IBM SAN Volume Controller and the IBM Storwize family offer new drive capacity options

IBM United States Hardware Announcement 118-039
May 8, 2018

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OverviewOverviewPublicationsPublications
Key prerequisitesKey prerequisitesTechnical informationTechnical information
Planned availability datePlanned availability dateTerms and conditionsTerms and conditions
DescriptionDescriptionPricesPrices
Product numberProduct number


Overview

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IBM® SAN Volume Controller (SVC), FlashSystem V9000, and the IBM Storwize® family offer a new 12 TB 7.2K rpm 3.5-inch SAS HDD option to extend capacity.



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Key prerequisites

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All features in this announcement require IBM Spectrum Virtualize™ V7.8.1, or later for operation.

For a comprehensive list of supported environments, devices, and configurations, go to the IBM System Storage® Interoperation Center (SSIC) website.



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Planned availability date

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June 8, 2018



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Description

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Support for these 12 TB 7.2K rpm 3.5-inch SAS HDDs will deliver extended capacity ranges to SVC, the Storwize family, and FlashSystem V9000.

Accessibility by people with disabilities

A US Section 508 Accessibility Compliance Report containing details on accessibility compliance can be found on the Product accessibility information website.



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Reference information

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Storwize family product information is available on the IBM Storwize family website.



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Product number

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The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 2076, 2077, 2078, 2145, 2147, 9846, and 9848 machine types:

Description Machine type Model Feature
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2076 12F AHD7
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2076 92F AH7A
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2077 112 AC3D
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2077 12F AC3D
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2077 212 AC3D
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2077 312 AC3D
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2077 92F ACPA
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2078 112 AC3D
OEM Bulk option AHLD 2078 112 AHLD
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2078 12F AC3D
OEM Bulk option AHLD 2078 12F AHLD
OEM Bulk Option AHMD 2078 12F AHMD
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2078 212 AC3D
OEM Bulk option AHLD 2078 212 AHLD
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2078 312 AC3D
OEM Bulk Option AHMD 2078 312 AHMD
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2078 92F ACPA
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2145 12F AH34
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2145 92F AH7A
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2147 12F AH34
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 2147 92F AH7A
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 9846 12F AH34
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 9846 92F AH7A
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 9848 12F AH34
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 9848 92F AH7A



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Business Partner information

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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 IBMid).

BP Attachment for Announcement Letter 118-039


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Publications

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No publications are shipped with these options. See the publications that shipped with your base system for information.

Product documentation is available in IBM Knowledge Center.

IBM Knowledge Center provides you with a single point of reference where you can access product documentation for IBM systems hardware, operating systems, and server software. Through a consistent framework, you can efficiently find information and personalize your access by going to IBM Knowledge Center for all your product information needs.

To access the IBM Publications Center Portal, go to the IBM Publications Center website.

The Publications Center is a worldwide central repository for IBM product publications and marketing material with a catalog of 70,000 items. Extensive search facilities are provided. A large number of publications are available online in various file formats, which can currently be downloaded.



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Services

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IBM Systems Lab Services

IBM Systems Lab Services offers a wide array of services available for your enterprise. It brings expertise on the latest technologies from the IBM development community and can help with your most difficult technical challenges.

IBM Systems Lab Services exists to help you successfully implement emerging technologies so as to accelerate your return on investment and improve your satisfaction with your IBM systems and solutions. Services examples include initial implementation, integration, migration, and skills transfer on IBM systems solution capabilities and recommended practices. IBM Systems Lab Services is one of the service organizations of IBM's world-renowned IBM Systems Group development labs.

For details on available services, contact your IBM representative or go to the Lab Services website.

Global Technology Services

IBM services include business consulting, outsourcing, hosting services, applications, and other technology management.

These services help you learn about, plan, install, manage, or optimize your IT infrastructure to be an on-demand business. They can help you integrate your high-speed networks, storage systems, application servers, wireless protocols, and an array of platforms, middleware, and communications software for IBM and many non-IBM offerings. IBM is your one-stop shop for IT support needs.

For details on available services, contact your IBM representative or go to the IBM Global Technology Services® website.

For details on available IBM Business Continuity and Recovery Services, contact your IBM representative or go to the Resiliency Services website.

Details on education offerings related to specific products can be found on the IBM authorized training website.



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Technical information

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Specified operating environment

Software requirements

The 12 TB 3.5-inch 7.2K RPM HDD requires IBM Spectrum Virtualize V7.8.1, or later, for operation.

Planning information

Customer responsibilities

Physical configuration and installation planning, along with machine installation and configuration, are customer responsibilities.

You are responsible for downloading or obtaining from IBM, and installing designated Machine Code (microcode, basic input/output system code (called BIOS), utility programs, device drivers, and diagnostics delivered with an IBM machine) and other software updates in a timely manner from an IBM internet website or from other electronic media, and following the instructions that IBM provides. You may request IBM to install Machine Code changes; however, you may be charged for that service.

Cable orders

No cables are required.

Security, auditability, and control

This product uses the security and auditability features of the preloaded application software.

The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communications facilities.

IBM Systems Lab Services

For details on available services, contact your IBM representative or go to the Lab Services website.



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Terms and conditions

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MES discount applicable

No


Field installable feature

Yes


Warranty period

Three years:

  • Machine type 2076
  • Machine type 2078
  • Machine type 2147
  • Machine type 9848

One year:

  • Machine type 2077
  • Machine type 2145
  • Machine type 9846

To obtain copies of the IBM Statement of Limited Warranty, contact your reseller or IBM. An IBM part or feature installed during the initial installation of an IBM machine is subject to the full warranty period specified by IBM. An IBM part or feature that replaces a previously installed part or feature assumes the remainder of the warranty period for the replaced part or feature. An IBM part or feature added to a machine without replacing a previously installed part or feature is subject to a full warranty. Unless specified otherwise, the warranty period, type of warranty service, and service level of a part or feature are the same as those for the machine in which it is installed.


Customer setup

  • Machine type 2076: Yes
  • Machine type 2077: Yes
  • Machine type 2078: Yes
  • Machine type 2147: No
  • Machine type 2145: No
  • Machine type 9846 : No
  • Machine type 9848 : No


Machine code

Machine type 2145 (SVC): Same license terms and conditions as designated machine.

Machine type 2147 (SVC): Same license terms and conditions as designated machine



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Prices

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The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 2076 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 12F AHD7 Both Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 92F AH7A Both Yes No

The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 2077 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 112 AC3D Both Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 12F AC3D Both Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 212 AC3D Both Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 312 AC3D Both Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 92F ACPA Both Yes No

The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 2078 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 112 AC3D Both Yes No
OEM Bulk option AHLD 112 AHLD MES Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 12F AC3D Both Yes No
OEM Bulk option AHLD 12F AHLD MES Yes No
OEM Bulk Option AHMD 12F AHMD MES Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 212 AC3D Both Yes No
OEM Bulk option AHLD 212 AHLD MES Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 312 AC3D Both Yes No
OEM Bulk Option AHMD 312 AHMD MES Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 92F ACPA Both Yes No

The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 2145 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 12F AH34 Both Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 92F AH7A Both Yes No

The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 2147 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 12F AH34 Both Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 92F AH7A Both Yes No

The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 9846 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 12F AH34 Initial Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 92F AH7A Both Yes No

The following are newly announced features on the specified models of the IBM System Storage 9848 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 12F AH34 Initial Yes No
12TB 7.2K 3.5 Inch NL HDD 92F AH7A Both Yes No

CSU = Customer setup

RP MES = Returnable parts MES

Trademarks

IBM Spectrum Virtualize is a trademark of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

IBM, Storwize, System Storage, Global Technology Services and PartnerWorld 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.

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