IBM Power 760 server

Secure, reliable performance with on-demand expansion

POWER7® means high performance, high capacity, and near linear scaling. 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.


Multiuser performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz rPerf* CPW**
POWER7+ 2 12 48 3.1 142.1 69,800
POWER7+ 4 24 96 3.1 264.8 129,000
POWER7+ 6 36 144 3.1 370.7 195,700
POWER7+ 8 48 192 3.1 476.7 258,000
POWER7+ 2 12 48 3.4 151.4 75,200
POWER7+ 4 24 96 3.4 282.1 137,000
POWER7+ 6 36 144 3.4 395.0 209,000
POWER7+ 8 48 192 3.4 507.8 274,000

SPEC CPU2006 performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS SPEC
int_rate
SPEC
fp_rate
POWER7+ 8 48 192 3.4 AIX 7.1 2,170 1,400
POWER7+ 8 48 192 3.4 SLES 11 SP2 2,130 1,360

SPECjbb2005 performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS BOPS BOPS/jvm JVM
POWER7+ 8 48 192 3.4 AIX 7.1 5,032,254 104,839 48
POWER7+ 8 48 192 3.4 SLES 11 SP2 4,858,622 101,221 48

LINPACK performance
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS HPC Gflops    
HPC Peak
POWER7+ 8 48 48 3.4 AIX 7.1 1,268.0 1,454.2
1POWER7+ 8 48 48 3.4 SLES 11 SP2 1,259.0 1,454.2
1 Using GCC

SAP performance - SD 2-Tier 1
Technology Chips Cores Threads GHz OS Number of
Benchmark
Users
Database ERP Release Cert. Number
POWER7+ 8 48 192 3.4 AIX 7.1 25,488 DB2 10 6.0 EHP5 2013004
1 Central Server: Power 760
 

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Next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing are providing unprecedented insights into opportunities, threats and efficiencies. IBM Power Systems is at the forefront of delivering solutions to gain faster insights from analyzing both structured information and unstructured big data. With the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems plus solutions and software, organizations can outpace their competitors by delivering faster services, providing differentiated offerings and turning operational cost into investment opportunity.

IBM Power Systems hardware is at the heart of enabling major business and industry transformations fueled by the explosive growth of big data and analytics. Power Systems help organizations drive faster business insights with industry leading performance, scalability and virtualization flexibility.

IBM Power Systems deliver flexibility and choice of operating systems to enable your business to support the next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing that are transforming how organizations work today. Whether running 1, 2, or all 3 - coupled with PowerVM, they maximize the benefit of Power Systems in your business.

IBM's integrated approach to developing Systems and Systems Software stacks together delivers a platform that supports next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing on an open platform for choice while providing maximum utilization, availability, and flexibility to help you deliver new advantages to your business.

IBM and IBM Business Partner solutions exploit key benefits in IBM Power Systems’ unique design combined with systems software to provide support for next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing to providing unprecedented insights into opportunities, threats and efficiencies to your organization.


Over the last five years thousands of clients have migrated to IBM Power Systems. Learn how Power Systems has helped them support next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing on an open platform for choice while improving business performance, reducing risk, and establishing a platform for growth.