IBM United States
Hardware Announcement 102-064
March 12, 2002

IBM NetBAY11 Standard Rack Cabinet — Innovative Rack-To-Tower Conversion for IBM e(logo)server xSeries

 ENUS102-064.PDF (49KB)

At a Glance

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NetBAY11 Standard Rack Cabinet — A compact, cost-effective solution to convert xSeries rack-optimized servers to a deskside tower. Features include:

  • 11 U EIA rack-mounting space
  • Small size with big rack features
  • New footprint for a range of installation choices and added convenience
  • Supports shipment of full configurations
  • Common solution replaces multiple rack-to-tower options used today
  • Three-year, on-site, limited warranty1

Overview

NetBAY11 Standard Rack Cabinet, the cost-effective solution that lets you convert xSeries rack-optimized servers into compact, deskside towers.

This innovative 11 U rack cabinet supports shipment of fully configured systems and components within the enterprise or around the world.

Small Size, Big Rack Features

  • Lockable front door — Enhances security
  • Heavy-duty caster set — Supports full loads
  • Perforated front door — Enhances air flow for optimum cooling
  • Complete set of blank filler panels — Reduces ordering complexity
  • U markings on each corner — Simplifies installation of devices
  • Retractable stabilizer foot — Components slide forward for easy service and configuration
  • Synergy with current NetBAY products — Common rack mounting hardware

New Footprint® for Space-Saving xSeries Installations

  • Cost-effective cabinet — Replaces multiple rack-to-tower options while providing commonality for xSeries installations
  • Compact deskside tower size — Convenience of a rack and support for multiple rack-optimized xSeries servers

Ship Full Server Configurations

  • Rugged design and structural stability — Supports shipment with servers and options fully configured (total capacity including rack and components of 216 kg (475 lbs))
  • Simplifies and speeds server deployment — Enables preconfigured, pretested, ready-to-run solutions to be shipped directly to your enterprise or small business
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For information on the IBM Statement of Limited Warranty, visit: Alternatively, this information is available by calling 800-772-2227 or contacting your IBM representative or reseller. Copies are available upon request.

Planned Availability Date

April 18, 2002

Product Positioning

The NetBAY11 Standard Rack Cabinet joins a family of NetBAY Rack Cabinets ranging from the top-of-the-line as follows:

  • NetBAY42 Enterprise Rack Cabinet — 42 U rack space for robust requirements
  • NetBAY42 Standard Rack Cabinet — Cost-effective large rack providing 42 U of rack space
  • NetBAY25 Standard Rack Cabinet — Midrange rack providing 25 U of rack space
  • NetBAY11 Standard Rack — Provides 11 U rack space for rack-to-tower requirements
  • NetBAY3™ Rack Cabinet — Provides 3 U of rack space to support very limited xSeries servers and components

The NetBAY11 is positioned as the entry-level rack solution designed to support shipment of fully configured servers and to convert rack-optimized xSeries servers into a deskside tower. This solution provides commonality and will replace the current rack-to-tower options, including the NetBAY3 and NetBAY3E, in upcoming months.

Trademarks

 
xSeries is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation.
 
The e-business logo is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
NetBAY3 is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
Footprint 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.

International Warranty Service (IWS)

IWS is available to customers who travel or need to move selected IBM products as identified by their 4-digit IBM machine type to countries where their product is sold and serviced by IBM or an IBM authorized service provider. Upon registering with the IWS Office, IBM will issue an IWS Certificate that will be honored wherever the specific IBM product is sold and serviced. During the original warranty period, customers will be provided service through the service delivery methods available for their IBM product in the servicing country. Service procedures vary by country, and some service and or parts may not be available in all countries. Some countries have fees and restrictions that apply when service is provided.

For more information on IBM IWS in the United States and Canada or to register your IBM product, contact IBM at 800-IWS-7426 (497-7426) or 248-740-1215.

NetBAY11 Standard Rack Cabinet (9306110)

Technical Information

Physical Specifications

Dimensions

  • Approximate height: 612 mm (24.0 in)
  • Approximate width: 520 mm (20.5 in)
  • Approximate depth: 874 mm (34.4 in)
  • Approximate weight:
    • Actual unit: 37 kg (75 lb)
    • Maximum including rack and components: 216 kg (475 lb)

Approximate Shipping Information for an Empty Base Unit

  • Single pack dimensions: L 44.25 x W 25.75 x H 31.0 in
  • Single pack weight: 145 lbs
  • Quantity per pallet: 1
  • Pallet load dimensions: Same as above
  • Pallet load weight: Same as above
  • Estimated safe stacking: 4 high

Operating Environment

  • Temperature:
    • 10 to 35°C (50 to 95°F) at 0 to 914 m (0 to 3,000 ft)
    • 10 to 32°C (50 to 90°F) at 914 to 2,133 m (3,000 to 7,000 ft)
  • Relative humidity:
    • 8% to 80% (non-condensing)

Agency Approvals

  • UL 60950, 3rd Edition
  • CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 950-00 3rd Edition
  • IEC 60950 3rd Edition/EN 60950 3rd Edition

ENERGY STAR COMPLIANT: No

Note: The ENERGY STAR emblem does not represent EPA endorsement of any product or service.

Hardware Requirements: The NetBAY11 supports rack-optimized xSeries servers and selected components. For information about configurations supported with the NetBAY11, refer to the NetBAY Rack Configurator, at:

Planning Information

Planning and installation information for the NetBAY11 can be obtained through the NetBAY Rack Planning Guide, available at:

Select Servers , Online Publications , and then Rack/Storage Enclosures .

Packaging: One box

  • Rack with door
  • Accessory kit
  • Installation/safety instructions and warranty

Security, Auditability, and Control

The NetBAY11 includes a lockable front door to secure xSeries and rack components.

Terms and Conditions

This product is available for purchase under the terms and conditions of the IBM Customer Agreement (ICA). IBM hardware products are manufactured from new parts. In some cases, the hardware product may not be new and may have been previously installed. Regardless, IBM's warranty terms apply.

Volume Purchase Discount                               No
IBM Credit Corporation Financing                       Yes
  Term Lease --                                        Yes
  Commercial/State-Federal Govt.
  Installment --                                       Yes
  Commercial/State-Federal Govt.
Field Installable Features                             Yes
Customer Setup                                         Yes
Model Conversions                                      No
Product Availability Status                            New
Warranty Period(1)
  System Hardware                                      3 years

Note: Non-IBM Hardware is not warranted by IBM. Warranty, if any, is as provided by the original manufacturer.

Warranty Service
  IOR 9 x 5 M/F (next-business day)                    Yes
Warranty Service Upgrades
  (ESA & Alternative Service)
  IOR 24 hours/7 days a week,                          Yes
    4-hour response
  IOR 24 hours/7 days a week,                          Yes
    2-hour response
  IOR 9 x 5 M/F, 4-hour response                       Yes
International Warranty Service                         Yes
Maintenance Service (ESA & ICA)
  IOR 9 x 5 M/F (next-business day)                    Yes
  IOR 9 x 5 M/F, 4-hour response                       Yes
  IOR 24 hours/7 days a week,                          Yes
    4-hour response
  IOR 24 hours/7 days a week,                          Yes
    2-hour response
Hourly Service Rate                                    1
Extended Maintenance Option                            No
Central Facility                                       No
  Maintenance Service
    (CFMS) Option
Mid-Range System Option                                Yes
  Discount:  3/5 years                                 17/22%
Corporate Service Option                               Yes
  Discount Network:  3/5 years                         25/30%
  Discount System:   3/5 years                         17/22%

When a type of service involves the exchange of a machine or part, the item IBM or your reseller replaces becomes its property and the replacement becomes yours. The replacement may not be new, but will be in good working order.

Licensed Internal Code                                 No
National Education Price (NEP)                         No
Licensed Programs                                      No

Note: IBM programs are licensed under the terms and conditions of the IBM License Agreements that ship with the system. Non-IBM programs are available from IBM as distributed by the program supplier.

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Copies of the IBM Statement of Limited Warranty can be obtained by contacting your reseller or accessing the online services listed in the Help and Service Information section of this announcement, or by calling IBM in the United States, at 800-772-2227. In Canada, call IBM at 800-565-3344.

Prices

The prices provided in this announcement are suggested retail prices for the U.S. only and are provided for your information only. Dealer prices may vary, and prices may also vary by country. Prices are subject to change without notice. For additional information and current prices, contact your local IBM representative.

                                        IBM
                         Part           List
Description              Number         Price(2)
 
NetBAY11 Standard        9306110        $519
  Rack Cabinet
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IBM list price does not include tax or shipping and is subject to change without notice. Reseller prices may vary.

ServicePac® for Warranty and Maintenance

                                         Part
Description                             Number
 
Machine Type 9306
 
Electronic -- 3 yr IOR 7 x 24           41L2759
  + 2-hour average response
Electronic -- 3 yr IOR 7 x 24           41L2758
  + 4-hour average response
Electronic -- 3 yr IOR 9 x 5            21P2039
  + 4-hour average response

These ServicePac offerings are valid for models announced in the United States.

Maintenance Service (ICA) Charges

Alternative Service (Warranty Service Upgrades)

  IOR
 24 x 7
 
 $168

Annual Maintenance Service

  IOR         IOR
 9 x 5       24 x 7
 
 $189        $284

Warranty Support

Accessing IBM Online Services

Trademarks

 
xSeries is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation.
 
The e-business logo is a trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.
 
ServicePac, HelpCenter, and HelpWare 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.