IBM Power 720 Express server

Configuration options Model 8202-E4D
POWER7+ processor modules – one per processor card Four-core 3.6 GHz or
six-core 3.6 GHz or
eight-core 3.6 GHz
Sockets One
Level 2 (L2) cache 256 kilobytes (KB) per core
Level 3 (L3) cache 10 megabytes (MB) per core
Memory 8 gigabyte (GB) to 512 GB1 of registered dual inline memory module (RDIMM) double data rate-3 (DDR-3)
Solid-state Drives (SSD) Up to eight small form factor (SFF) drives
Disk drives Up to eight SFF serial attached SCSI (SAS) drives
Disk capacity Up to 7.2 terabytes (TB)
Media bays Slimline for DVD-random access memory (RAM)
Half height for tape drive or removable disk
PCI Adapter slots Five PCIe 8x Generation 2 plus optional four PCIe Generation 2 low profile
Standard Ethernet Four Ethernet 10/100/1000 megabits per second (Mbps) ports
Integrated SAS controller One controller for SAS DASD/SSD with redundant array of independent disks (RAID) 10 and DVD-RAM
Optional protected 175 MB cache with RAID 5, 6
High performance PCI adapters (optional) Four-port 8 gigabit (Gb) Fibre Channel (FC)
two-port 16 Gb FC
two-port 10 gigabit Ethernet (GbE) RoCE
10 GbE
10 Gb FC over Ethernet (FCoE)
Dual Port Quad Data Rate (QDR) IB
6 Gb per second (Gbps) SAS RAID Controller
I/O expansion
(available with six-core or eight-core processors)
Up to 2 PCIe 12X I/O drawers – 20 PCIe slots
Up to 4 PCI Extended (PCIx) double data rate (DDR) 12X I/O drawers – 24 PCIx slots
Up to 380 SFF disk slots
Other integrated ports Three universal serial bus (USB), two hardware management consoles (HMC), two system ports, two System Power Control Network (SPCN)
GX slots (12X) One GX++2
Other PCI adapters supported include SAS, small computer system interface (SCSI), wide area network (WAN)/Async, USB, Crypto, Internet SCSI (iSCSI)
VM technologies
POWER Hypervisor Virtual Machines (VMs), logical partitions (LPAR), Dynamic LPAR (DLPAR), Virtual local area network (VLAN) (memory-to-memory interpartition communication)
PowerVM Express Edition (optional) Up to three partitions on the server; virtualised disk and optical devices (VIOS); Integrated Virtualisation Manager (IVM); Shared Dedicated Capacity
PowerVM Standard Edition (optional) PowerVM Express Edition plus Micro-Partitioning with up to 20 micropartitions per processor; Multiple Shared Processor Pools
PowerVM Enterprise Edition (optional) PowerVM Standard Edition plus Live Partition Mobility (LPM) and Active Memory Sharing (AMS)
High availability (HA) IBM PowerHA family
Security and Compliance PowerSC
RAS features Error checking and correcting (ECC) memory with Chipkill
Processor Instruction Retry
Alternate Processor Recovery
Service processor with fault monitoring
Hot-plug disk bays
Hot-plug and redundant power supplies and cooling fans
Dynamic component Deallocation
Linux for POWER
Power requirements 100 V to 240 V ac, single phase
System dimensions Tower: 21.3 in. H × 7.2 - 12.9 in. W × 27.0 in. D (541 mm × 183 - 328.5 mm × 688 mm); weight: 106 lbs (48.2 kg)4
Rack Drawer: 6.9 in. H × 17.3 in. W × 24.0 in. D (173 mm × 440 mm × 610 mm); weight: 82 lbs (37.3 kg)4
Warranty Three year Limited Warranty, on-site for selected components; customer-replaceable unit (CRU) for all other units (varies by country), Next Business Day 09:00 to 17:00 (excluding holidays), warranty service upgrades and maintenance are available

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