End of Support Announcement (EOS) for Maximo 7.1x
EOS Announced for 7.1x
On September 10, 2013, end of support for IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1x and it's corresponding components was announced via IBM Announcement Letter #913-179
Effective April 30, 2015, fixes, patches, and telephone support are no longer provided for Maximo7.1x and its corresponding components and add-ons of the same version. It is encouraged that you plan to upgrade to IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.5 or 7.6.
Information on upgrading from Maximo 7.1x can be found on the Maximo Upgrade Resources page.
Resources are available for upgrade assistance
To further enhance your upgrade experience and planning, we are recommending managed transitions through IBM Global Business Services (GBS) or through your trusted IBM Business Partner that have been trained on the Maximo 7.5 and 7.6 upgrade process. IBM encourages you to contact our Global Business Services organization to receive further information about product upgrade options
Maximo Hosting options are available to streamline the upgrade process
Once you have upgraded, alternatives are available that provide an excellent way to eliminate capital hardware expenditures and the burden on your local IT infrastructure. Maximo Hosting Services provide flexibility and scalability, help maximize long-term ROI, and can enhance performance, availability and security. For additional information on our Hosting Services, please contact Mary Wood at 519-931-7347 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Extended Maintenance is available if you are unable to upgrade at this time
Please note that if you are current on IBM Subscription and Support, and are unable to upgrade before April 30, 2015, you do have the option to purchase an annual Extended Service Contract. To be eligible, clients must show that they are preparing an IBM Maximo upgrade roadmap. Extended service is priced at a premium and only available for two years. For additional details, please visit the Tivoli Extended Support page.