Software lifecycle

Cognos Business Intelligence 8.4.1 (and 4 others)


Announcement letter dates are US only. Information for other country announcements is available on the IBM Offering Information page.



Cognos Business Intelligence

Version
8.4.1
PID
5724-W12
License type
IPLA

Lifecycle dates, announcement letters and other information

GA
08-Dec-2009
EOM
25-Sep-2012
EOS
30-Sep-2013
Lifecycle policy
Standard

Comment

For more information, go to http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21612166

Last updated: 22-Jan-2016.


Cognos Business Intelligence

Version
10.2.x
PID
5724-W12
License type
IPLA

Lifecycle dates, announcement letters and other information

GA
14-Sep-2012, 212-289
EOM
30-Nov-2017, 916-117
EOS
30-Apr-2018, 916-117
Lifecycle policy
Other

Comment

Service extensions, providing fixes, patches and code corrections where necessary, together with continued access to the global support team you are working with today, are available at additional cost for up to 3 years beyond the end of support date. Note that such extensions will not cover IBM Cognos Metric Designer or IBM Cognos Metric Studio. Please contact your IBM representative or reseller for details. Beyond the published end of support date IBM will also offer Continuing Support for Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.x. This will provide you with continued access to the same knowledgeable global support team you are working with today but without the fixes, patches and code corrections available in a service extension. Please see the link below for further details.

Last updated: 22-Nov-2017.


Cognos Business Intelligence

Version
10.1.x
PID
5724-W12
License type
IPLA

Lifecycle dates, announcement letters and other information

GA
09-Nov-2010, 210-348
EOM
30-Apr-2016, 915-092
EOS
30-Apr-2016, 915-092
Lifecycle policy
Enhanced

Last updated: 19-Sep-2016.


Cognos Business Intelligence for z/OS

Version
8.4.1
PID
5655-U99
License type
IPLA

Lifecycle dates, announcement letters and other information

GA
09-Sep-2011, 211-046
EOM
11-Mar-2013, 913-010
EOS
30-Sep-2014, 913-010
Lifecycle policy
Standard

Last updated: 17-Sep-2014.


Cognos Business Intelligence for z/OS

Version
10.2.x
PID
5655-Y26
License type
IPLA

Lifecycle dates, announcement letters and other information

GA
19-Oct-2012, 212-359
EOM
30-Apr-2018, 916-121
EOS
30-Apr-2018, 916-121
Lifecycle policy
Other

Comment

Full maintenance support extensions, providing fixes, patches and code corrections where necessary, together with continued access to our support analysts who will attempt to answer your questions, triage problems and suggest possible workarounds, are available at additional cost for up to 3 years beyond the published end of support date, i.e. until no later than 30 April 2021. Note that such support extensions will not cover the IBM Cognos Metric Designer or IBM Cognos Metric Studio components. Please contact your IBM representative or reseller for details.

Last updated: 01-May-2017.

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End of Marketing (EOM)
The effective date on which a part number ceases to be included as active and can no longer be ordered in standard price lists.

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