Using IBM WebSphere technology, the Private Trading Exchange provides an easy to use online ordering tool to access a variety of used equipment buying opportunities. This password-protected Web site is designed specifically for resellers of used IT equipment.


  • IBM Certified Pre-owned Equipment price and inventory availability
    Access build-to-order configurations and off-the-shelf items online. Inventory refreshed daily.
  • Online order history and tracking ability
    Eliminate many phone calls and e-mails through online order tracking from receipt through shipment.
  • Efficient access
    Access PTX directly as a distributor and Tier 1 solution provider. Tier 2 solution providers have shopping access through distributor stores on PTX.
  • More buying power
    Participate in interactive and sealed offerings opportunities.
  • Request for Quote (RFQ)
    Negotiate pricing online for off the shelf items and build to order configurations.
  • Order cloning
    Save time creating orders by copying the contents of any previously submitted order.
  • System i/p fast ship feature program
    Ship within 24-48 hours on selected features (adaptors, cables, tape drives, memory, CD ROMS and graphic cards) with orders placed by 3:00 pm EST. IBM pays shipping for orders less than 99 pounds.

Find out how you can request access to PTX