IBM N6240 (2858 – Model C21)

IBM N6240 (2858 – Model C21)

IBM® End of Support date: December 31, 2018
Status: Supported by TeamKCI

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TeamKCI has extensive hands on experience with the IBM N6240 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 N6240 (2858 – Model C21/E11/E21) 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.

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 N6240 (2858 – Model C21/E11/E21) 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 N6240 (2858 – Model C21/E11/E21) 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  3U
Controller Form Factor  1 or 2 controllers
Host Connectivity  8 ports of 1, 2 or 4Gb (auto-sensing)
Max. Raw Capacity 1800TB
Max. Drives (Internal + External) 600
Storage protocols FCP, iSCSI,
Cache Memory 16GB
LUNs 4096
Max. Hosts Up to 512 fan in hosts per HA pair
Up to 24 directly connected servers
per HA pair 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 December 8, 2013, IBM issued an End-of-Life Notice for the N6240 (2858 – Model C21/E11/E21).


We are EOL/EOS & Legacy Equipment & Maintenance Specialists
and will maintain the IBM N6240 (2858 – Model C21/E11/E21) for as long as you continue to use it.

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

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