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IBM 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridges Models 010, 011, 032, and 033 (Ultrium 4 800 GB) double the capacity of the previous generation of IBM LTO Ultrium cartridges

IBM United States Hardware Announcement 107-228
May 8, 2007

 

 ENUS107228.PDF (30KB)

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TOC link At a glance TOC link Publications
TOC link Overview TOC link Services
TOC link Key prerequisites TOC link Technical information
TOC link Planned availability date TOC link Terms and conditions
TOC link Description TOC link Prices
TOC link Product positioning TOC link Order now
TOC link Reference information  
 
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At a glance

You can order the IBM 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridges with the following features:

  • Pre-labeling, with the ability to specify a starting volume serial and color coding that helps save time and labor when adding new cartridges into your existing inventory
  • Packaged in individual jewel cases or bulk packaged
  • Cartridge memory, built into every data cartridge, that helps to enhance functionality and media reliability by storing access history and media performance information for use by the tape drive every time the cartridge is accessed
  • Half-inch particle tape with a 800 GB native physical capacity in a single cartridge

For ordering, contact:

Your IBM representative, an IBM Business Partner, or IBM Americas Call Centers at 800-IBM-CALL (Reference: YE001).
 
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Overview

The Ultrium 800 GB format tape cartridge, based on Linear Tape-Open (LTO) technology, has a native physical capacity of up to 800 GB (1,600 GB with 2:1 compression). The cartridges can be used in Ultrium 4 compatible tape drives.

You can choose from the following models of the IBM 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridges (Ultrium 4 800 GB) :

  • Model 010 — Labeled with starting volume serial information and optionally packed in individual jewel cases.
  • Model 011 — Packed in individual jewel cases with two non-attached blank labels.
  • Model 032 — Labeled with starting volume serial information and optionally packed in jewel cases, are designed to provide write-once, read-many (WORM) storage.
  • Model 033 — Packed in jewel cases with two non-attached blank labels, are also designed to provide WORM storage.

The Ultrium tape format is designed to provide high capacity and performance, together with exceptional reliability in either a standalone or an automated environment. The tape format uses a single-reel cartridge and is ideally suited for large volume backup, restore, and archive applications.
 
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Key prerequisites

This product is only for use on Ultrium 4 Tape Drives.


 
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Planned availability date

May 11, 2007
 
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Description

The 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridge provides the ability to order pre-labeled or bulk-packaged IBM Ultrium 800 GB Tape Cartridges, IBM Ultrium Cleaning Cartridges, and IBM Ultrium 800 GB Tape Cartridges for the IBM 3589.

The 3589 Models 010, 011, and Models 032 and 033 (write-once, read many (WORM) cartridges) double the tape cartridge capacity, up to 800 GB native physical capacity (1,600 GB with 2:1 compression), compared to Ultrium 3 WORM tape cartridges. These cartridges can be used in Ultrium 4 Tape Drives.

  • Model 010 — IBM Ultrium 800 GB Tape Cartridges in a 20-pack are labeled with starting volume serial information and, optionally, packed in individual jewel cases.
  • Model 011 — IBM Ultrium 800 GB Tape Cartridges in a 20-pack must be packed in individual jewel cases with two non-attached blank labels.
  • Model 032 — IBM Ultrium 800 GB WORM Tape Cartridges in a 20-pack are labeled with starting volume serial information and, optionally, packed in individual jewel cases.
  • Model 033 — IBM Ultrium 800 GB WORM Tape Cartridges in a 20-pack must be packed in individual jewel cases with two non-attached blank labels.

Features of the IBM Ultrium 800 GB Data Cartridge include:

  • 800 GB native physical capacity in a single compact cartridge.
  • Cartridge memory, built into every data cartridge helps enhance functionality and media reliability by storing access history and media performance information for use by the tape drive every time the cartridge is accessed.
  • Pre-labeling, with the ability to specify a starting volume serial number and color coding, helps save time and labor when adding new cartridges to your existing inventory.
  • Shipping without jewel cases unless otherwise specified, when pre-labeled cartridges are ordered.

Additional product information and deliverables can be found on the IBM TotalStorage® Storage media Web site at


 
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Product positioning

IBM offers a wide range of storage media products to support storage applications ranging from PC products to enterprise-wide mainframe libraries. The IBM 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridges are designed to provide capacity, performance, and reliability for midrange and network tape automated storage environments.

The IBM 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridges and the IBM LTO Cleaning Cartridge, for use in the Ultrium Tape Drives, can be purchased from IBM using feature numbers with the initial order of the machine. The 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridges provide a way for you to order these with a variety of customer-specified options in packaging and labeling. The intent of these options is to:

  • Help save the end user time and labor by pre-labeling cartridges when adding new cartridges into an existing inventory system
  • Allow bulk ordering to help save procurement time and expense

If you prefer to do your own labeling, the Model 011 (Ultrium 800 GB) and the Model 033 (Ultrium 8 GB WORM tape cartridges) provide a way to order bulk cartridges. To help save time and labor in labeling cartridges, Model 010 (Ultrium 800 GB) and Model 033 (Ultrium 800 GB WORM tape cartridges) are available to address all aspects of the your requirements for data cartridge labeling specifications.
 
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Reference information
  • IBM TotalStorage 3580 Tape Drive Models L43 and S43, Hardware Announcement 107-233 , dated April 24, 2007.

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).

BP Attachment for Announcement Letter 107-228

Trademarks

 
TotalStorage is a registered trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
Other company, product, and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

 
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Publications

No publications are shipped with the announced product.

The following publications are shipped with their respective products.

The publications listed below will also be available at the following Web site

                                                   Order
Title                                              number
 
IBM System Storage(TM) TS2340 Tape Drive           GC27-2103
 Models L43/S43 Setup, Operator, and
 Service Guide
 
IBM System Storage TS2340 Tape Drive               GC27-2104
 Models L43/S43 Quick Reference Card

The IBM Publications Center Portal

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, as well as payment options via credit card. A large number of publications are available online in various file formats, which can currently be downloaded free of charge.
 
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Services

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 visit

For details on available IBM Business Continuity and Recovery Services, contact your IBM representative or visit

For details on education offerings related to specific products, visit

Select your country, and then select the product as the category.
 
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Technical information

Specified operating environment

Physical specifications

  • Width: 105 mm (4.1 in)
  • Depth: 102 mm (4.0 in)
  • Height: 21 mm (.8 in)

Operating environment

  • Operating:
    • Temperature: 10° to 45°C
    • Relative humidity: 10% to 80% non-condensing
    • Maximum wet bulb temperature: 26°C
  • Short term storage:
    • Temperature: 16° to 35°C
    • Relative humidity: 20% to 80% non-condensing
    • Maximum wet bulb temperature: 26°C
  • Archival storage:
    • Temperature: 16° to 25°C
    • Relative humidity: 20% to 50% non-condensing
    • Maximum wet bulb temperature: 26°C
  • Shipping:
    • Temperature: -23° to 49°C
    • Relative humidity: 5% to 80% non-condensing
    • Maximum wet bulb temperature: 26°C

Hardware requirements

The 3589 provides labeled or unlabeled data cartridges for Ultrium Tape Drive products. The 3589 Models 010, 011, 032, and 033 are IBM Ultrium 800 GB Data Cartridges for use on the Ultrium 4 Tape Drives.

For unlabeled cartridges

Order Model 011, with the quantity specified by feature number 1120 (20 cartridges per feature ordered).

Order Model 033 (WORM cartridges), with the quantity specified by feature number 3320 (20 cartridges per feature ordered).

For labeled cartridges

Order Model 010, with the quantity specified by feature number 1020 (20 cartridges per feature ordered).

Order Model 032 (WORM cartridges), with the quantity specified by feature number 3220 (20 cartridges per feature ordered).

Note: The Jewel Case feature (#8000) is optional (on Models 010 and 032), but is recommended to protect media in transit.

For the label, also specify the following:

  • Alpha character label background options: Select either Color/Vibrant (#9022) or White (#9077) for the background for alpha characters in the VOLSER label.
  • Alpha character VOLSER color choices: If the Color/Vibrant feature (#9022) is selected, then any of ten background colors are available (#9003 to #9012) for the Alpha characters selected. The same background color will be on all the Alpha characters.
  • Starting VOLSER sequence number: The starting sequence number for labeled cartridges can be selected from the following:
    • 1st alphanumeric digit (0 to 9 and A to Z): #9100 (0) to #9135 (Z).
    • 2nd alphanumeric digit (0 to 9 and A to Z): #9200 (0) to #9235 (Z).
    • 3rd alphanumeric digit (0 to 9 and A to Z): #9300 (0) to #9335 (Z).
    • 4th numeric digit (0 to 9): #9400 (0) to #9409 (9).
    • 5th numeric digit (0 to 9): #9500 (0) to #9509 (9).
    • 6th numeric digit is set to 0.
    • 7th char of VOLSER is set to "L".
    • 8th char of VOLSER is set to "4".

Compatibility: The 3589 Ultrium Tape Cartridges Models 010, 011, 032, and 033 (Ultrium 4 800 GB) can only be used on Ultrium 4 Tape Drives.

Planning information

Cable orders: No cables required.

Supplies

For end users: IBM 3589 data media can be ordered directly through AAS using machine type 3589. Refer to the 3589 Sales Manual.

The part numbers for additional supplies are:

IBM part number        Supply item
 
95P4278                IBM LTO Ultrium 800 GB Data Cartridge

For information about IBM branded media, such as additional IBM LTO Ultrium data or cleaning cartridges, call 888-IBM-MEDIA (426-6334) in the U.S. or Canada, or refer to the following Web site

Security, auditability, and control

This product uses the security and auditability features of the host hardware, host software, and 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.
 
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Terms and conditions

IBM Global Financing: No

Warranty period: Five years

Warranty service

You can get assistance and arrange for a warranty product replacement with a phone call to one of the numbers listed under support at

Usage plan machine: No

IBM hourly service rate classification: When a type of service involves the exchange of a machine part, the replacement may not be new, but will be in good working order.

Field-installable features: No

Model conversions: No

Machine installation: Customer setup. Customers are responsible for installation according to the instructions IBM provides with the machine.

Graduated program license charges apply: No. This product does not contain Licensed Internal Code or Licensed Machine Code.
 
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Prices

The prices provided in this announcement are suggested retail prices for the U.S. only and are provided for your information only. Dealer prices may vary, and prices may also vary by country. Prices are subject to change without notice. For additional information and current prices, contact your local IBM representative.

Product charges

                                                                 Plant
                                  Machine       Feature Purchase inst
Description                       type    Model number  price    only
 
800 GB Ultrium Tape Cart Labeled  3589    010           $    0   Y
 
800 GB Ultrium Tape Cartridges    3589    011                0   Y
 
800 GB Ultrium Tape WORM          3589    032                0   Y
 Cartridges Labeled
800 GB Ultrium Tape WORM          3589    033                0   Y
 Cartridges
800 GB Label 20-pk                3589    010   1020     3,202   Y
 
800 GB 20-pk                      3589    011   1120     3,182   Y
 
800 GB WORM Label 20-pk           3589    032   3220     4,348   Y
 
800 GB WORM 20-pk                 3589    033   3320     4,328   Y
 
Jewel Case                       3589     010   8000         0   Y
Jewel Case                       3589     011   8000         0   Y
Jewel Case                       3589     032   8000         0   Y
Jewel Case                       3589     033   8000         0   Y
 
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- red        3589     010   9003        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- yellow     3589     010   9004        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- lt green   3589     010   9005        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- lt blue    3589     010   9006        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- gray       3589     010   9007        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- orange     3589     010   9008        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- pink       3589     010   9009        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- green      3589     010   9010        NC   Y
                                          032
Alpha prefix bkgrd --            3589     010   9011        NC   Y
 lt orange                                032
Alpha prefix bkgrd -- purple     3589     010   9012        NC   Y
                                          032
Label background:                3589     010   9022        NC   Y
 Color/Vibrant                            032
Label bkgrd:  White (no color)   3589     010   9077        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =0            3589     010   9100        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =1            3589     010   9101        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =2            3589     010   9102        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =3            3589     010   9103        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =4            3589     010   9104        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =5            3589     010   9105        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =6            3589     010   9106        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =7            3589     010   9107        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =8            3589     010   9108        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =9            3589     010   9109        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =A            3589     010   9110        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =B            3589     010   9111        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =C            3589     010   9112        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =D            3589     010   9113        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =E            3589     010   9114        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =F            3589     010   9115        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =G            3589     010   9116        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =H            3589     010   9117        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =I            3589     010   9118        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =J            3589     010   9119        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =K            3589     010   9120        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =L            3589     010   9121        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =M            3589     010   9122        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =N            3589     010   9123        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =O            3589     010   9124        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =P            3589     010   9125        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =Q            3589     010   9126        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =R            3589     010   9127        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =S            3589     010   9128        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =T            3589     010   9129        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =U            3589     010   9130        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =V            3589     010   9131        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =W            3589     010   9132        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =X            3589     010   9133        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =Y            3589     010   9134        NC   Y
                                          032
1st char of VOLSER =Z            3589     010   9135        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =0            3589     010   9200        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =1            3589     010   9201        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =2            3589     010   9202        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =3            3589     010   9203        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =4            3589     010   9204        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =5            3589     010   9205        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =6            3589     010   9206        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =7            3589     010   9207        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =8            3589     010   9208        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =9            3589     010   9209        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =A            3589     010   9210        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =B            3589     010   9211        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =C            3589     010   9212        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =D            3589     010   9213        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =E            3589     010   9214        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =F            3589     010   9215        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =G            3589     010   9216        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =H            3589     010   9217        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =I            3589     010   9218        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =J            3589     010   9219        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =K            3589     010   9220        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =L            3589     010   9221        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =M            3589     010   9222        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =N            3589     010   9223        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =O            3589     010   9224        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =P            3589     010   9225        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =Q            3589     010   9226        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =R            3589     010   9227        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =S            3589     010   9228        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =T            3589     010   9229        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =U            3589     010   9230        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =V            3589     010   9231        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =W            3589     010   9232        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =X            3589     010   9233        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =Y            3589     010   9234        NC   Y
                                          032
2nd char of VOLSER =Z            3589     010   9235        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =0            3589     010   9300        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =1            3589     010   9301        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =2            3589     010   9302        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =3            3589     010   9303        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =4            3589     010   9304        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =5            3589     010   9305        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =6            3589     010   9306        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =7            3589     010   9307        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =8            3589     010   9308        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =9            3589     010   9309        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =A            3589     010   9310        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =B            3589     010   9311        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =C            3589     010   9312        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =D            3589     010   9313        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =E            3589     010   9314        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =F            3589     010   9315        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =G            3589     010   9316        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =H            3589     010   9317        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =I            3589     010   9318        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =J            3589     010   9319        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =K            3589     010   9320        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =L            3589     010   9321        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =M            3589     010   9322        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =N            3589     010   9323        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =O            3589     010   9324        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =P            3589     010   9325        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =Q            3589     010   9326        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =R            3589     010   9327        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =S            3589     010   9328        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =T            3589     010   9329        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =U            3589     010   9330        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =V            3589     010   9331        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =W            3589     010   9332        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =X            3589     010   9333        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =Y            3589     010   9334        NC   Y
                                          032
3rd char of VOLSER =Z            3589     010   9335        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =0            3589     010   9400        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =1            3589     010   9401        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =2            3589     010   9402        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =3            3589     010   9403        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =4            3589     010   9404        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =5            3589     010   9405        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =6            3589     010   9406        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =7            3589     010   9407        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =8            3589     010   9408        NC   Y
                                          032
4th char of VOLSER =9            3589     010   9409        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =0            3589     010   9500        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =1            3589     010   9501        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =2            3589     010   9502        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =3            3589     010   9503        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =4            3589     010   9504        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =5            3589     010   9505        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =6            3589     010   9506        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =7            3589     010   9507        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =8            3589     010   9508        NC   Y
                                          032
5th char of VOLSER =9            3589     010   9509        NC   Y
                                          032
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Trademarks

 
System Storage is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
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