Software withdrawal: Select IBM Z platform programs - Some replacements available

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 922-053
June 7, 2022

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Effective on the dates shown, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the following licensed under the IBM Customer Agreement.



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Withdrawn programs

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IPLA programs: Versions to be withdrawn

Versions to be withdrawn September 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS® 6.3.x 5655-TY6
IBM SDK for Node.js - z/OS 14.x.x 5655-NOD
IBM Z® Service Management Suite 1.x.x 5698-AAF

Version to be withdrawn October 3, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Z Workload Scheduler 9.5.x 5698-T08

Versions to be withdrawn December 12, 2022

Program name Version Program number
IBM Db2® Administration Tool for z/OS 12.1.0 5655-DT2
IBM Db2 Query Management Facility for z/OS 12.2.0 5697-QM2

Versions to be withdrawn June 12, 2023:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Db2 12 for z/OS Value Unit Edition 12.1.0 5770-AF3
IBM Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS 12.1.0 5770-AF4

Versions to be withdrawn January 29, 2024:

Program name Version Program number
IBM 31-bit SDK for z/OS, Java™ Technology Edition 8.0.0 5655-DGG
IBM 64-bit SDK for z/OS, Java Technology Edition 8.0.0 5655-DGH

IPLA programs: Releases withdrawn since the last announcement

Release to be withdrawn September 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM® and Linux® 2.1.0 5698-K01

Release to be withdrawn September 12, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Multi-site Workload Lifeline 2.0.0 5655-UM4

IPLA programs: Releases to be withdrawn

Note: A modification level number indicates that only that particular modification level is being withdrawn (for example, 6.2. 0 ). If present, the variable x indicates all modification levels are being withdrawn (for example 6.2. x ).

Releases to be withdrawn June 13, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Cloud® Infrastructure Center 1.1.4 5635-015
IBM Cloud Infrastructure Center 1.1.4 5635-017

Releases to be withdrawn September 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS 2.1.x 5697-AB2
IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS Trial 2.1.x 5697-TR2
IBM Db2 AI for z/OS 1.4.x 5698-CGN
IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS 6.3.x 5697-V61
IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS 9.0.x, 9.1.x 5655-AV9
IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS Value Unit Edition 9.0.x, 9.1.x 5655-AV1
IBM MQ for z/OS Value Unit Edition 9.0.x, 9.1.x 5655-VU9
IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go 1.16.0 5655-GOZ
IBM Z Multi-Factor Authentication 2.1.0 5655-MA1
IBM Z Service Automation Suite 1.3.x 5698-SA1
IBM Z Service Management Suite 2.1.x 5698-014
IBM Z System Automation 4.2.x 5698-SA4

Releases to be withdrawn September 12, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Advanced Analytics for z/OS 1.1.0 5697-AA1
IBM Tivoli® OMEGAMON® XE for Db2 Performance Expert 5.4.0 5655-W37
IBM z/OS Provisioning Toolkit 1.0.0 5655-CI1

Release to be withdrawn November 7, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Sterling® Transformation Extender for z/OS 10.0.x 5655-RA1

Releases to be withdrawn December 26, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM CICS® Transaction Server for z/OS Developer Trial 5.5.0 5655-Y30
IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS Value Unit Edition 5.5.0 5722-DFJ

Release to be withdrawn September 4, 2023:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Operational Decision Manager for z/OS 8.10.x 5655-Y31

ICA programs: Versions to be withdrawn

Versions to be withdrawn December 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM AFP Font Collection for VSE 2.1.x 5648-B33
IBM CCCA for VSE 2.1.x 5686-A07
IBM Print Services Facility/VSE 2.2.1 5686-040

Version to be withdrawn June 12, 2023:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Db2 12 for z/OS 12.1.0 5650-DB2®

ICA programs: Releases to be withdrawn

Releases to be withdrawn September 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM ACF/VTAM® Client/Server 4.2.0 5686-065 (See Note below)
IBM ACF/VTAM InterEnterprise 4.2.0 5686-065 (See Note below)
IBM ACF/VTAM MultiDomain 4.2.0 5686-065 (See Note below)
IBM CICS TS for z/VSE® 2.2.0 5655-VSE
IBM Content Manager for z/OS 8.6.0 5697-H60
IBM DLI/VSE 1.12.1 5746-XX1
IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS 6.3.x 5655-EC6
IBM High Level Assembler (HLASM) for z/VSE 1.6.0 5696-234
IBM IPv6/VSE 1.3.0 5686-BS1
IBM MQ for z/OS 9.0.x, 9.1.x 5655-MQ9
IBM TCP/IP for z/VSE 2.2.0 5686-CS1
IBM z/VSE 6.2.0 5686-VS6

Note 5686-065: All program names associated with 5686-065 are associated only with z/VSE and do not affect any other products (such as z/VM).

Releases to be withdrawn December 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM C for VSE/ESA 1.1.0 5686-A01
IBM CICS VSAM Recovery VSE/ESA (CICSVR) 1.2.0 5686-011
IBM COBOL for VSE/ESA 1.1.0 5686-068
IBM DB2 Server for VSE 7.5.0 5697-F42
IBM DB2 Server for VSE Client Edition 7.5.0 5697-F42
IBM Debug Tool for VSE/ESA 1.1.1 5686-A02
IBM DOS/VS RPG II 1.3.0 5746-RG1
IBM GDDM-IMD (for VSE only) 2.1.3 5668-801
IBM GDDM-IVU (for VSE only) 1.1.3 5668-723
IBM GDDM-PGF (for VSE only) 2.1.3 5668-812
IBM GDDM/VSE 3.2.0 5686-057
IBM OS VS RPG II 1.1.0 5740-RG1
IBM PL/I for VSE/ESA 1.1.0 5686-069
IBM SDF II VSE 1.6.0 5746-XXT
IBM VSE/ACLR 1.2.1 5746-XE7

Release to be withdrawn December 26, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS 5.5.0 5655-Y04

ICA programs: Features to be withdrawn

Features to be withdrawn September 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM ACF/VTAM APPC feature 4.2.0 5686-065 (See Note below)
IBM ACF/VTAM for VM feature 4.2.0 5686-065 (See Note below)
IBM ACF/VTAM V4 VM Functions 4.2.0 5686-065 (See Note below)
IBM Encryption Facility for z/VSE 1.6.0 5686-VS6
IBM TCP/IP for z/VSE GPS feature 2.2.0 5686-CS1

Features to be withdrawn December 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM DB2 Server for VSE Control Center 7.3.0 5697-F42
IBM DB2 Server for VSE Data Restore 7.3.0 5697-F42
IBM Document Composition Facility, VSE feature 4.1.x 5748-XX9
IBM Document Library Facility, VSE feature 1.3.0 5748-XXE
IBM High Level Assembler Toolkit Feature (for VSE only) 1.6.0 5696-234
IBM Overlay Generation Language/370, VSE feature 1.1.0 5688-191
IBM Page Printer Formatting Aid/370, VSE feature 1.1.0 5688-190
IBM z/VSE z/VM IP Assist (VIA®) - -

Note 5686-065: All program names associated with 5686-065 are associated only with z/VSE and do not affect any other products (such as z/VM).

International Agreement for Acquisition of Software Maintenance (IAASM) Subscription and Support (S&S) products: Versions withdrawn since the last announcement

Versions to be withdrawn July 9, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM OMEGAMON for z/OS Management Suite S&S 1.1.0 5698-Z06
IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON for z/OS Management Suite S&S 1.1.0 5698-Z06
IBM OMEGAMON Performance Management Suite for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5698-AA9
IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON Performance Management Suite for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5698-AA9

International Agreement for Acquisition of Software Maintenance (IAASM) Subscription and Support (S&S) products: Versions to be withdrawn

Version to be withdrawn September 5, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Z Service Management Suite S&S 1.1.0 5698-AAG

Version to be withdrawn November 7, 2022:

Program name Version Program number
IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS S&S 1.1.0 5655-BUY


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Replacement program information

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Withdrawn program number Withdrawn program name Replacement program number Replacement program name
5655-TY6 IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS, 6.3.x None None
5655-NOD IBM SDK for Node.js - z/OS, 14.x.x 5655-NOE IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Node.js, 16.0 1
5698-AAF IBM Z Service Management Suite, 1.x.x 5698-014 IBM Z Service Management Suite, 2.2.0 2
5698-T08 IBM Z Workload Scheduler, 9.5.x 5698-T09 IBM Z Workload Scheduler, 10.1.0 3
5655-DT2 IBM Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS, 12.1.0 5698-AT3 IBM Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS, 13.1.0 4
5697-QM2 IBM Db2 Query Management Facility for z/OS, 12.2.0 5698-QMF IBM Db2 Query Management Facility for z/OS, 13.1.0 4
5770-AF3 IBM Db2 12 for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 12.1.0 5698-DBV IBM Db2 13 for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 13.1.0 5
5770-AF4 IBM Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS, 12.1.0 5698-DUT IBM Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS, 13.1.0 4
5655-DGG IBM 31-bit SDK for z/OS, Java Technology Edition, 8.0.0 5655-DGJ IBM Semeru Runtime Certified Edition for z/OS, 11.0.0 6
5655-DGH IBM 64-bit SDK for z/OS, Java Technology Edition, 8.0.0 5655-DGJ IBM Semeru Runtime Certified Edition for z/OS, 11.0.0 6
5698-K01 IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux, 2.1.0 5698-K01 IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux, 2.2.0 7
5655-UM4 IBM Multi-site Workload Lifeline, 2.0.0 5655-UM4 IBM Multi-site Workload Lifeline, 2.5.0 8
5635-015 IBM Cloud Infrastructure Center, 1.1.4 5635-015 IBM Cloud Infrastructure Center, 1.1.5 9
5635-017 IBM Cloud Infrastructure Center, 1.1.4 5635-017 IBM Cloud Infrastructure Center, 1.1.5 9
5697-AB2 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS, 2.1.x 5697-AB2 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS, 2.2.0 10
5697-TR2 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS Trial, 2.1.x 5697-TR2 IBM Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS Trial, 2.2.0 10
5698-CGN IBM Db2 AI for z/OS, 1.4.x 5698-CGN IBM Db2 AI for z/OS, 1.5.0 5
5697-V61 IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS, 6.3.x 5697-V61 IBM Enterprise COBOL Value Unit Edition for z/OS, 6.4.0 11
5655-AV9 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS, 9.0.x and 9.1.x 5655-AV9 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS, 9.2 12
5655-AV1 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 9.0.x and 9.1.x 5655-AV1 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 9.2 12
5655-VU9 IBM MQ Advanced for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 9.0.x and 9.1.x 5655-VU9 IBM MQ for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 9.2 12
5655-GOZ IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go, 1.16.0 5655-GOZ IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go, 1.17 13
5655-MA1 IBM Z Multi-Factor Authentication, 2.1.0 5655-MA1 IBM Z Multi-Factor Authentication, 2.2.0 14
5698-SA1 IBM Z Service Automation Suite, 1.3.x 5698-SA1 IBM Z Service Automation Suite, 1.4.0 2
5698-014 IBM Z Service Management Suite, 2.1.x 5698-014 IBM Z Service Management Suite, 2.2.0 2
5698-SA4 IBM Z System Automation, 4.2.x 5698-SA4 IBM Z System Automation, 4.3.0 2
5697-AA1 IBM Advanced Analytics for z/OS, 1.1.0 5697-AA1 IBM Advanced Analytics for z/OS, 1.2.0 15
5655-W37 IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert, 5.4.0 5655-W37 IBM OMEGAMON for Db2 Performance Expert on z/OS, 5.5.0 4
5655-CI1 IBM z/OS Provisioning Toolkit, 1.0.0 5655-CI1 IBM z/OS Provisioning Toolkit, 1.1.0 16
5655-RA1 IBM Sterling Transformation Extender for z/OS, 10.0.x 5655-RA1 IBM Sterling Transformation Extender for z/OS, 10.1.1 17
5655-Y30 IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS Developer Trial, 5.5.0 5655-YV1 IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS Developer Trial, 6.1.0 18
5722-DFJ IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 5.5.0 5722-DV1 IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS Value Unit Edition, 6.1.0 18
5655-Y31 IBM Operational Decision Manager for z/OS, 8.10.x 5655-Y31 IBM Operational Decision Manager for z/OS, 8.11.x 19
5648-B33 IBM AFP Font Collection for VSE, 2.1.x None None
5686-A07 IBM CCCA for VSE, 2.1.x None None
5686-040 IBM Print Services Facility/VSE, 2.2.1 None None
5650-DB2 IBM Db2 12 for z/OS, 12.1.0 5698-DB2 IBM Db2 13 for z/OS, 13.1.0 20
5686-065 IBM ACF/VTAM Client/Server, 4.2.0 (*) See below 21 st Century Software VCDD for VSE n
5686-065 IBM ACF/VTAM InterEnterprise, 4.2.0 (*) See below 21 st Century Software VCDD for VSE n
5686-065 IBM ACF/VTAM MultiDomain, 4.2.0 (*) See below 21 st Century Software VCDD for VSE n
5655-VSE IBM CICS TS for z/VSE, 2.2.0 (*) See below 21 st Century Software OLTP for VSE n
5697-H60 IBM Content Manager for z/OS, 8.6.0 5697-H60 IBM Content Manager for z/OS, 8.7.0 21
5746-XX1 IBM DLI/VSE, 1.12.1 (*) See below 21 st Century Software HDB for VSE n
5655-EC6 IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS, 6.3.x 5655-EC6 IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS, 6.4.0 22
5696-234 IBM High Level Assembler (HLASM) for z/VSE, 1.6.0 (*) See below 21st Century Software HLASM for VSE n
5686-BS1 IBM IPv6/VSE, 1.3.0 (*) See below 21 st Century Software IPv6/VSE
5655-MQ9 IBM MQ for z/OS, 9.0.x and 9.1.x 5655-MQ9 IBM MQ for z/OS, 9.2 23
5686-CS1 IBM TCP/IP for z/VSE, 2.2.0 (*) See below 21 st Century Software TCP/IP for VSE n
5686-VS6 IBM z/VSE, 6.2.0 (*) See below 21 st Century Software VSE n
5686-A01 IBM C for VSE/ESA, 1.1.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5686-011 IBM CICS VSAM Recovery VSE/ESA (CICSVR), 1.2.0 None None
5686-068 IBM COBOL for VSE/ESA, 1.1.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5697-F42 IBM DB2 Server for VSE, 7.5.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5697-F42 IBM DB2 Server for VSE Client Edition, 7.5.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5686-A02 IBM Debug Tool for VSE/ESA, 1.1.1 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5746-RG1 IBM DOS/VS RPG II, 1.3.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5668-801 IBM GDDM-IMD (for VSE only), 2.1.3 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5668-723 IBM GDDM-IVU (for VSE only), 1.1.3 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5668-812 IBM GDDM-PGF (for VSE only), 2.1.3 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5686-057 IBM GDDM/VSE, 3.2.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5740-RG1 IBM OS VS RPG II, 1.1.0 None None
5686-069 IBM PL/I for VSE/ESA, 1.1.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5746-XXT IBM SDF II VSE, 1.6.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5746-XE7 IBM VSE/ACLR, 1.2.1 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5655-Y04 IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS, 5.5.0 5655-YA1 IBM CICS Transaction Server for z/OS, 6.1.0 18
5686-065 IBM ACF/VTAM APPC Feature, 4.2.0 None None
5686-065 IBM ACF/VTAM for VM feature, 4.2.0 None None
5686-065 IBM ACF/VTAM V4 VM Functions, 4.2.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5686-VS6 IBM Encryption Facility for z/VSE, 1.6.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5686-CS1 IBM TCP/IP for z/VSE GPS feature, 2.2.0 (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5697-F42 IBM DB2 Server for VSE Control Center, 7.3.0 None None
5697-F42 IBM DB2 Server for VSE Data Restore, 7.3.0 None None
5748-XX9 IBM Document Composition Facility, VSE feature, 4.1.x None None
5748-XXE IBM Document Library Facility, VSE feature, 1.3.0 None None
5696-234 IBM High Level Assembler Toolkit Feature (for VSE only) (*) See below Contact 21 st Century Software (*)
5688-191 IBM Overlay Generation Language/370, VSE feature, 1.1.0 None None
5688-190 IBM Page Printer Formatting Aid/370, VSE feature, 1.1.0 None None
- IBM z/VSE z/VM IP Assist (VIA)    
5698-Z06 IBM OMEGAMON for z/OS Management Suite S&S, 1.1.0 See Note below See Note below
5698-Z06 IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON for z/OS Management Suite S&S, 1.1.0 See Note below See Note below
5698-AA9 IBM OMEGAMON Performance Management Suite for z/OS S&S, 1.1.0 See Note below See Note below
5698-AA9 IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON Performance Management Suite for z/OS S&S, 1.1.0 See Note below See Note below
5698-AAG IBM Z Service Management Suite S&S, 1.1.0 5698-015 IBM Z Service Management Suite S&S, 1.1.0 2
5655-BUY IBM Enterprise COBOL Developer Trial for z/OS S&S, 1.1.0 None None

(*) For more information, see 21 st Century software.

Note 5698-Z06: There are no direct replacement offerings for 5698-TOM or 5698-Z06. IBM Z Monitoring Suite, 1.2 (5698-B66 and S&S 5698-B67) are available as an alternate, which includes additional capabilities delivering wider collaboration through IBM Service Management Unite and IBM Z ChatOps, also introducing IBM Z OMEGAMON Data Provider enabling wider integration with open platforms. Contact your IBM representative for more details and options to purchase.

Note 5698-AA9: There are no direct replacement offerings for the 5698-AA8 or 5698-AA9. IBM Z Monitoring Suite, 1.2 (5698-B66 and S&S 5698-B67) are available as an alternate, which includes additional capabilities delivering wider collaboration through IBM Service Management Unite and IBM Z ChatOps, also introducing IBM Z OMEGAMON Data Provider enabling wider integration with open platforms. Contact your IBM representative for more details and options to purchase.

See the following announcements for replacement details:

  • 1 Software Announcement 221-384, dated December 7, 2021
  • 2 Software Announcement 222-023, dated February 22, 2022
  • 3 Software Announcement 222-006, dated March 1, 2022
  • 4 Software Announcement 222-121, dated April 5, 2022
  • 5 Software Announcement 222-061, dated April 5, 2022
  • 6 Software Announcement 221-336, dated November 2, 2021
  • 7 Software Announcement 222-021, dated April 26, 2022
  • 8 Software Announcement 214-446, dated November 25, 2014
  • 9 Software Announcement 222-119, dated March 1, 2022
  • 10 Software Announcement 222-108, dated April 5, 2022
  • 11 Software Announcement 222-143, dated April 5, 2022
  • 12 Software Announcement 220-239, dated July 21, 2020
  • 13 Software Announcement 221-370, dated November 30, 2021
  • 14 Software Announcement 222-004, dated January 18, 2022
  • 15 Software Announcement 219-483, dated October 15, 2019
  • 16 Software Announcement 218-025, dated January 9, 2018
  • 17 Software Announcement 221-375, dated November 30, 2021
  • 18 Software Announcement 222-092, dated April 5, 2022
  • 19 Software Announcement 222-028, dated January 11, 2022
  • 20 Software Announcement 222-003, dated April 5, 2022
  • 21 Software Announcement 222-213, dated May 24, 2022
  • 22 Software Announcement 222-114, dated April 5, 2022
  • 23 Software Announcement 220-240, dated July 21, 2020

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