Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager V10.0.2 and V10.1.3 - Replacement available

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 911-203
September 27, 2011


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Effective September 30, 2012, 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
 
5639-D1F **   IBM System Storage® Data Center    September 30, 2012
              Fabric Manager 10.0.2
 
5639-D1F **   IBM System Storage Data Center     September 30, 2012
              Fabric Manager 10.1.3
 
** Support features for PID remains, for Version 10


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IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager V10.0.2 and V10.1.3 has been superseded by IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager V10.4.1 as of May 25, 2010. For details, refer to Software Announcement 210-170, dated May 25, 2010. The originally announced V10 product PID, 5639-D1F, Software Maintenance PIDs, and orderable features remain in place and orderable for the current release.

Effective September 30, 2011, IBM will withdraw from marketing, programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement.

Program                                           Program
number      Program name                          version

5639-D1F    IBM Data Center Fabric Manager        10.0.2
5639-D1F    IBM Data Center Fabric Manager        10.1.3


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IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manage Software V10.4.1 (5639-D1F), is the currently available replacement for IBM System Storage Data Center Network Manager V10.0.2 and V10.1.3

                                                Program
Withdrawn program ID    Replacement program     number

 N/A                    IBM System Storage      5639-D1F
                        Data Center Fabric
                        Manager V10.4.1
 

For additional information regarding IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager (DCFM) V10.4.1 (5639-D1F), refer to Software Announcement 210-170, dated May 25, 2010.

The following Software Maintenance programs remain available:

 
IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager
V10 Software Maintenance

 5639-DC1   IBM System Storage Data Center
            Fabric Manager No Charge Registration
            and 1-Year Renewal
 
 5639-DC2   IBM System Storage Data Center
            Fabric Manager 1-Year After License
 
 5639-DC3   IBM System Storage Data Center
            Fabric Manager 3-Year Registration
 
 5639-DC4   IBM System Storage Data Center
            Fabric Manager 3-Year Renewal
 
 5639-DC5   IBM System Storage Data Center
            Fabric Manager 3-Year After License
 

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Software Maintenance PIDs 5639-DC1 through 5639-DC5 originally announced for 5639-D1F, remain in effect.

Remote Technical Support will continue to be provided through IBM for entitled IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager V10 (5639-D1F) customers.

Existing customers with a valid maintenance and support are entitled to upgrade to V10.4.1.

Conversion paths to IBM System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager V10.4.1 are supported from the following versions:

  • IBM Data Center Fabric Manager V10.0.2 (all domain sizes)
  • IBM Data Center Fabric Manager V10.1.3 (all domain sizes)


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For System Storage Data Center Fabric Manager V10.4.1, refer to Software Announcement 210-170, dated May 25, 2010.

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Technical support continues to be available. The end of support for these products will be announced a minimum of 12 months before the termination.

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