Hardware withdrawal: IBM POWER7 and POWER8 selected features

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 917-177
October 24, 2017

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Overview

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Effective December 29, 2017, January 26, 2018, March 31, 2018, August 24, 2018, and December 31, 2018, 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.

Note: The effective withdrawal date for PCIe LP 2-Port 1GbE SX Adapter (feature 5274) has been updated from March 31, 2018 to December 29, 2017, on the withdrawn models 8202-E4D, 8205-E6D, 8231-E1D, 8231-E2D, 8246-L1D, 8246-L2D, 8246-L2T, and 8268-E1D. This is in order to support the last time buy (LTB).

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, 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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Withdrawn products

Top rule

The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM Power Systems™ machine types:

Effective October 24, 2017

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
IBM Data Engine for Hadoop Solution Specify       7120  24E     EHLA 
                                                  7120  48E          
                                                  7120  64C          
                                                  8831  S48          

The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM Power Systems machine types:

Effective October 31, 2017

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
USB Mouse                                         7028  6C4     8845 
                                                  7028  6E4          
                                                  7037  A50          
                                                  7038  6M2          
                                                  7039  651          
                                                  7040  61D          
                                                  7042  C06          
                                                  7042  C07          
                                                  7042  C08          
                                                  7042  CR4          
                                                  7042  CR5          
                                                  7042  CR6          
                                                  7042  CR7          
                                                  7042  CR8          
                                                  7042  CR9          
                                                  7047  185          
                                                  7310  C03          
                                                  7310  C04          
                                                  7310  C05          
                                                  7310  C06          
                                                  7310  CR2          
                                                  7310  CR3          
                                                  7310  CR4          
                                                  7311  D10          
                                                  7311  D11          
                                                  7311  D20          
                                                  7314  G30          
                                                  7315  C01          
                                                  7315  C02          
                                                  7315  C03          
                                                  7315  C04          
                                                  7315  CR2          
                                                  7315  CR3          
                                                  7779  BCS          
                                                  7989  BCH          
                                                  8202  E4B          
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
                                                  8203  E4A          
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1D          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8247  21L          
                                                  8247  22L          
                                                  8247  42L          
                                                  8248  L4T          
                                                  8261  E4S          
                                                  8268  E1D         
                                                  8284  21A          
                                                  8284  22A          
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8408  44E          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8408  E8E          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9080  MHE          
                                                  9080  MME          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9110  510          
                                                  9110  51A          
                                                  9111  285          
                                                  9111  520          
                                                  9113  550          
                                                  9115  505          
                                                  9116  561          
                                                  9117  570          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9118  575          
                                                  9119  590          
                                                  9119  595          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9119  FHB          
                                                  9119  MHE          
                                                  9119  MME          
                                                  9123  710          
                                                  9124  720          
                                                  9131  52A          
                                                  9133  55A          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          

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

Effective December 29, 2017

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
PCIe LP 2-Port 1GbE SX Adapter                    9080  MHE     5274 
                                                  9080  MME          
2-Port Gigabit Ethernet-SX PCI Express Adapter    8261  E4S     5768 
                                                  8408  44E          
                                                  9080  MHE          
                                                  9080  MME          
Modem Tray for 19-Inch Rack                       7014  T00     6586 
                                                  7014  T42          
                                                  8202  E4B          
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
                                                  8203  E4A          
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1D          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8247  21L          
                                                  8247  22L          
                                                  8247  42L          
                                                  8248  L4T          
                                                  8261  E4S          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8284  21A          
                                                  8284  22A          
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8408  44E          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8408  E8E          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9080  MHE          
                                                  9080  MME          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9119  MHE          
                                                  9119  MME          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          
                                                  9405  520          
                                                  9406  520          
                                                  9406  525          
                                                  9406  550          
                                                  9406  570          
                                                  9406  595          
                                                  9407  515          
                                                  9411  100          
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence                  8247  21L     EHCE 
                                                  8247  22L          
                                                  8247  42L          
                                                  8284  22A          
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8335  GTA          
InfoSphere Information Server (IIS)/Data Stage    8284  22A     EHDS 
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
SPSS on Power Solution Indicator                  8284  22A     EHSS 
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8335  GTA          
                                                  8408  44E          
PCIe3 6-Slot Fanout Module for PCIe3 Expansion
Drawer                                            8247  21L     ELMF 
                                                  8247  22L          
                                                  8247  42L          
PCIe3 6-Slot Fanout Module for PCIe3 Expansion
Drawer                                            8284  22A     EMXF 
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8408  44E          
                                                  8408  E8E          
                                                  9080  MHE          
                                                  9080  MME          
                                                  9119  MHE          
                                                  9119  MME          
BLU Acceleration Solution Edition Indicator       8247  21L     EU2B 
                                                  8247  22L          
                                                  8284  22A          
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8335  GTA          
                                                  8408  44E          

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

Effective January 26, 2018

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
On/Off Proc Enablement                            9406  520     7620 
                                                  9406  525          
On/Off Processor Enablement for #7981 or #7730    9119  590     7839 
                                                  9406  595          
On/Off Processor Enablement for CoD               9113  550     7930 
                                                  9406  550          
On/Off Processor Enablement                       9117  570     7951 
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9406  570          
                                                  9406  MMA          
On/Off Memory Enablement                          9117  570     7954 
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9406  570          
                                                  9406  MMA          
On/Off Processor Enablement for features 7813,
7731, 7586, 7587, 7704, 7705, 8967, 8968, 8969
and 8970                                          9119  590     7971 
                                                  9119  595          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9406  595          
On/Off Memory Enablement                          9119  590     7973 
                                                  9119  595          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9406  595          
On/Off Processor Enablement for #7988 or #7732    9119  595     7994 

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

Effective March 31, 2018

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
600GB 10K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)      8202  E4D     1790 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1962                             8202  E4D     1817 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1964                             8202  E4D     1818 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
283GB 15K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (IBM i)          8202  E4D     1879 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D
    
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
300GB 15K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)      8202  E4D     1880 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
571GB 10k RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive (IBM i)          8202  E4D     1916 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1879                             8408  E8D     1926 
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1948                             8202  E4D     1927 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1880                             8408  E8D     1928 
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1953                             8202  E4D     1929 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
283GB 15k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (IBM i)        9179  MHD     1948 
300GB 15k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)    8202  E4D     1953 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
571GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (IBM i)        8202  E4D     1962 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D       
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
600GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)    8202  E4D     1964 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
1.8 M (6-ft) Extender Cable for Displays (15-pin
D-shell to 15-pin D-shell)                        7013  S70     4242 
                                                  7013  S7A          
                                                  7015  S70          
                                                  7015  S7A          
                                                  7017  S70          
                                                  7017  S80          
                                                  7017  S85          
                                                  7025  H70          
                                                  7026  6H0          
                                                  7026  6H1          
                                                  7026  6M1          
                                                  7026  B80          
                                                  7026  H10          
                                                  7026  H70          
                                                  7026  H80          
                                                  7026  M80          
                                                  7028  6C1          
                                                  7028  6C4          
                                                  7028  6E4          
                                                  7029  6C3          
                                                  7029  6E3          
                                                  7037  A50          
                                                  7038  6M2          
                                                  7039  651          
                                                  7040  61D          
                                                  7042  C06          
                                                  7042  C07          
                                                  7042  C08          
                                                  7042  CR4          
                                                  7042  CR5          
                                                  7042  CR6          
                                                  7042  CR7          
                                                  7042  CR8          
                                                  7042  CR9          
                                                  7043  270          
                                                  7044  170          
                                                  7044  270          
                                                  7046  B50          
                                                  7047  185          
                                                  7310  C03          
                                                  7310  C04          
                                                  7310  C05          
                                                  7310  C06          
                                                  7310  CR2          
                                                  7310  CR3          
                                                  7310  CR4          
                                                  7311  D10          
                                                  7311  D11          
                                                  7311  D20          
                                                  7314  G30          
                                                  7315  C01          
                                                  7315  C02          
                                                  7315  C03          
                                                  7315  C04          
                                                  7315  CR2          
                                                  7315  CR3          
                                                  7316  TF1          
                                                  7316  TF2          
                                                  7316  TF3          
                                                  7316  TF4          
                                                  7989  BCH          
                                                  8202  E4B          
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
                                                  8203  E4A          
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2B          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8246  L1C          
                                                  8246  L1D          
                                                  8246  L1S          
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2B          
                                                  8246  L2C          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2S          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8247  21L          
                                                  8247  22L          
                                                  8247  42L          
                                                  8248  L4T          
                                                  8261  E4S          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8284  22A          
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8408  44E          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8408  E8E          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9080  MHE          
                                                  9080  MME          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9110  510          
                                                  9110  51A          
                                                  9111  285          
                                                  9111  520          
                                                  9113  550          
                                                  9114  275          
                                                  9115  505          
                                                  9116  561          
                                                  9117  570          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9118  575          
                                                  9119  590          
                                                  9119  595          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9119  FHB          
                                                  9119  MHE          
                                                  9119  MME          
                                                  9123  710          
                                                  9124  720          
                                                  9131  52A          
                                                  9133  55A          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          
                                                  9405  520          
                                                  9406  520          
                                                  9406  525          
                                                  9406  550          
                                                  9406  570          
                                                  9406  595          
PCIe Riser Card (Gen2)                            8202  E4B     5685 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8205  E6D          
Top Cover, Diskless Model                         1457  7FL     7067 
                                                  7895  22X          
Top Cover, SSDs Installed                         1457  7FL     7068 
                                                  7895  22X          
Top Cover, HDDs Installed                         1457  7FL     7069 
                                                  7895  22X          
Quantity 150 of #1790                             8408  E8D     7550 
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #1916                             8408  E8D     7566 
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
IBM Tower Cover Set                               8202  E4B     7567 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
OEM Tower Cover Set                               8202  E4B     7568 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
Operator Panel                                    8412  EAD     EC53 
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
300GB 10K RPM SFF SAS Disk Drive - PowerLinux     8246  L1D     EL02 
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
600GB 10K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive - PowerLinux     8246  L1D     EL0P 
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
300GB 15K RPM SAS SFF Disk Drive - PowerLinux     8246  L1D     EL0Z 
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
300GB 15k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (Linux)        8246  L1T     EL1P 
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
600GB 10k RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (Linux)        8246  L1T     EL1Q 
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
387GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx eMLC4 for Linux               8246  L1T     EL78 
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
775GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx eMLC4 for Linux               8246  L1T     EL7E 
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
1.2TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive (Linux)        8246  L1D     ELD1 
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
1.2TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (Linux)        8246  L1T     ELD3 
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
600GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive - 5xx Block    8246  L1D     ELDK 
                                                  8246  L1T          
                                                  8246  L2D          
                                                  8246  L2T          
600GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive - 5xx Block    8246  L1T     ELDP 
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
Quantity 150 of #ELDP 600GB 15k RPM SFF-2 Disk    8246  L2T     ELQ0 
                                                  8248  L4T          
Quantity 150 of #ELD3 (1.2TB 10k SFF-2)           8246  L2T     ELQ3 
                                                  8248  L4T          
Quantity 150 of #EL78 387GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx         8246  L2T     ELQ8 
                                                  8248  L4T          
Quantity 150 of #EL7E 775GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx         8246  L2T     ELQE 
                                                  8248  L4T          
Quantity 150 of #EL1P                             8246  L2T     ELQP 
                                                  8248  L4T          
Quantity 150 of #EL1Q                             8246  L2T     ELQQ 
                                                  8248  L4T          
Quantity 150 of #ES78 387GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx         8202  E4D     EQ78 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ES79 387GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx         8202  E4D     EQ79 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ES7E 775GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx         8202  E4D     EQ7E 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ES7F 775GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx         8202  E4D     EQ7F 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESD0 (1.1TB 10K SSF1)            9117  MMD     EQD0 
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESD1 (1.2TB 10K SFF-1)           9117  MMD     EQD1 
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESD2 (1.1TB 10k SFF-2)           8202  E4D     EQD2 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESD3 (1.2TB 10k SFF-2)           8202  E4D     EQD3 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESDJ (571GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-1
for IBM i)                                        9117  MMD     EQDJ 
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESDK (571GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-1
for AIX/Linuxi)                                   8412  EAD     EQDK 
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESDN (571GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-2
for IBM i)                                        8202  E4D     EQDN 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Quantity 150 of #ESDP (600GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-2
for AIX/LINUX)                                    8202  E4D     EQDP 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
IBM Flash Adapter 90 (PCIe2 0.9TB)                8202  E4D     ES09 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
387GB 1.8" SSD for AIX/Linux                      8202  E4D     ES0J 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8246  L2T          
                                                  8248  L4T          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
387GB 1.8" SSD for IBM i                          8202  E4D     ES0K 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
387GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx eMLC4 for AIX/Linux           8202  E4D     ES78 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D        
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
387GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx eMLC4 for IBM i               8202  E4D     ES79 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
775GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx eMLC4 for AIX/Linux           8202  E4D     ES7E 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D         
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
775GB SFF-2 SSD 5xx eMLC4 for IBM i               8202  E4D     ES7F 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
1.1TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive (IBM i)        8202  E4D     ESD0 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
1.2TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)    8202  E4D     ESD1 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
1.1TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (IBMi)         8202  E4D     ESD2 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
1.2TB 10K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive (AIX/Linux)    8202  E4D     ESD3 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D         
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
571GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive - 528 Block
(IBM i)                                           8202  E4D     ESDJ 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
600GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-1 Disk Drive - 5xx Block
(AIX/Linux)                                       8202  E4D     ESDK 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
571GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive - 528 Block
(IBM i)                                           8202  E4D     ESDN 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
600GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-2 Disk Drive - 5xx Block
(AIX/Linux)                                       8202  E4D     ESDP 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          

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

Effective August 24, 2018

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
On/Off Processor Enablement                       9117  MMB     7951 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
On/Off Memory Enablement                          9117  MMB     7954 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
On/Off Processor Enablement for features 7813,
7731, 7586, 7587, 7704, 7705, 8967, 8968, 8969
and 8970                                          9119  FHB     7971 
On/Off Memory Enablement                          9119  FHB     7973 

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

Effective December 31, 2018

Feature withdrawals

Description                                        MT  Model Feature
Power Integrated Facility for Linux Package       9117  MMB     ELJ0 
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9119  FHB          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          

Note: The effective withdrawal date for PCIe LP 2-Port 1GbE SX Adapter (feature 5274) has been updated from March 31, 2018 to December 29, 2017, on the following withdrawn models: 8202-E4D, 8205-E6D, 8231-E1D, 8231-E2D, 8246-L1D, 8246-L1T, 8246-L2D, 8246-L2T, and 8268-E1D. This is in order to support the last time buy (LTB).

Effective January 26, 2018

Feature conversion withdrawals

From    From      To        To      To    
type    feature   feature   type    model 
 
9119    7994      7971      9119    595   

Effective March 31, 2018

Feature conversion withdrawals

From    From      To        To      To    
type    feature   feature   type    model 
 
8408    7566      1817      8408    E8D   
9109    7566      1817      9109    RMD   
9117    7566      1817      9117    MMD   
9179    7566      1817      9179    MHD   
8408    7550      1818      8408    E8D   
8412    7550      1818      8412    EAD   
9109    7550      1818      9109    RMD   
9117    7550      1818      9117    MMD   
9179    7550      1818      9179    MHD   
8408    1926      1927      8408    E8D   
9109    1926      1927      9109    RMD   
9117    1926      1927      9117    MMD   
9179    1926      1927      9179    MHD   
8408    1928      1929      8408    E8D   
8412    1928      1929      8412    EAD   
9109    1928      1929      9109    RMD   
9117    1928      1929      9117    MMD   
9179    1928      1929      9179    MHD   
9179    1879      1948      9179    MHD   
8202    1880      1953      8202    E4D   
8205    1880      1953      8205    E6D   
8231    1880      1953      8231    E1D   
8231    1880      1953      8231    E2D   
8268    1880      1953      8268    E1D   
8408    1880      1953      8408    E8D   
8412    1880      1953      8412    EAD   
9109    1880      1953      9109    RMD   
9117    1880      1953      9117    MMD   
9179    1880      1953      9179    MHD   
8202    1916      1962      8202    E4D   
8205    1916      1962      8205    E6D   
8231    1916      1962      8231    E1D   
8231    1916      1962      8231    E2D   
8268    1916      1962      8268    E1D   
8408    1916      1962      8408    E8D   
9109    1916      1962      9109    RMD   
9117    1916      1962      9117    MMD   
9179    1916      1962      9179    MHD   
8202    1790      1964      8202    E4D   
8205    1790      1964      8205    E6D   
8231    1790      1964      8231    E1D   
8231    1790      1964      8231    E2D   
8268    1790      1964      8268    E1D   
8408    1790      1964      8408    E8D   
8412    1790      1964      8412    EAD   
9109    1790      1964      9109    RMD   
9117    1790      1964      9117    MMD   
9179    1790      1964      9179    MHD   
9117    EQD0      EQD2      9117    MMD   
9179    EQD0      EQD2      9179    MHD   
9117    EQD1      EQD3      9117    MMD   
9179    EQD1      EQD3      9179    MHD   
9117    EQDJ      EQDN      9117    MMD   
9179    EQDJ      EQDN      9179    MHD   
8412    EQDK      EQDP      8412    EAD   
9117    EQDK      EQDP      9117    MMD   
9179    EQDK      EQDP      9179    MHD   
8202    ESD0      ESD2      8202    E4D   
8205    ESD0      ESD2      8205    E6D   
8231    ESD0      ESD2      8231    E1D   
8231    ESD0      ESD2      8231    E2D   
8268    ESD0      ESD2      8268    E1D   
8408    ESD0      ESD2      8408    E8D   
9109    ESD0      ESD2      9109    RMD   
9117    ESD0      ESD2      9117    MMD   
9179    ESD0      ESD2      9179    MHD   
8202    ESD1      ESD3      8202    E4D   
8205    ESD1      ESD3      8205    E6D   
8231    ESD1      ESD3      8231    E1D   
8231    ESD1      ESD3      8231    E2D   
8268    ESD1      ESD3      8268    E1D   
8408    ESD1      ESD3      8408    E8D   
8412    ESD1      ESD3      8412    EAD   
9109    ESD1      ESD3      9109    RMD   
9117    ESD1      ESD3      9117    MMD   
9179    ESD1      ESD3      9179    MHD   
8202    ESDJ      ESDN      8202    E4D   
8205    ESDJ      ESDN      8205    E6D   
8231    ESDJ      ESDN      8231    E1D   
8231    ESDJ      ESDN      8231    E2D   
8268    ESDJ      ESDN      8268    E1D   
8408    ESDJ      ESDN      8408    E8D   
9109    ESDJ      ESDN      9109    RMD   
9117    ESDJ      ESDN      9117    MMD   
9179    ESDJ      ESDN      9179    MHD   
8202    ESDK      ESDP      8202    E4D   
8205    ESDK      ESDP      8205    E6D   
8231    ESDK      ESDP      8231    E1D   
8231    ESDK      ESDP      8231    E2D   
8268    ESDK      ESDP      8268    E1D   
8408    ESDK      ESDP      8408    E8D   
8412    ESDK      ESDP      8412    EAD   
9109    ESDK      ESDP      9109    RMD   
9117    ESDK      ESDP      9117    MMD   
9179    ESDK      ESDP      9179    MHD   


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