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The System x3850 X6 is a fast, agile and resilient 4U rack server delivering incredible application performance.
Its unique, adaptive modular design enables easy scaling to meet growing IT needs and facilitate fit-for-purpose solutions.
X6 Storage Book
Up to 8 x 2.5" SAS/SATA/HDDs or up to 16 - 1.8" SSDs
with 3 lines of text for easier management and serviceability
Hot swap fans
(8 in front, 2 in back)
X6 Compute Book (up to 4 books) supporting 1 CPU and 24 DIMMs each
X6 COMPUTE BOOK
Each X6 Compute Book supports the powerful Intel Xeon E7-4800/8800 v2 processor family, up to 3.4 GHz, up to 1600 MHz memory access and up to 15 cores per processor.
Each Compute Book supports up to 1.5TB of memory.
Each Compute Book has 12 DIMM slots on each side for a total of 24 DIMM slots that accept traditional DIMMs and eXFlash memory-channel storage.
An x3850 X6 system can deliver up to 12.8 TB of ultra-low latency eXFlash memory-channel storage.
MEMORY DIMM SOCKETS
Each book has 96 DIMM slots supporting 64GB LRDIMMs. It also supports R-DIMM and fast eXFlash DIMM technologies.
Up to 1600MHz memory speed in RAS mode and up to 2667 MHz in Performance mode.
Hot-swap fans can be removed independently of the Compute Book, enabling easy serviceability without affecting system availability.
There are 8 fans in front and two in the rear.
X6 STORAGE BOOK
The X6 Storage Book supports up to 8 x 2.5" SAS / SATA / SSDs or up to 16 x 1.8" SSDs.
It contains 2 PCIe Gen2 slots for internal storage controllers. It also has three USB 3.0 ports, a video port and an LCD display for faster serviceability.
REAR ACCESS FEATURES
Convenient rear I/O Shuttle
Two optional I/O Books (half- or full-length) with 3 PCIe Gen3 slots each
MezzLOM slot supporting 1GbE and 10GbE
Primary I/O book supporting IMM,
MezzLOM and additional I/O slots
2 USB 2.0 &
2 USB 3.0 ports
Dedicated 1GbE copper
management IMM2 port
Hot swap power supplies
in 1400W, 900W & 750W
PRIMARY I/O BOOK
The primary I/O Book comes standard with the x3850 X6 and contains Integrated Management Module 2 (IMM2) along with PCIe slot.
MezzLOM socket supporting 10GbE and 1GbE technologies
1GbE copper management port (IMM2)
This system supports up to 4 hot-swap power supplies including 750W (DC), 900W (AC) and 1400W (AC) power supplies.
The system supports N+N even in the most demanding configurations.
OPTIONAL I/O BOOKS
These optional I/O Books have 3 PCIe Gen3 slots that are available in either half- or full-length. (Half-length is shown.)
The server supports a total of two I/O Books to complement the Primary I/O Book's 3 PCIe slots.
REAR I/O SHUTTLE
The rear I/O Shuttle provides easy access to the passive mid-plane, enabling faster serviceability without the need to pull the server out of the rack.