IBM N5500 (2865 – Model A10) EOL Maintenance and Support

IBM N5500 (2865 – Model A10) EOL Maintenance and Support

IBM® End of Support date: December 4, 2012
Status: Supported by TeamKCI

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TeamKCI has extensive hands on experience with the IBM N5300 (2869 – Model A10 & A20) and will continue to maintain and repair them. Parts and replacement units are in stock and can ship overnight.

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

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    Let TeamKCI help you design the most cost-effective IBM Storage Area Network Solution.

    Whether for primary or secondary storage, the IBM N5300 (2869 – Model A10 & A20) accommodates medium sized businesses, remote offices and local storage by offering file-level data access, intelligent management software, and data protection capabilities in a cost-effective package.

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    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.

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    Warranty & Support – TeamKCI offers a 90-day warranty and 9-5 technical support on all refurbished IBM N5300 (2869 – Model A10 & A20) 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 a IBM N5300 (2869 – Model A10 & A20) or any other IBM product simply complete the TeamKCI Quick Quote form on this page or call TeamKCI at 201-934-6500 Ext. 11 for immediate assistance.


    Technical Specifications

    Form Factor  2U
    Controller Form Factor  1 or 2 controllers
    Host Connectivity  4 ports of 1, 2, or 4Gb
    (auto sensing)4x GbE Ports
    Max. Raw Capacity 168TB
    Internal Drives 20
    Max. Drives (Internal + External) 336
    Storage protocols FCP, iSCSI,
    Cache Memory 8GB
    LUNs 1024
    Max. Hosts  Up to 4 ports per controller configured as front-end (host) connectivity ports
    Up to 4 directly connected servers (per controller and per active/active configuration)
    Up to 256 SAN connected servers (per controller and per active/active configuration)
    Server Operating Systems  Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows XP, Linux, Oracle Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, Mac OS, VMware, ESX



    On April 13, 2015, IBM issued an End-of-Life Notice for the N5300 (2869 – Model A10 & A20).


    We are EOL/EOS & Legacy Equipment & Maintenance Specialists
    and will maintain the IBM N5300 (2869 – Model A10 & A20) for as long as you continue to use it.

    For a fast and accurate quote, fill out the form at the right.

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