Hardware withdrawal: Miscellaneous IBM Power Systems features

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 917-077
April 25, 2017

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Effective April 25, 2017, July 31, 2017, and August 31, 2017, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the following products. On or after the effective dates of withdrawal, you can no longer order these products directly from IBM.

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

If you have a continuing need for this 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The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM Power Systems™ machine types:

Effective April 25, 2017

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
ESS Next Gen Flash solution specify               5148  21L     EHLS 
                                                  5148  22L          
                                                  7014  T42          
                                                  7120  48E          
                                                  7120  64C          
                                                  8828  E36          
                                                  8831  F36          
                                                  8831  NF2          
                                                  8831  S48          
                                                  8831  S52          
Rack content specify 5147-1F2 3EIA                7014  T42     ER1U 

The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM Power Systems machine types:

Effective July 31, 2017

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
LC-SC Adapter Kit (50um)                          9405  520     0371 
                                                  9406  270          
                                                  9406  520          
                                                  9406  525          
                                                  9406  550          
                                                  9406  570          
                                                  9406  595          
                                                  9406  800          
                                                  9406  810          
                                                  9406  820          
                                                  9406  825          
                                                  9406  830          
                                                  9406  840          
                                                  9406  870          
                                                  9406  890          
                                                  9411  100          
LC-SC Adapter Kit (62.5um)                        9405  520     0372 
                                                  9406  270          
                                                  9406  520          
                                                  9406  525          
                                                  9406  550          
                                                  9406  570          
                                                  9406  595          
                                                  9406  800          
                                                  9406  810          
                                                  9406  820          
                                                  9406  825          
                                                  9406  830          
                                                  9406  840          
                                                  9406  870          
                                                  9406  890          
                                                  9411  100          
IBM Flex System EN2024 4-port 1Gb Ethernet
Adapter                                           7863  10X     1763 
GX Dual-port 12x  HCA                             9119  FHA     1816
4 port USB PCIe Adapter                           8203  E4A     2728 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9125  F2A          
GX Dual-port 12X Channel Attach (GX++)            8203  E4A     5609 
                                                  8204  E8A          
Dual Port (SR) Integrated Virtual Ethernet 10Gb
Daughter Card                                     8203  E4A     5613 
                                                  8204  E8A          
GX Dual-port 12x Channel Attach (GX+)             8203  E4A     5616 
                                                  8204  E8A          
Blind Swap Type III Cassette- PCIe, Short Slot    8203  E4A     5646 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9406  MMA          
PCI-X 1Gbps iSCSI TOE-Copper                      8203  E4A     5713 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9125  F2A          
                                                  7040  61D
                                                  7311  D10
                                                  7311  D11
                                                  7311  D20
                                                  7314  G30
                                                  9110  510
                                                  9111  520
                                                  9113  550
                                                  9117  570
                                                  9118  575
                                                  9119  590
                                                  9119  595
8 Gigabit PCI Express Dual Port Fibre Channel
Adapter                                           8203  E4A     5735 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9125  F2A          
POWER GXT145 PCI Express Graphics Accelerator     8203  E4A     5748 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9119  FHA          
2-Port Gigabit Ethernet-SX PCI Express Adapter    8203  E4A     5768 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9125  F2A          
PCIe Dual-x4 SAS Adapter                          8203  E4A     5901 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9125  F2A          
Power and Ethernet cables EIA 11                  9125  F2A     6371 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7014                           7038  6M2     7013 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7400                           7040  671     7420 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7402                           7040  671     7422 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7403                           7040  681     7423 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7404                           7040  681     7424 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7405                           7040  681     7425 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7406                           7040  681     7426 
On/Off CoD 30-Day Two Processor Activation for
Processor Feature #7431                           7040  681     7451 
30 Days Prepaid Reserve Capacity for one 1.9GHz
Processor on FC 7782                              9117  570     7666 
30 Days Prepaid Reserve Capacity for 1.65 GHz
Processors                                        9117  570     7956 
                                                  9117  570          
                                                  9406  570          
                                                  9406  570          
30 Days Prepaid Reserve Capacity for 1.9 GHz
Processors                                        9117  570     7959 
600 GB SAS 10K RPM SFF HDD                        7778  23X     8276 
                                                  7998  60X          
300 GB SAS 10K RPM SFF HDD                        7778  23X     8274
                                                  7998  60X
                                                  7998  61X

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

Effective August 31, 2017

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
IBM Ethernet Switch J48E                          8205  E6B     1109 
Integrated Storage Controller                     8205  E6B     1135 
IBM Flex System EN2024 4-port 1Gb Ethernet
Adapter                                           1457  7FL     1763 
                                                  7895  22X          
                                                  7895  42X          
600GB 10K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)      8202  E4B     1790 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
GX++ 12X DDR Adapter, Dual-port                   9117  MMB     1808 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quantity 150 of #1962                             8202  E4B     1817 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
283GB 15K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (IBM i)          8202  E4B     1879 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
300GB 15K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)      8202  E4B     1880 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
571GB 10k RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (IBM i)          8202  E4B     1916 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quantity 150 of #1879                             9117  MMB     1926 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quantity 150 of #1948                             8202  E4B     1927 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quantity 150 of #1880                             9117  MMB     1928 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
283GB 15k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (IBM i)        8202  E4B     1948 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
571GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (IBM i)        8202  E4B     1962 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
4 port USB PCIe Adapter                           8202  E4B     2728 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Processor Cable, Two-Drawer System                9117  MMB     3711 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Processor Cable, Two, Three or Four Drawer System 9117  MMB     3712 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Processor Cables, Three or Four Drawer System     9117  MMB     3713 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Processor Cables, Four-Drawer System              9117  MMB     3714 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Processor Cable, Multiple Drawers, 4 socket       9179  MHC     3715 
Processor Cable, Multiple Drawers, 4 socket       9179  MHC     3716 
Processor Cable, Three,Four-Drawer System, 4
socket                                            9179  MHC     3717 
Processor Cable, Four-Drawer System, 4 socket     9179  MHC     3718 
PCIe2 LP 4-port 1GbE Adapter                      8202  E4B     5260 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
PCIe LP POWER GXT145 Graphics Accelerator         8202  E4B     5269 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
PCIe LP 8Gb 2-Port Fibre Channel Adapter          8202  E4B     5273 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  9125  F2C          
PCIe LP 2-Port 1GbE SX Adapter                    8202  E4B     5274 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
PCIe LP 4-Port Async EIA-232 Adapter              8202  E4B     5277 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
PCIe LP 2-x4-port SAS Adapter 3Gb                 8202  E4B     5278 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
System CEC Enclosure with IBM BEZEL, I/O
Backplane, and System Midplane                    9117  MMC     5585 
System CEC Enclosure with OEM BEZEL, I/O
Backplane, and System Midplane                    9117  MMC     5586 
System CEC Enclosure with IBM BEZEL, I/O
Backplane, and System Midplane                    9179  MHC     5595 
System CEC Enclosure with OEM BEZEL, I/O
Backplane, and System Midplane                    9179  MHC     5596 
GX Dual-port 12X Channel Attach (GX++)            8233  E8B     5609 
                                                  8236  E8C          
Dual Port (SR) Integrated Virtual Ethernet 10Gb
Daughter Card                                     8233  E8B     5613 
                                                  8236  E8C          
GX Dual-port 12x Channel Attach (GX+)             8233  E8B     5616 
Blind Swap Type III Cassette- PCIe, Short Slot    8233  E8B     5646 
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
FSP/Clock Pass Through Card                       9117  MMB     5665 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
PCI-X 1Gbps iSCSI TOE-Copper                      8202  E4B     5713 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
8 Gigabit PCI Express Dual Port Fibre Channel
Adapter                                           8202  E4B     5735 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
POWER GXT145 PCI Express Graphics Accelerator     8202  E4B     5748 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
2-Port Gigabit Ethernet-SX PCI Express Adapter    8202  E4B     5768 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Disk Enclosure with 376 600GB SAS SFF and 8
200GB SSD                                         9125  F2C     5854 
Disk Enclosure with 188 600GB SAS SFF and 8
200GB SSD                                         9125  F2C     5864 
Disk Enclosure with 94 600GB SAS SFF and 8 200GB
SSD                                               9125  F2C     5865 
Disk Enclosure with 282 600GB SAS SFF and 8
200GB SSD                                         9125  F2C     5885 
PCIe Dual-x4 SAS Adapter                          8202  E4B     5901 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quantity 150 of #1790                             8233  E8B     7550 
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quantity 150 of #1916                             9117  MMB     7566 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
300 GB SAS 10K RPM SFF HDD                        1457  7FL     8274 
                                                  7891  73X
                                                  7891  74X
                                                  7895  22X
                                                  7895  42X
                                                  8406  70Y
                                                  8406  71Y
600 GB SAS 10K RPM SFF HDD                        1457  7FL     8276 
                                                  7891  73X          
                                                  7891  74X          
                                                  7895  22X          
                                                  7895  42X          
                                                  8406  70Y          
                                                  8406  71Y          
900 GB SAS 10K RPM SFF HDD                        1457  7F2     8311 
                                                  1457  7FL          
                                                  7895  22X          
                                                  7895  42X          
                                                  7954  44X          
IBM Flex System FC5052 2-port 16Gb Fibre Channel
Adapter                                           1457  7FL     EC23 
                                                  7895  22X          
                                                  7895  42X          
IBM Flex System CN4058 8-port 10Gb Converged
Adapter                                           1457  7FL     EC24 
                                                  7895  22X          
                                                  7895  42X          
IBM Flex System EN4132 2-port 10Gb RoCE Adapter   1457  7FL     EC26 
                                                  7895  22X          
                                                  7895  42X          
IBM Flex System FC5054 4-port 16Gb FC Adapter     1457  7FL     EC2E 
                                                  7895  22X          
                                                  7895  42X          
Split Drive Bay Capability for #5618              8202  E4C     EJ02 
                                                  8205  E6C          
GX++ 2-port PCIe2 x8 Adapter                      8202  E4C     EJ03 
                                                  8205  E6C          
GX++ Dual-port 12x Channel Attach                 8202  E4C     EJ04 
                                                  8205  E6C          
GX++ Dual-port 12x Channel Attach                 8231  E2C     EJ0G 
                                                  8246  L2S          
300GB 10K RPM SFF SAS Disk Drive - PowerLinux     8246  L1C     EL02 
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
PCIe LP 4Gb 2-Port Fibre Channel Adapter -
PowerLinux                                        8246  L1C     EL09 
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
600GB 10K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive - PowerLinux     8246  L1C     EL0P 
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
300GB 15K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive - PowerLinux     8246  L1C     EL0Z 
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
PCIe LP 2-x4-port SAS Adapter 3Gb - PowerLinux    8246  L1C     EL10 
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
600GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (Linux)        8246  L1S     EL1Q 
                                                  8246  L2S          
1.2TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive (Linux)        8246  L1C     ELD1 
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
1.2TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (Linux)        8246  L1S     ELD3 
                                                  8246  L2S          
PCIe2 LP 4-Port (10Gb+1GbE) SR+RJ45 Adapter       8202  E4C     EN0T 
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2S          
2 Port Async EIA-232 PCIe Adapter                 8202  E4B     EN29 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quanitity 150 of #ESD0 (1.1TB 10K SSF1)           9117  MMB     EQD0 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
Quanitity 150 of #ESD1 (1.2TB 10K SFF-1)          9117  MMB     EQD1 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
1.1TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive (IBM i)        8202  E4B     ESD0 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
1.2TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)    8202  E4B     ESD1 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
1.1TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (IBMi)         8202  E4B     ESD2 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          



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