Hardware withdrawal: Selected IBM System x options and featuresIBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 913-018
January 15, 2013
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Effective January 15, 2013, IBM® will withdraw the following products from marketing. After this date, you can no longer obtain these products directly from IBM . You can obtain these products through authorized remarketers or IBM-authorized System x® and BladeCenter® dealers while supplies last.
These products, while no longer marketed by IBM , may continue to be available from authorized Option Continuation Program (OCP) resellers. For details on this program, visit
These products may be obtained on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners, resellers, or distributors.
If you have a continuing need for these options, visit our IBM Certified Used Equipment website to check on availability or utilize our "request a quote" to communicate your specific requirements. IBM Certified Used Equipment has the largest inventory of used IBM systems that are refurbished, tested, and warranted for a minimum of 90 days. For more information, visit
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The following features/options are being withdrawn for machine type 0448 Model HC4:
Feature Part Description number number Cyclades ACS48 Terminal Server 1175 0448011
The following feature/options are being withdrawn for machine type 8767 Model HC1:
Feature Part Description number number HH Tape Enclosure 2287 8767HHX HH Tape Enclosure, No Power Cord A2GY 8767HNX
The following feature/option is being withdrawn for machine type 3331 Model HC1:
Feature Part Description number number QLogic 4Gb Fibre Channel Expansion Card (CFFv) 2970 41Y8527 for IBM BladeCenter
The following feature is being withdrawn for machine types 7870, 7871, and 8038 Models AC1 and MC1:
Feature Description number Emulex 10GbE Virtual Fabric Adapter Advanced for 2435 for IBM BladeCenter
For additional information, contact your IBM representative, IBM Business Partner, or consult the IBM Sales Manual for the most current information regarding IBM products.
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Withdrawn Replacement part part Description number number Cyclades ACS48 Terminal Server 0448011 None HH Tape Enclosure 8767HHX None HH Tape Enclosure, No Power Cord 8767HNX None QLogic 4Gb Fibre Channel Expansion Card (CFFv) 41Y8527 None for IBM BladeCenter
Contact your IBM representative, IBM Business Partner, or consult the IBM Sales Manual for the most current information regarding IBM products.
Business Partner information
If you are a Direct Reseller - System Reseller acquiring products from IBM, you may link directly to Business Partner information for this announcement. A PartnerWorld ID and password are required (use IBM ID).
IBM Certified Used Equipment is a trademark of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.
IBM, System x and BladeCenter are registered trademarks of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.
For the most current information regarding IBM products, consult your IBM representative or reseller, or visit the IBM worldwide contacts page