IBM SAN Volume Controller and Storwize family offer new drive capacity option

IBM United States Hardware Announcement 117-101
November 14, 2017

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OverviewOverviewPublicationsPublications
Key prerequisitesKey prerequisitesTechnical informationTechnical information
Planned availability datePlanned availability dateTerms and conditionsTerms and conditions
DescriptionDescriptionPricesPrices
Product numberProduct number


Overview

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IBM® SAN Volume Controller (SVC) and Storwize® deliver a new 2.4 TB 10K rpm 2.5-inch SAS HDD option to extend capacity and increase performance.



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Key prerequisites

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All features and enhancements in this announcement require IBM Spectrum Virtualize™ V7.8.1, or later for operation.

For a comprehensive list of supported environments, devices, and configurations, go to the IBM System Storage® Interoperation Center (SSIC) website.



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Planned availability date

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December 8, 2017



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Description

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Support for these 2.4 TB 10K rpm 2.5-inch SAS HDDs will deliver extended capacity ranges to SVC and Storwize users at better value than an equivalent all-flash array.

Accessibility by people with disabilities

A US Section 508 Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) containing details on accessibility compliance can be found on the IBM Accessibility website.



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Reference information

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Storwize family product information is available on the IBM Storwize family website.



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Product number

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Storwize V7000

Description Machine type Model Feature number
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2076 624, 24F AHF5
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2076 92F AH75

Storwize V5000

Description Machine type Model Feature number
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2077 124, 224, 324, 24F AC6B
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2077 112, 212, 312, 12F AC2A
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2077 92F ACP5

Description Machine type Model Feature number
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2078 124, 224, 324, 24F AC6B
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2078 112, 212, 312, 12F AC2A
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2078 92F ACP5

SAN Volume Controller

Description Machine type Model Feature number
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2145 24F AH53
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2145 92F AH75

Description Machine type Model Feature number
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2147 24F AH53
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2147 92F AH75



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Business Partner information

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If you are a Direct Reseller - System Reseller acquiring products from IBM, you may link directly to Business Partner information for this announcement. A PartnerWorld® ID and password are required (use IBMid).

BP Attachment for Announcement Letter 117-101


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Publications

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No publications are shipped with these options. See the publications that shipped with your base system for information.

Product documentation is available in IBM Knowledge Center.

IBM Knowledge Center provides you with a single point of reference where you can access product documentation for IBM systems hardware, operating systems, and server software. Through a consistent framework, you can efficiently find information and personalize your access by going to IBM Knowledge Center for all your product information needs.

To access the IBM Publications Center Portal, go to the IBM Publications Center website.

The Publications Center is a worldwide central repository for IBM product publications and marketing material with a catalog of 70,000 items. Extensive search facilities are provided. A large number of publications are available online in various file formats, which can currently be downloaded.



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Services

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IBM Systems Lab Services

IBM Systems Lab Services offers a wide array of services available for your enterprise. It brings expertise on the latest technologies from the IBM development community and can help with your most difficult technical challenges.

IBM Systems Lab Services exists to help you successfully implement emerging technologies so as to accelerate your return on investment and improve your satisfaction with your IBM systems and solutions. Services examples include initial implementation, integration, migration, and skills transfer on IBM systems solution capabilities and recommended practices. IBM Systems Lab Services is one of the service organizations of IBM's world-renowned IBM Systems Group development labs.

For details on available services, contact your IBM representative or go to the Lab Services website.

Global Technology Services

IBM services include business consulting, outsourcing, hosting services, applications, and other technology management.

These services help you learn about, plan, install, manage, or optimize your IT infrastructure to be an on-demand business. They can help you integrate your high-speed networks, storage systems, application servers, wireless protocols, and an array of platforms, middleware, and communications software for IBM and many non-IBM offerings. IBM is your one-stop shop for IT support needs.

For details on available services, contact your IBM representative or go to the IBM Global Technology Services® website.

For details on available IBM Business Continuity and Recovery Services, contact your IBM representative or go to the Resiliency Services website.

Details on education offerings related to specific products can be found on the IBM authorized training website.



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Technical information

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Specified operating environment

Software requirements

The 2.4 TB 2.5-inch 10K RPM HDD requires Spectrum Virtualize V7.8.1, or later for operation.

Planning information

Customer responsibilities

Physical configuration and installation planning, along with machine installation and configuration, are customer responsibilities.

You are responsible for downloading or obtaining from IBM, and installing designated Machine Code (microcode, basic input/output system code (called BIOS), utility programs, device drivers, and diagnostics delivered with an IBM machine) and other software updates in a timely manner from an IBM internet website or from other electronic media, and following the instructions that IBM provides. You may request IBM to install Machine Code changes; however, you may be charged for that service.

Security, auditability, and control

This product uses the security and auditability features of the preloaded application software.

The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communications facilities.

IBM Systems Lab Services

For details on available services, contact your IBM representative or go to the Lab Services website.



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Terms and conditions

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MES discount applicable

No


Field installable feature

Yes


Warranty period

Three years:

  • Machine type 2076
  • Machine type 2078
  • Machine type 2147

One year:

  • Machine type 2077
  • Machine type 2145

To obtain copies of the IBM Statement of Limited Warranty, contact your reseller or IBM. An IBM part or feature installed during the initial installation of an IBM machine is subject to the full warranty period specified by IBM. An IBM part or feature that replaces a previously installed part or feature assumes the remainder of the warranty period for the replaced part or feature. An IBM part or feature added to a machine without replacing a previously installed part or feature is subject to a full warranty. Unless specified otherwise, the warranty period, type of warranty service, and service level of a part or feature are the same as those for the machine in which it is installed.


Customer setup

  • Machine type 2076: Yes
  • Machine type 2077: Yes
  • Machine type 2078: Yes
  • Machine type 2147: No
  • Machine type 2145: No


Machine code

Machine type 2145 (SVC): Same license terms and conditions as designated machine.

Machine type 2147 (SVC): Same license terms and conditions as designated machine



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Prices

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Storwize V7000

Description Machine type Model Feature number Install type* CSU
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2076 624, 24F AHF5 Both Yes
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2076 92F AH75 Both Yes

Storwize V5000

Description Machine type Model Feature number Install type* CSU
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2077 124, 224, 324, 24F AC6B Both Yes
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2077 112, 212, 312, 12F AC2A Both Yes
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2077 92F ACP5 Both Yes

Description Machine type Model Feature number Install type* CSU
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2078 124, 224, 324, 24F AC6B Both Yes
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2078 112, 212, 312, 12F AC2A Both Yes
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2078 92F ACP5 Both Yes

San Volume Controller

Description Machine type Model Feature number Install type* CSU
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2145 24F AH53 Both No
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2145 92F AH75 Both No

Description Machine type Model Feature number Install type* CSU
2.4TB 10K 2.5 Inch HDD 2147 24F AH53 Both No
2.4TB 10K 3.5 Inch HDD 2147 92F AH75 Both No

CSU = Customer setup

*Install type:

  • "Plant" denotes plant installation only.
  • "Field" denotes field installation only.
  • "Both" denotes both plant and field installation

Trademarks

IBM Spectrum Virtualize is a trademark of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

IBM, Storwize, System Storage, Global Technology Services and PartnerWorld 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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