« Return to Previous Page

IBM 6446 Dual Port 12X Channel Interface


IBM 6446 Dual Port 12X Channel Interface


  • Description

    Product Description

    IBM i Series 8205-E6B (#6446) – Dual-port 12X Channel Interface Attach – Short Run

    This Adapter is the interface for attachment of the I/O Drawer to a 12X Channel loop. The adapter includes two 12X Channel connectors to support attachment of the I/O drawer into the loop. This adapter does not include the repeater function and is intended to support configurations where the Host system and the external I/O drawers in the loop are located in the same rack.

    Cables attached to this adapter have the following restrictions. Cables between this adapter and a host system may not exceed 3.0 Meters in length. Cables between two I/O Drawers may not exceed 1.5 Meters if both I/O drawers include this Short Run adapter feature #6446. Cables between two I/O Drawers may not exceed 3.0 Meters if either of the I/O drawers includes this Short Run adapter feature #6446. The required 12X Cables are ordered under a separate feature number.

    Attributes provided: 12X Channel Interface Connection

    Attributes required: none

    For 8202-E4B: (#6446)

    Minimum required: 0

    Maximum allowed: 8 (Initial order maximum: 8)

    OS level required:

    AIX Version 5.3 supported

    AIX Version 6.1 supported

    AIX Version 7.1 supported

    IBM i 6.1 supported

    IBM i 7.1 supported

    SUSE Linux supported

    Red Hat Linux supported

    Refer to Software Requirements for specific O/S levels supported

    Initial Order/MES/Both/Supported: Both

    CSU: Yes

    Return parts MES: No

  • Request a Quote
    CAPTCHA image
    Contact Info

    International Systems Management, Inc.
    5824-E Peachtree Corners East
    Norcross, GA, 30092

    Phone: 770.840.8994
    Fax: 770.840.9228
    Email: [email protected]

    Get in touch Today

    We are here to help you with all of your IT and server needs, please fill out the form or call us directly to get started today.

Free shipping on all orders to the USA