The IBM eServer pSeries 690 server has been withdrawn from the market, effective November 18, 2005. The learn more links provide information on the p690.


Innovative IBM eServer platforms with new tools and application flexibility help lower costs, improve efficiency, and expedite e-business transformation.

The IBM eServer pSeries 690 (7040-681) is the first in a family of products representing a new generation of IBM's 64-bit, symmetric multiprocessing UNIX (SMP) servers. It gives you the power you need to consolidate workloads within a single, powerful, UNIX system. The large SMP server no longer functions merely as a server, but rather as a self- contained "IT infrastructure in a box."

The attributes of the pSeries 690 set the stage to grow as your needs change:

Use it as you make your transition from existing RS/6000 Model S80 and p680 units or move to a brand new computing model.

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