x86 enterprise servers

High-performance, scalable rack and blade servers

x86 Enterprise servers represent the best of X ARCHITECTURE® technology, leveraging decades of mainframe server design to deliver an open and affordable, industry-standard server platform that can help tackle your most demanding workloads.

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Lenovo System x3950 X6

The x3950 X6 is the first server designed and optimised for memory-channel storage. By leveraging unique eXFlash memory-channel storage, X6 systems can deliver unmatched storage performance and capacity. This platform also features a modular design that provides the ultimate flexibility in configuration choice.

Form factor 8U rack server
Processor family Intel Xeon E7-4800/8800 family
Number of processors Up to eight processors / 120 cores per 8-socket server
Memory capacity Up to 12.0 TB, 192 DIMMs using 64 GB LRDIMMs
Internal storage Up to 30.8 TB of SAS/SATA storage, up to 12.8 TB of memory-channel storage

Lenovo System x3850 X6

The x3850 X6 is the first server designed and optimised for memory-channel storage. By leveraging unique eXFlash memory-channel storage, X6 systems can deliver unmatched storage performance and capacity. This platform also features a modular design that provides the ultimate flexibility in configuration choice as well as innovative scalability from 4-way to 8-way.

Form factor Rack/4U
Processor family Intel Xeon E7-4800/8800 processor family
Number of processors Up to four processors / 60 cores per 4-socket server
Memory capacity Up to 6.0 TB, 96 DIMMs using 64 GB LRDIMMs
Internal storage Up to 30.8 TB of SAS/SATA storage, up to 12.8 TB of memory-channel storage

System x3850 X5 and x3950 X5

2- to 4- to 8-socket scalable rack server offers superior performance, flexibility and reliability for large-scale databases, enterprise applications and virtualisation.

Form factor 4U rack server (5U with MAX5)
Processor family Intel® Xeon® E7 product line
Number of processors Up to 4 processors / 40 cores per 4-socket server
Memory capacity Up to 2.0 TB / 64 DIMMs per 4-socket server or up to 3.0 TB / 96 DIMMs per 4-socket server with MAX5
Internal storage Up to 8.0 TB per 4-socket server

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Flex System x280 X6 Compute Node






Product details (US)

Ideal for workloads such as large virtual machines requiring more memory per VM

Form factor 2-socket Flex System compute node
Processor family Intel Xeon E7-2800 v2
Number of processors 2 processors
Memory capacity (Max) Up to 3 TB
Internal storage (Max) Up to 9.6 TB using eXFlash DIMMs and SSDs

Flex System x480 X6 Compute Node






Product details (US)

Ideal for workloads such as large virtual machines, analytics and databases requiring more cores as well as more memory per system or VM

Form factor Up to 4-socket Flex System compute node
Processor family Intel Xeon E7 4800 v2
Number of processors Up to 4 processors
Memory capacity (Max) Up to 6 TB
Internal storage (Max) Up to 19.2 TB using eXFlash DIMMs and SSDs

Flex System x880 X6 Compute Node




 

Product details (US)

Ideal for workloads that demand the highest levels of performance such as analytics and databases requiring more cores as well more memory per system

Form factor Up to 8-socket Flex System compute node
Processor family Intel Xeon E7-8800 v2
Number of processors Up to 8 processors
Memory capacity (Max) Up to 12 TB
Internal storage (Max) Up to 25.6 TB using eXFlash DIMMs and SSDs

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Lenovo acquires IBM x86 systems

These IBM x86 products are now products of Lenovo in the United Kingdom and other countries. IBM will host x86-related content on ibm.com until migrated to Lenovo. During the transition, please interpret references to IBM in relation to transitioned products as Lenovo.

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IBM X6 servers: Fast. Agile. Resilient.

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IBM X6 servers

Up to 100% performance increase with lower acquisition cost

 
 

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