IBM i Access for Windows client stabilization
This information provides insight into IBM's current plans and directions and is subject to change without notice.
IBM i Access for Windows will not be refreshed for IBM i release 7.2 or beyond. IBM i Access for Windows 7.1 is the most current version available. IBM i Access for Windows 7.1 will connect to any supported IBM i release. Periodic service packs will continue to be made available.
The IBM i Access for Windows product will continue to be supported on Windows operating systems as specified at http://www.ibm.com/systems/power/software/i/access/windows/os.html.
IBM does not plan to support IBM i Access for Windows on more recent Windows operating systems than indicated on the web page. The replacement product is IBM i Access Client Solutions, which includes 5250 emulation, data transfer, printer output, console support, and more. For information regarding IBM i Access Client Solutions, refer to http://www.ibm.com/systems/power/software/i/access/solutions.html.