Formatted Fields TYPE =PROGRAMMING NUMBER =289-706 DATE =19891229 TITLE20 =DELAYED AVAILABILITY ANNOUNCEMENT LETTER NUMBER 289-706 DATE OF ANNOUNCEMENT (year-month-day) 19891229 INTEREST AREA CATEGORY CODES WS00, WS20, WS25 TYPE OF ANNOUNCEMENT Programming TITLE OF ANNOUNCEMENT DELAYED AVAILABILITY -- AIX PS/2 OPERATING SYSTEM AND RELATED LICENSED PROGRAMS BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF ANNOUNCEMENT, CHARGES, AND AVAILABILITY IBM is announcing a delay in general availability of AIX (TM) PS/2 (R) Operating System Version 1.2 and related licensed programs. The decision to delay these products is based on the need for additional testing, required to ensure the delivery of quality products. The general availability of the following AIX PS/2 licensed programs, previously announced for fourth quarter 1989, is delayed until March 30, 1990: o AIX PS/2 Operating System Version 1.2 (5713-AEQ) o AIX PS/2 Network File System (5713-AFG) o AIX PS/2 Transparent Computing Facility (5713-AFK) o AIX PS/2 Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol Version 1.2 (5713-AEW) o AIX PS/2 X.25 (5601-202). The Application Program Interface (API) function for the AIX PS/2 X.25 program will not be available on March 30, 1990. The availability date for the API function will be provided in March 1990. (Refer to Programming Announcement 288-133, dated March 15, 1988.) Reference: Programming Announcement 289-365, dated July 6, 1989. (TM) Trademark of International Business Machines Corporation. (R) Registered trademark of International Business Machines Corporation. Planned Availability Date: March 30, 1990 PRODUCT NUMBER(S) AND/OR NAME(S) 5713-AEQ 5713-AFG 5713-AFK 5713-AEW 5601-202 OVERVIEW (Highlights, Description) "The summary above is the entire text of this announcement."