Have you checked the price on a used 720 vs. the price to move your current 720. Short time moves are expensive and used 720's are cheap.
date: Mon, 15 Sep 2008 09:53:24 -0700
from: Bill <brobins3d@xxxxxxxxx>
subject: iSeries Movers Other than IBM
We have a model 720 that we want to move from Florida to Texas. My
business partner got a quote from IBM that was as expected in price, but
totally unexpected in length of move. IBM is quoting 6 business days to
move the machine from the middle of Florida to the middle of Texas.
This is an unacceptable timeframe for a production machine.
I was originally expecting/hoping for a packup/pickup on Friday and an
unpack on the next Monday or Tuesday. Obviously that's not workable via
So, I'm looking for a different vendor that is more realistic in their
times to move. Any recommendations?
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