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Lifecycle dates for the Appliance Hardware Machine Types (M/T): 9235, 4195, 7199, 7198, 2426, 8436, 8441



This document provides information on the Lifecycle dates for the Hardware Machine Types (M/T) for IBM DataPower Gateways appliances: DataPower Gateway, MQ, Cast Iron, and XC10, along with IBM Workload Deployer and IBM Cloudburst appliances.


The following table lists the planned dates that Remote Technical Support will be withdrawn for each Hardware Generation of the IBM WebSphere Appliances: DataPower Gateways, Cast Iron, and XC10, along with IBM Workload Deployer and IBM Cloudburst appliances:

Hardware Generation Machine Type (M/T) Models Standard Maintenance
End of Service Date
Lifecycle End Date (end of life) Product LifeCycle
8441 X2 52X 53X     IBM DataPower Gateways
8441 MQ 54X M2002     IBM MQ Appliance
8436 IDG 52X 53X 06/30/2023 06/30/2023 IBM DataPower Gateways
8436 MQ 54X M2000 4/30/2020 4/30/2020 IBM MQ Appliance
8436 MQ 55X M2001 7/10/2023 7/10/2023 IBM MQ Appliance
7199 XI52
2426 XI52
7199 XB62
2426 XB62
42X 43X 62X 63X 12/31/2019 12/31/2019 IBM DataPower Gateways
7199 XC10
2426 XC10
92X 06/30/2019 6/30/2019 IBM WebSphere DataPower XC10 Appliance
7198 XH40 8FX 12/31/2019 12/31/2019 IBM WebSphere Cast Iron
7199 IWD 72X 06/30/2016 06/30/2016 IBM Workload Deployer
7198 XG45
2426 XG45
32X 33X 12/31/2019 12/31/2019 IBM DataPower Gateways
4195 XI50B
2426 XI50B
4BX (Blade) 04/30/2015 04/30/17 IBM DataPower Gateways
9235 XA35
9235 XM70FC
22X 6FX 7/31/2013 7/31/2015 IBM DataPower Gateways
9235 XS40
32X 3BX 34X 3DX 42X 4BX 43X 4CX 44X 4DX 45X 4FX 62X 6BX 03/31/2014 03/31/2016 IBM DataPower Gateways
9235 XC10 92X 06/30/2015 06/30/2017 IBM WebSphere DataPower XC10 Appliance
9235 XH40 8FX 03/31/2016 03/31/2016 IBM WebSphere Cast Iron
9235 Cloudburst 72X 09/30/2014 n/a  

All statements regarding IBM future direction or intent, including current product plans, are subject to change or withdrawal without notice and represent goals and objectives only. All information is provided for informational purposes only, on an “as is” basis, without warranty of any kind.


  • May make support extensions available, for an additional fee, after the standard service end date has been met and as inventory and capability is sustainable
  • Extended service maintenance agreements contain limited terms and conditions. Refer to the Service Extension agreement for more details. Contact your IBM Sales rep for additional information regarding extended service maintenance agreements.

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WebSphere DataPower Appliance hardware generation planned End of Service dates


The following lists the planned dates that Remote Technical Support will be withdrawn for each Hardware Generation of the WebSphere DataPower Appliance product. Refer to the following technote for additional information:



H/W Generation End of Service Date
9001 12/31/2008
9002 12/31/2010
9003 12/31/2011
9004 7/31/2013


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Modified date:
14 December 2018