21.07.2021 | Tech Data IBM Hardware Team

EMEA IBM Storage Announcement: List Price Change on Select Tape Products

Today, IBM® announces changes in purchase prices on Select IBM Storage Tape Products for EMEA region. The new purchase prices are effective August 2, 2021.

Review these changes with affected customers as appropriate. Update outstanding quotations, bids and proposals, along with any related financial analyses, and notify customers accordingly.

Price changes:

MT FC Description Price Action
3555 IBM TS4300 Library
3555 AGKJ LTO 7 HH Fibre channel drive +17.6%
3555 AGKK LTO 7 HH SAS Drive +17.5%
3555 AGKL LTO 7 FH Fibre channel drive +16.5%
3555 AGKM LTO 8 HH Fibre channel drive +16.5%
3555 AGKN LTO 8 HH SAS drive +16.7%
3555 AGKP LTO 8 FH Fibre channel drive +16.7%
3572 TS2900 Autoloader
3572 S7H TS2900 Tape Autoloader with LTO Ultrium 7 Half-high SAS Tape Drive +11.8%
3572 S8H TS2900 Tape Autoloader with LTO Ultrium 8 Half-high SAS Tape Drive +12.1%
3580 IBM TS2700/2800 Tape Drive
3580 H7S TS2270 Tape Drive Model H7S with HHLTO7 SAS Tape Drive with enclosure and power supply +15.3%
3580 H8S TS2280 Tape Drive Model H8S with HHLTO8 SAS Tape Drive with enclosure and power supply +15.7%
3580 AGGR LTO7 Half High Bare Drive +15.9%
7226 IBM 7226 Multimedia Storage Enclosure
7226 8441 Half-High LTO Ultrium 7 SAS Tape Drive +8.2%
7226 8446 Half-High LTO Ultrium 7 FC Tape Drive +8.9%
7226 8541 HHLTO8 SAS TAPE DRIVE +8.0%
7226 8546 HHLTO8 FC TAPE DRIVE +7.3%

For Business Partner(s) orders:  Price Protection provisions for products are stated in the IBM Business Partner Agreement. The IBM Business Partner Agreement pricing terms allow for orders which have been received by IBM prior to the effective date of the price increase to retain the lower price provided that the orders ship from IBM within six months of the date IBM received the order from the Business Partner.

Price Protection provisions for products are stated in the IBM Business Partner Agreement.

Prices The new, higher purchase prices are effective August 2, 2021. The increased purchase prices do not apply to orders that were received by IBM before August 2, 2021, and the on-order machines will be shipped on or before August 2, 2021. State and local government customers: The increased purchase prices do not apply to orders that were received by IBM before August 2, 2021. In addition, the machines must be shipped on or before the estimated shipment date in effect on August 2, 2021, or be shipped on or before August 2, 2021, whichever is later. For machines purchased under an existing IBM volume commitment or special bid, the respective price protection provisions apply.

Please contact the Tech Data IBM Hardware team for questions.