Price Change(s):Price Action on selected Power Systems Software Maintenance products

Announcement Number:320-089

Announcement Date:Feb 28 2020

Effective Date:Apr 01 2020


Today, IBM announces increases in purchase prices on selected IBM i Software Maintenance products.

The new purchase prices are effective April 1, 2020

The new and previous list prices shown are valid in the US only. Please refer to  your national Country Pricing authority for full details in your country's local currency.

Product Number(s)

See the attached file.

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.

The Notice to IBM Customers included in this announcement has not been mailed directly to IBM customers. It may be printed and given to customers affected by this announcement, as you deem appropriate.

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).

BP Announcement Letter: 520-089


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Additional Information/Attachments

Prices The new, higher purchase prices are effective April 1, 2020. The increased purchase prices do not apply to orders that were received by IBM before April 1, 2020, and the on-order machines will be shipped on or before April 1, 2020. State and local government customers: The increased purchase prices do not apply to orders that were received by IBM before April 1, 2020. In addition, the machines must be shipped on or before the estimated shipment date in effect on April 1, 2020, or be shipped on or before April 1, 2020, whichever is later. For machines purchased under an existing IBM volume commitment or special bid, the respective price protection provisions apply. Should you require additional information, please contact your IBM representative.

List of Price ChangesIBM_i_SWMA_Price_Action_PID_and_FC.xlsx