Your applications are demanding. Analytics, imaging and simulation workloads require extreme computational power. But with most IT budgets under constant pressure, your organization also demands financial responsibility. To support these competing challenges, you need a scalable high-performance computing system that supports the highest possible computational performance coupled with simple management, all while offering energy efficiency and extraordinary density to help you conserve power and DC floor space.
Improved compute density
The IBM® System x iDataPlex dx360 M4 is designed to optimize density and performance within typical DC infrastructure limits. The extraordinary half depth form factor is designed to help you improve compute density in your space-constrained DC while also improving system cooling and energy efficiency.
|High performance, energy-smart Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 processors with up to 20 megabyte (MB) L3 cache per processor socket, Integrated PCIe 3.0, Intel Turbo+ and Hyper-Threading Technology and two QuickPath interconnects (QPI)|
|Innovative shallow-depth design|
|Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI)|
|Form factor/height||Half-depth, 2U chassis with up to two planar trays|
|Processor (max)||Two 12-core Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 Series processors|
|Cache (max)||30 megabyte (MB) per processor|
|Memory (max)||Up to 512 gigabyte (GB) double data rate-3 (DDR3) via 16 dual inline memory module (DIMM) slots unregistered dual inline memory module (UDIMM)/registered dual inline memory module (RDIMM)/load reduced dual inline memory module (LRDIMM)|
|Expansion slots||2 peripheral component interconnect Express (PCIe) Gen 3.0 slots (std.), optional 2 double-width PCIe (for GPUs or coprocessors)|
|Disk bays (total/hot-swap)||One 3.5-in. (8.8cm) simple-swap serial advanced technology attachment (SATA) or two 2.5-in. (6.3cm) simple- swap serial attached SCSI (SAS)/SATA hard disk drive (HDDs) or solid state drive (SSDs), or four 1.8-in. (4.5cm) simple-swap SSDs|
|Maximum internal storage||Up to 8.0 terabyte (TB) per 2U chassis|
|Network interface||2 × 1 gigabit Ethernet (GbE) (std.), 2 InfiniBand fourteen data rate (FDR) ports (slotless option), 2 × 10 GbE (slotless option)|
|Power supply (std/max)||1/2; 550 W, 750 W, or 900 W with 80 PLUS Platinum certification, redundant|
|Hot-swap components||Power supplies|
|Redundant array of independent disks (RAID) support||Optional hardware RAID-0,-1, -5, -6, -10, -50, -60|
|System management||Integrated management module 2 (IMM2) with dedicated management port|
|Operating systems (OS)||Microsoft® Windows® Server, Red Hat Enterprise Linux®, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, VMware vSphere|
|Limited warranty||3-year customer replaceable unit (CRU) and onsite limited warranty, next business day 09:00 to 17:00, service upgrades available|
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