Lifecycle of IBM products
Use the links to view the appropriate IBM Announcement Letter.
|IBM program number||5724-W20|
|GA - General Availability (*)||2012/09/14|
|GA - Announcement Letter||212-289 |
|EOM - End of Marketing (*)|
|EOM - Announcement Letter|| |
|EOS - End of Support (*)|
|EOS - Announcement Letter|| |
||The latest date that a version/release of the product is available to all users, regardless of language or media. A product version/release is not published on the Lifecycle web site until the GA date.
|End of Support(EOS)
||The last date on which IBM will deliver standard support services for a given version/release of a product.
|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.