Support Lifecycle

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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(**Indicates comments/exception)
Product IDGeneral
End of
10.1.0S5605-DB222 Oct 2010
9.1.0S5635-DB216 Mar 200727 Jun 2014
8.1.0S5625-DB226 Mar 200430 Apr 2012
8.1.0E5625-DB226 Mar 200430 Apr 2012
8.1.0S5724-E8626 Mar 200430 Sep 2009
10.1.0S5605-DB222 Oct 2010
9.1.0S5635-DB216 Mar 200727 Jun 2014
8.1.0S5625-DB226 Mar 200430 Apr 2012
7.1.0S5697-G2429 Sep 200030 Sep 2005
6.1.0S5697-G0410 Mar 200025 May 2001
3.3.0S5706-25413 Jun 199730 Sep 2003
7.2.0E5645-DB229 Mar 200230 Jun 2008
7.1.0E5645-DB214 Sep 200130 Jun 2008
6.1.0S5645-DB225 Jun 199930 Jun 2005
3.3.0S5706-25513 Jun 199730 Sep 2003
7.2.0E5697-F4217 Sep 2004
7.1.0S5697-F4214 Dec 200131 Mar 2006
6.1.0S5648-A7011 Dec 199830 Sep 2002
3.3.0S5648-06113 Jun 199730 Sep 2003
6.1.0S5655-DB211 Dec 199831 Dec 2002
3.3.0S5697-D2719 Dec 199730 Sep 2003
7.2.0S5697-G2229 Mar 200230 Sep 2005
7.1.0S5697-G2229 Sep 200029 Sep 2002
6.1.0S5697-E3511 Dec 199831 Jan 2001
3.3.0S5697-D7315 May 199831 Jan 2001
7.2.0S5697-G2429 Mar 200230 Sep 2005
1.0.0S5725-L6514 Jun 2013
1.0.0S5725-L6526 Jul 2013
7.2.xS5770-QU102 May 2014
7.1.0S5770-QU123 Apr 2010
6.1.xS5761-QU121 Mar 200830 Sep 2015
5.4.xS5722-QU114 Feb 200630 Sep 2013
5.3.xS5722-QU111 Jun 200430 Apr 2009
5.2.xS5722-QU130 Aug 200230 Apr 2007
5.1.xS5722-QU125 May 200130 Sep 2005


  1. .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.
  2. The policy type column indicates which of IBM’s standard (“S”), enhanced (“E”) or other (“O”) Software Support Lifecycle Policy applies to each version/release product.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.

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