Revised withdrawal date: IBM Power System S812 server (8284-21A) and related features

IBM United States Hardware Announcement 120-035
June 23, 2020

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Overview

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The previously announced effective withdrawal date of IBM® Power® System S812 server (8284-21A) has changed to a later date. The new effective withdrawal date is August 31, 2020.

Also, certain previously withdrawn features for the Power S812 server (8284-21A) have changed to a later date. The new effective withdrawal date for the features is August 31, 2020.

See the Description section for the list of affected features.

See Hardware withdrawal 918-162, dated October 9, 2018, for the original withdrawal information.



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Key requirements

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Not applicable



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Effective date

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August 31, 2020



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Description

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The new effective withdrawal date for the following IBM Power Systems machine type model is:

Model withdrawals effective August 31, 2020

                                                   Machine  Model 
Description                                        type     number 
IBMPower System S812                              8284     21A          

The new effective withdrawal date for the following features is:

Feature withdrawals effective August 31, 2020

                                                   Machine  Model   Feature
Description                                        type     number  number

RISC-to-RISC Data Migration                        8284     21A     0205 
CBU Specify                                        8284     21A     0444 
Rack Integration Services                          8284     21A     4649 
Rack Indicator- Not Factory Integrated             8284     21A     4650 
Rack Indicator, Rack #1                            8284     21A     4651 
Rack Indicator, Rack #2                            8284     21A     4652 
Rack Indicator, Rack #3                            8284     21A     4653 
Rack Indicator, Rack #4                            8284     21A     4654 
Rack Indicator, Rack #5                            8284     21A     4655 
Rack Indicator, Rack #6                            8284     21A     4656 
Rack Indicator, Rack #7                            8284     21A     4657 
Rack Indicator, Rack #8                            8284     21A     4658 
Rack Indicator, Rack #9                            8284     21A     4659 
Rack Indicator, Rack #10                           8284     21A     4660 
Rack Indicator, Rack #11                           8284     21A     4661 
Rack Indicator, Rack #12                           8284     21A     4662 
Rack Indicator, Rack #13                           8284     21A     4663 
Rack Indicator, Rack #14                           8284     21A     4664 
Rack Indicator, Rack #15                           8284     21A     4665 
Rack Indicator, Rack #16                           8284     21A     4666 
Software Preload Required                          8284     21A     5000 
System Console-Ethernet LAN adapter                8284     21A     5557 
Linux® Software Preinstall                         8284     21A     8143 
Linux Software Preinstall (Business Partners)      8284     21A     8144 
Order Routing Indicator- System Plant              8284     21A     9169 
Language Group Specify - US English                8284     21A     9300 
New AIX® License Core Counter                      8284     21A     9440 
New IBM i License Core Counter                     8284     21A     9441 
New Red Hat® License Core Counter                  8284     21A     9442 
New SUSE License Core Counter                      8284     21A     9443 
Other AIX License Core Counter                     8284     21A     9444 
Other Linux License Core Counter                   8284     21A     9445 
3rd Party Linux License Core Counter               8284     21A     9446  
Other License Core Counter                         8284     21A     9449 
Ubuntu Linux License Core Counter                  8284     21A     9450 
Month Indicator                                    8284     21A     9461 
Day Indicator                                      8284     21A     9462 
Hour Indicator                                     8284     21A     9463 
Minute Indicator                                   8284     21A     9464 
Qty Indicator                                      8284     21A     9465 
Countable Member Indicator                         8284     21A     9466 
Language Group Specify - Dutch                     8284     21A     9700 
Language Group Specify - French                    8284     21A     9703 
Language Group Specify - German                    8284     21A     9704 
Language Group Specify - Polish                    8284     21A     9705 
Language Group Specify - Norwegian                 8284     21A     9706 
Language Group Specify - Portuguese                8284     21A     9707 
Language Group Specify - Spanish                   8284     21A     9708 
Language Group Specify - Italian                   8284     21A     9711 
Language Group Specify - Canadian French           8284     21A     9712 
Language Group Specify - Japanese                  8284     21A     9714 
Language Group Specify - Traditional Chinese
(Taiwan)                                           8284     21A     9715 
Language Group Specify - Korean                    8284     21A     9716 
Language Group Specify - Turkish                   8284     21A     9718 
Language Group Specify - Hungarian                 8284     21A     9719 
Language Group Specify - Slovakian                 8284     21A     9720 
Language Group Specify - Russian                   8284     21A     9721 
Language Group Specify - Simplified Chinese (PRC)  8284     21A     9722 
Language Group Specify - Czech                     8284     21A     9724 
Language Group Specify - Romanian                  8284     21A     9725 
Language Group Specify - Croatian                  8284     21A     9726 
Language Group Specify - Slovenian                 8284     21A     9727 
Language Group Specify - Brazilian Portuguese      8284     21A     9728 
Language Group Specify - Thai                      8284     21A     9729 
AC Power Supply - 900W                             8284     21A     EB2L 
Blockchain on Power                                8284     21A     EBC0 
Variable Length, Blue Cat5e Cable                  8284     21A     ECCG 
Variable Length, Green Cat5e Cable                 8284     21A     ECCH 
Variable Length, Yellow Cat5e Cable                8284     21A     ECCJ 
Variable Length FIBRE SAN CABLE                    8284     21A     ECCK 
Variable Length DAC QSFP+ TO QSFP+ CABLE           8284     21A     ECCN 
Cloud Private Solution                             8284     21A     ECP0 
1-core 3.026 GHz POWER8® Processor                 8284     21A     EPXP 
One 0 Proc Activate for #EPXP                      8284     21A     EPZP 
One 0 Proc Activate for #EPXQ                      8284     21A     EPZQ 
Bulk Packaging Request ID                          8284     21A     ERB0 
Bulk Packaging ID #1                               8284     21A     ERB1 
Bulk Packaging ID #2                               8284     21A     ERB2 
Bulk Packaging ID #3                               8284     21A     ERB3 
Bulk Packaging ID #4                               8284     21A     ERB4 
Bulk Packaging ID #5                               8284     21A     ERB5 
Bulk Packaging ID #6                               8284     21A     ERB6 
Bulk Packaging ID #7                               8284     21A     ERB7 
Bulk Packaging ID #8                               8284     21A     ERB8 
Bulk Packaging ID #9                               8284     21A     ERB9 
Bulk Packaging ID #10                              8284     21A     ERBA 
Bulk Packaging ID #11                              8284     21A     ERBB 
Bulk Packaging ID #12                              8284     21A     ERBC 
Bulk Packaging ID #13                              8284     21A     ERBD 
Bulk Packaging ID #14                              8284     21A     ERBE 
Bulk Packaging ID #15                              8284     21A     ERBF 
Bulk Packaging ID #16                              8284     21A     ERBG 
Bulk Packaging ID #17                              8284     21A     ERBH 
Bulk Packaging ID #18                              8284     21A     ERBJ 
Bulk Packaging ID #19                              8284     21A     ERBK 
Bulk Packaging ID #20                              8284     21A     ERBL 
No Bulk Packaging Specify                          8284     21A     ERBZ 
RFID Tags for Servers, Compute Nodes, Chassis,
Racks, and HMCs                                    8284     21A     ERF1 
S&H-a                                              8284     21A     ESC5 
283GB 15K RPM SAS SFF-3 Disk 4K Block              8284     21A     ESFG 
1-core Express® Edition for IBM i                  8284     21A     EU2E


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