Options and upgrades

System x offers quality components that will enhance and optimize your server’s performance and capability.


Maximize data retrieval and backup with System x storage options. Fast local SAS, SATA and Self Encrypting (SED) drives, pooled network storage, adapters and industry leading RAID solutions optimize data center operations.


Top of Rack Ethernet network switches from System x are ideal for data center networking requirements where integration of networking and servers is key.

Memory and processor

The memory and processor portfolio offers the same reliability, performance and quality that comes with System x and BladeCenter servers and is tailored to support today’s applications and workloads.

Rack and power infrastructure

Optimized infrastructure equipment is critical to drive improved IT efficiency and availability for data centers of today and tomorrow. Rack and power infrastructure offerings are custom designed for System x servers.

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Lenovo acquires IBM x86 systems

These IBM x86 products are now products of Lenovo in Belgium and other countries. IBM will host x86-related content on ibm.com until migrated to Lenovo. During the transition, please interpret references to IBM in relation to transitioned products as Lenovo.

  • Transitioning IBM x86 to Lenovo

    Hear from IBM executives and view news reports about Lenovo’s planned acquisition of IBM’s x86 server business.