Current Releases of RAI Products

RAI software products support all releases of z/OS and IBM program products whose service status (as announced by IBM in the United States) is still ‘current’ (i.e. their end of service dates have yet to be reached)

All currently supported RAI software releases are compatible with all versions and releases of z/OS whose IBM support is “current”

Releases of RAI products prior to the ones listed below are no longer supported

RAI Product

Version / Release

Release Status

End of Service Dates

Launch Express

1.2

Current

Host / Edit

5.1.2

Current

Host / Edit

5.1

Previous

February 29, 2016

Host / Edit

4.1

Previous

December 31, 2011

RAI Server 2

4.4

Current

RAI Server 2

4.3

Previous

August 30, 2012

RDX

2.1

Current

RDX

1.3

Previous

September 8, 2017

RLX / CLIST

9.1.6

Current

RLX / CLIST

9.1.5

Previous

September 8, 2017

RLX / CLIST

9.1

Previous

February 29, 2016

RLX / CLIST

8.1

Previous

December 31, 2011

RLX / ISPF

3.1

Current

RLX / ISPF

2.1

Previous

December 31, 2011

RLX / SQL

9.1.6

Current

RLX / SQL

9.1.5

Previous

September 8, 2017

RLX / SQL

9.1

Previous

February 29, 2016

RLX / SQL

8.1

Previous

December 31, 2011

RLX / TSO

9.1.6

Current

RLX / TSO

9.1.5

Previous

September 8, 2017

RLX / TSO

9.1

Previous

February 29, 2016

RLX / TSO

8.1

Previous

December 31, 2011

RLX for z/OS 1

9.1.6

Current

RLX for z/OS 1

9.1.5

Previous

September 8, 2017

RLX for z/OS 1

9.1

Previous

February 29, 2016

RLX for z/OS 1

8.1

Previous

December 31, 2011

Smart / Restart

12.1

Current

Smart / Restart

11.1

Previous

March 31, 2019

Smart / Restart

10.2

Previous

January 31, 2016

Smart / Restart

10.1

Previous

June 30, 2015

Smart / Restart

9.1

Previous

March 31, 2011

Smart / RRSAF

12.1

Current

Smart / RRSAF

11.1

Previous

March 31, 2019

Smart / RRSAF

10.2

Previous

January 31, 2016

Smart / RRSAF

10.1

Previous

June 30, 2015

Smart / RRSAF

9.1

Previous

March 31, 2011

TASKLIB

2.1.3

Current

TASKLIB

2.1

previous

November 30, 2016

TASKLIB

1.1

Previous

March 31, 2015

Thread / STOPPER

7.1.1

Current

Thread / STOPPER

7.1

Previous

October 21, 2017

Thread / STOPPER

6.1

Previous

June 30, 2015

Thread / STOPPER

5.3

Previous

June 30, 2009

Thread / SENTRY

7.1.1

Current

Thread / SENTRY

7.1

Previous

October 21, 2017

Thread / SENTRY

6.1

Previous

June 30, 2015

Thread / SENTRY

5.3

Previous

June 30, 2009

( 1 )  RLX for z/OS is comprised of the following elements:

  • AcceleREXX
  • RLX / SDK
  • RLX / VSAM

( 2 )  RAI Server is not an independent product but a component that provides common services to various RAI products.

  • All currently supported releases of RAI products will operate in a 64 bit z/OS environment.

Last updated:  21 November 2016