5608-A25, Tivoli Alert Adapter for OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.4 is replaced by 5608-C04, Tivoli OMEGACENTER Gateway on z/OS V3.4.1 announced in Software Announcement 205-019, dated February 08, 2005.

5698-A17, Tivoli Workload Scheduler for z/OS V8.3 is replaced by 5698-A17, Tivoli Workload Scheduler for z/OS V8.5 announced in Software Announcement 209-070, dated April 14, 2009.

5698-TPC, IBM TotalStorage Productivity Center for Replication for System z V3.4 is replaced by 5698-B31, IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication for System z V4.2 announced in Software Announcement 210-240, dated August 17, 2010.

5698-TRB, IBM TotalStorage Productivity Center for Replication Basic Edition for System z V3.4 is replaced by 5698-B30, IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication Basic Edition for System z V4.2 announced in Software Announcement 210-240, dated August 17, 2010.

5771-AGB, AFP™ Japanese Font V2.1.2 is replaced by 5648-B33, AFP Font Collection V2.1 announced in Software Announcement 298-261, dated September 08, 1998.

5648-104, AFP Japanese HESEI Font V1.1 is replaced by 5648-B33, AFP Font Collection V2.1 announced in Software Announcement 298-261, dated September 08, 1998.

5697-N46, SCLM Advanced Edition for z/OS V1.3 has no replacement.

5697-N51, SCLM Administrator Toolkit V3.1 has no replacement.

5697-N68, SCLM Administrator Toolkit V4.1 has no replacement.

5655-U74, SCLM Administrator Toolkit V5.1 has no replacement.

5655-R37, SCLM Developer Toolkit V2.1 has no replacement.

5697-H59, Enhanced Access Control for SCLM for z/OS V1.1 has no replacement.

5697-G58, Breeze for SCLM for z/OS V1.1 has no replacement.

5697-H70, Merge Tool for z/OS and OS/390 V1.1 has no replacement.

5655-S72, SCLM Developer Toolkit V3.1 has no replacement.

5697-J09, IBM WebSphere Message Broker with Rules and Formatter Extension for z/OS V6.1 has no replacement.


Note: There are no licensed products for this offering.

Existing licensed users of IBM WebSphere Message Broker Rules and Formatter are encouraged to review their usage of the Rules and Formats function contained within this product, with a view to planning migration activities. In cases where this function is not utilized, equivalent function is provided within the IBM WebSphere Message Broker product (5655-V60). Please contact your IBM sales representative for further details.

Licensed users actively utilizing the Rules and Formats function and planning a migration activity over a longer period may request the PRPQ Offering of IBM WebSphere Message Broker Rules and Formatter V7.0 by quoting the PRPQ number below.

Note: This offering will not be made generally available via standard fulfillment mechanisms.

                               Program      PRPQ
Product name                   number       number
 
IBM WebSphere Message Broker
with Rules and Formatter
Extension                      5699-MBR     7J0482
 
IBM WebSphere Message Broker
with Rules and Formatter
Extension Support              5699-MBS     7J0483
 
IBM WebSphere Message Broker
for z/OS with Rules and
Formatter Extension            5799-BRF     7J0484
 
IBM WebSphere Message Broker
for z/OS with Rules and
Formatter Extension Support    5699-BRS     7J0485
 

Please contact your IBM sales representative for further details on all of the above.

Should you require assistance with migration planning or implementation, additional assistance may be purchased via a services offering from IBM Software Services For WebSphere.

Business Partner information

If you are a Direct Reseller - System Reseller acquiring products from IBM, you may link directly to Business Partner information for this announcement. A PartnerWorld® ID and password are required (use IBM ID).

https://www.ibm.com/partnerworld/mem/sla.jsp?num=910-289
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AFP is a trademark of Ricoh Co., Ltd. in the United States, other countries, or both.

Ricoh is a registered trademark of Ricoh Co., Ltd. and its affiliated companies.

Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

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