IBM System x achieves leadership 8-processor score for SPECvirt_sc2010 benchmark
System x just released the leadership virtualization score of 72 Tiles (a Tile represents 6 complex workloads such as a Mail Server or an Application Server) on the x3850 X5. The official score of 7067 @ 432 VM's was achieved using IBM's premier x3850 X5 w/ 2 TB's of memory, 2 node, 80 core Westmere processors, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and highlighting our hypervisor technology - KVM. Our score represents 432 complex workloads (Virtual Machines) consolidated onto 1 high-end System x platform.
See the IBM System x3850 X5 virtualization benchmark (9KB)