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This IBM eServer iSeries and AS/400e System Builder offers you a comprehensive guide to IBM iSeries and AS/400e hardware and associated IBM software.
This document offers detailed information about the IBM iSeries Models 250, 270, 820, 830, 840, SB2 and SB3, as well as the IBM AS/400e Models 170, 250 package, 720, 730, and 740 and releases of OS/400 software from Version 4 Release 3 through Version 5 Release 2.
The iSeries and AS/400e System Builder is written for use by IBM System Specialists, Marketing Representatives, Business Partners, and IBM clients.
Note: In the interest of maintaining the size of the IBM Redbooks publication IBM eServer iSeries and AS/400e System Builder, SG24-2155, the iSeries and AS/400e information was extracted into this IBM Redpaper after the January 2006 edition of the Builder was produced.
For CISC and RISC models, only summary tables are included in this document. Readers who require CISC information need to refer to AS/400 CISC System Builder, REDP-0042. Readers who require RISC information need to refer to IBM eServer AS/400e RISC System Builder, REDP-0342.
Readers who require the latest iSeries information need to refer to the IBM Redbooks® publication: IBM System i Overview: Models 515, 525, 570, 595, and More, REDP-5052
Table of contents
Chapter 1. IBM AS/400e 170 models
Chapter 2. IBM iSeries SB2 and SB3 models
Chapter 3. IBM iSeries and AS/400e 250 models and packages
Chapter 4. IBM iSeries 270 models
Chapter 5. IBM AS/400e 720, 730, and 740 models
Chapter 6. IBM iSeries 820, 830, and 840 models
Chapter 7. IBM iSeries 820, 830, and 840 features and placement
Chapter 8. IBM iSeries towers schematics
Chapter 9. External storage, SANs, QIC, and VXA-2 formats for IBM iSeries and AS/400e servers
Chapter 10. Customer Card Identification Numbers cross reference
Chapter 11. Feature code cross reference
Chapter 12. Software for IBM iSeries and AS/400e systems
Chapter 13. Cable part numbers for IBM iSeries and AS/400e systems
Chapter 14. Summary of IBM AS/400 CISC models
Chapter 15. Summary of IBM AS/400e RISC models