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“We think NeXtScale System will give us a number of opportunities to tune software code to be more efficient, run faster and consume less energy,”

– Cliff Berenton,
Director of Hartree Centre

“The System x platform provides outstanding reliability for our SAP applications.”

– Michael Weper,
CIO, nass magnet

“The IBM System x technology is highly energy-efficient, helping us to keep our power consumption and costs relatively low for a supercomputing environment."

– Dr. Andreas Wolf,
Head, High Performance Computing Group, University Computing Center, TU Darmstadt

"Nissha selected the IBM Systems solution for SAP HANA based on the proven quality of the IBM offerings. It is important not to over-complicate new technology, and we felt that the IBM solution offered simplicity of design combined with reliability and stability that would lead us to value quickly. ”

- Yoshitami Aoyama,
Chief Information Officer, Nissha Printing Co Ltd

“The IBM technology has exceptional security built into every layer,”

- Spokesperson,
English local authority

“We have achieved 25 percent savings on power consumption by implementing System x servers and phenomenal performance benchmarks, with the IBM solution for high-performance computing on iDataPlex systems.”

- Professor P.B. Sunil Kumar,
Department of Physics, IIT Madras

"With the System x servers, our ongoing hardware and networking costs have been reduced by about 50 percent, and we now have a much more powerful and flexible platform on which to build our future business."

- Damir Mujic,
Founder and CEO, Avalon

"We have achieved cost savings in a number of areas since moving to a virtualized server environment on IBM System x...Having fewer physical servers really cuts down on software licensing costs, and also saves money on administration and energy consumption."

- Marcello Fonseca Ribeiro,
IT and Telecoms Manager, Start Química

Phil Horwitz

IBM System x-Based Workload-Optimized Systems and Big Data Technical Lead

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Kevin Murray

Worldwide x86 Server Marketing Manager

Kevin is responsible for worldwide marketing programs for System x and BladeCenter. Kevin has a broad background in IT marketing and business line management, with over 15 years experience working with servers, networking, storage, and IT education.

Area of expertise

x86 based servers and networking, including System x and BladeCenter

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Chris Johnson

System x Marketing Segment Manager, x86 Competitive Tools, Sales Enablement

Chris is a Marketing Manager for IBM System x, focused on sales enablement and competitive tools. He works closely with System x product managers, IBM sellers, and IBM Business Partners to provide the right resources and tools to enable all IBM System x sellers.

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Randall Lundin

Worldwide Product Marketing, High End System x

Randall Lundin Randy manages IBM WW 4 socket x86 servers from a product management and product marketing perspective. He supports the existing 4 socket servers helping to drive market success. He also defines and drives the build of future roadmap offerings.

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Lenovo acquires IBM x86 systems

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

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