Software support discontinuance: IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management 7.0.0 and IBM Engineering Systems Design Rhapsody 8.4.0 - Replacements available

IBM Canada Withdrawal Announcement A22-0418
June 14, 2022

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Support and access discontinuance

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

Program number Program name VRM Discontinuance of support date Supported releases
5725-F21 IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management Base 7.0.0 October 31, 2022 7.0.2
5724-V04 IBM Engineering Workflow Management 7.0.0 October 31, 2022 7.0.2
5724-V10 IBM Engineering Test Management 7.0.0 October 31, 2022 7.0.2
5724-W87 IBM Engineering Requirements Management - DOORS® Next 7.0.0 October 31, 2022 7.0.2
5724-X79 IBM Engineering Lifecycle Optimization - Publishing 7.0.0 October 31, 2022 7.0.2
5725-H85 IBM Engineering Lifecycle Optimization - Engineering Insights 7.0.0 October 31, 2022 7.0.2
5724-X70 IBM Engineering Systems Design Rhapsody® 1 8.4.0 October 31, 2022 9.0.1

1Note: This product includes components called IBM Engineering Systems Design Rhapsody - Model Manager 6.0.6 and IBM Engineering Systems Design Rhapsody - Design Manager 6.0.6.

The downloadable media for these releases will remain available until October 31, 2022.



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Statement of general direction

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IBM intends to announce end of support effective September 30, 2023, for the following:

Program number Program name VRM
5725-F21 IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management Base 7.0.1
5724-V04 IBM Engineering Workflow Management 7.0.1
5724-V10 IBM Engineering Test Management 7.0.1
5724-W87 IBM Engineering Requirements Management - DOORS Next 7.0.1
5724-X79 IBM Engineering Lifecycle Optimization - Publishing 7.0.1
5725-H85 IBM Engineering Lifecycle Optimization - Engineering Insights 7.0.1
5724-X70 IBM Engineering Systems Design Rhapsody 9.0.0

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Technical support

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Technical support continues to be available until October 31, 2022. Support extensions are available.

See the IBM Support website for product support information.

Trade-marks

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