Hardware withdrawal: IBM Scale Out Network Attached Storage Models 2851-SI1 and 2851-SS1 - Replacements availableIBM Asia Pacific Withdrawal Announcement WG11-0029
May 9, 2011
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Effective July 1, 2011, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the following models:
Machine Model Description type number IBM System Storage® SONAS 2851 SI1 Interface Node IBM System Storage SONAS 2851 SS1 Storage Node
On or after the effective date of withdrawal, you can no longer order these products directly from IBM.
For new orders, the customer requested arrival date (CRAD) can be no later than July 29, 2011. You can obtain these products on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners and IBM Personal Computer Distributors.
If you have a continuing need for this machine/model type, visit the IBM Certified Used website to check on availability or utilize 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 further information, visit
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Machine Model Description type number IBM System Storage SONAS Interface Node 2851 SI1 IBM System Storage SONAS Storage Node 2851 SS1
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Withdrawn product Replacement feature IBM System Storage SONAS IBM System Storage SONAS Interface Node (2851-SI1) Interface Node (2851-SI2) IBM System Storage SONAS IBM System Storage SONAS Storage Node (2851-SS1) Storage Node (2851-SS2)
For additional information on the replacement models, refer to Hardware Announcement AG11-0070, dated May 09, 2011.
For additional information on withdrawn models, refer to Hardware Announcement AG10-0036, dated February 09, 2010.
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Country/region Announced AP IOT ASEAN* Yes India/South Asia** Yes Australia Yes People's Republic of China Yes Hong Kong S.A.R of the PRC Yes Macao S.A.R of the PRC Yes Taiwan Yes Korea Yes New Zealand Yes Japan IOT Japan Yes * Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam **Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Nepal, and Afghanistan
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