Hardware withdrawal: IBM eServer pSeries 655, RS/6000 SP 9076-556/558, eServer Cluster 1600, and selected features — Replacements available

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 905-148
June 28, 2005

 

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Overview

Effective November 18, 2005, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following products. On or after November 18, 2005, you may no longer order these products directly from IBM. You may obtain the products on an as-available basis through IBM Business Partners.

The following RS/6000®, pSeries®, or Cluster 1600 machine type models are being withdrawn:

                                             Machine
Description                                  type/model
 
eServer(R) pSeries                           7039-651
RS/6000 SP(TM)                               9076-556
RS/6000 SP                                   9076-558
eServer Cluster 1600                         9078-160

For a listing of the features being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM eServer, RS/6000, pSeries, RS/6000 SP, and eServer Cluster 1600 machine types, refer to the Feature withdrawals section. For a listing of the feature conversions being withdrawn, refer to the Feature conversion withdrawals section.

Replacement product information

Withdrawn                     Replacement
feature                       feature
 
pSeries 655                   9118-575
9076-556                      7045-SW4
9076-558                      7045-SW4

 
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Feature withdrawals

The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM eServer machine types:

                                        Machine             Feature
Description                             type       Model    number
 
Rack Status Beacon Cable,               9110       510      4691
 Junction Box to Drawer                 9111       520
 or Status Beacon                       9113       550
                                        9117       570
Rack Status Beacon Cable,               9110       510      4692
 Junction Box Daisy Chain               9111       520
                                        9113       550
                                        9117       570
Rack Status Beacon                      9111       520      4693
 Junction Box                           9113       550
                                        9117       570

The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the RS/6000 or pSeries machine types:

                                        Machine             Feature
Description                             type       Model    number
 
4.7 GB SCSI Auto-docking                7038       6M2      2625
 DVD-RAM Drive
16x/48x (max) SCSI                      7038       6M2      2635
 Auto-docking DVD-ROM
 Drive
73.4 GB 10,000 RPM                      7028       6C1      3265
 Ultra3 SCSI Disk                                  6E1
 Drive Assembly                         9112       265
Rack Status Beacon                      7014       T00      4690
                                                   T42
Rack Status Beacon                      7014       T00      4691
 Cable, Junction Box                               T42
 to Drawer or Status                    7028       6C4
 Beacon                                 7029       6C3
                                        7038       6M2
                                        7311       D10
                                                   D11
                                                   D20
                                        9123       710
                                        9124       720
Rack Status Beacon                      7014       T00      4692
 Cable, Junction Box                               T42
 Daisy Chain                            7028       6C4
                                        7029       6C3
                                        7038       6M2
                                        7311       D10
                                                   D11
                                                   D20
                                        9123       710
                                        9124       720
Rack Status Beacon                      7014       T00      4693
 Junction Box                           T42
                                        7028       6C4
                                        7029       6C3
                                        7038       6M2
                                        7311       D10
                                                   D11
                                                   D20
                                        9124       720
4-Way 1.7 GHz POWER4+(TM)               7039       651      5518
 Processor, 128 MB L3
 Cache and System
 Planar
8-Way 1.7 GHz POWER4+                   7039       651      5519
 Processor, 128 MB L3
 Cache and System Planar
 
                                        Machine             Feature
Description                             type       Model    number
 
Front Door, Sculptured                  7040       61R      6071
 Black, Secondary Rack
Front Door for OEM Rack,                7040       61R      6073
 Secondary (Black)
Rear Door, Slim Line,                   7040       61R      6074
 Primary or Secondary                              W42
 Rack
Front Door, Black with                  7040       W42      6076
 Copper Accent,
 Primary Rack
Rear Door, Slim Line,                   7040       W42      6078
 Primary Rack
Rear Door, Acoustic,                    7040       W42      6079
 Primary Rack
Front Door, Acoustic,                   7040       W42      6119
 Primary Rack
IBM 80/160 GB Internal                  7038       6M2      6169
 Auto-docking Tape
 Drive with VXA
 Technology
20/40 GB 4 mm Internal                  7038       6M2      6185
 Auto-docking Tape Drive
EMC Skirts/Tailgate                     7040       W42      6244
 for 7040-W42
Service Support                         7039       651      6430
 Processor
ULTRA320 SCSI                           7039       651      6569
 Backplane, two position
SP Switch2 PCI                          7017       S7A      8397
 Attachment Adapter                                S80
                                                   S85
                                        7026       6H0
                                                   6H1
                                                   6M1
                                                   H80
                                                   M80
                                        7028       6C4
                                        7040       61D
SP Switch2 PCI-X                        7028       6C4      8398
 Attachment Adapter                     7038       6M2
                                        7039       651
                                        7040       61D
                                        7311       D20

The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the RS/6000 SP and eServer Cluster 1600 machine types:

                                        Machine             Feature
Description                             type       Model    number
 
7017 Type Server                        9078       160      0001
7026 Type Server                        9078       160      0002
9076-555/557 type (SPS)                 9078       160      0003
9076-556/558 type                       9078       160      0004
 (SPS2)
9076-SP                                 9078       160      0005
9076 SP expansion frame                 9078       160      0006
Control Workstation                     9078       160      0007
7040 Type Server                        9078       160      0008
LPAR 7040 (switched)                    9078       160      0009
7039 Type Server                        9078       160      0010
LPAR 7039 (switched)                    9078       160      0011
7028 Type Server                        9078       160      0012
LPAR 7028 (switched)                    9078       160      0013
7038 Type Server                        9078       160      0014
LPAR 7038 (switched)                    9078       160      0015
7029 Type Server                        9078       160      0016
7045 High Perf Switch                   9078       160      0017
 
                                        Machine             Feature
Description                             type       Model    number
 
9111 Type Server                        9078       160      0018
9113 Type Server                        9078       160      0019
9117 Type Server                        9078       160      0020
9119 Type Server                        9078       160      0023
Tall Expansion Frame                    9076       555      1550
SP Switch2 Expansion                    9076       556      2034
 Frame
Two-Plane Support for                   9076       556      2035
 Feature Code 2034
4.5 GB SCSI-2 Fast/Wide                 9076       55H      3000
 One-inch (25 mm) HDD                              50H
9.1 GB SCSI-2 Fast/Wide                 9076       55H      3010
 Disk Drive                                        50H
SP Frame Redundant                      9076       550      3885
Power Supply 3 Phase                               55H
 -- New Frame Order                                555
                                                   556
SP Frame Redundant                      9076       550      3886
Power Supply Single                                55H
 Phase -- New Frame Order                          555
                                                   556
SP Frame Redundant                      9076       550      3887
 Power Supply 3 Phase                              55H
 -- MES for 3 x                                    555
 5.35 kW Frame                                     556
SP Frame Redundant                      9076       550      3888
 Power Supply Single                               55H
 Phase -- MES for                                  555
 3 x 5.35 kW Frame                                 556
SP Switch2                              9076       550      4012
                                                   55H
                                                   556
                                                   558
SP Switch2 MX2 Adapter                  9076       550      4032
                                                   55H
                                                   556
                                                   558
SSA Fast-Write Cache                    9076       500      6222
Remote Async Node                       9076       55H      8130
 16-Port EIA232                                    50H
SP Attached Server                      9076       550      9122
 Cables for 7017                                   55H
                                                   555
                                                   556
                                                   557
                                                   558
SP Attached Server                      9076       550      9123
 Frame identification                              55H
                                                   555
                                                   556
                                                   557
                                                   558
SP Attached Server                      9076       550      9125
 Cable for 7026                                    55H
                                                   555
                                                   556
                                                   557
 
                                                   558
Specify Code 7040/7040                  9076       550      9126
 LPAR Switched/                                    55H
 7028/7039/7039                                    555
 LPAR Switched/                                    556
 7038/7038 LPAR                                    557
 Switched                                          558
SP Service Ladder                       9076       550      9203
                                                   55H
                                                   500
                                                   50H
 
SP Service Lift Tool                    9076       550      9204
                                                   55H
 
                                        Machine             Feature
Description                             type       Model    number
 
Thin-Node Relocation                    9076       550      9250
                                                   55H
                                                   500
                                                   50H
Wide-Node Relocation                    9076       550      9251
                                                   55H
                                                   500
                                                   50H
High-Node Relocation                    9076       550      9252
                                                   55H
Switch Relocation                       9076       550      9253
                                                   55H
                                                   500
                                                   50H
SP Switch Cable-2 Meters                9076       550      9302
                                                   55H
                                                   500
                                                   50H
                                                   556
                                                   558
Base Processor, 1-Way,                  9076       550      9303
 604e, 166 MHz, 256 KB                             55H
 L2 Cache                                          500
                                                   50H
Scalable POWERparallel(R)               9076       550      9305
 Switch Cable-5 Meters                             55H
                                                   555
                                                   556
                                                   557
                                                   558
Scalable POWERparallel                  9076       550      9310
 Switch Cable-10 Meters                            55H
                                                   555
                                                   556
                                                   557
                                                   558
Scalable POWERparallel                  9076       550      9315
 Switch Cable-15 Meters                            55H
                                                   555
                                                   556
                                                   557
                                                   558
Scalable POWERparallel                  9076       550      9320
 Switch Cable-20 Meters                            55H
                                                   555
                                                   556
                                                   557
 
                                                   558
Blank Interposer                        9076       550      9883
                                                   55H
                                                   556
                                                   558
Low-Voltage Power                       9076       550      9920
                                                   500
                                                   555
                                                   556
High-Voltage Power                      9076       550      9921
                                                   500
                                                   555
                                                   556
Four 3.5Kw Power Books                  9076       550      9937
                                                   55H
Three 5.0Kw Power Books                 9076       550      9938
                                                   55H
Power Books Upgrade --                  9076       550      9939
 3.5Kw to 5.0Kw                                    55H
 
                                        Machine             Feature
Description                             type       Model    number
 
Two-Plane SP Switch2                    9076       550      9977
 Network Identification                            55H
                                                   556
                                                   558
Power Cord, Chicago                     9076       550      9986
                                                   55H
                                                   500
                                                   50H
                                                   555
                                                   556
Trial and Loan Program                  9076       550      9999
                                                   55H
                                                   500
                                                   50H

 
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Feature conversion withdrawals

The following feature conversions for the 7017-S7A are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7017-S80 are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7017-S85 are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7026-6H0 are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7026-6H1 are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7026-6M1 are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- IBM RS/6000 SP        8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7026-H80 are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7026-M80 are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

The following feature conversions for the 7040-61D are being withdrawn:

From feature number           To feature number
 
8396 -- RS/6000 SP            8397 -- SP Switch2 PCI
 System Attachment Adapter     Attachment Adapter

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 905-148

Trademarks

 
SP and POWER4+ are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
The e-business logo, pSeries, RS/6000, eServer, and POWERparallel are registered trademarks 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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