Software lifecycle

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Find detailed information about the available IBM Software Support Lifecycle Policies to help you realize the full value of your IBM software products.

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Version
Rel./Mod.
Policy
type
Product IDGeneral
availability
End of
Support
B2B Advanced Communications1.0.XE5725-Q722014-04-25 
Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM1.3.xE5697-J062015-02-27 
Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM1.2.xS5697-J062006-08-252016-09-30
Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM1.1.xS5697-J062005-04-292008-04-30
Backup Recovery and Media Services for i7.2.0S5770-BR12014-05-02 
Backup Recovery and Media Services for i7.1.0S5770-BR12010-04-23 
Backup Recovery and Media Services for i5/OS6.1.xS5761-BR12008-03-212015-09-30
Backup Recovery and Media Services for iSeries5.4.xS5722-BR12006-02-14 
Bank Teller Business Components Enterprise Edition4.2.xS5724-A112002-08-022004-06-30
Bank Teller Business Components Enterprise Edition4.0.3S5724-A112002-01-182003-06-30
Bank Teller Business Components Enterprise Edition4.0.2S5724-A112001-10-022003-06-30
Bank Teller Business Components Enterprise Edition4.0.1S5724-A112001-07-272003-06-30
Bank Teller Business Components Workgroup Edition4.2.xS5724-A112002-08-022004-06-30
Bank Teller Business Components Workgroup Edition4.0.3S5724-A112002-01-182003-06-30
Bank Teller Business Components Workgroup Edition4.0.2S5724-A112001-10-022003-06-30
Bank Teller Business Components Workgroup Edition4.0.1S5724-A112001-07-272003-06-30
Bank Teller Components for WebSphere Studio4.3.xS5724-A112003-03-212007-09-13
BookManager BookServer for AIX2.3.xS5622-9832001-09-282005-04-30
BookManager BookServer for Linux2.3.xS5639-I862001-09-282005-04-30
BookManager BookServer for Windows2.3.xS5639-B772001-09-282005-04-30
BookManager BUILD for MVS1.3.xS5695-0451994-09-302013-06-30
BookManager BUILD for VM1.3.xS5684-0261994-10-072013-06-30
BookManager BUILD for VM/ESA1.3.xS5684-0261994-10-072013-06-30
BookManager BUILD for Windows2.3.xS5639-A742001-11-152007-09-28
BookManager READ for MVS1.3.xS5695-0461994-09-302014-11-14
BookManager READ for VM1.3.xS5684-0621994-10-072013-06-30
BookManager READ for VM/ESA1.3.xS5684-0621994-10-072013-06-30
Branch Transformation Toolkit for WebSphere Studio5.2.xE5724-H822007-04-202012-04-30
Branch Transformation Toolkit for WebSphere Studio5.1.xS5724-H822005-07-292008-09-30
Branch Transformation Toolkit for WebSphere Studio4.3.xS5648-D892003-03-212007-04-30
Brava! Enterprise Viewer for IBM TRIRIGA10.2.xO5608-TRV2011-12-02 
Breeze for SCLM for z/OS1.1.xS5697-G582000-11-17 
Business Graphics Utility for System i6.1.xS5722-DS22008-03-21 
Business Intelligence Pattern2.0.xE5725-F882013-06-142018-09-30
Business Intelligence Pattern1.0.xE5725-F882012-12-042018-04-30
Business Intelligence Pattern with BLU Acceleration1.1.xE5725-M732014-07-292019-04-30
Business Intelligence Pattern with BLU Acceleration1.0.xO5725-M732013-11-052019-04-30

Modification level

“.x” designates that any and all modifications available follow the Enhanced and Standard designated Software support lifecycle policy for the associated version/release of the product.

Policy type

The policy type column indicates which of IBM’s Continuous Delivery (“S”), Standard (“S”), Enhanced (“E”) or Other (“O”) Software support lifecycle policies applies to each version/release product.

General availability

The General availability (GA) date listed is the latest date that a version/release of the product is available to all users, regardless of language or media. A product version/release is not published on the Lifecycle web site until the GA date.

End of support

The End of support (EOS) date listed is the last date on which IBM will deliver standard support services for a given version/release of a product.