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PowerVM VIOS Lifecycle Information

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Lists the PowerVM Virtual I/O Server (VIOS) release dates and end of fix support (EoFS) dates


End of Fix Support (EoFS) is the end of the maintenance period for a VIOS Release.  Fix Packs and interim fixes will not be created for a VIOS Release after EoFS.

Latest FP is the original availability date for the most recent Fix Pack for the given VIOS Release.

Next FP is the target availability date for the next Fix Pack for the given VIOS Release.  After the final Fix Pack for a VIOS Release is available, further fixes for the release are provided as interim fixes.

NOTE: This page does not indicate the End of Service (EOS) date for a VIOS release. EOS dates are listed on the IBM Software Lifecycle page.

VIOS Release Release Date End of Fix Support (EoFS) Latest FP Next FP
4.1.0 November 2023 30 November 2026 (estimated) 7 June 2024 7 February 2025
3.1.4 December 2022 31 December 2025 (estimated) 7 June 2024 12 December 2024
3.1.3 September 2021 30 September 2024 28 July 2023 None
3.1.2 November 2020 30 November 2023 28 July 2023 None
3.1.1 November 2019 30 November 2022 9 September 2022 None
3.1.0 November 2018 30 November 2021 25 June 2021 None
2.2.6 October 2017 30 September 2020 17 July 2020 None

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Modified date:
11 June 2024