IBM Flex System p260 and p460 Compute Nodes


Performance data

Power Systems: open innovation to put data to work. The benchmark and performance data below demonstrate how IBM solutions can be optimized for a wide variety of workloads, each one providing you with performance you can count on.

p260 Compute Nodes

 Multiuser performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz rPerf* CPW**
POWER7+ 2 8 32 4.08 115.5 51,400
POWER7+ 2 16 64 3.61 197.7 99,500
POWER7+ 2 16 64 4.11 218.5 110,000

 SPEC CPU2006 performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS SPECint_rate SPECfp_rate
POWER7+ 2 16 64 4.11 AIX 7.1 856 586
POWER7+ 2 16 64 4.11 SLES 11 SP2 825 562

 SPECjbb2005 performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS BOPS BOPS/jvm JVM
POWER7+ 2 16 64 4.11 AIX 7.1 1,877,581 117,349 16
POWER7+ 2 16 64 4.11 SLES 11 SP2 1,818,045 113,628 16

 SPECompM2001 performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS Result
POWER7+ 2 14 64 4.11 SLES 11 SP2 107,007

 SAP performance - SD 2-Tier
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS Number of Users Database Central Server ERP Release Certificate Number
POWER7+ 2 16 64 4.11 AIX 7.1 10,000 DB2 10 p260 6.0 EHP5 2012035

 Oracle eBS r12 Payroll Extra Large Batch
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS Check per hr eBS Release
POWER7+ 2 8 32 4.08 AIX 6.1 626,741 12.1.2

 Linpack performance
 
HPC Gflops
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS HPC Peak
POWER7+ 2 16 16 4.11 AIX 7.1 496.0 555.5
POWER7+ 2 16 16 4.11 SLES 11 SP2 485.4 555.5

p460 Compute Nodes

 SAP performance - SD 2-Tier
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS Number of Users Database Central Server ERP Release Certificate Number
POWER7 4 32 128 3.55 AIX 7.1 17,000 DB2 9.7 p460 6.0 EHP4 (Unicode) 2012015