Revised technical information: IBM Power Private Cloud Rack Solution and IBM Power Private Cloud Starter SolutionIBM Asia Pacific Hardware Announcement AG22-0030
April 26, 2022
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Effective immediately, the technical information for the IBM® Power® Private Cloud Rack Solution (feature indicator ELG2), as announced in Hardware Announcement AG21-0010, dated February 9, 2021, has changed.
In addition to the current Power Private Cloud Rack Solution, an IBM POWER9-based offering is available in a cost-efficient deployment size. This additional IBM Power Private Cloud Starter Solution includes:
- Hardware stack
- At least one IBM Power S922 server node
- Optional IBM FlashSystem® 5200 storage enclosure
- Software stack
- Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® (RHEL) 8 for POWER9
- IBM PowerVM® Enterprise Edition
- Optional IBM PowerVC for Private Cloud 2.0
- Red Hat OpenShift® Container Platform
If you have Red Hat entitlements for OpenShift Container Platform or RHEL 8, they can be deselected from the solution edition in e-config. A proof of entitlement for each software license will be requested and mandatory in order to authorize the manufacturing and shipping of the solution.
Note: Until June 30, 2022, clients will be allowed to order a Private Cloud Rack Starter Solution edition without proof of entitlements for OpenShift Container Platform or RHEL 8 for POWER9.
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April 26, 2021
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