Commercial Processing Workload (CPW) is a relative measure of performance of systems running the IBM i operating system. Performance in client environments may vary. The value is based on maximum configurations. Please refer to the "IBM Power Systems Performance Capabilities Reference — IBM i operating system Version 6.1 (PDF, 1.2MB) " for a complete description of CPW and the CPW rating for IBM Power Systems.
All performance estimates are provided "AS IS" and no warranties or guarantees are expressed or implied by IBM. Buyers should consult other sources of information, including system benchmarks, and application sizing guides to evaluate the performance of a system they are considering buying. For additional information about CPW, contact your local IBM office or IBM authorized reseller.