Service withdrawal: IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System GX6116

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 911-156
August 23, 2011


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Effective immediately, on the dates listed below, IBM® will withdraw selected IBM appliances and software from sale and support, as indicated. Refer to the Description section for information on withdrawn parts.



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On the dates listed below, IBM will withdraw selected IBM appliances from sale and support, as indicated. New orders or registrations will no longer be accepted after end of sale date below.

Note: Not all these services may have been available in your area.

Withdrawn appliances - end of sale date: September 30, 2011

 
                                                      Product part
Withdrawn appliance and software description          number

Proventia Network IPS GX6116SFP 15 Gbps throughput    GX6116SFP-1-P
 (16 SFP Interfaces)
 
Proventia Network IPS GX6116SFP (16 SFP Interfaces)   GX6116SFP-HA-P
High Availability Appliance
 
(ROHS) Proventia® GX6116SFP Intrusion Prevention      GX6116SFP-HS
  Appliance
 
Proventia GX6116SFP License                           GX6116SFP-L-P
 

Withdrawn appliances - end of support date: September 30, 2014

 
                                                      Product part
Withdrawn appliance description                       number

Proventia G Maintenance - Type 2                      GX6116SFP-1-P-M
Proventia G Maintenance - Type 2                      GX6116SFP-HA-P-M
Proventia G Maintenance - Type 2                      GX6116SFP-HS-M
 

Note:: IBM has replaced IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System GX6116 with IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System GX7412-10. Refer to announcement 611-041, dated August 23, 2011.

Note:: IBM has also provided continued support for years four and five beyond the end-of-marketing date for IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System GX6116. Refer to announcement 611-042, dated August 23, 2011.

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