Hardware Withdrawal: IBM Power Systems miscellaneous features

IBM United States Withdrawal Announcement 914-229
November 25, 2014

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Corrected on March 5, 2015

Updated the effective withdrawal date for two features.



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Effective February 27, 2015, and December 31, 2015, IBM® will withdraw from marketing the following IBM Power Systems™ miscellaneous features. On or after the effective dates of withdrawal, you can no longer order these products directly from IBM.

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

If you have a continuing need for this machine type/model, visit our IBM Certified Used Equipment™ website to check on availability or utilize our request a quote to communicate your specific requirements. IBM Certified Used Equipment has the largest inventory of used IBM systems that are refurbished, tested, and warranted for a minimum of 90 days. For further information, visit

http://www.ibm.com/shop/used

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The following features are being withdrawn on the specified models of the IBM Power Systems machine types:

Effective February 27, 2015

Feature withdrawals

                                                 Machine     Feature
Description                                       type Model number
Decline Electronic Service Agent™ Install         8248  L4T   1120 
 Indicator                                        8408  E8D
PCIe Crypto Coprocessor No BSC 4765-001           8202  E4B   4807 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
                                                  8203  E4A          
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8236  E8C          
                                                  8261  E4S          
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
PCIe Crypto Coprocessor Gen3 BSC 4765-001         8202  E4B   4808 
                                                  8202  E4C          
                                                  8202  E4D          
                                                  8203  E4A          
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8205  E6B          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8233  E8B          
                                                  8234  EMA          
                                                  8261  E4S          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMA          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9119  FHA          
                                                  9119  FHB          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          
PCIe Crypto Coprocessor Gen4 BSC 4765-001         8408  E8D   4809 
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMB          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHB          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          
DAT160 Data Cartridge                             8203  E4A   5689 
                                                  8204  E8A          
                                                  8261  E4S          
                                                  9119  FHA          

SDI Software Pre-Install Indicator                8202  E4D   7305 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8247  42L          
                                                  8248  L4T          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8284  22A          
                                                  8286  41A          
                                                  8286  42A          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9119  MHE          
                                                  9119  MME          
                                                  9179  MHD          


IBM SFP+ ER Fiber Transceiver                     7120  24L   ECBA 
387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for AIX/Linux with eMLC        8246  L2T   EL34 
                                                  8248  L4T         
387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for AIX/Linux with eMLC        8202  E4C   ES02 
                                                  8202  E4D          
                                                  8205  E6C          
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1C          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2C          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          
387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for IBM i with eMLC            8202  E4D   ES04 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMC          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHC          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Six ES02 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for AIX/Linux with    8202  E4D   ESR2 
 eMLC                                             8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E1D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8268  E1D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  8412  EAD          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          
Six ES04 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for IBM i with eMLC   8202  E4D   ESR4 
                                                  8205  E6D          
                                                  8231  E2D          
                                                  8408  E8D          
                                                  9109  RMD          
                                                  9117  MMD          
                                                  9179  MHD          

Effective February 27, 2015

Feature conversion withdrawals

From              To
Machine Feature   Feature   Machine 
type    number    number    type    Model 

8202    4807      4808      8202    E4B   
8202    4807      4808      8202    E4C   
8202    4807      4808      8202    E4D   
8203    4807      4808      8202    E4D   
8203    4807      4808      8203    E4A   
8204    4807      4808      8204    E8A   
8205    4807      4808      8205    E6B   
8205    4807      4808      8205    E6C   
8205    4807      4808      8205    E6D   
8233    4807      4808      8233    E8B   
8261    4807      4808      8261    E4S   
9117    4808      4809      9117    MMB   
9117    4808      4809      9117    MMC   
9117    4808      4809      9117    MMD   
9117    4808      4809      9179    MHB   
9117    4808      4809      9179    MHC   
9179    4808      4809      9179    MHC   
9117    4808      4809      9179    MHD   
9179    4808      4809      9179    MHD   

Effective December 31, 2015

Feature withdrawals

                                                Machine     Feature
Description                                       type Model number

IBM Flex System CN4054 10 Gb Virtual Fabric       7863  10X   1759 
 Adapter
IBM Flex System EN4054 4-port 10Gb Ethernet       1457  7FL   1762 
 Adapter                                          7895  22X          
                                                  7895  23A          
                                                  7895  23X          
                                                  7895  42X          
                                                  7895  43X          
                                                  7954  24X          



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Effective February 27, 2015

Feature replacement

From feature number Name To feature number Name
EL34 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD forAIX/Linux with eMLC ES0J 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for AIX/Linux
    EB2W EXP30 Carrier for 1.8-inch SSD
ES02 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for AIX/Linux with eMLC ES0J 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for AIX/Linux
    EB2W EXP30 Carrier for 1.8-inch SSD
ES04 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for IBM i with eMLC ES0K 387GB 1.8" SSD for IBM i
    EB2W EXP30 Carrier for 1.8-inch SSD
ESR2 Six ES02 387GB 1.8" SAS ESRJ SSD for AIX/Linux with eMLC ESRJ Six ES02 387GB 1.8" SSD for AIX/Linux
    EB2W x6 EXP30 Carrier for 1.8-inch SSD
ESR4 Six ES04 387GB 1.8" SAS SSD for IBM i with eMLC ESRK Six ES0K 387GB 1.8" SSD for IBM i
    EB2W x6 EXP30 Carrier for 1.8-inch SSD
4807 4765-001 CRYPTO COPROC + SECURE KEY ACCEL, PCIE-4X, (Y4CRYPTO) EJ27 4765-001 CRYPTO COPROC + SECURE KEY ACCEL, PCIE-4X, (Y4CRYPTO P/N WORKS ON P8)
4808 4765-001 CRYPTO COPROC (#4807) with GEN3' CASSETTE, (Y4CRYPTO-GEN3') EJ28 4765-001 CRYPTO COPROC (#EJ27) with GEN3' CASSETTE, (Y4CRYPTO-GEN3' P/N works on P8)
4809 4765-001 CRYPTO COPROC (#4807) with RANCH CASSETTE, (Y4CRYPTO-RANCH) EJ29 4765-001 CRYPTO COPROC (#EJ27) WITH RANCH CASSETTE, (Y4CRYPTO-RANCH P/N works on P8)

Effective December 30, 2015

Feature replacement

From feature number Name To feature number Name
1762 IBM Flex System® EN4054 4-port 10Gb Ethernet Adapter EC24 IBM Flex System CN4058 8-port 10Gb Converged Adapter



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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).

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