In this update for SAP on IBM i we would like to inform you that SAP Solutions on IBM i are certified for IBM i 7.3 since Friday, April 22nd, 2016. This certification is limited to SAP NetWeaver 7.x and SAP Business Suite solutions based on SAP NetWeaver 7.x that have been in Mainstream Maintenance or Extended Maintenance at the beginning of 2016 (see https://apps.support.sap.com/sap/support/pam and Release, Upgrade & Maintenance Info | SAP Support Portal for details). For additional information please refer to SAP Notes 2299407 and 68440.
IBM i 7.3 has been announced by IBM on April 12th, 2016 and is generally available since April 15th 2016. For details about this release we would like to point you to the recent posting in the IBM blog “You and i” (see You and i: Announcing IBM i 7.3) and the official IBM United States Software Announcement 216-134.