Who doesn’t love a good deal?
The Smart Cube Business Partner Technology Access Program (TAP) is in full swing for the x86 versions of the Smart Cube. Under this program, qualified partners can purchase a Smart Cube at a 40 percent discount. Currently, this program is only available in the United States and its territories
TAP offers selected PartnerWorld® members the ability to purchase Smart Cube servers and options at discounts off the IBM Smart Cube list price minus bid index price allowance for internal use, demonstration, or development purposes. Smart Cube Business Partners must submit rebate claims within 45-days of the invoice date in order to receive a rebate payment.
Eligible IBM products
923332U Smart Cube server 7200
923356U Smart Cube server 7401
Associated Smart Cube options
For more information on eligible options, refer to the Configuration and Options Guide //www-03.ibm.com/systems/xbc/cog/
To order your discounted Smart Cubes, there are two paths: one for Resellers, Solution Providers, and Systems Integrators with an IBM LOCID, and one for ISVs and other partners who do not have an IBM LOCID.
If you are an IBM Business Partner - Reseller, Solution Provider, or Systems Integrator, and have an IBM LOCID, Smart Cube qualifying products will be eligible to receive a rebate. Discount is based on list price at time of purchase. Smart Cube TAP rebate plus bid index allowance equals eligible percentage off list. The partner will submit an electronic claim form in order to receive the appropriate rebate. Complete the electronic Request Form at: //prc3.tradeonemktg.com/tap/ClaimEntry.aspx
Smart Cube purchases will be validated via Smart Cube sales reporting provided by your Distributor.
IBM will issue a Smart Cube rebate check to the qualifying Smart Cube Business Partner within 6-8 weeks of receipt and approval of the Smart Cube Technology Access Request form. For questions regarding the Smart Cube Technology Access Program claim process please contact Program Headquarters at: 1-800-477-6756.
For those partners who are ISVs or do not have an IBM LOCID, you may use the appropriate forms included in this announcement. Once you complete the form, fax it to 1-800-477-6745, OR Scan and email to: Tapprogram@tradeonemktg.com along with your purchase invoice.
Questions pertaining to this offering should be directed to Tina Goodwine at email@example.com, Brian Kielty (alternate) at firstname.lastname@example.org.