Hardware withdrawal: Select IBM System x featuresIBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 912-244
November 13, 2012
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Effective November 30, 2012, IBM® will withdraw the following products from marketing. As of this date, you can no longer obtain these products directly from IBM . You can obtain these products through authorized remarketers or IBM-authorized System x® and BladeCenter® dealers while supplies last.
These products, while no longer marketed by IBM , may continue to be available from authorized Option Continuation Program (OCP) resellers. For details on this program, visit the following link
These products may be obtained on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners, resellers, or distributors.
If you have a continuing need for these options, visit our IBM Certified Used Equipment website to check on availability or utilize our "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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The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM System x machine types:
Machine Feature Description type Model number 4GB (1x4GB) Dual Rank PC3-10600 CL9 7871 AC1 0040 ECC DDR3-1333 VLP RDIMM MC1 QLogic Infiniband Ethernet Bridge Module 8740 HC1 2941 for IBM BladeCenter 8750 HC1 8852 HC1 QLogic Infiniband Fibre Bridge Module for 8740 HC1 2942 IBM BladeCenter 8750 HC1 8852 HC1 Mellanox ConnectX Dual-Port 4X QDR IB x8 6391 AC1 3596 PCI-E 2.0 HCA 7145 AC1 AC3 AC4 7164 AC1 7944 AC1 7945 AC1 7946 AC1 7947 AC1 7949 N21 N31 N41 N51 N61 1.8m, 15A/208V, C19 to NEMA 6-15P (US) 8721 HC1 6537 Line Cord 2.5m, 15A/208V, C19 to NEMA 6-15P (US) 8721 HC1 6566 Line Cord 4.3m, 15A/250V, C19 to NEMA 6-15P (US) 8721 HC1 A1NV Line Cord
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|Replacement product information|
No replacements are available.
Contact your IBM representative, IBM Business Partner, or consult the IBM Sales Manual for the most current information regarding IBM products.
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).
IBM Certified Used Equipment is a trademark of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.
IBM, System x and BladeCenter 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.
For the most current information regarding IBM products, consult your IBM representative or reseller, or visit the IBM worldwide contacts page