IBM System x rack-optimised servers

System x M5 rack servers

IBM System x3650 M5

The new IBM® System x3650 M5 rack server supports a diverse set of complex business-critical workloads, all day every day, with leadership reliability, efficient performance and security.

Form factor

2U rack server

Processor family

Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3 series

Number of processors

Up to 2 processors/36 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 1.5 TB of memory with SK Hynix 64 GB* TruDDR4 Memory LRDIMMs
* 64 GB DIMMs available at a later date.

Internal storage

Up to 86.4 TB for combination 3.5- and 2.5-inch models or up to 31.2 TB for 2.5-inch only models with SAS/SATA HDDs/SSDs

Business use

Ideal applications include: Cloud Computing, Big Data and Analytics, Virtualisation, Database, In-House Memory applications (e.g. SAP), Enterprise resource planning (ERP), Collaboration, High Performance Computing (HPC)


IBM System x3550 M5

The x3550 M5 rack server’s variety of configurations can run almost any workload from print server to Cloud or Big Data and Analytics.

Form factor

1U rack server

Processor family

Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3 series

Number of processors

Up to 2 processors / 36 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 1.5 TB of memory with SK Hynix 64 GB* TruDDR4 Memory LRDIMMs, up to 2DPC@2133 MHz at 1.2V
* 64 GB DIMMs available at a later date.

Internal storage

Up to 24 TB for 3.5-inch models or up to 14.4 TB for 2.5-inch models

Business use

Ideal applications include: Cloud Computing, Big Data and Analytics, Virtualisation, Database, SAP, Enterprise resource planning (ERP), Collaboration, High Performance Computing (HPC), File And Print, Web Serving, Infrastructure Security, System Management and Low-End Unix® Migration


IBM System x3250 M5

Built in a single-socket, 1U form factor, the x3250 M5 server is the most compact rack server in the IBM® System x portfolio with room to expand.

Form factor

1U rack server

Processor family

Intel® Xeon® E3-1200 v3 series, Intel Core i3 series, Pentium® series

Number of processors

1 processor maximum

Memory capacity

Up to 32 gigabyte (GB) (unregistered dual inline memory module (UDIMM))

Internal storage

Up to 24 terabyte (TB)

Business use

Ideal applications include: Basic infrastructure, file, email and print, web serving and similar workloads.

System x M4 rack servers

IBM System x3750 M4

The x3750 M4 is a dense, 4-socket server featuring a streamlined design, optimised for price and performance, with advanced flexibility and expandability.

Processor

Intel Xeon E5-4600 v2 series processors with up to 12 cores

Maximum processors

4

Rack height

2U

Maximum hard drives

Up to sixteen 2.5-inch HDDs or thirty-two 1.8-inch eXFlash SSDs*


IBM System x3650 M4 BD

The IBM® x3650 M4 BD is purpose-built with the efficiency, performance and capacity needed for Big Data workloads.

Form factor

2U Rack

Processor family

Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v2 series

Number of processors

Up to 2 processors/24 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 512 GB via 16 slots

Internal storage

Up to 84 TB

Business use

The IBM® System x3650 M4 BD is purpose-built with the efficiency, performance and capacity needed for Big Data workloads.


IBM System x3650 M4 HD

This high-density storage server blends outstanding uptime, performance, storage, and I/O flexibility, delivering rock-solid reliability.

Form factor

2U rack server

Processor family

Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series

Number of processors

Up to 2 processors / 24 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs

Internal storage

Up to 41.6 TB SAS/SATA


IBM System x3650 M4

This powerful server blends outstanding uptime, performance and I/O flexibility delivering cost efficiency and rock-solid reliability.

Processor

Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 series processors with up to 8 cores

Maximum processors

2

Rack height

2U

Maximum hard drives

Up to sixteen 2.5" or six 3.5" HDDs or thirty-two 1.8” SSDs


IBM System x3630 M4

The x3630 M4 offers a cost-effective option to achieve higher performance for data-intensive workloads in a 2-socket, 2U design.

Form factor

2U rack server

Processor family

Intel Xeon E5-2400 v2 series

Number of processors

Up to 2 processors/20 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 384 GB/12 DIMMs

Internal Storage

Up to 56 TB


IBM System x3550 M4

Dense, affordable and easy-to-use rack solution delivers a pay-as-you-grow design to help lower costs and manage risks.

Form factor

1U rack server

Processor family

Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series

Number of processors

Up to 2 processors/24 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 768 GB/24 DIMMs

Internal storage

Up to 12.8 TB (2.5-inch model) or 12 TB (3.5-inch model) SAS/SATA


IBM System x3530 M4

The x3530 M4 is an entry server that delivers dual-socket, energy-efficient performance in a dense 1U compact footprint to help meet general business requirements.

Form factor

1U rack server

Processor family

Intel Xeon E5-2400 v2 series

Number of processors

Up to 2 processors/20 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 384 GB/12 DIMMs

Internal storage

Up to 16 TB


IBM System x3250 M4

Entry 1-socket server provides superior performance in a compact design with flexible options and built-in security and systems management.

Form factor

1U rack server

Processor family

Choice of: Intel Xeon E3-1200v2 series (4-core) or Intel Core i3 2100 series or Pentium (2-core).

Number of processors

1 processor maximum

Memory capacity

Up to 32 GB / 4 DIMMs

Internal storage

Up to 8 TB


IBM System x iDataPlex dx360 M4

The dx360 M4 is a dual-socket, half-depth server that provides high performance, flexibility and energy efficiency for your data centre.

Form factor

1U rack server / 2U chassis

Processor family

Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 Series

Number of processors

2 processors / 24 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 512 GB / 16 DIMMs

Internal storage

Up to 8.0 TB per chassis

System x M3 rack servers

IBM System x3755 M3

Price-performance 4-socket server ideal for Java, mid-tier databases, and other mid-sized business applications.

Form factor

2U rack server

Processor family

AMD Opteron 6300 Series processors

Number of processors

Up to four processors / 64 cores

Memory capacity

Up to 512 GB

Internal storage

Up to 32 TB


IBM System x3620 M3

The x3620 M3 is a flexible two-socket server that provides performance, dependability, ease of use and affordable growth.

Processor

Six-core or four-core Intel® Xeon® 5600 series. Also supports select Intel® Xeon® 5500 series processors

Maximum processors

Two

Rack height

2U

Maximum hard drives

Eight

Business use

Ideal applications include file sharing, web services, video and photo sharing, database applications, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and email (e.g., IBM Lotus Notes and Microsoft® Exchange)


IBM System x3250 M3

The IBM System x3250 M3 is a 1U, single-socket rack server built on the latest Intel® Xeon® technology, meeting critical IT demand and optimising performance and manageability while delivering reliability and flexibility for price-sensitive clients.

Processor

Intel® Xeon® 3400 Series (quad-core) up to 3.06 GHz or Intel® Celeron®, Pentium® or Core™ i3 (dual-core) up to 3.2 GHz

Maximum processors

One

Rack height

1U

Maximum hard drives

Four

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