IBM United States
Withdrawal Announcement 903-128
June 24, 2003

Hardware Withdrawal: IBM eServer pSeries and RS/6000 Machine Types, Models, and Features — Replacements Available

 ENUS903-128.PDF (9KB)


Overview

Effective September 12, 2003, IBM will withdraw from marketing the pSeries™ and RS/6000® machine types, models, and features listed in the Product Withdrawals section.

After October 10, 2003, you can no longer obtain these features directly from IBM or an IBM Authorized Distributor.

You can obtain the product on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners.

Replacement Product Information

Withdrawn Product                  Replacement Product
 
7025-6F0                           7028-6E4/6C4
7025-6F1                           7028-6E4/6C4, 7038-6M2
7026-6H0                           7028-6C4
7026-6H1                           7028-6C4, 7038-6M2
7026-6M1                           7038-6M2
7044-270                           7029-6E3

Product Withdrawals

The following RS/6000 or pSeries machine types/models are being withdrawn:

                                             Machine
                                             Type/
Description                                  Model
 
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7025-6F0
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7025-6F1
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7026-6H0
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7026-6H1
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7044-270
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7046-B50
 
Model Conversion 7026-6H1 to 6M1
 
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7026-6M1
 
Model Conversion 7043-260 to 270
 
RS/6000 or pSeries                           7043-270

The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the RS/6000 or pSeries machine types:

                                             Machine
                                             Type/            Feature
Description                                  Model            Number
 
Entitlement Feature For Express
 Configuration pSeries 660
  200M                                       7026-6M1         8040
  400M                                       7026-6M1         8041
  600M                                       7026-6M1         8042
  800M                                       7026-6M1         8043
 
2-way 750 MHz RS64 IV                        7026-6M1         8044
 Processor Card, Express
 Configuration, Factory Only
 
4-way 750 MHz RS64 IV                        7026-6M1         8045
 Processor Card, Express
 Configuration, Factory Only
 
2048 MB (8 x 256MB) DIMMs,                   7026-6M1         8046
 Express Configuration,
 Factory Only
 
4096 MB (8 x 512 MB) DIMMs,                  7026-6M1         8047
 Express Configuration,
 Factory Only
 
512 MB (2 x 256 MB) DIMMs,                   7025-6F0         8061
 Express Configuration,                      7025-6F1
 Factory Only                                7026-6H0
                                             7026-6H1
 
1024 MB (2 x 512 MB) DIMMs,                  7025-6F0         8062
 Express Configuration,                      7025-6F1
 Factory Only                                7026-6H0
                                             7026-6H1
 
2048 MB (2 x 1024 MB) DIMMs,                 7025-6F1         8063
 Express Configuration,                      7026-6H1
 Factory Only
 
                                             Machine
                                             Type/            Feature
Description                                  Model            Number
 
2-way 600 MHz RS64 IV                        7025-6F0         8064
 Processor Card, Express                     7025-6F1
 Configuration, Factory Only                 7026-6H0
                                             7026-6H1
 
4-way 600 MHz RS64 IV                        7025-6F0         8065
 Processor Card, Express                     7025-6F1
 Configuration, Factory Only                 7026-6H0
                                             7026-6H1
2-way 750 MHz RS64 IV                        7025-6F0         8066
 Processor Card, Express                     7025-6F1
 Configuration, Factory Only                 7026-6H0
                                             7026-6H1
 
4-way 750 MHz RS64 IV                        7025-6F0         8067
 Processor Card, Express                     7025-6F1
 Configuration, Factory Only                 7026-6H0
                                             7026-6H1
 
6-way 750 MHz RS64 IV                        7025-6F1         8068
 Processor Card, Express                     7026-6H1
 Configuration, Factory Only
 
Express Configuration --
 pSeries 620
  200F                                       7025-6F0         8069
                                             7025-6F1
  400F                                       7025-6F0         8070
                                             7025-6F1
  250F                                       7025-6F0         8071
                                             7025-6F1
 
  450F                                       7025-6F0         8072
                                             7025-6F1
 
  650F                                       7025-6F1         8073
Express Configuration --
 pSeries 660
  200H                                       7026-6H0         8074
                                             7026-6H1
  400H                                       7026-6H0         8075
                                             7026-6H1
  250H                                       7026-6H0         8076
                                             7026-6H1
  450H                                       7026-6H0         8077
                                             7026-6H1
  650H                                       7026-6H1         8078

Trademarks

 
The e-business logo and pSeries are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
RS/6000 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.