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Scale Out Network Attached Storage Software (SONAS)1.3.xO5639-SN12011-11-302015-04-30
Scale Out Network Attached Storage Software (SONAS)1.2.xO5639-SN12011-05-122015-04-30
Scale Out Network Attached Storage Software (SONAS)1.1.xO5639-SN12010-03-122015-04-30
Scale Out Network Attached Storage Software (SONAS)1.5.xO5639-SN12014-12-052018-04-30
Scale Out Network Attached Storage Software (SONAS)1.4.xO5639-SN12013-06-282015-06-30
SCLM Administrator Toolkit5.1.xS5655-U742009-02-272017-04-30
SCLM Administrator Toolkit4.1.xS5697-N682007-12-142017-04-30
SCLM Administrator Toolkit3.1.xS5697-N512006-12-152015-04-30
SCLM Administrator Toolkit2.1.xS5697-J192005-12-092015-04-30
SCLM Advanced Edition for z/OS1.3.xS5697-N462009-02-272017-04-30
SCLM Advanced Edition for z/OS1.2.xS5697-N462007-09-282017-04-30
SCLM Advanced Edition for z/OS1.1.xS5697-N462006-01-132015-04-30
SCLM Developer Toolkit2.1.xS5655-R372006-12-152017-04-30
SCLM Developer Toolkit1.1.xS5655-M992005-07-292017-04-30
SCLM Suite Administrator Workbench1.1.xS5655-L032004-06-252007-09-25
Screen Definition Facility II for MVS1.4.xO5665-3661995-03-31 
Screen Definition Facility II for VM1.3.xO5664-3071992-06-26 
Screen Definition Facility II for VSE1.6.xO5746-XXT1997-12-05 
Serial HIPPI PCI Connectivity4.5.xS5765-E072001-11-302004-12-31
Serial HIPPI PCI Connectivity4.3.xS5765-E072000-10-262004-12-31
ShowCase Essbase11.1.0O5725-A702010-10-052013-05-27
ShowCase Essbase7.1.0O5725-A702010-10-052010-06-30
ShowCase Reporting9.0.0E5725-A682010-10-05 
ShowCase Web Analysis11.1.0O5725-A692010-10-052013-05-27
SmartCloud Application Performance Management Entry Edition - VM Image7.7.xE5725-G702014-04-04 
SMART for IBM TRIRIGA Mobile Work Manager10.2.xO5608-TRM2011-12-02 
Social Media Analytics1.3.0E5725-I392014-03-182018-04-30
Social Media Analytics1.2.0E5725-I392013-03-052017-04-30
Softek TDMF for z/OS5.5.0S5655-TZ52014-07-11 
Softek zDMF for z/OS3.2.0S5655-ZZ32014-07-11 
Software Distribution for AIX Client3.1.xS5697-SWD2000-10-272001-05-09
Software Distribution for AIX Server3.1.xS5697-SWD2000-10-272001-05-09
Solution for Compliance in a Regulated Environment (SCORE)6.1.1O5724-K832009-07-032016-09-30
Solution for Compliance in a Regulated Environment (SCORE)6.1.0O5724-K832009-04-172016-09-30
Solution for Compliance in a Regulated Environment (SCORE)5.1.3S5724-K832006-12-152011-04-30
Solution for Compliance in a Regulated Environment (SCORE)5.1.2S5724-K832005-11-182010-04-30
Solution for Compliance in a Regulated Environment (SCORE)5.1.1S5724-K832005-08-262010-04-30
Sonoran Sans Serif Expanded1.1.0S5771-AFL1989-10-06 
Sonoran Sans Serif font1.1.0S5771-ABB1989-10-06 
Sonoran Sans Serif Headliner font1.1.0S5771-ADX1989-10-06 
Sonoran Serif font1.1.0S5771-ABA1989-10-06 
Sonoran Serif Headliner font1.1.0S5771-ADW1989-10-06 
Sororan Sans Serif Condensed1.1.0S5771-AFL1989-10-06 
Spectrum Virtualize Software for Storwize V5000 External Data Virtualization Software7.6.xO5639-ET72015-11-27 
Spectrum Virtualize Software for Storwize V5000 External Data Virtualization Software7.5.xO5639-ET72015-06-05 
SPSS Decision Management7.0.xE5725-A742012-06-122017-09-30
SPSS Decision Management6.2.xE5725-A742011-06-172016-09-30
SPSS Decision Management6.1.xE5725-A742010-10-052015-09-30
SPSS Decision Management Software as a Service7.0.xE5725-F872012-06-12 
SPSS Decision Management Software as a Service6.2.xE5725-F782011-12-13 
SS7 Call Manager for WebSphere Voice Response3.1.xS5724-F792003-09-192006-09-30
Standards Processing Engine2.0.0E5725-SPE2013-12-06 
Standards Processing Engine for Healthcare Payer8.5.1E5725-P512014-12-05 
Standards Processing Engine for Healthcare Payer8.5.0E5725-P512013-12-06 
Standards Processing Engine for Healthcare Payer for z/OS8.5.1E5655-Q192014-12-05 
Standards Processing Engine for Healthcare Payer for z/OS8.5.0E5655-Q192014-02-14 
Standards Processing Engine for Supply Chain EDI8.5.1E5725-P522014-12-05 
Standards Processing Engine for Supply Chain EDI8.5.0E5725-P522013-12-06 
Standards Processing Engine for Supply Chain EDI for z/OS8.5.1E5655-Q222014-12-05 
Standards Processing Engine for Supply Chain EDI for z/OS8.5.0E5655-Q222014-02-14 
Standards Processing Engine Pack for Healthcare Payer8.5.1E5725-P532014-12-05 
Standards Processing Engine Pack for Healthcare Payer8.5.0E5725-P532013-12-06 
Standards Processing Engine Pack for Supply Chain EDI8.5.1E5725-P542014-12-05 
Standards Processing Engine Pack for Supply Chain EDI8.5.0E5725-P542013-12-06 
Sterling B2B Integrator5.2.xS5725-D062011-07-01 
Sterling B2B Integrator5.1.XO5725-D062011-07-012016-01-31
Sterling B2B Integrator5.0.XO5725-D062011-07-012013-03-31
Sterling B2B Integrator4.3.0O5725-D062011-07-012012-03-31
Sterling Configure, Price, Quote9.5.XE5725-D112016-05-31 
Sterling Configure, Price, Quote9.4.XE5725-D112015-02-27 
Sterling Configure, Price, Quote9.3.XE5725-D112014-02-28 
Sterling Configure, Price, Quote9.2.XE5725-D112012-06-06 
Sterling Configure, Price, Quote9.1.XS5725-D112011-06-10 
Sterling Configure, Price, Quote9.0.XO5725-D112011-07-012016-08-31
Sterling Connect:Direct File Agent1.3.XO5725-C992010-07-082016-07-31
Sterling Connect:Direct File Agent1.2.XO5725-C992007-06-162012-12-31
Sterling Connect:Direct File Agent1.4.xS5725-C992011-07-01 
Sterling Connect:Direct for HP NonStop3.6.XS5725-C992011-07-01 
Sterling Connect:Direct for HP NonStop3.5.XO5725-C992008-12-192016-07-31
Sterling Connect:Direct for HP NonStop3.4.xO5725-C992006-06-282012-07-01
Sterling Connect:Direct for i5/OS3.8.XE5725-C992014-05-30 
Sterling Connect:Direct for i5/OS3.7.XO5725-C992011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for i5/OS3.6.XO5725-C992008-04-302016-07-31
Sterling Connect:Direct for i5/OS3.5.XO5725-C992004-07-232012-07-01
Sterling Connect:Direct for Microsoft Windows4.7.xE5725-C992014-05-30 
Sterling Connect:Direct for Microsoft Windows4.6.XO5725-C992011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for Microsoft Windows4.5.XO5725-C992011-07-012016-07-31
Sterling Connect:Direct for Microsoft Windows4.4.XO5725-C992011-07-012013-06-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for OpenVMS3.6.XS5725-C992011-07-01 
Sterling Connect:Direct for OpenVMS3.5.XO5725-C992010-11-232016-07-31
Sterling Connect:Direct for OpenVMS3.4.XO5725-C992007-06-012013-12-31
Sterling Connect:Direct for OpenVMS3.3.XO5725-C992005-12-282012-07-01
Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX4.2.XE5725-C992014-05-30 
Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX4.1.XO5725-C992011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX4.0.XO5725-C992008-11-062016-07-31
Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX3.8.XO5725-C992006-11-202013-06-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for z/OS5.2.XE5655-X012014-02-14 
Sterling Connect:Direct for z/OS5.1.xO5655-X012011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for z/OS5.0.XO5655-ST12011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for z/OS4.8.XO5655-ST12009-04-092014-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for z/OS4.7.XO5655-ST12008-02-012013-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct for z/OS Standard Edition5.2.XE5655-X092014-02-14 
Sterling Connect:Direct for z/OS Standard Edition5.1.1O5655-X092011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Direct FTP+1.1.XO5725-C992007-01-192016-07-31
Sterling Connect:Direct FTP+1.3.XE5725-C992014-05-30 
Sterling Connect:Direct FTP+1.2.0O5725-C992011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Enterprise Command Line Client1.3.XO5725-D012011-07-012016-04-30
Sterling Connect:Enterprise Command Line Client1.2.XO5725-D012004-07-232016-04-30
Sterling Connect:Enterprise for UNIX2.5.XO5725-D012011-06-102016-04-30
Sterling Connect:Enterprise for UNIX2.4.04O5725-D012009-09-302016-04-30
Sterling Connect:Enterprise for z/OS1.5.xS5655-X052011-07-01 
Sterling Connect:Enterprise for z/OS1.4.XO5655-ST52011-07-012017-09-30
Sterling Connect:Enterprise for z/OS1.3.0O5655-ST52005-12-092012-12-31
Sterling Connect:Enterprise Secure Client1.3.XO5725-D012005-02-282012-06-30
Sterling Connect:Enterprise Secure Client1.4.0S5725-D012011-07-012016-04-30
Sterling Connect:Express for Microsoft Windows3.1.XS5725-D002011-07-01 
Sterling Connect:Express for Microsoft Windows3.0.5O5725-D002008-10-312016-06-30
Sterling Connect:Express for UNIX1.5.XS5725-D002011-07-01 
Sterling Connect:Express for UNIX1.4.6O5725-D002010-06-302016-06-30
Sterling Connect:Express for z/OS4.3.xS5655-X032011-07-01 
Sterling Connect:Express for z/OS4.2.XO5655-X032011-07-012017-04-30
Sterling Control Center5.4.2E5725-D022013-11-22 
Sterling Control Center5.4.1E5725-D022013-06-142017-04-30
Sterling Control Center5.4.0E5725-D022012-11-092017-04-30
Sterling Control Center5.3.xO5725-D022011-07-012016-06-30
Sterling Control Center5.2.xO5725-D022011-07-012016-05-31
Sterling Control Center5.1.xO5725-D022011-07-012012-07-01
Sterling File Gateway2.2.xS5725-D072011-07-01 
Sterling File Gateway2.1.XO5725-D072011-07-012016-01-31
Sterling File Gateway2.0.XO5725-D072009-07-242013-03-31
Sterling Gentran:Basic for zSeries6.6.XS5655-ST72011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Basic for zSeries6.5.XO5655-ST72008-02-07 
Sterling Gentran:Basic for zSeries6.4.XO5655-ST72005-12-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Control6.6.XS5655-ST72011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Control6.5.XO5655-ST72008-02-07 
Sterling Gentran:Control6.4.XO5655-ST72005-12-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Director5.5.XS5725-D082011-07-01 
Sterling Gentran:Director5.4.XO5725-D082011-07-01 
Sterling Gentran:Plus for z/OS6.6.XS5655-ST72011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Plus for z/OS6.5.XO5655-ST72008-02-07 
Sterling Gentran:Plus for z/OS6.4.XO5655-ST72005-12-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Realtime for z/OS6.6.XS5655-ST72011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Realtime for z/OS6.5.XO5655-ST72008-02-07 
Sterling Gentran:Realtime for z/OS6.4.XO5655-ST72005-12-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Server for iSeries3.6.XS5725-D092011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Server for iSeries3.5.XO5725-D092008-05-16 
Sterling Gentran:Server for iSeries3.4.XO5725-D092006-03-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Server for Microsoft Windows5.3.XS5725-D092011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Server for Microsoft Windows5.2.XO5725-D092008-08-01 
Sterling Gentran:Server for Microsoft Windows5.1.XO5725-D092005-12-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Server for UNIX6.2.XS5725-D092011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Server for UNIX6.1.XO5725-D092004-09-01 
Sterling Gentran:Server for UNIX6.0.XO5725-D092003-03-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Structure6.6.XS5655-ST72011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Structure6.5.XO5655-ST72008-02-07 
Sterling Gentran:Structure6.4.XO5655-ST72005-12-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran:Viewpoint6.6.XS5655-ST72011-06-24 
Sterling Gentran:Viewpoint6.5.XO5655-ST72008-02-07 
Sterling Gentran:Viewpoint6.4.XO5655-ST72005-12-012015-04-30
Sterling Gentran for z/OS6.6.XS5655-X072011-07-01 
Sterling Order Management9.3.XE5725-D102014-02-28 
Sterling Order Management9.0.XO5725-D102011-07-012016-08-31
Sterling Order Management9.5.XE5725-D102016-05-31 
Sterling Order Management9.4.XE5725-D102015-02-27 
Sterling Order Management9.2.XE5725-D102012-06-05 
Sterling Order Management9.1.xS5725-D102011-06-10 
Sterling Order Management8.X.XO5725-D102011-07-012016-08-31
Sterling Order Management7.X.XO5725-D102011-07-012012-04-30
Sterling Secure Proxy3.4.3S5725-D032016-03-22 
Sterling Secure Proxy3.4.2S5725-D032014-11-18 
Sterling Secure Proxy3.4.1S5725-D032011-07-012016-04-30
Sterling Secure Proxy3.4.0O5725-D032011-07-012016-04-30
Sterling Secure Proxy3.3.XO5725-D032011-07-012016-04-30
Sterling Secure Proxy3.2.XO5725-D032011-07-012013-06-30
Sterling Warehouse Management System9.5.XO5725-D042016-06-142021-09-30
Sterling Warehouse Management System9.4.XO5725-D042015-04-282020-09-30
Sterling Warehouse Management System9.3.XO5725-D042014-05-132019-09-30
Sterling Warehouse Management System9.1.XO5725-D042011-07-012018-04-20
Sterling Warehouse Management System9.0.XO5725-D042011-07-012016-08-31
Sterling Warehouse Management System8.X.XO5725-D042011-07-012016-08-31
Sterling Warehouse Management System7.X.XO5725-D042011-07-012012-04-30
Storage Administration Workbench1.0.xS5697-H612002-05-172005-09-30
Storage Enterprise Resource Planner5.0.0S5724-X552009-05-222012-04-30
StoredIQ7.6.0E5725-M862014-10-24 
StoredIQ eDiscovery7.5.xE2013-11-08 
StoredIQ for Legal2.0.xE5725-W532015-06-12 
StoredIQ Policy7.5.xE2013-11-08 
StoredIQ Suite7.5.xE2013-11-08 
StrongLoop6.0.0O5725-Z132016-02-01 
SVC for XIV6.4.0S5639-SX12012-06-042015-09-30
SVC for XIV6.3.0S5639-SX12011-10-112015-04-30
SVC for XIV6.2.0E5639-SX12011-05-102014-09-30
SVC for XIV6.1.0S5639-SX12010-11-122014-04-30
System/38 Utilities for System i6.1.xS5761-DB12008-03-21 
System i Access Family6.1.xS5761-XW12008-03-212015-09-30
System i Access for Linux6.1.0S5761-XL12008-01-292015-09-30
System i Access for Web6.1.xS5761-XH22008-03-212015-09-30
System i Access for Windows6.1.xS5761-XE12008-03-212015-09-30
System Manager for i7.3.xE5770-SM12016-04-15 
System Manager for i7.2.xS5770-SM12014-05-02 
System Manager for i7.1.0S5770-SM12010-04-232018-04-30
System Manager for i5/OS6.1.xS5761-SM12008-03-21 
System Manager for i5/OS5.4.xS5722-SM12006-02-142013-09-30
System Manager for iSeries5.3.xS5722-SM12004-06-112009-04-30
System Manager for iSeries5.2.xS5722-SM12002-08-302007-04-30
System Manager for iSeries5.1.xS5722-SM12001-05-252005-09-30
Systems Director Management Console SDMC Hardware Appliance6.7.0S5765-MCH2011-05-132015-04-30
Systems Director Management Console SDMC Software Virtual Appliance6.7.0S5765-MCV2011-05-132015-04-30
System Storage Multilevel Grid Access Manager2.1.0S5639-GA22008-12-102014-04-30
System Storage Multilevel Grid Access Manager1.1.0S5639-GA12007-06-012010-09-30
System Storage N series Virtual File Manager Enterprise Edition6.1.0S5639-FE62008-07-112012-09-30
System Storage N series Virtual File Manager Enterprise Edition6.0.0S5639-FE62007-10-262012-09-30
System Storage N series Virtual File Manager Migration Edition6.1.0S5639-FM62008-07-112012-09-30
System Storage N series Virtual File Manager Migration Edition6.0.0S5639-FM62007-10-262012-09-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Appliance Edition3.3.0S5639-PTB2013-02-05 
System Storage ProtecTIER Appliance Edition3.2.0S5639-PTB2012-06-082017-04-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Appliance Edition3.1.0S5639-PTB2011-06-032015-04-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Appliance Edition2.5.0S5639-XXP2010-12-032014-09-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Appliance Edition2.4.0S5639-XXP2010-05-282014-09-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Appliance Edition2.3.0S5639-XXP2009-09-042013-04-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Appliance Edition2.2.0S5639-XXP2009-03-062012-04-27
System Storage ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway for System z1.2.0S5639-FPA2010-09-102016-04-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway for System z1.1.0S5639-FPA2010-02-192013-09-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition3.4.0S5639-PTA2016-03-11 
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition3.3.0S5639-PTA2013-02-05 
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition3.2.0S5639-PTA2012-06-082017-04-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition3.1.0S5639-PTA2011-06-032015-04-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition2.5.0S5639-XXB2010-12-032014-09-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition2.4.0S5639-XXB2010-05-282014-09-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition2.3.0S5639-XXB2009-09-042013-04-30
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition2.2.0S5639-XXB2009-03-062012-04-27
System Storage ProtecTIER Enterprise Edition2.1.0S5639-XXB2008-08-292011-09-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller5.1.xS5639-VC52009-11-062014-04-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller4.3.1S5639-VC42008-11-212012-04-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller4.3.0S5639-VC42008-06-272012-04-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller4.2.1S5639-VC42007-11-162010-09-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller4.2.0S5639-VC42007-06-082010-09-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller4.1.0S5639-VC42006-06-232009-09-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller Entry Edition5.1.0S5639-VW22009-11-062014-04-30
System Storage SAN Volume Controller Entry Edition4.3.1S5639-VW12008-11-212012-04-30

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 (“C”), 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.