UPS Systems support company's xSeries® towers.
Press Release Summary:
Uninterruptible power supplies provide power protection, extended run-time power backup, and smart power management. Units are offered with 3 VA points with up to 1,500 VA and 1,050 W load capacity. USB and serial communications are incorporated as standard, and UPS management software integrates with IBM Director for seamless systems management. Units come with 6-8 outlets, depending on model, and hot-swap internal battery.
Original Press Release:
IBM xSeries Tower UPS Offers More Power, Better Features, and IBM Service and Support at a Better Price
At a glance
New high-availability uninterruptible power supply (UPS) options deliver cost-effective power protection, extended run-time power backup, and smart power management to xSeries® servers.
Three unique volt ampere (VA) points; up to 1500 VA and 1050-watt load capacity
Support for all xSeries stand-alone towers
USB and serial communications standard
UPS management software that integrates with IBM Director for seamless systems management
Hot-swap internal battery
Six or eight outlets, depending on model
Three-year on-site limited warranty1
For technical support:
Call the HelpCenter® (800-772-2227)
Request technical information at: www.pc.ibm.com
Now you can protect and substantially extend the backup power run times of your mission-critical applications with cost-effective, high-availability, uninterruptible power supply (UPS) options.
UPS750T, 1000T, 1500T LV, HV, and JVUPS options
Suite of easy-to-use management software
Stand-alone tower installation
USB and serial management on all units
Reliable power protection with advanced management features and software
Better value, lower price, and more power at each volt ampere (VA) rating
"Back-door" protection for attached devices with higher VA units
Substantial battery run times even under full load
Three-year on-site warranty
These UPS options are more cost effective than their predecessors and provide higher wattage levels at each VA point. This means you can power more or higher-power equipment with longer battery run times than previously available. In addition, they offer these high-availability features and functions:
Ability to supply six or eight outlets
Surge protection for phone/fax/modem on the 1000 and 1500 VA units
APC PowerChute Business Edition for IBM management software
Support for unattended shutdown
Open smart slot for adding more function to the UPS
High efficiency with higher wattage at each VA point
1. IBM sends a technician after attempting to diagnose and resolve the problem remotely. For information on the IBM Statement of Limited Warranty, visit: www.ibm.com/servers/support/machine_warranties/
For details on appropriate wall outlets and wiring, refer to the Planning information section.
Planned availability dates
September 19, 2003, UPS750T, 1000T, 1500T LV, HV, and JV, and Power Module Upgrade Kit
September 29, 2003, all power cord options: part numbers 90P4849 to 23K4809
In the xSeries line of UPS offerings, the UPS750T, 1000T, and 1500T UPS options are the replacement parts for the APC tower UPS units. These new UPS options are positioned as the best power protection choice for tower servers. The following list shows the transition from new part to old along with the benefits of the IBM units.
APC700 to IBM UPS750T: New units add USB, greater wattage, more outlets, and longer run time
APC1000 to IBM UPS1000T: New units deliver LAN and phone protection along with greater wattage and longer run times.
APC1400 to IBM UPS1500T: New unit deliver LAN and phone protection along with greater wattage and longer run times.
21301TX replaces 94G3134
21303TX replaces 94G3135
21305TX replaces 94G3136
21302TX replaces 94G4073
21304TX replaces 94G4074
21306TX replaces 94G4075
21307TX, 21308TX, and 21309TX are available only in Japan; there are no current products.
For tower solutions where more power is required, the IBM UPS3000X is a rack-to-tower convertible product offering 3000 VA and 2850 watts of power protection.