Documentation resources important to consult before you upgrade:
- The Systems Management Planning web page: https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/668131 provides links to various planning tools and information.
- The IBM® i mapping web page: lists operating system support by model.
- On the Planning web page https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/668155, select Upgrade Planning and then Future Software/Hardware. Follow the link to Software for advanced planning information including BOSS option, LPP and LPP option availability changes.. Check this information and use it to plan future solutions for enhancements, upgrades, or migrations.