Hardware withdrawal: IBM Systems Storage features for 7214-1U2 and 7214-TT2 - Replacements availableIBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 913-062
February 26, 2013
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Effective April 23, 2013, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the following products. On or after the effective date of withdrawal, you can no longer order these products directly from IBM .
For new orders, the customer requested arrival date (CRAD) can be no later than May 30, 2013. You can obtain the products on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners.
If you have a continuing need for this machine/model type, visit the IBM Certified Used website to check on availability or utilize request a quote to communicate your specific requirements. IBM Certified Used Equipment has the largest inventory of used IBM systems that are refurbished, tested, and warranted for a minimum of 90 days. For further information, visit
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Machine Model Feature Description type number number DAT160 Tape Drive 7214 1U2 1401 TT2 HHLTO Ultrium 4 Tape Drive 7214 1U2 1404 TT2 DVD Sled w/1 DVD RAM Drive 7214 1U2 1420 TT2 DVD Sled w/1 DVD ROM Drive 7214 TT2 1421 DVD RAM Slim Optical Drive 7214 1U2 1422 TT2 DVD ROM Slim Optical Drive 7214 TT2 1423
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|Replacement product information|
Machine-model Withdrawn product Replacement product feature DAT160 Tape Drive DAT160 Tape Drive 7226-1U3 5619 HHLTO Ultrium 4 Tape Drive HHLTO Ultrium 5 Tape Drive 7216-1U2 8247 DVD Sled w/1 DVD RAM Drive DVD Sled w/1 DVD RAM Drive 7226-1U3 1420 DVD Sled w/1 DVD-ROM Drive DVD Sled w/1 DVD-RAM Drive 7226-1U3 1420 DVD RAM Slim Optical Drive DVD RAM Slim Optical Drive 7226-1U3 1422 DVD ROM Slim Optical Drive DVD RAM Slim Optical Drive 7226-1U3 1422
For additional information, refer to Hardware Announcement 112-034, dated February 28, 2012 .
For additional information on replacement feature HHLTO Ultrium 5 Tape Drive (#8247), refer to Hardware Announcement 110-198, dated August 17, 2010 .
Business Partner information
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 IBM ID).
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