Licensed program software withdrawal and support discontinuance: IBM ESSL for OpenPOWER Version 6 - No replacements

IBM Japan Withdrawal Announcement JP22-0129
April 12, 2022

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Support and access discontinuanceSupport and access discontinuanceReplacement informationReplacement information
 Withdrawn parts, features, or programs Withdrawn parts, features, or programs


Overview

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IBM® Engineering and Scientific Subroutine Library (ESSL) for OpenPOWER is being withdrawn. ESSL continues to be available through other program numbers on both the AIX® (5765-EAP) and Linux® (5765-L61) operating systems.



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Support and access discontinuance

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

Program number Program name VRM Discontinuance of support date Discontinuance of media access date
5765-R13 IBM ESSL for OpenPOWER 6.3.x April 30, 2022 April 12, 2022


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Withdrawn parts, features, or programs

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Build-to-order withdrawal

Effective April 12, 2022, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following program licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement:

Program number Program name VRM
5765-R13 IBM ESSL for OpenPOWER 6.3.x

Build-to-order program and feature number withdrawal

Effective April 12, 2022, the following programs and features are withdrawn:

Program number Program and feature name VRM Feature number
5765-R13 IBM ESSL for OpenPOWER License Per Processor 6.x.x V8K7BG

System Program Order (SPO)

SPO program number Program and feature name Feature number
5692-A6P IBM ESSL on OpenPOWER, V6.3.x 2367

Software maintenance programs

Maintenance PID number Description
5771-R13 Software Maintenance 1-year registration + 1-year renewal
5773-R13 Software Maintenance 3-year registration + 3-year renewal
5771-R14 Software Maintenance After License

Program number Feature description Feature number
5771-R13 SW Maintenance 1-Year Registration Per Processor 2351
5771-R13 SW Maintenance 1-Year Renewal Per Processor 2352
Program number Feature description Feature number
5773-R13 SW Maintenance 3-Year Registration Per Processor 1917
5773-R13 SW Maintenance 3-Year Renewal Per Processor 1918

5771-R14 - Software Maintenance After License

Program number Feature description Feature number
5771-R14 SW Maintenance After License Per Processor 2356

Not all feature numbers may have been available.



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Replacement information

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There is no replacement for the withdrawn program.



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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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Technical support is withdrawn effective April 30, 2022. Support extensions are not available.

See the IBM Support website for product support information.

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