IBM® 2005-B5K SAN Switch

IBM® 2005-B5K SAN Switch

IBM 2005-B5K

Team KCI has extensive hands on experience with IBM® 2005-B5K switches and continues to maintain and repair them. Parts and replacement units are in stock and can ship overnight.

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TeamKCI will continue to support these units for as long as you use them.

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Overview

Let KCI, Inc. help you design the most cost-effective IBM® Storage Area Network Solution.

The IBM® 2005-B5K switch, also known as the IBM® SAN32B-3, is a 1U Fibre Channel switch with 32 fixed Fibre Channel SFP ports that supports link speeds up to 1, 2, or 4 Gbps.  The IBM® 2005-B5K can operate in a fabric containing multiple switches or independently.

Used & Refurbished IBM® Options

Support – TeamKCI is the leading maintenance provider of IBM® legacy hardware, offering premier support with four attractive SLAs: 24 x 7 x 4hour onsite response; 11 x 5 x 4hour onsite response time 24 x 7 NBD response; 9 x 5 NBD response. Round-the-clock tech support is standard with each SLA. We guaranty you will speak to a qualified engineer within 15 minutes of placing a service call any time of day or night. We support call home and dial-in features. And, will even store spare parts on your premises at no additional cost. You won’t find better third-party IBM® support anywhere.

Hardware – TeamKCI sells pre-owned tested and guaranteed IBM® switches, directors, remote switches and routers at huge savings over the manufacturer’s list price. All pre-owned IBM® hardware is meticulously tested, and burned in for 24 hours. Checkout TeamKCI prices. TeamKCI is the financial alternative option that will maximize your IT dollar. Coupled with our 90-day replacement warranty.

Warranty & Support – TeamKCI offers a 90-day warranty and 9-5 technical support on all refurbished IBM® 2005-B5K switches and all other pre-owned refurbished IBM® SAN equipment we sell.  Extended warranties and 24x7x4 onsite support are also available for an additional charge.  Learn more.

How to Get Started?
For more information on an IBM® 2005-B5K or any other IBM® product simply complete the KCI Accuquote form on this page or call KCI, Inc. at 201-934-6500 Ext. 11 for immediate assistance.

TechSpecs

Technical Specifications

Maximum Ports: 32
Minimum Ports: 16
Port Speed: 1/2/4 Gbps
Upgrade: 8 Port Activation Licenses
Redundant Power: Yes
Rail Kit: Yes

Maintenance

KCI maintenance services offer:

  • Spare parts stored on premises to facilitate rapid repairs and ensure that most problems can be handled with a single maintenance call.
  • A 24 x 7 response capability that allows our customers to speak with a product specialist within thirty minutes of placing a call any time of day or night.
  • On site response time of four hours or less.
  • Our pledge to only use tested OEM parts.
  • Prices that are at a minimum 50% less than the OEM’s list price.
  • Our promise to maintain your legacy equipment for as long as you choose to use it. KCI, Inc. has no End-of-Life or End-of-Support dates. We have never dropped service on any product we accepted for maintenance until our very last customer had stopped using it.
  • A lifetime rate guarantee never to escalate your initial rate.
  • An additional 2% pre-payment discount for all contracts or renewals above $10,000.
  • Operational software support for all software and firmware you are using at its current EC level.

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