Withdrawal Announcement 999-255
August 31, 1999
Software Withdrawal: Withdrawal of Selected IBM Software Products
Effective November 30, 1999, IBM will withdraw from marketing
the following programs licensed under the IBM Customer Agreement:
Program Name Number
Data Compression Program for 5697-235
The Information Facility (TIF) 5798-DYF
IMS(TM) Ad Hoc Reporting Tool 5697-A05
IMS Data Base Analyzer 5665-349
Replacement Product Information:
These programs and their replacements are:
Some functions of IMS Data Base Analyzer Version 2 (5665-349) may be
replaced by IMS System Utilities/Database Tools (5685-093). Refer to
, dated December 3, 1996. The applicable features are:
Space Management Utilities (SMU) feature and/or
DEDB Pointer Checker feature
IMS Ad Hoc Reporting Tool Version (5697-A05) has no replacement.
IBM Data Compression Program for VM/ESA (5697-235) has no replacement.
The Information Facility (TIF) for VM/CMS (5798-DYF) has no replacement.
IMS is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the
United States or other countries or both.
VM/ESA is a registered trademark of International Business Machines
Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service
marks of others.
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