Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM DataPower X2 Appliance and IBM MQ M2002 Appliance parts - No entitled replacements

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 922-093
July 12, 2022

Table of contents
 Support and access discontinuance Support and access discontinuance Replacement informationReplacement information
 Withdrawn parts, features, or programs Withdrawn parts, features, or programs


Support and access discontinuance

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Licensed program software

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

Program number Program name VRM Discontinuance of support date
5737-F90 IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance All September 30, 2027
5737-F91 Software Options for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance All September 30, 2027
5737-H47 IBM MQ Appliance M2002 Appliance All September 30, 2027

Downloadable or recorded media will remain available to clients of record as follows:

Program number Program name Discontinuance of media availability date
5737-F90 IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance September 17, 2027
5737-F91 Software Options for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance September 17, 2027
5737-H47 IBM MQ Appliance M2002 Appliance September 17, 2027


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Withdrawn parts, features, or programs

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Build-to-plan licensed program select part number withdrawal

Effective on the dates shown, IBM will withdraw from marketing select part numbers from the following programs as licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement.

Only select part numbers are being withdrawn. These programs remain available and supported.

The following part numbers are withdrawn without entitled replacement:

IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance (5737-F90)

Part description Part number Effective date of withdrawal
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D1WHSLL November 9, 2022
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WHTLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WHULL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance Appliance Install Initial Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WHVLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D1WHWLL November 9, 2022
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WHXLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WHYLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WHZLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D1WI0LL November 9, 2022
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WI1LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WI2LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card Appliance Install Initial Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WI3LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D1WI4LL November 9, 2022
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WI5LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WI6LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D1WI7LL April 21, 2026
Long reach optical tranceiver for DataPower Appliances X2 Appliance Install Appliance Related Hardware D1WI8LL April 21, 2026
Long reach optical tranceiver for DataPower Appliances X2 Linux on IBM z Systems Appliance Install Appliance Related Hardware D1WI9LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance On-site Hardware Service Assistance per Appliance Install Initial Hardware Designated Service 3 Days D29BZLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance On-site Hardware Service Assistance per Appliance Install Initial Hardware Designated Service 5 Days D29C1LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal 12 Months E0P4VLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P4WLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P4XLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance IBM Z Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal 12 Months E0P4YLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P4ZLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P50LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal 12 Months E0P51LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P52LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P53LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card IBM Z Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal 12 Months E0P54LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P55LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance With HSM card IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Media Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0P56LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance On-site Hardware Service Assistance per Appliance Install Subsequent Hardware Designated Service 3 Days E0R8GLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance On-site Hardware Service Assistance per Appliance Install Subsequent Hardware Designated Service 5 Days E0R8ILL April 21, 2026

Software Options for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Appliance (5737-F91)

Part description Part number Effective date of withdrawal
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application Optimization Module Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WLWLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application Optimization Module Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WLXLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application Optimization Module IBM Z Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WM4LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application Optimization Module IBM Z Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WM5LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 B2B Module Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WM6LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 B2B Module Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WM7LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 B2B Module for IBM Z Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WM8LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 B2B Module IBM Z Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WM9LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Integration Module Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WMCLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Integration Module Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WMDLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Integration Module for IBM Z Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WMELL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Integration Module for IBM Z Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WMFLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 TIBCO EMS Module Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WMILL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 TIBCO EMS Module Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WMJLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 TIBCO EMS Module IBM Z Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WMKLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 TIBCO EMS Module IBM Z Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WMLLL April 21, 2026
Isolated Tenant Module Additional Tenant for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WMMLL April 21, 2026
Isolated Tenant Module Additional Tenant for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WMNLL April 21, 2026
Isolated Tenant Module Additional Tenant for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 IBM Z Application instance License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1WMPLL April 21, 2026
Isolated Tenant Module Additional Tenant for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 IBM Z Application instance SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1WMQLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application Optimization Module Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P5VLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application Optimization Module IBM Z Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P5ZLL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 B2B Module Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P60LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 B2B Module IBM Z Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P61LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Integration Module Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P63LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Integration Module IBM Z Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P64LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 TIBCO EMS Module Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P66LL April 21, 2026
IBM DataPower Gateway X2 TIBCO EMS Module IBM Z Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P67LL April 21, 2026
Isolated Tenant Module Additional Tenant for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P68LL April 21, 2026
Isolated Tenant Module Additional Tenant for IBM DataPower Gateway X2 IBM Z Application instance Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0P69LL April 21, 2026

IBM MQ M2002 Appliance (5737-H47)

Part description Part number Effective date of withdrawal
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D1XEWLL November 9, 2022
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1XEXLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D1XEYLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A Appliance Install Initial Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D1XEZLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D1XF0LL November 9, 2022
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1XF1LL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D1XFALL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Appliance Install Initial Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D1XFBLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Additional Capacity Install License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1XFCLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Additional Capacity Install SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1XFDLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance Appliance Install Initial Hardware Designated Service 3 Days D29A6LL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance Appliance Install Initial Hardware Designated Service 5 Days D29A7LL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A for IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D29QHLL November 9, 2022
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A for IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D29QILL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A for IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D29QJLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A for IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D29QKLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B for IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance + Subscription and Support 12 Months D29QLLL November 9, 2022
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B for IBM Z Appliance Install Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Reinstatement 12 Months D29QMLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B for IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months D29QNLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B for IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months D29QPLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Additional Capacity for IBM Z Install License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D29QQLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Additional Capacity for IBM Z Install SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D29QRLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance for IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Hardware Designated Service 3 Days D29QSLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance for IBM Z Appliance Install Initial Hardware Designated Service 5 Days D29QTLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal E0PBMLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0PBNLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0PBPLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal E0PBQLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0PBRLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0PBSLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Additional Capacity Install Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal 12 Months E0PBTLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance Appliance Install Subsequent Hardware Designated Service 3 Days E0R7YLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance Appliance Install Subsequent Hardware Designated Service 5 Days E0R7ZLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A for IBM Z Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal E0RCVLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A for IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0RCWLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002A for IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0RCXLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B for IBM Z Appliance Install Annual Appliance Maintenance + Subscription and Support Renewal E0RCYLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B for IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Business Critical Service Upgrade 12 Months E0RCZLL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B for IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Appliance Hard Drive Retention Service Upgrade 12 Months E0RD0LL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002B Additional Capacity for IBM Z Install Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal E0RD1LL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance for IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Hardware Designated Service 3 Days E0RD2LL April 21, 2026
IBM MQ Appliance M2002 On-site Hardware Service Assistance for IBM Z Appliance Install Subsequent Hardware Designated Service 5 Days E0RD3LL April 21, 2026


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Replacement information

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Build-to-plan

There are no entitled replacements for the part numbers withdrawn from the following programs in this announcement:

  • DataPower X2 Appliance
  • Software Options for DataPower X2 Appliance
  • MQ M2002 Appliance

For recommended replacement information regarding DataPower X2 Applicance and Software Options for DataPower X2 Appliance, see Software Announcement 222-111, dated April 19, 2022.

For recommended replacement information regarding MQ M2002 Appliance, see Software Announcement 222-212, dated July 12, 2022.



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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 September 30, 2027.

Support extensions are not available.

See the IBM® Support website for product support information.

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