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It can cost a significant amount of a server's original purchase price to power and cool it each year. But the innovative cooling technology of the IBM BladeCenter HS21 Express means that it can consume up to 37% less power than other blade servers on the market.

It's just one reason the HS21 won the Serverwatch 2006 Product Excellence Award. IBM BladeCenter's high levels of reliability means you could also save on management and support costs. And advanced flexibility and scalability - including a commitment to long-term chassis compatibility - protect your ROI.

IBM BladeCenter HS21 Express

From £1,363 2
excl. VAT. 

Free chassis when you buy 4 blades

The award-winning IBM BladeCenter HS21 Express can substantially reduce power and cooling costs while delivering substantial performance gains over earlier IBM technology. All for as little as £1,363 excl. VAT or only £37.39 per month 3 with IBM Financing Advantage. Plus a free chassis - worth £2,079 - when you buy 4 blades.

Notable features/capabilities: Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® Processor up to 3.00GHz; 4M L2 shared Cache; up to 32GB Fully Buffered DIMM; up to two Small Form Factor (2.5") 10,000rpm SAS HDDs installed on each blade (plus support for up to 3 hot-swap SAS drives with optional Storage and I/O blade); 367GB maximum internal storage (with optional SIO blade).
Limited warranty: 3 years on-site 4.
IBM ServicePac® for BladeCenter HS21 Express: 3 years on-site service £167 5

IBM BladeCenter HS20 Express

From £970 6
excl. VAT 

Free chassis when you buy 4 blades

The IBM BladeCenter HS20 Express delivers high price-performance, two-processor scalability and a smooth transition to 64-bit applications, for just £970 excl. VAT or only £26.61 per month 3 with IBM Financing Advantage. Plus a free chassis - worth £2079 - when you buy 4 blades.

Notable features/capabilities: Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® Processor up to 3.80GHz; 1MB or 2MB Cache (dependent on model); up to 16GB PC2-3200 DDR II; up to two Ultra 320 SCSI drives installed on each blade; 746.8GB maximum internal storage (with optional SCSI Storage Expansion Unit).
Limited warranty: 3 years on-site 4.
IBM ServicePac® for BladeCenter HS20 Express: 3 years on-site £185 7† excl. VAT

Other IBM BladeCenter HS20 Express models available:
HS20 Machine Type 8843ESG £1,097 8 excl VAT or £30.09 per month 3 with IBM Financing Advantage
HS20 Machine Type 7981EFG £1,109 9 excl VAT or £30.42 per month 3 with IBM Financing Advantage

To be put in touch with a local Business Partner call IBM on 0870 532 2223

Or to buy direct from these partners, click on the links below

To be put in touch with a local Business Partner call IBM on 0870 532 2223

Or to buy direct from these partners, click on the links below


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