Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM Real-time Compression Software for SATA V3.7 (5641-RT3)IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 911-127
August 30, 2011
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Effective December 3, 2011, IBM® will withdraw support for the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:
Program Withdrawal from number Program release name support date 5641-RT3 IBM Real-time Compression December 3, 2011 Software for SATA V3.7 5641-RT9 IBM Real-time Compression December 3, 2011 SATA 1YR 5641-RTA IBM Real-time Compression December 3, 2011 SATA 2YR 5641-RT4 IBM Real-time Compression December 3, 2011 SATA 3YR 5641-RTB IBM Real-time Compression December 3, 2011 SATA 4YR 5641-RTC IBM Real-time Compression December 3, 2011 SATA 5YR
The Real-time Compression Software program products for SAS and for SATA have been combined into the single offering, IBM Real-time Compression Software V3.7 (5641-RT1). Customers who have the withdrawn 5641-RT3 will have their software entitlement transferred to the entitlement for the newly named IBM Real-time Compression Software V3.7 (5641-RT1) on December 3, 2011. Terms and conditions in effect for the withdrawn 5641-RT3 will also be transferred. The remaining term of the warranty or maintenance agreement will be the same for 5641-RT1 as it was for 5641-RT3.
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Effective December 3, 2011, IBM will withdraw from marketing, programs and features licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement.
On or after that date, you can no longer obtain this program directly from IBM. You can obtain this program on an as-available basis through IBM Remarketers.
Effective December 3, 2011 the following programs and features will be withdrawn:
Program Program number Program/Feature name version 5641-RT3 IBM Real-time Compression V3.7 Software for SATA V3.7 5641-RT9 IBM Real-time Compression V3.7 SATA 1YR 5641-RTA IBM Real-time Compression V3.7 SATA 2YR 5641-RT4 IBM Real-time Compression V3.7 SATA 3YR 5641-RTB IBM Real-time Compression V3.7 SATA 4YR 5641-RTC IBM Real-time Compression V3.7 SATA 5YR
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|Replacement program information|
Program Program Withdrawn programs number Replacement programs number IBM Real-time 5641-RT3 IBM Real-time 5641-RT1 Compression Software Compression Software for SATA V3.7 V3.7 IBM Real-time 5641-RT9 IBM Real-time 5641-RT5 Compression SATA 1YR Compression 1 YR IBM Real-time 5641-RTA IBM Real-time 5641-RT6 Compression SATA 2YR Compression 2 YR IBM Real-time 5641-RT4 IBM Real-time 5641-RT2 Compression SATA 3YR Compression 3 YR IBM Real-time 5641-RTB IBM Real-time 5641-RT7 Compression SATA 4YR Compression 4 YR IBM Real-time 5641-RTC IBM Real-time 5641-RT8 Compression SATA 5YR Compression 5 YR
For additional information, refer to Software Announcement 211-233, dated August 30, 2011.
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For information on the withdrawal of IBM Real-time Compression Software for SATA V3.7, refer to Software Announcement 211-233, dated August 30, 2011.
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