IBM ServicePac features available for IBM TS2900 and IBM TS2290 Linear Tape-Open (LTO) 9 families

IBM United States Hardware Announcement 122-081
June 14, 2022

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OverviewOverviewTechnical informationTechnical information
Key requirementsKey requirementsTerms and conditionsTerms and conditions
Planned availability datePlanned availability datePricesPrices
Product numberProduct numberRegional availabilityRegional availability
PublicationsPublications


Overview

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IBM® ServicePac® is designed to make services more easily obtainable as features of a product configuration, helping to ensure that you can more readily procure the necessary support services when you purchase the product. Through ServicePac services, you secure support for installing, managing, and repairing your IBM Storage product.

The terms and conditions of the ServicePac for Storage products may vary depending on specific product, geography, and services offered.



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Key requirements

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None.



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Planned availability date

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June 14, 2022.

Availability within a country is subject to local legal requirements.



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Product number

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The following are newly announced features of the IBM System Storage 3572 and 3580 machine types:

Description Machine type Model Feature
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 SD 3572 S9H B0MT
SP BS STORAGE 3Y 3572 S9H B0N1
SP WAMO 3Y 24X7 SD 3572 S9H B0NU
SP BS STORAGE 5Y 3572 S9H B0PK
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 CF24h 3572 S9H B17H
SP WAMO 3Y 24X7 CF24h 3572 S9H B1K3
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 SD 3580 H9S B0MT
SP BS STORAGE 3Y 3580 H9S B0N1
SP WSU 3Y 24X7 SD 3580 H9S B0PC
SP BS STORAGE 5Y 3580 H9S B0PK
SP WSU 3Y 24X7 CF24h 3580 H9S B0YH
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 CF24h 3580 H9S B17H



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Publications

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To access the IBM Publications Center Portal, go to the IBM Publications Center website.

The Publications Center is a worldwide central repository for IBM product publications and marketing material with a catalog of 70,000 items. Extensive search facilities are provided. A large number of publications are available online in various file formats, which can currently be downloaded.



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Services

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IBM Systems Lab Services

Systems Lab Services offers infrastructure services to help build hybrid cloud and enterprise IT solutions. From servers to storage systems and software, Systems Lab Services can help deploy the building blocks of a next-generation IT infrastructure to empower a client's business. Systems Lab Services consultants can perform infrastructure services for clients online or onsite, offering deep technical expertise, valuable tools, and successful methodologies. Systems Lab Services is designed to help clients solve business challenges, gain new skills, and apply best practices.

Systems Lab Services offers a wide range of infrastructure services for IBM Power® servers, IBM Storage systems, IBM Z®, and IBM LinuxONE. Systems Lab Services has a global presence and can deploy experienced consultants online or onsite around the world.

For assistance, contact Systems Lab Services at ibmsls@us.ibm.com.

To learn more, see the IBM Systems Lab Services website.

IBM Consulting™

As transformation continues across every industry, businesses need a single partner to map their enterprise-wide business strategy and technology infrastructure. IBM Consulting is the business partner to help accelerate change across an organization. IBM specialists can help businesses succeed through finding collaborative ways of working that forge connections across people, technologies, and partner ecosystems. IBM Consulting brings together the business expertise and an ecosystem of technologies that help solve some of the biggest problems faced by organizations. With methods that get results faster, an integrated approach that is grounded in an open and flexible hybrid cloud architecture, and incorporating technology from IBM Research® and IBM Watson® AI, IBM Consulting enables businesses to lead change with confidence and deliver continuous improvement across a business and its bottom line.

For additional information, see the IBM Consulting website.

IBM Technology Support Services (TSS)

Get preventive maintenance, onsite and remote support, and gain actionable insights into critical business applications and IT systems. Speed developer innovation with support for over 240 open-source packages. Leverage powerful IBM analytics and AI-enabled tools to enable client teams to manage IT problems before they become emergencies.

TSS offers extensive IT maintenance and support services that cover more than one niche of a client's environment. TSS covers products from IBM and OEMs, including servers, storage, network, appliances, and software, to help clients ensure high availability across their data center and hybrid cloud environment.

For details on available services, see the Technology support for hybrid cloud environments website.

IBM Expert Labs

Expert Labs can help clients accelerate their projects and optimize value by leveraging their deep technical skills and knowledge. With more than 20 years of industry experience, these specialists know how to overcome the biggest challenges to deliver business results that can have an immediate impact.

Expert Labs' deep alignment with IBM product development allows for a strategic advantage as they are often the first in line to get access to new products, features, and early visibility into roadmaps. This connection with the development enables them to deliver First of a Kind implementations to address unique needs or expand a client's business with a flexible approach that works best for their organization.

For additional information, see the IBM Expert Labs website.

IBM Security® Expert Labs

With extensive consultative expertise on IBM Security software solutions, Security Expert Labs helps clients and partners modernize the security of their applications, data, and workforce. With an extensive portfolio of consulting and learning services, Expert Labs provides project-based and premier support service subscriptions.

These services can help clients deploy and integrate IBM Security software, extend their team resources, and help guide and accelerate successful hybrid cloud solutions, including critical strategies such as zero trust. Remote and on-premises software deployment assistance is available for IBM Cloud Pak® for Security, IBM Security QRadar®/QRoC, IBM Security SOAR/Resilient®, IBM i2®, IBM Security Verify, IBM Security Guardium®, and IBM Security MaaS360®.

For more information, contact Security Expert Labs at sel@us.ibm.com.

For additional information, see the IBM Security Expert Labs website.



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IBM support

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For installation and technical support information, see the IBM Support Portal.



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Additional support

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IBM Client Engineering for Systems

Client Engineering for Systems is a framework for accelerating digital transformation. It helps you generate innovative ideas and equips you with the practices, technologies, and expertise to turn those ideas into business value in weeks. When you work with Client Engineering for Systems, you bring pain points into focus. You empower your team to take manageable risks, adopt leading technologies, speed up solution development, and measure the value of everything you do. Client Engineering for Systems has experts and services to address a broad array of use cases, including capabilities for business transformation, hybrid cloud, analytics and AI, infrastructure systems, security, and more. Contact Client Engineering at sysgarage@ibm.com.



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Technical information

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Security, auditability, and control

The client is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communications facilities.



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Terms and conditions

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MES discount applicable

No


Field installable feature

Yes


Warranty period

Product is warranted against manufacturing and material defects for the useful life of the product or until end of support of the product, whichever comes first. IBM warrants that this IBM product is free from defects in material and manufacture at the time of purchase. If any defect in material or manufacture appears after the date of purchase, IBM's entire liability, and your exclusive remedy is, at IBM's option, either (a) repair, or (b) replacement of the product.

This warranty does NOT apply to failure of the IBM product resulting from misuse, abuse, accident, neglect or mishandling, improperly adjusted or maintained drives, incorrect environments, or wear from ordinary use.

This warranty is made in lieu of all other rights, conditions and warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

IBM and seller shall not be liable under any legal theory (including tort or contact) for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damage (including without limitation damages for lost profits, lost savings or lost data) in any way related to the product. This limitation does not apply to claims for personal injury.


Client setup

Yes


Machine code

Same license terms and conditions as base machine


Optional features warranty period

Not applicable



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Prices

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The following are newly announced features of the IBM System Storage 3572 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 SD S9H B0MT Both Yes No
SP BS STORAGE 3Y S9H B0N1 Both Yes No
SP WAMO 3Y 24X7 SD S9H B0NU Both Yes No
SP BS STORAGE 5Y S9H B0PK Both Yes No
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 CF24h S9H B17H Both Yes No
SP WAMO 3Y 24X7 CF24h S9H B1K3 Both Yes No

The following are newly announced features of the IBM System Storage 3580 machine type:

Description Model number Feature numbers Initial / MES / Both / Support CSU RP MES
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 SD H9S B0MT Both Yes No
SP BS STORAGE 3Y H9S B0N1 Both Yes No
SP WSU 3Y 24X7 SD H9S B0PC Both Yes No
SP BS STORAGE 5Y H9S B0PK Both Yes No
SP WSU 3Y 24X7 CF24h H9S B0YH Both Yes No
SP WAMO 5Y 24X7 CF24h H9S B17H Both Yes No

CSU = Customer setup

RP MES = Returnable parts MES



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Regional availability

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American Samoa, Guam, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico, United States, and US Virgin Islands

Trademarks

IBM Consulting is a trademark of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

IBM, ServicePac, IBM Z, Power, IBM Research, IBM Watson, IBM Security, IBM Cloud Pak, QRadar, Resilient, i2, Guardium and MaaS360 are registered trademarks of IBM Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

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

Terms of use

IBM products and services which are announced and available in your country can be ordered under the applicable standard agreements, terms, conditions, and prices in effect at the time. IBM reserves the right to modify or withdraw this announcement at any time without notice. This announcement is provided for your information only. Additional terms of use are located at

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