End of Support for IBM Maximo Version 7.1 Announced

Recently announced from IBM, Version 7.1x will no longer receive support after April 30, 2015.

The end of support for IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.1x and it’s corresponding components was announced via IBM Announcement Letter #913-179

Effective April 30, 2015, fixes, patches, and telephone support are no longer provided for Maximo7.1x and it’s corresponding components and add-ons of the same version. It is encouraged the you plan to upgrade to IBM Maximo Asset Management 7.5.

Resources are available for upgrade assistance
ITS recommends determining your upgrade path. ITS is a trusted IBM Business Partner that has been trained on the Maximo 7.5 upgrade process.

Maximo Hosting options are available to streamline the upgrade process
Once you have upgraded, there are alternatives are available that provide a great way to reduce or eliminate capital hardware expenditures and the burden on your local IT infrastructure and personnel.  ITS provides Maximo Hosting Services which provide flexibility and scalability.  These services help maximize long-term ROI, and enhance performance, availability and security.

What to do next?
Contact ITS today for a discussion on the path to upgrade which works best for your unique situation.