Hardware withdrawal: Select IBM Power Systems features

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 916-174
October 11, 2016

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Effective October 11, 2016, January 11, 2017, January 20, 2017, March 31, 2017, and October 27, 2017, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the features listed in the Withdrawn products section. On or after the effective dates of withdrawal, you can no longer order these features directly from IBM. Field-installed features associated with the machine types not listed in this announcement continue to be available.

You can obtain the products on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners.

If you have a continuing need for these features, go to the IBM Certified Pre-owned Equipment website to check on availability or utilize the request a quote to communicate your specific requirements. IBM Certified Pre-owned Equipment has the largest inventory of used IBM systems that are refurbished, tested, and warranted for a minimum of 90 days.



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The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM Power Systems™ machine types.

Feature withdrawals

Effective October 11, 2016


                                                 Machine      Feature
Description                                       type  Model number
                                      
160 GB SATA 2.5-inch SSD 0.3-DWPD                 8001   12C   EKS2 
                                                  8001   22C          
387 GB 1.8" SSD for Linux                         8247   22L   EL46 
                                                  8247   42L          
387 GB 1.8" SSD for AIX/Linux                     8284   22A   ES16 
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8E          
387 GB 1.8" SSD for IBM i                         8286   42A   ES17 

Effective January 11, 2017

                                                 Machine      Feature
Description                                       type  Model number

OPAL Bare Metal or KVM                            8247   21L   EC20 
                                                  8247   22L
          

Effective January 20, 2017

                                                 Machine      Feature
Description                                       type  Model number

#1737 Load Source Specify (856 GB SFF-1 disk)     8202   E4C   0879 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
#1738 Load Source Specify (856 GB 10k RPM SAS     8202   E4B   0880
 SFF-2 Disk)                                      8202   E4C                 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2B          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMB          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
856 GB 10k RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (IBM i)         8202   E4C   1737 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
856 GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (IBM i)       8202   E4B   1738 
                                                  8202   E4C          
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2B          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMB          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
900 GB 10K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)     8202   E4C   1751 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8236   E8C          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  8412   EAD          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
900 GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)   8202   E4B   1752 
                                                  8202   E4C          
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2B          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8236   E8C          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E 
                                                  8412   EAD          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMB          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
PCIe2 LP 2-Port 4X IB QDR Adapter 40 Gb           8202   E4B   5283 
                                                  8202   E4C          
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8246   L1C          
                                                  8246   L1D          
                                                  8246   L1S          
                                                  8246   L1T          
                                                  8246   L2C          
                                                  8246   L2D          
                                                  8246   L2S          
                                                  8246   L2T          
                                                  8247   21L          
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9125   F2C          
PCIe2 2-Port 4X IB QDR Adapter 40 Gb              8202   E4C   5285 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8247   21L          
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8248   L4T          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E           
                                                  8412   EAD          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
PCIe2 LP 2-Port 10 GbE RoCE SFP+ Adapter          8202   E4C   EC27 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1C          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
PCIe2 2-Port 10 GbE RoCE SFP+ Adapter             8202   E4C   EC28 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8247   21L          
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8248   L4T          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  8412   EAD          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
PCIe2 LP 2-port 10 GbE SFN6122F Adapter           8202   E4D   EC2G 
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E1D          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8268   E1D          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
PCIe2 2-port 10 GbE SFN6122F Adapter              8202   E4D   EC2J 
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8247   21L          
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8248   L4T          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHD          
PCIe2 2-Port 10 GbE RoCE SR Adapter               8202   E4C   EC30 
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8247   21L          
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8248   L4T          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E           
                                                  8412   EAD          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
OPAL with PowerKVM 3.1                            8247   21L   EC40 
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8247   42L          
                                                  8335   GCA          
                                                  8348   21C          
PCIe3 SAS Tape Adapter Quad-port 6 Gb x8          9119   FHB   EJ0X 
PCIe Crypto Coprocessor No BSC 4765-001           8286   41A   EJ27 
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E           
PCIe Crypto Coprocessor Gen3 BSC 4765-001         8284   22A   EJ28 
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E           
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
900 GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (Linux)       8246   L1S   EL1R 
                                                  8246   L1T          
                                                  8246   L2S          
                                                  8246   L2T          
                                                  8247   21L          
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8247   42L          
                                                  8248   L4T          
900 GB 10K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (Linux)         8246   L1C   EL35 
                                                  8246   L1D          
                                                  8246   L1S          
                                                  8246   L1T          
                                                  8246   L2C          
                                                  8246   L2D          
                                                  8246   L2S          
                                                  8246   L2T          
                                                  8248   L4T          
Quantity 150 of #EL1R                             8246   L2S   ELQR 
                                                  8246   L2T          
                                                  8247   21L          
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8247   42L          
                                                  8248   L4T          
PCIe2 LP 8 Gb 2-Port Fibre Channel Adapter        8247   21L   EN0F 
                                                  8247   22L          
PCIe2 8 Gb 2-Port Fibre Channel Adapter           8247   21L   EN0G 
                                                  8247   22L          
                                                  8247   42L          
Quantity 150 of #1737 (856 GB SFF-1 disk)         8408   E8D   EQ37 
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1738 (856 GB SFF-2 disk)         8202   E4B   EQ38 
                                                  8202   E4C          
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMB          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1751 (900 GB SFF-1 disk)         8408   E8D   EQ51 
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1752 (900 GB SFF-2 disk)         8202   E4B   EQ52 
                                                  8202   E4C          
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8236   E8C          
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  8286   41A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E           
                                                  8412   EAD          
                                                  9080   MHE          
                                                  9080   MME          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMB          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9119   MHE          
                                                  9119   MME          
                                                  9179   MHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD 
         

Effective March 31, 2017

                                                 Machine      Feature
Description                                       type  Model number


PCIe Crypto Coprocessor No BSC 4765-001           8202   E4B   EJ27 
                                                  8202   E4C          
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8203   E4A          
                                                  8204   E8A          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8236   E8C          
PCIe Crypto Coprocessor Gen3 BSC 4765-001         8202   E4B   EJ28 
                                                  8202   E4C          
                                                  8202   E4D          
                                                  8203   E4A          
                                                  8204   E8A          
                                                  8205   E6B          
                                                  8205   E6C          
                                                  8205   E6D          
                                                  8231   E2C          
                                                  8231   E2D          
                                                  8233   E8B          
                                                  8234   EMA          
                                                  8408   E8D          
                                                  8412   EAD          
                                                  9109   RMD          
                                                  9117   MMA          
                                                  9117   MMB          
                                                  9117   MMC          
                                                  9117   MMD          
                                                  9119   FHA          
                                                  9119   FHB          
                                                  9179   MHB          
                                                  9179   MHC          
                                                  9179   MHD 
          

Effective October 27, 2017

                                                 Machine      Feature
Description                                       type  Model number

177 GB 1.8" 4k SSD Read Intensive for AIX/Linux   8247   42L   ES0Y 
                                                  8284   22A          
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E           
177 GB 1.8" SSD Read Intensive for AIX/Linux      8247   42L   ES0Z  
 (528 byte)                                       8284   22A                                   
                                                  8286   42A          
                                                  8408   E8E
                                                  8408   44E  
         

Feature conversion withdrawals

Effective January 20, 2017


From              To          
Machine Feature   Feature   Machine    
type    number    number    type    Model 
 
8202     1737      1738     8202     E4C   
8202     1737      1738     8202     E4D   
8205     1737      1738     8205     E6C   
8205     1737      1738     8205     E6D   
8231     1737      1738     8231     E1C   
8231     1737      1738     8231     E1D   
8231     1737      1738     8231     E2C   
8231     1737      1738     8231     E2D   
8233     1737      1738     8233     E8B   
8268     1737      1738     8268     E1D   
8408     1737      1738     8408     E8D   
9109     1737      1738     9109     RMD   
9117     1737      1738     9117     MMC   
9117     1737      1738     9117     MMD   
9119     1737      1738     9119     FHB   
9179     1737      1738     9179     MHC   
9179     1737      1738     9179     MHD   
8202     1751      1752     8202     E4C   
8202     1751      1752     8202     E4D   
8205     1751      1752     8205     E6C   
8205     1751      1752     8205     E6D   
8231     1751      1752     8231     E1C   
8231     1751      1752     8231     E1D   
8231     1751      1752     8231     E2C   
8231     1751      1752     8231     E2D   
8233     1751      1752     8233     E8B   
8236     1751      1752     8236     E8C   
8268     1751      1752     8268     E1D   
8408     1751      1752     8408     E8D   
8412     1751      1752     8412     EAD   
9109     1751      1752     9109     RMD   
9117     1751      1752     9117     MMC   
9117     1751      1752     9117     MMD   
9119     1751      1752     9119     FHB   
9179     1751      1752     9179     MHC   
9179     1751      1752     9179     MHD   
8203     EJ28      EJ27     8203     E4A   
8286     EJ28      EJ27     8286     41A   
8286     EJ28      EJ27     8286     42A   
8286     EJ27      EJ28     8286     41A   
8286     EJ27      EJ28     8286     42A   
9117     EJ29      EJ28     9080     MHE   
9179     EJ29      EJ28     9080     MHE   
9117     EJ29      EJ28     9080     MME   
9117     EJ29      EJ28     9119     MHE   
9179     EJ29      EJ28     9119     MHE   
9117     EJ29      EJ28     9119     MME   
8408     EQ37      EQ38     8408     E8D   
9109     EQ37      EQ38     9109     RMD   
9117     EQ37      EQ38     9117     MMC   
9117     EQ37      EQ38     9117     MMD   
9119     EQ37      EQ38     9119     FHB   
9179     EQ37      EQ38     9179     MHC   
9179     EQ37      EQ38     9179     MHD   
8408     EQ51      EQ52     8408     E8D   
9109     EQ51      EQ52     9109     RMD   
9117     EQ51      EQ52     9117     MMC   
9117     EQ51      EQ52     9117     MMD   
9119     EQ51      EQ52     9119     FHB   
9179     EQ51      EQ52     9179     MHC   
9179     EQ51      EQ52     9179     MHD
   

Effective March 31, 2017

From              To          
Machine Feature   Feature   Machine    
type    number    number    type    Model 

8202     EJ28      EJ27     8202     E4B   
8202     EJ28      EJ27     8202     E4C   
8202     EJ28      EJ27     8202     E4D   
8204     EJ28      EJ27     8204     E8A   
8205     EJ28      EJ27     8205     E6B   
8205     EJ28      EJ27     8205     E6C   
8205     EJ28      EJ27     8205     E6D   
8233     EJ28      EJ27     8233     E8B   
8202     EJ27      EJ28     8202     E4B   
8202     EJ27      EJ28     8202     E4C   
8202     EJ27      EJ28     8202     E4D   
8203     EJ27      EJ28     8203     E4A   
8204     EJ27      EJ28     8204     E8A   
8205     EJ27      EJ28     8205     E6B   
8205     EJ27      EJ28     8205     E6C   
8205     EJ27      EJ28     8205     E6D   
8233     EJ27      EJ28     8233     E8B   
8408     EJ29      EJ28     8408     E8D   
8412     EJ29      EJ28     8412     EAD   
9109     EJ29      EJ28     9109     RMD   
9117     EJ29      EJ28     9117     MMB   
9117     EJ29      EJ28     9117     MMC   
9117     EJ29      EJ28     9117     MMD   
9179     EJ29      EJ28     9179     MHB   
9179     EJ29      EJ28     9179     MHC   
9179     EJ29      EJ28     9179     MHD 
  


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