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(Corrected on March 2, 2012)The Replacement program information section has been updated.
Effective May 5, 2012, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the indicated program numbers and AAS features for the following Maintenance and Support programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:
Program Feature number Program name number 5639-DC1 IBM System Storage® Data Center 0002 Fabric Manager No Charge Registration and 1 Yr Renewal 5639-DC2 IBM System Storage Data Center 0001 Fabric Manager 1 Yr After License 5639-DC3 IBM System Storage Data Center 0001 Fabric Manager 3 Yr Registration 5639-DC4 IBM System Storage Data Center 0001 Fabric Manager 3 Yr Renewal 5639-DC5 IBM System Storage Data Center 0001 Fabric Manager 3 Yr After License
On or after that date, you can no longer obtain these programs directly from IBM. You can obtain these programs on an as-available basis through IBM Remarketers.
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IBM Network Advisor V11.1 provides a non-disruptive path and functional continuity for organizations that are upgrading from IBM Data Center Fabric Manager V10. Customers with valid software maintenance contracts under IBM Data Center Fabric Manager V10 will be automatically renewed on the Software Maintenance under IBM Network Advisor V11. Customers who need to renew their Software Maintenance, starting immediately, should order the IBM Network Advisor V11 Maintenance and Support Program IDs and features.
Upgrading from IBM Data Center Fabric Manager to IBM Network Advisor is done by downloading Network Advisor and installing it over the existing IBM Data Center Fabric Manager installation. The license will be automatically transferred to the IBM Network Advisor installation.
Software Maintenance Registration features under 5639-DC1, 5639-DC2, 5639-DC3, 5639-DC4, and 5639-DC5 will be replaced with the IBM Network Advisor V11 Software Maintenance Registration features 5639-NA2, 5639-NA3, 5639-NA4, 5639-NA5, and 5639-NA6 to provide support continuum to customers regardless if they are using Data Center Fabric Manager V10.x or Network Advisor V11.
Withdrawn Replacement Program Description Feature Program Description Feature 5639-DC1 Data Center 0002 5639-NA2 Network Advisor 0003 Fabric Manager V11 1 Yr Renewal V10 1 Yr Renewal 5639-DC2 Data Center 0001 5639-NA3 Network Advisor 0001 Fabric Manager V11 1 Yr After V10 1 Yr After License License 5639-DC3 Data Center 0001 5639-NA4 Network Advisor 0001 Fabric Manager V11 3 Yr V10 3 Yr Registration Registration 5639-DC4 Data Center 0001 5639-NA5 Network Advisor 0001 Fabric Manager V11 3 Yr Renewal V10 3 Yr Renewal 5639-DC5 Data Center 0001 5639-NA6 Network Advisor 0001 Fabric Manager V11 3 Yr After V10 3 Yr After License License
For additional information regarding IBM Network Advisor V11.1 (5639-NA1), refer to Software Announcement 211-243, dated August 16, 2011.
For IBM Network Advisor V11.1.0, refer to Software Announcement 211-243, dated August 16, 2011.
Refer to the Software Support website for product support information
Technical support continues to be available. The end of support for these products will be announced a minimum of 12 months before the termination.
For specific SAN information, refer to the product support website at
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