IBM SmartCloud Entry V3.2 helps you quickly implement entry cloud capabilities

IBM United States Software Announcement 213-366
October 8, 2013

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IBM SmartCloud™ Entry V3.2 offers the following benefits:

For ordering, contact your IBM representative, an IBM Business Partner, or IBM Americas Call Centers at 800-IBM-CALL (Reference: RE001).



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IBM SmartCloud Entry is a lightweight cloud offering that is designed to be simple to deploy and easy to use. It provides essential Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud capabilities on top of a multi-platform virtualized environment. IBM SmartCloud Entry features a self-service portal for workload provisioning, virtualized image management, monitoring, security, automation, basic metering, and integrated platform management. IBM SmartCloud Entry:



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An IBM Power Systems™ server running AIX® 7 or AIX 6.

Refer to the SmartCloud Entry Version 3.2 Administrators Guide for complete prerequisite information

https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/wiki/smart-cloud-entry/documentation


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December 13, 2013



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IBM SmartCloud Entry is a multi-platform private cloud solution that can enable data center managers to quickly deploy web-based self-service provisioning of virtualized workloads with basic metering/billing. Its simple interface can eliminate provisioning request backlogs, helping to increase IT efficiency and lower administration costs. IT teams can quickly and easily start the transition to a cloud-based infrastructure and leverage the benefits of a cloud delivery model.

IBM SmartCloud Entry V3.2 will be available in all IBM SmartCloud Entry offerings, including:

New capabilities provided by SmartCloud Entry V3.2 include:

SmartCloud Entry V3.2 enhancements also include:

Accessibility by people with disabilities

A US Section 508 Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) containing details on accessibility compliance can be requested at

http://www.ibm.com/able/product_accessibility/index.html

Section 508 of the US Rehabilitation Act

IBM SmartCloud Entry V3.2, when used in accordance with IBM's associated documentation, satisfies the applicable requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, provided that any assistive technology used with the product properly interoperates with it. A US Section 508 Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) can be requested at

http://www.ibm.com/able/product_accessibility/index.html


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Refer to Software Announcement 213-158, dated May 14, 2013 .

Refer to Software Announcement 213-159, dated May 14, 2013 .

Refer to Software Announcement 213-160, dated May 14, 2013 .



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To order, contact the Americas Call Centers or your local IBM representative, or your IBM Business Partner.

To identify your local IBM representative or IBM Business Partner, call 800-IBM-4YOU (426-4968).

Phone:      800-IBM-CALL (426-2255)
Fax:        800-2IBM-FAX (242-6329)
For IBM representative: callserv@ca.ibm.com
For IBM Business Partner: pwcs@us.ibm.com
Mail:       IBM Teleweb Customer Support
            ibm.com® Sales Execution Center, Americas North
            3500 Steeles Ave. East, Tower 3/4
            Markham, Ontario
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            L3R 2Z1

Reference: RE001

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Note: Shipments will begin after the planned availability date.
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