System x3500 M4

Form factor/height Tower/5U (rack-mountable)
Processor (max) Up to two 12-core Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v2 product family
Cache (max) Up to 30 MB per processor
Memory (max) Up to 768 GB, 24 slots (UDIMM/RDIMM/LRDIMM)
Expansion slots Up to eight PCIe expansion slots; Six PCIe slots standard, plus two additional PCIe slots when the second processor is populated. An optional PCI-X slot is available via an interposer conversion kit.
Disk bays (total/hot-swap) Eight 2.5-inch hot-swap or eight 3.5-inch hot-swap bays standard, up to thirty-two 2.5-inch hot-swap bays via optional upgrade kit, or eight 3.5-inch simple-swap bays via configure to order
Maximum internal storage Up to 51.2 TB of 2.5-inch hot-swap drives (HDD upgrade options required) or 48 TB of 3.5-inch hot-swap or simple-swap SAS/SATA HDDs
Network interface Intel I350AM4 quad-port Gigabit Ethernet
Power supply (std/max) 1/2 hot-swap redundant 550 W/750 W/900 W, 80 PLUS® Platinum
Hot-swap components Power supply and hard disk drives
RAID support Integrated 6 Gbps or new optional 12 Gbps hardware RAID-0, -1, -10 with optional RAID-5, -50, -6, -60 upgrades
Systems management IMM2 with dedicated management port and optional FoD remote presence, Predictive Failure Analysis, Diagnostic LEDs, light path diagnostics, IBM Systems Director and Active Energy Manager
Operating systems supported Microsoft Windows Server 2012/2008 R2, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise, VMware vSphere Hypervisor
Limited warranty 3-year customer replaceable unit and onsite limited warranty, next business day 9x5, service upgrades available
6 TB 7.2K 6Gbps NL SATA 3.5" G2SS 512e HDD T1.5kVA Tower UPS 16 GB (1x16 GB, 2Rx4, 1.5V) PC3-14900 CL13 ECC DDR3 1866 MHz LP RDIMM
00FN178 55952AX (100V-125VAC)
55952KX (200V-240VAC)
Optimize storage with high density and low cost per GB hard drives Energy Star Compliant Tower UPS offering a slim design conserving valuable space Add more memory to help improve the performance of all your workloads

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System x3500 M4

This all-in-one, scalable 2-socket tower server handles demanding business-critical applications.

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