Hardware withdrawal: IBM System z9 - Replacements available

IBM Europe, Middle East, and Africa Withdrawal Announcement ZG09-0421
November 17, 2009

 
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Effective June 30, 2010, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the IBM System z9® Business Class (z9™ BC) and System z9 Enterprise Class (z9 EC), all models, features, and upgrades. This includes all upgrades from IBM eServer™ zSeries® 800 (z800), or IBM eServer zSeries 890 (z890), to z9 BC and IBM eServer zSeries 900 (z900), or IBM eServer zSeries 990 (z990) to z9 EC.

On or after the effective dates for the withdrawal of these offerings, you can no longer order this product directly from IBM. However, IBM will continue to honor contracts until expiration or termination of the current contract.


 
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Description                     Machine Model  Feature
                                number  number number  Conversions
 
IBM System z9 Enterprise Class  2094    S08    All     All
                                        S18    All     All
                                        S28    All     All
                                        S38    All     All
                                        S54    All     All
 
 
IBM System z9 Business Class    2096    R07    All     All
                                        S07    All     All

 
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                                                          Machine
Withdrawn product          Replacement product            type
 
IBM System z9IBM System z10                               
Business Class             Business Class                 2098
 
 
IBM System z9IBM System z10                               
Enterprise Class           Enterprise Class               2097   
 

For additional information, refer to:

  • IBM System z10 Enterprise Class Hardware Announcement ZG08-0289, dated February 26, 2008
  • IBM System z10 Business Class Hardware Announcement ZG08-0806, dated October 21, 2008

Note: Operating system versions and releases originally supported on the z9 may not be supported on the z10.


 
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All European, Middle Eastern and African countries.

Trademarks

z9 and eServer are trademarks of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

IBM, System z9 and zSeries are registered trademarks of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

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IBM products and services which are announced and available in your country can be ordered under the applicable standard agreements, terms, conditions, and prices in effect at the time. IBM reserves the right to modify or withdraw this announcement at any time without notice. This announcement is provided for your information only. Reference to other products in this announcement does not necessarily imply those products are announced, or intend to be announced, in your country. Additional terms of use are located at

http://www.ibm.com/legal/us/en/

For the most current information regarding IBM products, consult your IBM representative or reseller, or visit the IBM worldwide contacts page

http://www.ibm.com/planetwide/

 

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