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Your business faces a range of IT challenges. For example, you may need to analyse enormous volumes of data in minutes, not days – to make informed decisions. You need high availability to keep your applications running smoothly. You want to give your employees freedom to work remotely anytime, anywhere, on any device. You want to streamline management of your data centre to reduce your footprint and administrative costs. Business-critical solutions built on IBM System x® servers are optimised to address these challenges with flexibility and reliability.

IBM System x3650 M5

With the powerful, versatile new 2U, two-socket System x3650 M5 rack server, you can securely and reliably run even more workloads, 24/7, and gain faster business insights. Integrated with up to two Intel E5-2600 v3 series CPUs; TruDDR4 Memory; and industry-leading security and reliability; the x3650 M5 fast forwards your business. You can select from a variety of flexible storage configurations (up to 26 drive bays) that can optimise diverse workloads from cloud to big data.

IBM System x3550 M5

Packed with high performance and reliability, the compact 1U two-socket System x3550 M5 rack server can fuel almost any workload -- from cloud to virtual desktop to high performance computing. Featuring the latest Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 processors, TruDDR4 Memory, and integrated leadership security and reliability features, the x3550 M5 provides you with outstanding uptime and peace of mind. It is available in a variety of storage configurations.

IBM System x3500 M5

This all-in-one, two-socket, 5U tower or rack server is optimised for business critical workloads. Featuring the latest Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 processors, TruDDR4 memory, and integrated leadership security and reliability features, the x3500 M5 server offers outstanding performance for your demanding workloads while keeping your data safe. (Announcing 1Q15)*

System x3650 M4 Family

Delivering outstanding uptime, performance, scalability, I/O flexibility and rock-solid reliability, the System x3650 M4 is designed to support your most demanding business-critical workloads – SAP, business analytics, data warehousing, cloud computing and desktop virtualisation – with ease.

Ideal for high performance server deployments, the compact 1U, two-socket System x3550 M4 handles a wide range of business-critical workloads, including big data, cloud computing, SAP, data warehousing, and desktop virtualisation.

Ready for analytics & cloud

Purpose-built for Big Data, the System x3650 M4 BD 2U two socket rack server addresses the marketplace’s growing demand for rapid analysis of enormous volumes of data.

Designed for your data analytics and storage-rich, business critical applications, the System x3650 M4 HD (High Density) storage server blends dense storage, high performance, and excellent uptime.

IBM System x3500 M4

This all-in-one tower or rack server provides outstanding performance for cloud computing, virtualisation, SAP, and business analytics, while fitting desk-side or in a rack enclosure. Supporting abundant storage and high availability features to help safeguard data, the 5U, two-socket x3500 M4 server can easily handle the demanding workloads of a growing business or distributed enterprise. Just load the x3500 M4 with your choice of industry-leading hypervisors from Microsoft®, VMware, Red Hat and SUSE for a ready-to-go cloud computing environment.

* IBM’s statements regarding its plans, directions, and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice at IBM’s sole discretion. Information regarding potential future products is intended to outline our general product direction and it should not be relied on in making a purchasing decision. The information mentioned regarding potential future products is not a commitment, promise, or legal obligation to deliver any material, code or functionality. Information about potential future products may not be incorporated into any contract. The development, release, and timing of any future features or functionality described for our products remains at our sole discretion.

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