IBM System x3690 X5

Ground-breaking two-socket server delivers outstanding performance, memory and storage

Feature Benefits
Industry-leading enterprise X-Architecture® performance, now available in a 2-processor system
Fifth-generation IBM X-Architecture chipset design combined with next-generation Intel® Xeon® processor E7 product line
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Balanced, energy-smart design
Hot-swap, redundant, rear-access power supplies
Light path diagnostics
Predictive Failure Analysis
RAID-0, -1 and -1E (optional RAID-5, -6 with battery-backed cache)
Optional embedded hypervisor
Hot-swap redundant components
Memory reliability features through IBM Active Memory™
Integrated dual Gigabit Ethernet
OS flexibility
3-year onsite limited warranty for parts and labor

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System x3690 X5

This 2-socket system offers many of the performance, memory capacity, and reliability features previously found only in 4-socket offerings.

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