IBM Power Systems no-charge removal program

Purchase a new Power Systems offering and IBM will pick up and dispose of your old AS/400 or iSeries art no cost.

A great time to upgrade

IBM will provide pickup and proper disposal of eligible installed IBM iSeries, AS/400, System i, pSeries or System p servers (Replaced Machine), at no additional charge, when you acquire an eligible new IBM Power Systems (Replacement Machine). Only one designated installed replaced machine can be returned at no additional charge per eligible new replacement machine acquired.

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Qualifying / eligible products

For all qualifying products and eligibility requirements, please refer to the Announcement letter.

Invoices for eligible new replacement machines must be dated on or after June 24, 2008.

For lease transactions, signed and accepted Leasing Certificates of Acceptance or lease contracts with "Deemed Acceptance" for the eligible replacement machines must have a lease commencement date of or after June 24, 2008.

Contracts required for the no-charge return of a designated installed replaced machine must be received by IBM no later than 30 calendar days after the IBM invoice or lease commencement date for an eligible new replacement machine.

IBM must be contacted to schedule pickup of a replaced machine no later than four months following the IBM invoice or lease commencement date for an eligible new replacement machine.

Additional information/conditions

This offering is available only in:

This offering is not available in the IBM Caribbean North District.

If you are a U.S. commercial, state and local government, or education customer, you can participate. If you are a U.S. federal government customer, call 800-333-6705 to determine eligibility.

The lessee of a replaced machine financed by IBM Global Financing must purchase the replaced machine and pay all related buyout charges before returning it to IBM.

A replaced machine currently under an Installation Payment Agreement (IPA) or an Installment Payment Master Agreement (IPMA) must be paid for in full by the customer before returning it to IBM.

IBM reserves the right to modify or withdraw this offering at any time.

This offering is subject to the terms and conditions of any applicable Agreements.

You agree to acquire hardware products under this offering for your own use and not for remarketing, leasing or transferring to a third party, unless you are arranging for lease-back financing for the hardware products.

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Financing options

IBM Global Financing can help make your upgrade more affordable.

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