There is a choice for "WebSphere Portal End of Support Products" in the list of product support pages on the IBM Support site. What is this option and what products are covered on this page?
The WebSphere Portal End of Support Products page contains technical support content for legacy versions of WebSphere Portal products that are no longer sold or supported. This content, which is no longer maintained or updated, is provided as an "as-is" self-help option for those customers using legacy versions of WebSphere Portal.
The IBM Software Support Lifecycle site covers the entire lifecycle of IBM software, from when the product is available for purchase to the time it is no longer supported. Using the information on this site, customers can effectively plan their software investment, without any breaks in support.
New versions of WebSphere Portal software offer both updated features and defect fixes and are updated for use on newer operating systems. Customers with Passport Advantage Software Customers with Passport Advantage Software Subscription and Support can download available product upgrades from Passport Advantage. New purchases of current software versions are available from the IBM Software on-line catalog.