With Q2 quickly approaching, we want to remind everyone of the Operating Systems eligibility changes for IBM SubCapacity Licensing.
“An operating system or a virtualization technology that reaches end of support by its vendor is removed from the list of technologies eligible for subcapacity reporting and the list of technologies supported by License Metric Tool.”
What is changing?
IBM has released a list of Operating Systems that will no longer be eligible for Subcapacity licensing, included on this list are:
To see the full list of Operating Systems being removed Click Here.
What Should you do?
Removal of the above Operating Systems is planned for End of Q3. This means that clients that are using the specified Operating system should be looking to move to another eligible technology. If you have any questions or need help with switching over before Q3, feel free to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us through our website at Anglepoint.com.