IBM System x rack-optimised servers

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

IBM System x3250 M4

The IBM System x3250 M4 is a single-socket rack server that provides next-generation performance in an innovative, compact design with flexible configuration options and built-in security and systems management capabilities

Processor
 
Intel® Xeon® E3-1200 Series (quad-core) up to 3.5 GHz/8 MB/1333 MHz, Intel Core™ i3 2100 series (dual-core) up to 3.3 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz, Pentium® (dual-core) up to 3.0 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz
Maximum processors
 
One
Rack height
 
1U
Maximum hard drives
 
Four

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 12 terabyte (TB)
Business use
 
Ideal applications include: Basic infrastructure, file, email and print, web serving and similar workloads

IBM System x3550 M4

Processor
 
Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 series processors up to 8 cores
Maximum processors
 
2
Rack height
 
1U
Maximum hard drives
 
Up to eight 2.5" or three 3.5" HDDs

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 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 x3755 M3

The x3755 M3 is an ideal server for business workloads including database, virtualisation, Java™ and enterprise applications such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Processor
 
Up to 3.0 GHz 8-core or 2.6 GHz 16-core AMD Opteron 6200 Series processors
Maximum processors
 
Up to four
Rack height
 
2U (87 mm)
Maximum hard drives
 
Up to eight hot-swap serial attached SCSI (SAS)/serial advanced technology attachment (SATA)
Business use
 
Ideal applications include: Java™ workloads, high performance computing (HPC), midtier databases, virtualisation and mid-sized business applications

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