Service withdrawal: IBM Security selected products from sale and support

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 912-019
March 6, 2012


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Effective immediately, on the dates listed in the Description section, 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 Refer to the Description section for information on withdrawn parts.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 software, appliances, and maintenance 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Withdrawn software
End of sale date:     June 30, 2012

                                                    Product part
Withdrawn appliance description                     number

Proventia Network IPS for Crossbeam                 GC1200-1-PB
 
Proventia Network IPS for Crossbeam                 GC1200-HA-PB 
 
 
Withdrawn software
End of support date:  June 30, 2013

                                                    Product part
Withdrawn appliance description                     number

Software Maintenance - Proventia® IPS (Proventia    GC1200-HA-PB-M
Appliances - Series G)
 
Software Maintenance - Proventia IPS (Proventia     GC1200-1-PB-M
Appliances - Series G)
 
Withdrawn appliance
End of sale date:     June 30, 2012

                                                    Product part
Withdrawn appliance description                     number

(ROHS) Proventia Network Security Controller LR     ABYP-10G-LX-P
(Long Range Fiber)
  
(ROHS) Proventia Network Security Controller LR     ABYP-10G-LX-HS
(Long Range Fiber)
 
Proventia Network Security Controller               ABYP-10G-LX-L-P
(Long Range Fiber) License. Spare upgrade 
 
(ROHS) Proventia Network Security Controller SR     ABYP-10G-SX-P
(Short Range Fiber) 
 
(ROHS) Proventia Network Security Controller SR     ABYP-10G-SX-HS
(Short Range Fiber)
 
Proventia Network Security Controller               ABYP-10G-SX-L-P
(Short Range Fiber) License. Spare upgrade
 
Withdrawn appliance
End of support date:  June 30, 2015

                                                    Product part
Withdrawn appliance description                     number

Proventia G Maintenance                             ABYP-10G-LX-P-M
Software Maintenance - Proventia IPS                ABYP-10G-LX-HS-M
(Proventia Appliances - Series G)
Proventia G Maintenance                             ABYP-10G-SX-P-M
Software Maintenance - Proventia IPS                ABYP-10G-SX-HS-M
(Proventia Appliances - Series G)
 

Note: A new part number (SKU) will replace existing support and maintenance part numbers for years four and five as shown in the following table. The new replacement part number will provide coverage from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017. For additional information, refer to Software announcement IBM Proventia Network Security Controller support update, Announcement letter 612-007, dated March 06, 2012.

 
Existing               Replacement
part number            part number

ABYP-10G-LX-P-M        ABYP10GLX-1-P-M-PLS
ABYP-10G-LX-HS-M       ABYP10GLX-1-P-M-PLS
ABYP-10G-SX-P-M        ABYP10GSX-1-P-M-PLS
ABYP-10G-SX-HS-M       ABYP10GSX-1-P-M-PLS
 

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=912-019
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