Revised availability: Standard support extended for IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V6.1 through V7.5, IBM Datacap FastDoc Capture V1.0, IBM Datacap Taskmaster 2000, and IBM Datacap Taskmaster Sonoma

IBM United States Software Announcement 211-531
December 13, 2011

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In order to provide additional time for your migration of older IBM® Datacap Taskmaster Capture and IBM Datacap FastDoc Capture releases to a current release, the end-of-support (EOS) date is being changed from March 31, 2012, to April 30, 2013.

For ordering, contact:
Your IBM representative or an IBM Business Partner.  For more
information, contact the Americas Call Centers at
800-IBM-CALL (426-2255).
Reference: YE001

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Not applicable.

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December 13, 2011

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Effective immediately, the end-of-support (EOS) date for the following IBM Taskmaster Capture and IBM Datacap FastDoc Capture releases is being changed from March 31, 2012, to April 30, 2013, to provide you with additional time to migrate to a current release:

IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V6.1.0(5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V6.2.0 (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V6.5.0 (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V7.1.0 (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V7.1.1 (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V7.5.0 (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V7.5.1 (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster 2000 (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Sonoma (5725-C15)
IBM Datacap FastDoc Capture V1.0.0 (5725-C69)

The new EOS dates are available at

Benefits of migration

Migrating to the current release of Taskmaster Capture or FastDoc Capture enables you to take advantage of new product features and helps protect your IBM Datacap Taskmaster software investment. Current releases of Taskmaster Capture and FastDoc Capture are IBM branded products with IBM Standard Support Lifecycle Policies for "5+3" Support - a minimum of five full years of standard support from the date the product release was made generally available by IBM, with the option to get support extensions for at least an additional three years following a products EOS date for an extra charge set by IBM.

Migration assistance

IBM Lab Services is ready to assist with migration of your legacy Datacap Taskmaster Capture or Datacap FastDoc. A typical Taskmaster Capture migration follows software project methodology with design, development, testing, rollout, and post production support including training. The skills and experience of IBM Lab Services with Datacap Taskmaster helps ensure customer satisfaction.

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To order, contact your local IBM representative or your IBM Business Partner.

To identify your local IBM Business Partner or IBM representative, call 800-IBM-4YOU (426-4968). For more information, contact the Americas Call Centers.

Phone:     800-IBM-CALL (426-2255)
Fax:       800-2IBM-FAX (242-6329)

For IBM representative:

For IBM Business Partner:
Mail:      IBM Teleweb Customer Support
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           3500 Steeles Ave. East, Tower 3/4
           Markham, Ontario
           Canada  L3R 2Z1
Reference: YE001

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Note: Shipments will begin after the planned availability date.


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