Price Change(s):Price Action

Announcement Number:318-166

Announcement Date:Oct 01 2018

Effective Date:Oct 01 2018


Today, IBM® announces decreases in purchase prices.

The new, lower purchase prices are effective October 1, 2018.

Affected Countries:

These price changes are globally applicable.

Marketing Action Required

Review these changes with affected customers as appropriate. Update outstanding quotations,

bids and proposals, along with any related financial analyses, and notify customers accordingly.

Customer Letter Section


Business Partner information

IBM Distributors, Direct resellers, and Indirect resellers may link directly to Business Partner information for the corresponding Business Partner offer. Due to participation eligibility, Business Partners may not be able to view every offer. A PartnerWorld® ID and password are required (use IBM ID).


IBM and PartnerWorld are registered trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries or both.

Other company, product or service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

Additional Information/Attachments

Marketing information Volume discounts: Products acquired under an existing IBM volume commitment will receive the applicable discounts based on the new, lower price. The products must have a Date of Installation of on or after October 1, 2018.
List of Price ChangesPrice_Action_Oct_1st_2018.xlsx