On 28 Nov 2017, IBM has announced the support withdrawal and support discontinuance for IBM Control Desk 7.5.x (formerly known as SmartCloud Control Desk).
This affects all releases of 7.5.x including (but not limited to) :-
- SCCD 18.104.22.168, SCCD 22.214.171.124, SCCD 126.96.36.199 and SCCD 188.8.131.52
- SCCD 184.108.40.206, SCCD 220.127.116.11, SCCD 18.104.22.168, SCCD 22.214.171.124 and SCCD 126.96.36.199
- ICD 188.8.131.52 and ICD 184.108.40.206
All components that are bundled with IBM Control Desk including Tpae (Maximo) will be supported through 30 Sep 2018. Customer will need to purchase additional Support Extension in order to receive support for version 7.5.x starting from 01 Oct 2018.
Again, the EOS date for SCCD 7.5.x / ICD 7.5.x is on 30 Sep 2018.
The announcement letter can be found here :-
Customer is strongly advised to plan for the upgrade to IBM Control Desk 7.6.0.x as soon as possible in order to experience new features introduced in 7.6.0.x and to put the software in maintainability position. As in Jan 2018, the latest version available is IBM Control Desk 220.127.116.11 running on Tpae 18.104.22.168
If you are not running on IBM Control Desk 7.6.0.x yet, it is time to plan for the upgrade as soon as possible.