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Systems optimised
for your workloads

Smarter Systems for a Smarter Planet

Systems optimised for your workloads

Work smarter while reducing complexity and cost

With each passing day, your business is demanding more and more from your IT systems:

At the same time, you have to manage budgets for acquisition and ongoing operation.

You can't meet today's challenges with yesterday’s IT infrastructure.

IBM delivers System x® and BladeCenter® systems designed for both today and tomorrow’s business opportunities with optimised systems packed full of IBM innovation. Designed for virtualisation, database, high performance computing, ERP, core business applications and more - IBM System x and BladeCenter optimised systems can help your business operate smarter while helping you reduce complexity and cost.

New workload optimised systems for our eX5 portfolio are specific to database and analytic applications providing your business with smarter systems for IT.


Get the maximum from your virtualisation investment with systems and solutions that offer flexible configurations equipped with enhanced memory, high-speed I/O and industry-leading RAS features - a combination designed to help reduce operating costs, simplify management and keep your virtualised infrastructure up and running.


Get continuous and immediate access to information with systems and solutions optimised to manage data from the smallest of departments to large-scale enterprise data warehouses reliably and economically for a dynamic, scalable infrastructure that helps you respond quickly to changing business demands.


Whether you are looking to improve ERP application performance or power analytics with speed and agility, IBM System x systems and solutions deliver the performance you need to turn information into insight.

High performance computing

From specialised compute clusters to GPU computing - IBM System x and BladeCenter systems and solutions provide extreme computing performance without the extreme cost.

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