IBM United States
Withdrawal Announcement 903-142
July 22, 2003

Hardware withdrawal: Selected IBM RS/6000 SP models and features — Replacements available

 ENUS903-142.PDF (14KB)


Overview

Effective December 31, 2003, IBM will withdraw from marketing the products listed in the Product withdrawals section. On or after the effective date of withdrawal, you can no longer order these products directly from IBM or an IBM Authorized Distributor. You can obtain the products on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners.

Replacement product information

SP(TM) withdrawn product      SP replacement product
 
Machine      Feature          Machine        Feature
type/model   number           type/model     number
 
9076-555                      9076-556
9076-557                      9076-558
9076-550     2032             9076-556       2034
9076-550     2033             9076-556       2035

Product withdrawals

The following RS/6000® SP 9076 models will be withdrawn:

                      Machine
                      type/
Description           model
 
RS/6000 SP            9076-555
                      9076-557

The following features will be withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM 9076 machine types:

                                                       Feature
Description                                            number
 
Machine type 9076, all models
 
EXPAN FRAME 1-135 MHZ WN                               1007
EXPAN FRAME 2-120 MHZ TN                               1008
EXP FRAME-604E HIGH NODE                               1009
135 MHZ EXP FR-HIGH/WIDE ON                            1017
604E EXP FRAME HIGH/WIDE                               1019
SHRT EXPAN FRAME 1-135 MHZ                             1027
SHRT EXPAN FRAME 1-120 MHZ                             1028
SHORT EXP FRAME604E HIGH NODE                          1029
EXP FRAME-160 MHZ TN                                   1032
SHORT EXP FRAME-160 MHZ TN                             1052
N+1 PWR FOR SP SWITCH-8                                1212
N+1 5.0KW POWER BOOK SHORT                             1213
F/W INTERNAL ADAPT CBL                                 1240
F/W SCSI INTERN PCI ADAPT                              1241
SCSI DISK STORAGE JUMPER                               1243
HACWS FEATURE                                          1245
TALL-EXP.FRAME W.10.5KW,3P                             1555
CUSTOM QUICKSHIP                                       1748
SP SWITCH EXPANSION FRAME                              2031
SP SWITCH2 FRAME                                       2032
2-PLANE SUPPORT FOR FC 2032                            2033
PCI SCSI ADAPTR 16BIT DIFF                             2114
ENHANCED SCSI-2 DIFF F/W A                             2412
SCSI-2 F/W ADAPTER /A                                  2415
0.6M 16-BIT SCSI-2 SYS CBL                             2424
2.5M 16BIT SCSI 2 SYS-SYS                              2425
LC-SC FIBRE CHANNEL CONV C                             2456
MULTIPROTO BUSMASTER ADPT                              2700
V.35 CABLE OPTION MULTIPRO                             2702
MULTIPRO ATT CBL-X.21                                  2704
4-PT MULTIPRO INTRF CABLE                              2705
MUL ATT CB-EIA232/V.24                                 2706
ARTIC960HX 4PRT T1 RJ45 CA                             2709
ARTIC960HX 4PRT E1 RJ45 CA                             2710
FDDI SINGLE RING SAS ADAPT                             2724
SHORT WAVE SER. HIPPI PCI                              2732
SYSKONNECT SKNT FDDILP SAS                             2741
SYSKONNECT SKNT FDDILP DAS                             2742
SYSKONNECT SKNT FDDIUP SAS                             2743
S/390(R) ESCON(R) CHANNEL PCI AD                       2751
BLOCK MULTIPLEXCHANNEL ADA                             2755
ARTIC960HX 4PRT EIA(TM)-232 CA                         2861
ARTIC960HX 4PRT RS449 CABL                             2862
ARTIC960HX 4PRT X.21 CABLE                             2863
ARTIC960HX 4PRT V.35(DTE)                              2864
ARTIC960HX 4PRT EIA-530 CA                             2865
ARTIC960RXD T1 100 OHM 3M                              2871
ARTIC960RXD T1 100 OHM 15                              2872
ARTIC960RXD E1 120 OHM 3M                              2873
ARTIC960RXD E1 120 OHM 7.                              2874
ARTIC960RXD E1 GRND 1.8M                               2875
ARTIC960RXD E1 UNGRND1.8M                              2876
ARTIC960RXD DTA H.100 4DRP                             2877
18.2 GB ULTRSCSI 1.6IN DISK                            2918
 
                                                       Feature
Description                                            number
 
8 PORT ASY ADP EIA-232                                 2930
ASYNC TERMINAL PRINTER CA                              2934
ASYNC CABLE EIA-232/V.24                               2936
8-P.ASYNCH.ADAP EIA-232/RS                             2943
128PORT ASYNC CONTRLR PC                               2944
TURBOWAYS(R) 622 PCI MMF ATM                           2946
ARTIC960HX 4PRT SELECTABLE                             2947
2-PORT CABLE, V.24/EIA-232                             2951
2-PORT CABLE, V.35                                     2952
2-PORT CABLE, V.36/EIA-449                             2953
2-PORT CABLE, X.21                                     2954
X.25 COPROCESS/2                                       2960
PCI 2-PORT MULTIPROTOCOL A                             2962
GIGABIT ETHERNT SX PCI ADA                             2969
10/100/1000 BASE-T ETH.PCI                             2975
X.25 ATTACH CABLE-X.21                                 2976
X.25 ATTACH CABLE-V.24                                 2977
X.25 ATTACH CABLE-V.35                                 2978
ETHERNET LAN ADAPTER                                   2980
PCI E'NET BNC/RJ-45 ADAP                               2985
ETHERNET 10/100 MBPS UTP M                             2994
MULTIPORT INTERFACE CABLE                              2995
SERIAL TO SERIAL PORT CAB                              3124
SERIAL TO SERIAL PORT CAB                              3125
SP EXPANSION I/O UNIT CABL                             3126
SP EXPANSION I/O UNIT CAB.                             3127
36.4 GB ULT-SCSI 10K DISK P                            3820
36.4 GB 10K ULT SCSI DISK P                            3821
73.4 GB 10K RPM U3 SCSI DDR                            3844
REDUNDANT POWER 3 PH-4X3.5                             3889
REDUNDANT POWER 1 PH-4X3.5                             3890
SWITCH-8 NODE                                          4008
SP SWITCH                                              4011
SP SWITCH MX2 ADAPTER                                  4023
64 MB S5 MEMORY CARD                                   4077
128 MB S6 MEMORY CARD                                  4088
256 MB S6 MEMORY CARD                                  4089
MEMORY EXP FEAT (16 POS) L                             4098
1 GB MEMORY (2 X 512 MB DI                             4100
256 MB (2 X 128) DIMMS                                 4110
512 (2 X 256 MB) DIMM                                  4119
1 GB (8 X 128 MB) DIMMS                                4133
2 GB (8 X 256 MB DIMM)                                 4134
ETHERNET 10BASET TRANSCEIV                             4224
PROCESSOR,4W,POWER3(TM)-II,375                         4350
H-100 BUS 8 POSITION CABLE                             4353
2 GB MEMORY (16 X 128 MB)                              4402
3 GB MEMORY (24 X 128 MB)                              4403
4 GB MEMORY (32 X 128 MB)                              4404
4 GB MEMORY (16 X 256 MB)                              4412
6 GB MEMORY (24 X 256 MB)                              4413
8 GB MEMORY (32 X 256 MB)                              4414
4 GB MEMORY (8 X 512 MB DI                             4421
8 GB MEMORY (16 X 512 MB D                             4422
12 GB MEMORY (24 X 512 MB                              4423
16 GB MEMORY (32 X 512 MB                              4424
375 MHZ 2W POWER3-II PROCES                            4444
2W 450 MHZ POWER3-II PROC.                             4445
MEMORY EXPANSION FEATURE 3                             4880
4P. 10/100 BASETX ETHERN.                              4951
64BIT/66MHZ PCI ATM 155 UT                             4953
64BIT/66MHZ PCI ATM 155 MM                             4957
TOKEN RING PCI ADAPTER                                 4959
IBM E-BUSINESS CRYPTO ACCE                             4960
10/100 MBPS ETHERNET PCI A                             4962
PCI CRYPTOGR. COPROCESSOR                              4963
PCI DUAL CHANNEL ULTRA3 SC                             6203
PCI UNIVER DIFF ULT SCSI A                             6204
PCI S.-ENDED ULTRA SCSI AD                             6206
PCI DIFF. ULTRA SCSI ADAPT                             6207
GIGABIT FIBRE CHANNEL ADAP                             6228
 
                                                       Feature
Description                                            number
 
ADVANCED SERIALRAID PLUS A                             6230
128 MB DRAM OPTION CARD                                6231
32 MB FAST-WRITE CACHE OPT.                            6235
ARTIC960RXD QUD DIGITALTRN                             6310
IBM ARTIC960RXF PCI ADAPTE                             6311
RT INTF CP PRTMSTR A 1 MB                              7006
RT INTF CP PRTMSTR A 2 MB                              7008
RT INTF CP 8 PRT 232 INT/A                             7042
RT INTF CP 6 PRT V.35 INT                              7046
RT INTF CP 6 PRT V.35 CABL                             7106
RT INTF CP 8 PRT CABLE                                 7108
128 PORT ASYNC CONTROLLER                              8128
16 PORT ASYNC 4.5M CONT CA                             8131
RJ-45 TO DB-25 CONTRLR CA                              8133
REMOTE ASYNC 16 PORT EIA 2                             8134
ENHNCD REMOTE ASYNC EIA                                8137
PDU UPDATE TO SEPBU 10KW                               8500
SEPBU 7KW UPGRD TO SEPBU 1                             8501
SEPBU 3.5 UPGRD TO SEPBU 1                             8502
SHORT EX.FRAME BASE PCI NO                             8600
TALL EXP.FRAME BASE PCI NO                             8650
EXTERNAL BOOT-SSA DISK DRI                             9121
EXTERNAL BOOT-SCSI DISK DR                             9124
HN/WN FRAME PAIR-1ST FRAME                             9201
NODE ATTACH.ETHERNET BOOT-                             9222
NODE ATTACH.ETHERNET BOOT-                             9223
BNC ETHERNET CABLE                                     9304
AIX(R) V4.3.2 WITH PSSP V3.1                           9431
AIX V4.3 AND PSSP V3.2                                 9432
AIX V4.3 AND PSSP V2.4                                 9434
AIX 4.3.3 WITH PSSP 3.4                                9435
AIX 5.1 WITH PSSP 3.4                                  9534
AIX V5.1 AND PSSP V3.5                                 9535
SP SWITCH ROUTER ADAPTER C                             9550
THIN NODE RETURN PACKAGING                             9605
WIDE NODE RETURN PACKAGING                             9606
HIGH NODE RETURN PACKAGING                             9607
PCI SINGLE TN RETURN PACKA                             9608
DISK DRIVE AIR BAFFLE                                  9612
PCI CARD FILLER, SP EXPAN.                             9613
IOR MAINTENANCE OPTION                                 9798
200-240V 50-60HZ SNGL PHSD                             9919
332 MHZ SMP NODE ENCLOSURE                             9930
PCI NODE FILLER PLATE                                  9931
PDU UPGRADE TO SEPBU 10.0K                             9932
SEPBU 7.0KW UPG TO SEPBU 1                             9933
SEPBU 3.5KW UPG TO SEPBU 5                             9934
MOUNTING ENCLOS.,SP EXPAN.                             9935
FILLER PLATES, SP EXPANS.                              9936
PLANAR UPGRADE FOR 512 MB D                            9940
POWER S.FOR FC2055 W/36.4G                             9955

The following features will be withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM machine types listed:

                                     Machine
                                     type/             Feature
Description                          model             number
 
                                     7040-61D
                                     7026-6M1
                                     7026-6H1
                                     7026-M80
                                     7026-H80
                                     7026-6H0
                                     7017-S85
                                     7017-S80
                                     7017-S7A
                                     7017-S70
                                     7015-S7A
                                     7015-S70
                                     7013-S7A
                                     7013-S70
SP System Attachment Adapter                           8396

Direct customer support

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The IBMLink ServiceLink library of answered questions and other technical information for the product remains available.

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