Software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM UrbanCode Release - Replacements available

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 920-038
August 18, 2020

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Support discontinuance

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Effective on the date shown, IBM® will withdraw support for versions and releases of the following program licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program name Version and release Discontinuance of support date
5725-M55 IBM UrbanCode® Release 6.1.x, 6.2.x April 30, 2022


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Withdrawn programs

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Effective on the date shown, IBM will withdraw from marketing part numbers from the following program licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program release name Withdrawal from marketing date
5725-M55 IBM UrbanCode Release 6.1.x and 6.2.x December 18, 2020

IBM UrbanCode Release will no longer be sold as a standalone offering and is now included as part of IBM UrbanCode Velocity. Both products have overlapping capabilities that complement each other and clients can use both products for the price of one. This is a packaging change only. UrbanCode Release is still being developed as a high priority offering.

For additional questions and for those on Fixed Term License contracts, contact your IBM representative.



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Replacement information

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Withdrawn parts Replacement parts
Withdrawn part number description Withdrawn part number Effective withdrawal date Replacement part number description Replacement part number
IBM UrbanCode Release Authorized User Single Install Initial Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1185LL December 18, 2020 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release Authorized User Single Install License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1186LL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Authorized User Single Install License + SW Subscription and Support 12 Months D28BMLL
IBM UrbanCode Release Authorized User Single Install Monthly License D1BTYLL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Authorized User Single Install Monthly License D28BQLL
IBM UrbanCode Release Authorized User Single Install Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal E0IA9LL January 18, 2021 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Authorized User SW Subscription and Support Renewal 12 Months E0R1MLL
IBM UrbanCode Release Authorized User Single Install SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D1187LL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Authorized User Single Install SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D28BNLL
IBM UrbanCode Release Authorized User Single Install Subsequent Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months E0IA8LL January 18, 2021 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z® Authorized User Single Install Initial Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1188LL December 18, 2020 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Authorized User Single Install License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D1189LL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Z Authorized User License + SW Subscription and Support 12 Months D28E6LL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System Z Authorized User Single Install Monthly License D1BU0LL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Z Authorized User Monthly License D28E9LL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Authorized User Single Install Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal E0IABLL January 18, 2021 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Z Authorized User SW Subscription and Support Renewal 12 Months E0R22LL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Authorized User Single Install SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D118ALL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Z Authorized User SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D28E7LL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Authorized User Single Install Subsequent Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months E0IAALL January 18, 2021 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release Floating User Single Install Initial Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D118BLL December 18, 2020 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release Floating User Single Install License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D118CLL December 18, 2020 IBM URBANCODE VELOCITY USER PER FLOATING USER LIC + SW S&S 12 MO D1YIILL
IBM UrbanCode Release Floating User Single Install Monthly License D1BTZLL December 18, 2020 IBM URBANCODE VELOCITY USER PER FLOATING USER MONTHLY LICENSE D1YIHLL
IBM UrbanCode Release Floating User Single Install Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal E0IADLL January 18, 2021 IBM URBANCODE VELOCITY USER PER FLOATING USER ANNUAL SW S&S RNWL E0PDALL
IBM UrbanCode Release Floating User Single Install SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D118DLL December 18, 2020 IBM URBANCODE VELOCITY USER PER FLOATING USER SW S&S REINSTATE 12 MO D1YIJLL
IBM UrbanCode Release Floating User Single Install Subsequent Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months E0IACLL January 18, 2021 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Floating User Single Install Initial Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D118FLL December 18, 2020 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Floating User Single Install License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D118GLL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity User per Floating User for Linux® for IBM Z® License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D20QALL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System Z Floating User Single Install Monthly License D1BU1LL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity for Z Authorized User Monthly License D28E9LL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Floating User Single Install Annual SW Subscription & Support Renewal E0IAFLL January 18, 2021 IBM UrbanCode Velocity User per Floating User for Linux for IBM Z Monthly License D20QHLL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Floating User Single Install SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D118HLL December 18, 2020 IBM UrbanCode Velocity User per Floating User for Linux for IBM Z SW Subscription & Support Reinstatement 12 Months D20QBLL
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Floating User Single Install Subsequent Fixed Term License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months E0IAELL January 18, 2021 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release Floating User Single Install from Authorized User Single Install Trade Up License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D118ELL December 18, 2020 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release for System z Floating User Single Install from Authorized User Single Install for System z Trade Up License + SW Subscription & Support 12 Months D118ILL December 18, 2020 No replacement  

Effective on December 18, 2020, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following part numbers:

Withdrawn parts Replacement parts
Withdrawn part number description Withdrawn part number Effective withdrawal date Replacement part number description Replacement part number
IBM UrbanCode Release Version 6.1.0 for Multiplatforms Multilingual Media Pack BT017ML December 18, 2020 No replacement  
IBM UrbanCode Release Version 6.1.1 for Multiplatforms Multilingual Media Pack BT01GML December 18, 2020 No replacement  


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Order processing

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Orders received on or after the effective date of withdrawal will not be filled.



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Reference information

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For more information about IBM UrbanCode Release, see Software Announcement 220-273, dated June 16, 2020.



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Technical support

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Remote technical support is provided as defined by the International Passport Advantage® Agreement.

See the IBM Support website for program support information.

Trademarks

IBM, UrbanCode, System z, IBM Z and Passport Advantage are registered trademarks of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

The registered trademark Linux® is used pursuant to a sublicense from the Linux Foundation, the exclusive licensee of Linus Torvalds, owner of the mark on a world­wide basis.

Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

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