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Gentran Product Lifecycle and Product Status Summary

Product lifecycle


The IBM Software Support Lifecycle policy specifies the length of time support will be available for IBM software from when the product is available for purchase to the time the product is no longer supported. The product status summary also contains information for legacy versions.


Go to IBM Software lifecycle for information about supported versions and length of time support will be available for IBM software. You can also view the IBM Software Support Lifecycle Policy.

The attached product status summary PDF file contains a list of the supported and unsupported products for Sterling Gentran. The file includes information about availability dates, supported operating systems and platforms, and dates for end of fix and end of support (sunset).

Products included in the Gentran Product Status Summary file:

  • Sterling Gentran:Server for Unix
  • Sterling Gentran:Server for Microsoft Windows
  • Sterling Gentran:Server for iSeries
  • Sterling Gentran:Basic
  • Sterling Gentran:Realtime
  • Sterling Gentran:Control
  • Sterling Gentran:Plus
  • Sterling Gentran:Structure
  • Sterling Gentran:Viewpoint
  • Sterling Gentran:Director and Gentran:Director Professional

Gentran_EOS Status 042114.pdf

See the Sterling Commerce Translation Products document which provides the Statement of Direction to clarify the differences between Sterling Gentran and IBM Sterling B2B Integrator, and reinforces our commitment to message translation. It also contains information about the future of Sterling Gentran, and our strategy for the translation product line.

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Commerce Sterling Gentran:Director Windows 5.5, 5.4, 5.3.01
Commerce Sterling Gentran:Server for iSeries 3.6, 3.5
Commerce Sterling Gentran:Server for Microsoft Windows Windows 5.3, 5.2
Commerce Sterling Gentran:Server for UNIX AIX, HP-UX, Solaris 6.2, 6.1

Document information

More support for: Sterling Gentran:Basic for zSeries

Software version: 6.5, 6.6

Operating system(s): z/OS

Reference #: 1515061

Modified date: 15 March 2017

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