Maintenance on an internal tape (Power5, 6, & 7) is a feature code that is chargeable.


Pete Massiello
iTech Solutions

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Subject: Power 8 = no internal tape drive

Not that we've had an internal tape drive in years but Power 8 = no internal tape drive. The space was needed for other function.
Some people love internal tape drives. For one thing, the maintenance is included with the CEC.

Rob Berendt
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