IBM Flex System x86 compute nodes
IBM Flex System x220
Ideal for infrastructure workloads and entry virtualisation.
|Processor||Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2400 product family; Up to 2 processors and 16 cores|
|Memory capacity (Max)||12 DIMMs; up to 192GB|
|Internal storage (Max)||Up to 2TB|
IBM Flex System x222
Ideal for maximum physical density in virtualised environments.
|Form factor||Flex System standard node with two 2-socket twin nodes|
|Processor family||Intel® Xeon® E5-2400 product family|
|Number of processors||Up to 2 processors and 16 cores per twin node|
|Memory capacity||Up to 384 gigabytes (GB) max per twin node with 32 GB load reduced dual inline memory module (LRDIMMs)/12 dual inline memory modules (DIMMs)|
|Internal storage||Up to 1.0 terabyte (TB) per twin node|
IBM Flex System x240
Ideal for mainstream virtualisation and enterprise workloads.
|Form factor||2-socket standard compute node|
|Processor family||Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 product family|
|Number of processors||Up to 2 processors and 24 cores|
|Memory capacity||Up to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs|
|Internal storage||Up to 2.0 TB|
IBM Flex System x240 M5 Compute Node
The 2-socket IBM® Flex System x240 M5 Compute Node is the heart of new advances in hardware components, management software and networking you need to help keep operating costs down without sacrificing efficiency, reliability or security.
|Form factor||2U rack server|
|Processor family||Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3 series|
|Number of processors||Up to 2 processors/36 cores|
|Memory capacity (Max)||Up to 1.5 TB (future); up to 768 GB at announcement/24 DIMMs|
|Internal storage (Max)||Up to 4.0 TB|
IBM Flex System x440
The IBM Flex System® x440 compute node is designed for virtualisation, databases, and memory-intensive computing applications. The Flex System x440 compute node is a price-performance optimised 4-socket compute node that allows you to do more with your business.
|Business use||Ideal for high-end virtualisation, mainstream databases, and memory intensive, high performance workloads.|
|Form factor||4-socket double-wide compute node|
|Processor family||Intel Xeon Processor E5-4600 v2 product family|
|Number of processors||Up to 4 processors and 48 cores|
|Memory capacity (Max)||Up to 1.5 TB / 48 DIMMs|
|Internal storage (Max)||Up to 2 TB|