Software Withdrawal: Selected IBM IMS Programs -- Replacements Available

Withdrawal Announcement
March 17, 1998
Announcement Letter Number: 998-049




Overview

Effective June 30, 1998, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following programs licensed under the IBM Customer Agreement:

                                                      Program
Program Name                             Version      Number

IMS (TM) Batch Terminal Simulator 1 5668-948 IMS Data Base Integrity Control Facility 4 5787-LAR IMS Data Base Integrity Control Facility 5 5697-073 IMS Message Requeuer 2 5655-038

Replacement Product Information: The withdrawn programs are replaced as follows:

IMS Batch Terminal Simulator Version 1 (5668-948) is replaced by IMS Batch Terminal Simulator Version 2 (5655-A14). Refer to Software Announcement 296-475 dated December 3, 1996.

IMS Data Base Integrity Control Facility Version 4 (5787-LAR) and Version 5 (5697-073) are replaced by IMS Data Base Integrity Control Facility 6 (5697-B92). Refer to Software Announcement 297-439 dated October 28, 1997.

IMS Message Requeuer Version 2 (5655-038) is replaced by IMS Message Requeuer Version 3 (5655-136). Refer to Software Announcement 297-437 dated October 28, 1997.

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This announcement is provided for your information only. For additional information, contact your IBM representative, call 800-IBM-4YOU, or visit the IBM home page at: http://www.ibm.com