IBM United States Hardware Announcement

110-210, dated September 28, 2010

IBM United States Hardware Announcement 110-210 IBM is a registered trademark of International Business Machines Corporation 1
IBM 1000VA and 1500VA LCD Tower UPS optionsavailable for IBM System x servers

Table of contents

1Overview 5Publications
2Key prerequisites 6Technical information
3Planned availability date 11 Terms and conditions
3Description 16 Prices
3Product positioning 19 Order now
3Product number

At a glance

IBM® 1000VA and 1500VA LCD Tower Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)
offerings provide power protection with increased efficiency and simplified power
management to safeguard high-availability IBM System x® server environments.
• 1000VA (750 W), and 1500VA (1000 W) tower offerings
• 95+% energy efficiency across line at 100% load
• Nine-language graphical Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) which provides intuitive
management and monitoring capabilities
• Hot-swappable batteries for maximum uptime, availability, and ease of
• ABM three-stage charging technology significantly extends battery service life and
optimizes recharge time
• Standard intelligent Power Manager Supervisory software to monitor, manage, and
to gradually shut down the connected load in the event of a power failure
• Optional Network Management Card (46M4110) for enhanced UPS monitoring and
• Optional Environmental Monitoring Probe (46M4113) for thermal management
Integration with IBM Systems Director Active Energy ManagerTM (AEM) for single
pane of glass power and thermal trending analysis and management
For ordering, contact your IBM representative, an IBM Business Partner, or IBM
Americas Call Centers at 800-IBM-CALL (Reference: YE001).


In today's high availability server environments, unplanned power outages or line
quality irregularities can have a considerable financial impact on small, medium, and
large enterprise businesses. Selecting the right uninterruptible power supply (UPS)
can efficiently, reliably, and affordably help protect against these potentially costly
The new power-dense IBM 1000VA and 1500VA LCD Tower UPS offerings provide
maximum protection, increased efficiency, and simplified power management to
safeguard small offices or System x distributed tower server environments.
IBM 5396 UPS tower offerings come in space-efficient 1.0kVA and 1.5kVA tower
designs. These models are equipped to meet the requirements of your highest