Licensed program software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM i 7.3 and miscellaneous products

IBM Europe Withdrawal Announcement ZP22-0373
September 27, 2022

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 Support and access discontinuance Support and access discontinuance Replacement informationReplacement information
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Overview

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IBM® is withdrawing IBM i 7.3 and associated licensed program products along with miscellaneous products from marketing and service.



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Support and access discontinuance

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Licensed program software

Effective on the dates shown, IBM will discontinue support for the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program name VRM Discontinuance of support date Supported releases
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.1.0 September 30, 2023 -
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.2.0 September 30, 2023 -
5761-DB1 System/38 Utilities for System i 6.1.0 September 30, 2023 -
5761-CM1 Communications Utilities for System i 6.1.0 September 30, 2023 -
5770-AMT Rational Application Management Toolset for i 7.2.0 September 30, 2023 -
5770-XH2 IBM i Access for Web 7.2.0 September 30, 2023 -

Effective on the dates shown, IBM will discontinue support for specific releases and modification levels of the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program name VRM Discontinuance of support date Supported releases
5770-SS1 IBM i 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-HAS PowerHA SystemMirror for i 7.2.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5733-CY3 Cryptographic Device Manager 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-BR1 BRMS 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-NLV National Languages for i5/OS 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-PT1 Performance Tools 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-QU1 Query 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-ST1 DB2 Query Mgr and SQL Dev 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-WDS Rational Dev Studio 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5770-XW1 IBM i Access Family 7.3.0 September 30, 2023 7.4 or 7.5
5733-OMF OmniFind Text Search Server for DB2 for i 1.4.0 September 30, 2023 1.5 or 1.6
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.0 September 30, 2023 1.1.5
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.2 September 30, 2023 1.1.5
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.3 September 30, 2023 1.1.5
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.0 September 30, 2023 1.1.5
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.2 September 30, 2023 1.1.5
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.3 September 30, 2023 1.1.5

IBM Developer Kit for Java (5761-JV1 and 5770-JV1)

Effective September 30, 2023, IBM will no longer provide fixes for the following IBM Developer Kit for Java for release 7 options:

  • Option 14 - IBM Technology for Java 7 32-bit
  • Option 15 - IBM Technology for Java 7 64-bit

Clients can move to one of the following IBM Developer Kit for Java options:

  • Option 16 - IBM Technology for Java 8 32-bit
  • Option 17 - IBM Technology for Java 8 64-bit

See the Java on IBM i website for the latest options available at DeveloperWorks for Java.

Integrated Server Support for IBM i (5770-SS1 option 29)

Effective December 23, 2022, IBM will no longer support the Integrated Server Support for IBM i.



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Withdrawn parts, features, or programs

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Build-to-order release withdrawal

Effective on dates shown below, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following Programs numbers licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program name VRM Withdrawal from marketing date
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.1.0 December 23, 2022
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.2.0 December 23, 2022
5761-DB1 System/38 Utilities for System i 6.1.0 December 23, 2022
5761-CM1 Communications Utilities for System i 6.1.0 December 23, 2022
5770-AMT Rational Application Management Toolset for i 7.2.0 December 23, 2022
5770-XH2 IBM i Access for Web 7.2.0 December 23, 2022

Effective on dates shown below, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following releases licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program name VRM Withdrawal from marketing date
5770-SS1 IBM i 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-HAS PowerHA SystemMirror for i 7.2.0 April 28, 2023
5733-CY3 Cryptographic Device Manager 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-BR1 BRMS 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-NLV National Languages for i5/OS 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-PT1 Performance Tools 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-QU1 Query 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-ST1 DB2 Query Mgr and SQL Dev 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-WDS Rational Dev Studio 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5770-XW1 IBM i Access Family 7.3.0 April 28, 2023
5733-OMF OmniFind Text Search Server for DB2 for i 1.4.0 April 28, 2023
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.0 April 28, 2023
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.2 April 28, 2023
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.3 April 28, 2023
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.0 April 28, 2023
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.2 April 28, 2023
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.3 April 28, 2023

Note: Only the specified release level listed above are withdrawn. These programs continue to be available.

Build-to-order program and feature number withdrawal

Effective on the dates shown, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following supply feature numbers licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement for previous releases:

Program number Offering Name VRM Supply feature number Withdrawal from marketing date
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.1.0 5809 December 23, 2022
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.2.0 5819 December 23, 2022
5761-DB1 System/38 Utilities for System i 6.1.0 5819 December 23, 2022
5761-CM1 Communications Utilities for System i 6.1.0 5819 December 23, 2022
5770-AMT Rational Application Management Toolset for i 7.2.0 5819 December 23, 2022

Effective on the dates shown, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following supply feature numbers licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement for 5722-WE2 and 5733-WE3 supply feature numbers for previous releases:

Program number Offering Name e-config feature Description Supply feature number Withdrawal from marketing date
5733-WE3 Web Enablement for i, 1.1.0 Supply (WebSphere Application Server 9.0) 5819 April 28, 2023
5722-WE2 Web Enablement for IBM i, 5.3.0 Supply (WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5) 5912 April 28, 2023
5722-WE2 Web Enablement for IBM i, 5.3.0 Supply (WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5.9) 5912 April 28, 2023

Note: Program numbers 5733-WE3 and 5722-WE2 are still available with other supply features.

Effective on the dates shown, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following supply feature numbers licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement for 5733-AC1 and 5733-AO1 supply feature numbers for previous releases:

Program number Offering Name e-config feature Description Feature number Withdrawal from marketing date
5733-AC1 ARCAD RPG Converter Supply - ARCAD RPG Converter for i 1.1.0 5809 April 28, 2023
5733-AC1 ARCAD RPG Converter Supply - ARCAD RPG Converter for i 1.1.2 5819 April 28, 2023
5733-AC1 ARCAD RPG Converter Supply - ARCAD RPG Converter for i 1.1.3 5829 April 28, 2023

Program number Offering Name e-config feature Description Feature number Withdrawal from marketing date
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer Supply - ARCAD RPG Observer for i 1.1.0 5809 April 28, 2023
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer Supply - ARCAD RPG Observer for i 1.1.2 5819 April 28, 2023
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer Supply - ARCAD RPG Observer for i 1.1.3 5829 April 28, 2023


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Replacement information

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Build-to-order

Withdraw program number Withdraw program name VRM Replacement program number Replacement program name VRM
5770-SS1 IBM i 7.3 5770-SS1 IBM i 7.4 or 7.5
5770-HAS PowerHA SystemMirror for i 7.2 5770-HAS PowerHA SystemMirror for i 7.4 or 7.5
5733-CY3 Cryptographic Device Manager 7.3 5733-CY3 Cryptographic Device Manager 7.4 or 7.5
5770-BR1 BRMS 7.3 5770-BR1 BRMS 7.4 or 7.5
5770-NLV National Languages for i5/OS 7.3 5770-NLV National Languages for i5/OS 7.4 or 7.5
5770-PT1 Performance Tools 7.3 5770-PT1 Performance Tools 7.4 or 7.5
5770-QU1 Query 7.3 5770-QU1 Query 7.4 or 7.5
5770-ST1 DB2 Query Mgr and SQL Dev 7.3 5770-ST1 DB2 Query Mgr and SQL Dev 7.4 or 7.5
5770-WDS Rational Dev Studio 7.3 5770-WDS Rational Dev Studio 7.4 or 7.5
5770-XW1 IBM i Access Family 7.3 5770-XW1 IBM i Access Family 7.4 or 7.5
5733-OMF OmniFind Text Search Server for DB2 for i 1.4 5733-OMF OmniFind Text Search Server for DB2 for i 1.5 or 1.6
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.0 5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.5
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.2 5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.5
5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.3 5733-AC1 ARCAD Converter 1.1.5
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.0 5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.5
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.2 5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.5
5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.3 5733-AO1 ARCAD Observer 1.1.5
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.1.0 See Note 1 - -
5733-XT2 XML Toolkit for i 1.2.0 See Note 1 - -
5770-AMT Rational Application Management Toolset for i 7.2.0 See Note 2 - -
5770-XH2 IBM i Access for Web 7.2.0 See Note 3 - -


Note: 1 Among the replacement products for XML Toolkit for i are IBM Db2 for i support for XML, noxDB, and eXpat. This is not a comprehensive list of replacement products. Other companies may also offer function which replaces XML Toolkit for i.


Note: 2 Among the replacement products for Rational Application Management Toolset for i are IBM Rational Developer for i (5733-RDW) and IBM Rational Development Studio's Application Development Toolset (5770-WDS feature 5103).


Note: 3 Among the replacement products for the browser-based 5250 emulator function of IBM i Access for Web are IBM Host On-Demand and Fusion5250. This is not a comprehensive list of replacement products. Other companies may also offer browser-based 5250 emulator function.

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Order processing

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Orders received on or after the effective date of withdrawal will not be filled. Client requested arrival dates (CRADs), if any, must be prior to the effective date of withdrawal.



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Technical support

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Licensed program technical support

Technical support continues to be available until the end of support date.

See the IBM Support website for product support information.

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