IBM System x3530 M4

Form factor/height 1U Rack
Processor (max) Up to two 10-core Intel Xeon E5-2400 v2 series processors
Cache (max) 20 MB per processor
Memory (max) Up to 384 GB via 12 slots (UDIMM/RDIMM/LRDIMM)
Media bays One optional DVD bay for 2.5-inch model
Disk bays Eight 2.5-inch or four 3.5-inch hard disk drives (HDDs)
RAID support Integrated 3 Gbps software RAID-0, -1, -10; optional hardware RAID-0, -1, -10 or RAID-5, -50 or -6, -60
Power supply (std/max) One fixed 460 W or up to two 460 W or 675 W hot-swap redundant power supplies
Hot-swap components Power supplies and hard disk drives
PCIe interface 2 PCIe slots (x16/x8) (1/0 or 0/2) + PCIe x4 for slotless RAID
Expansion slots 2 PCIe 3.0 slots
Ethernet Interface Intel Ethernet Controller I350 Dual 1 Gb on board + Intel I-350 Embedded Dual-Port GbE Activation for IBM System ×(FoD)
USB ports 7 (2 x front, 4 × rear, 1× internal)
VGA ports 1 front (optional for 3.5-inch HDD models, model dependent) /1 back
Maximum internal storage Up to 8 TB SAS/SATA (2.5-inch model) or 16 TB SAS/SATA (3.5-inch model)
Energy-efficiency compliance Equivalent NEBS 1/ETSI compliance for power supply meets 80 PLUS® Silver, Gold or Platinum (model dependent)
Systems management IBM IMM2 with optional upgrade FoD to remote presence, Predictive Failure Analysis, diagnostic LEDs, standard Light path with optional advanced kit, IBM Systems Director and Active Energy Manager™ (model dependent)
Operating systems supported Microsoft Windows Server, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, VMware vSphere
Limited warranty 3-year customer replaceable unit and onsite service, next business day 9×5, service upgrades available

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