IBM System Storage V3700 Advanced Function offering
Announcement Letter Number 313-094
September 26, 2013
IBM® Storwize® V3700 advanced functions provide enterprise class capabilities. With this offer, End Users can utilize these functions more affordably.
IBM Storwize Turbo performance potentially increases system maximum IOPS by 50 percent and maximum throughput by 100 percent.
IBM Storwize V3700 FlashCopy® upgrade extends the basic standard 64 point-in-time FlashCopy targets to a maximum of 2,040 targets.
IBM Storwize V3700 Fiber Channel (FC) Remote Mirroring delivers replication either synchronously or asynchronously over distances between V3700 systems, IBM System Storage® SAN Volume Controller (SVC), or other members of the Storwize family. The metro or global Remote Mirroring capability is used as failover in disaster recovery and for remote copy over distances.
IBM System Storage Easy Tier® enhances use of Solid State disks by providing automatic migration of frequently accessed data elements to flash storage delivering better performance while controlling costs.
If you acquire an eligible new IBM Storwize V3700 minimum configuration, you can receive one of the following eligible new advanced functions at no additional charge:
In order to qualify, the eligible IBM Storwize V3700 and eligible advanced function must be ordered at the same time.
If your acquisition includes more than one eligible advanced function, you will receive the advanced function with the highest IBM List Price at no additional charge.
U.S. Public Sector entities are not eligible to participate.
For a description of the eligible V3700 minimum configuration and advanced functions, refer to the Qualifying/Eligible products section.
Questions about this offering should be directed to Nancy Bearry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Start and/or end dates
Orders for the eligible products must be received by IBM on or after September 26, 2013. This offering is featured at the following websites:
Where is it available?
This offering is not available in the IBM - Caribbean North District.
Eligible V3700 minimum configuration
Machine Part Type/ Description number* Model* Qty V3700 LFF Dual Control 2072L2C or 2072-12C or 1 V3700 SFF Dual Control 2072S2C 2072-24C
- AND -
HDD/SSD minimum quantity of 12 in any combination of the following:
Part Feature Minimum number number quantity 900GB 10K 3.5 HDD 00AR112 or ACKJ or 12 1.2TB 10K 3.5 HDD 00AR113 or ACKK or 300GB 15K 3.5 HDD 00AR114 or ACKS or 2TB 7.2K 3.5 NL HDD 00Y2471 or ACKA or 3TB 7.2K 3.5 NL HDD 00Y2473 or ACKB or 4TB 7.2K 3.5 NL HDD 00Y2475 or ACKC or 146GB 15K 2.5 HDD 00Y2497 or ACLA or 300GB 15K 2.5 HDD 00Y2499 or ACLB or 300GB 10K 2.5 HDD 00Y2501 or ACLJ or 600GB 10K 2.5 HDD 00Y2503 or ACLK or 900GB 10K 2.5 HDD 00Y2505 or ACLL or 1.2TB 10K 2.5 HDD 00Y2507 or ACLM or 500GB 7.2K 2.5 NL HDD 00Y2509 or ACLS or 1TB 7.2K 2.5 NL HDD 00Y2511 or ACLT or 200GB 2.5 SAS SSD 00Y2518 or ACMA or 400GB 2.5 SAS SSD 00Y2520 ACMB
Eligible V3700 Advanced Function
Part Feature IBM List Price Description number number Qty U.S. Canada Discount** Turbo Performance 00Y2481 ACFA 1 $6,850 $7,084 100% or FlashCopy 00Y2483 ACFE 2,999 3,094 100% or Remote Mirroring 00Y2485 ACFJ 8,499 8,764 100% or Easy Tier 00Y2487 ACFN 3,999 4,124 100%
* SEO part numbers are to be used for stand-alone orders. Machine type /Model/ Feature numbers are to be used for Configure to Order machines.
** If the order includes more than one eligible advanced function, the 100% discount will be applied to the advanced function with the highest IBM List Price.
In Canada, you are responsible for all applicable taxes such as Goods and Services Tax (GST), Harmonized Sales Tax (HST), Provincial Sales Tax (PST), and Quebec Sales Tax (QST).
IBM reserves the right to modify or withdraw this offering at any time.
This offering is subject to the terms and conditions of any applicable Agreements.
IBM Global Financing
Financing may be available. Refer to one of the following IBM Global Financing websites at:
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Can this offer be combined?
This offering can be combined with other applicable IBM discounts, rebates or allowances on the eligible products.
IBM - Caribbean North District information
To determine if a country/region is part of the IBM - Caribbean North District, refer to the ibm.com country/region homepage at:
and select Country/region.
Business Partner information
IBM Business Partner - Distributors; IBM Business Partner - Solution Providers and Resellers who acquire products from IBM; IBM Business Partner - Solution Providers and Resellers who acquire products from IBM Business Partner - Distributors; and IBM Business Partner - Systems Integrators may access information for the corresponding Business Partner offer. Due to participation eligibility, Business Partners may not be able to view every offer. PartnerWorld® ID and password required (use IBM ID).
Business Partner Announcement Letter 513-397
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