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IBM NeXtScale n1200 Enclosure IBM NeXtScale n1200 Enclosure
from   $2,578.73       Your price*
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IBM System x1200 Enclosure

This next-generation dense platform provides a superior building-block approach for hyperscale computing. This simple, yet powerful system can handle applications ranging from technical computing, to grid deployments, to analytics workloads, to large-scale cloud and virtualization infrastructures

IBM NeXtScale nx360 M4 IBM NeXtScale nx360 M4
from   $3,117.73       Your price*
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IBM NeXtScale nx360 M4

This next-generation dense platform provides a superior building-block approach for hyperscale computing. This simple, yet powerful system can handle applications ranging from technical computing, to grid deployments, to analytics workloads, to large-scale cloud and virtualization infrastructures

IBM System x3100 M4 IBM System x3100 M4
from   $473.55       Your price*
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IBM System x3100 M4

The x3100 M4 is a value-priced tower with an innovative, compact design that can help reduce heat and noise and offers leadership dependability and systems management capabilities to help protect and manage your systems.

ProcessorIntel Xeon E3-1200v2 series (quad-core) up to 3.6 GHz/8 MB/1600 MHz, Intel Core i3 2100 series (dual-core) up to 3.4GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz, Pentium (dual-core) up to 3.0 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz and low-cost Celeron
Maximum processors1
Maximum memory1 × 4 GB standard, maximum 32 GB 1600 MHz DDR-3 ECC UDIMMs via 4 DIMM slots
Maximum hard drives4
IBM System x3100 M4 Express IBM System x3100 M4 Express
from   $473.55       Your price*
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IBM System x3100 M4 Express

The x3100 M4 is a value-priced tower with an innovative, compact design that can help reduce heat and noise and offers leadership dependability and systems management capabilities to help protect and manage your systems.

ProcessorIntel Xeon E3-1200v2 series (quad-core) up to 3.6 GHz/8 MB/1600 MHz, Intel Core i3 2100 series (dual-core) up to 3.4GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz, Pentium (dual-core) up to 3.0 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz and low-cost Celeron
Maximum processors1
Maximum memory1 × 4 GB standard, maximum 32 GB 1600 MHz DDR-3 ECC UDIMMs via 4 DIMM slots
Maximum hard drives4
IBM System x3100 M5 IBM System x3100 M5
from   $581.35       Your price*
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IBM System x3100 M5

The x3100 M5 delivers business-class performance, energy efficiency, and reliability in a compact tower

Form factor4U/5U tower server (model dependent)
Processor familyChoice of: Intel Xeon E3-1200 v3 series (quad-core), Core i3 series (dual-core), Pentium series (dual-core) and Celeron processor(dual-core)
Number of processors1 processor maximum
Memory capacityUp to 32 GB/4 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 16 TB
IBM System x3250 M4 IBM System x3250 M4
from   $627.55       Your price*
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IBM System x3250 M4

The IBM System x3250 M4 is a single-socket rack server that provides next-generation performance in an innovative, compact design with flexible configuration options and built-in security and systems management capabilities.

ProcessorIntel® Xeon® E3-1200v2 Series (quad-core) up to 3.6 GHz/8 MB/1600 MHz, Intel Core i3 2100 series (dual-core) up to 3.4 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz, Pentium (dual-core) up to 3.0 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz
Maximum processors1
Rack height1U
Maximum hard drives4
IBM System x3250 M4 Express IBM System x3250 M4 Express
from   $627.55       Your price*
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IBM System x3250 M4 Express

The IBM System x3250 M4 is a single-socket rack server that provides next-generation performance in an innovative, compact design with flexible configuration options and built-in security and systems management capabilities.

ProcessorIntel® Xeon® E3-1200v2 Series (quad-core) up to 3.6 GHz/8 MB/1600 MHz, Intel Core i3 2100 series (dual-core) up to 3.4 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz, Pentium (dual-core) up to 3.0 GHz/3 MB/1333 MHz
Maximum processors1
Rack height1U
Maximum hard drives4
IBM System x3250 M5 IBM System x3250 M5
from   $699.93       Your price*
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IBM System x3250 M5

Built in a single-socket, 1U form factor, the x3250 M5 server is the most compact rack server in the IBM System x® portfolio with room to expand

Form factor1U rack server
Processor familyIntel Xeon E3-1200 v3 series, Intel Core i3 series, Pentium series
Number of processors1 processor maximum
Memory capacityUp to 32 GB (UDIMM)
Internal storageUp to 12 TB
IBM System x3250 M5 Express IBM System x3250 M5 Express
from   $699.93       Your price*
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IBM System x3250 M5 Express

Built in a single-socket, 1U form factor, the x3250 M5 server is the most compact rack server in the IBM System x® portfolio with room to expand

Form factor1U rack server
Processor familyIntel Xeon E3-1200 v3 series, Intel Core i3 series, Pentium series
Number of processors1 processor maximum
Memory capacityUp to 32 GB (UDIMM)
Internal storageUp to 12 TB
IBM System x3300 M4
from   $1,054.13       Your price*
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IBM System x3300 M4

The IBM System x3300 M4 provides a balance of performance, availability, scalability and ease of management in a compact 4U tower footprint to help meet general business requirements

ProcessorUp to two Intel Xeon E5-2400 series processors
Maximum processors2
Maximum memoryUp to 192 GB, 12 slots (UDIMM/RDIMM)†                                                         
Maximum hard drivesUp to sixteen 2.5-inch hot-swap or eight 3.5-inch hot-swap or simple-swap HDDs
Business useIdeal applications include file and print, mail and collaboration, distributed office applications, and ERP applications

      † 32 GB LRDIMMs will be available in the first half of 2013 for a maximum capacity of 384 GB

IBM System x3500 M4 IBM System x3500 M4
from   $1,158.85       Your price*
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IBM System x3500 M4

This high-performance, 5U dual-socket tower or rack server delivers reliable performance and optimized efficiency for your business-critical applications

Form factor5U tower server with optional rack-mount capability
Processor familyIntel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors / 24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 51.2 TB of 2.5-inch hot-swap drives (HDD upgrade options required) or 32 TB of 3.5-inch hot-swap or simple-swap SAS/SATA HDDs
IBM System x3500 M4 Express IBM System x3500 M4 Express
from   $1,158.85       Your price*
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IBM System x3500 M4

This high-performance, 5U dual-socket tower or rack server delivers reliable performance and optimized efficiency for your business-critical applications

Form factor5U tower server with optional rack-mount capability
Processor familyIntel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors / 24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 51.2 TB of 2.5-inch hot-swap drives (HDD upgrade options required) or 32 TB of 3.5-inch hot-swap or simple-swap SAS/SATA HDDs
IBM System x3530 M4 IBM System x3530 M4
from   $800.03       Your price*
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IBM System x3530 M4

The x3530 M4 is an entry server that delivers dual-socket, energy-efficient performance in a dense 1U compact footprint to help meet general business requirements

ProcessorIntel Xeon E5-2400 series processors up to 8 cores
Maximum processors2
Rack height1U
Maximum hard drivesUp to eight 2.5" or four 3.5" HDDs
Business useIdeal applications include file & print, web serving, Web 2.0, virtualization, light database, ERP applications, small HPC install
IBM System x3530 M4 Express
from   $800.03       Your price*
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IBM System x3530 M4 Express

The x3530 M4 is an entry server that delivers dual-socket, energy-efficient performance in a dense 1U compact footprint to help meet general business requirements

ProcessorIntel Xeon E5-2400 series processors up to 8 cores
Maximum processors2
Rack height1U
Maximum hard drivesUp to eight 2.5" or four 3.5" HDDs
Business useIdeal applications include file & print, web serving, Web 2.0, virtualization, light database, ERP applications, small HPC install
IBM System x3550 M4 IBM System x3550 M4
from   $1,254.33       Your price*
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IBM System x3550 M4

IBM System x3550 M4 blends outstanding uptime, performance and I/O flexibility for cost efficiency and rock-solid reliability

Form factor1U rack server
ProcessorIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors/24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB*/24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 12.8 TB (2.5-inch model) or 12 TB (3.5-inch model) SAS/SATA

* Available in 4Q 2013

IBM System x3550 M4 Express IBM System x3550 M4 Express
from   $1,254.33       Your price*
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IBM System x3550 M4

IBM System x3550 M4 blends outstanding uptime, performance and I/O flexibility for cost efficiency and rock-solid reliability

Form factor1U rack server
ProcessorIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors/24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB*/24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 12.8 TB (2.5-inch model) or 12 TB (3.5-inch model) SAS/SATA

* Available in 4Q 2013

IBM System x3630 M4 IBM System x3630 M4
from   $1,108.03       Your price*
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IBM System x3630 M4

The x3630 M4 offers a cost-effective option to achieve higher performance for data-intensive workloads in a 2-socket, 2U design

ProcessorIntel Xeon processor E5-2400 product family 2-, 4-, 6-, 8-core, up to 1600 MHz memory access speed
Maximum processorsUp to two
Rack height2U
Maximum hard drives4, 8 x 3.5" simple-swap SATA HDDs or 8 x 3.5" hot-swap SAS/SATA HDDs +tape (value model), 12+2x 3.5” hot-swap (storage-rich model)
Business useIdeal applications include backup server, Web 2.0, imagery, video or photo sharing, online gaming, communication and collaboration (including blogs and messaging), file and print, mail server, transactional data, and web searching
IBM System x3630 M4 Express
from   $1,108.03       Your price*
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IBM System x3630 M4 Express

The x3630 M4 offers a cost-effective option to achieve higher performance for data-intensive workloads in a 2-socket, 2U design

ProcessorIntel Xeon processor E5-2400 product family 2-, 4-, 6-, 8-core, up to 1600 MHz memory access speed
Maximum processorsUp to two
Rack height2U
Maximum hard drives4, 8 x 3.5" simple-swap SATA HDDs or 8 x 3.5" hot-swap SAS/SATA HDDs +tape (value model), 12+2x 3.5” hot-swap (storage-rich model)
Business useIdeal applications include backup server, Web 2.0, imagery, video or photo sharing, online gaming, communication and collaboration (including blogs and messaging), file and print, mail server, transactional data, and web searching
IBM System x3650 M4 IBM System x3650 M4
from   $1,577.73       Your price*
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IBM System x3650 M4

This versatile two-socket 2U rack server blends outstanding uptime, performance, I/O flexibility, and rock-solid reliability for business critical workloads. With its industry first virtualized benchmark, it is optimized for cloud computing and virtualization.

Form factor2U rack server
Processor familyIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors / 24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 25.6 TB (2.5-inch model) or 24 TB (3.5-inch model) SAS/SATA
IBM System x3650 M4 BD IBM System x3650 M4 BD
from   $2,386.23       Your price*
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The IBM x3650 M4 BD is purpose-built with the efficiency, performance and capacity needed for Big Data workloads.

Form factor2U Rack
Processor familyIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors/24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 512 GB via 16 slots
Internal storageUp to 56 TB
IBM System x3650 M4 BD Express
from   $2,771.23       Your price*
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IBM System x3650 M4 Express IBM System x3650 M4 Express
from   $1,777.93       Your price*
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This versatile two-socket 2U rack server blends outstanding uptime, performance, I/O flexibility, and rock-solid reliability for business critical workloads. With its industry first virtualized benchmark, it is optimized for cloud computing and virtualization.

Form factor2U rack server
Processor familyIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors / 24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 25.6 TB (2.5-inch model) or 24 TB (3.5-inch model) SAS/SATA
IBM System x3650 M4 HD IBM System x3650 M4 HD
from   $2,494.03       Your price*
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This high-density storage server blends outstanding uptime, performance, storage, and I/O flexibility, delivering rock-solid reliability

Form factor2U rack server
Processor familyIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors / 24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 41.6 TB
IBM System x3650 M4 HD Express IBM System x3650 M4 HD Express
from   $3,240.93       Your price*
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This high-density storage server blends outstanding uptime, performance, storage, and I/O flexibility, delivering rock-solid reliability

Form factor2U rack server
Processor familyIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 series
Number of processorsUp to 2 processors / 24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 768 GB / 24 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 41.6 TB
IBM System x3690 X5 IBM System x3690 X5
from   $3,830.75       Your price*
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IBM System x3690 X5

The IBM System x3690 X5 is a two-socket server that offers generous memory capacity, memory bandwidth and storage for optimizing your database and virtualization environments. Extreme price/performance, performance/watt and expanded memory capacity allow you to accomplish more with your IT investment. The x3690 X5 features the latest IBM enterprise X-Architecture® technology (eX5) for extreme flexibility and enterprise-class availability and reliability at a lower total cost of ownership

ProcessorIntel® Xeon® processor E7 product line up to 2.4 GHz (10-core)/1066 MHz memory access
Maximum processors2 processors, 20 cores per system
Maximum memory512 GB max PC3-10600 DDR3 or DDR3L; 1.0 TB with one MAX5
Maximum internal storage9.6 TB SAS per chassis
IBM System x3750 M4 IBM System x3750 M4
from   $3,861.55       Your price*
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IBM System x3750 M4

The x3750 M4 is a dense, 4-socket server featuring a streamlined design, optimized for
price and performance, with advanced flexibility and expandability

ProcessorIntel Xeon E5-4600 series processors with up to 8 cores
Maximum processors4
Rack height2U
Maximum hard drivesUp to sixteen 2.5" HDD or thirty-two 1.8" eXFlash SSDs*
Business useIdeal applications include high-performance computing, floating-point
applications such as CAE and small to medium databases requiring fast I/O
IBM System x3755 M3 IBM System x3755 M3
from   $5,440.05       Your price*
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IBM System x3755 M3

The x3755 M3 is an ideal server for midsized workloads, including Java™ workloads, midtier databases, virtualization workloads, and enterprise applications such as ERP. The increased core density helps reduce networking complexity and cost for high-performance computing workloads, and the available 16 TB of internal storage facilitates data-intensive workloads like business intelligence

ProcessorUp to 2.3 GHz 12-core (2.4 GHz 8-core) AMD Opteron™ 6000 Series processors
Maximum processorsUp to four
Rack height2U (87 mm)
Maximum hard drivesUp to 8 hot-swap SAS/SATA
IBM System x3850 X5 IBM System x3850 X5
from   $5,748.05       Your price*
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IBM System x3850 X5

Get improved performance and enhanced features including MAX5 memory expansion and workload optimized models to maximize memory, minimize costs and simplify deployment.

ProcessorIntel® Xeon® Series 7500 up to 2.27 GHz (8-core)/1066 MHz memory access
Maximum processors4 processors, 32 cores per node
Maximum memory1.0 TB max PC3-10600 DDR III
Maximum internal storage4.0 TB SAS/800 GB SSD per chassis
IBM System x3850 X6 IBM System x3850 X6
from   $6,259.33       Your price*
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IBM System x3850 X6

The x3850 X6 is the first server designed and optimized for memory-channel storage. By leveraging unique IBM eXFlash memory-channel storage, X6 systems can deliver unmatched storage performance and capacity. This platform also features a modular design that provides the ultimate flexibility in configuration choice as well as innovative scalability from 4-way to 8-way.

IBM System x3950 X5 IBM System x3950 X5
from   $38,684.03       Your price*
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IBM System x3950 X5

Get improved performance and enhanced features including MAX5 memory expansion and workload optimized models to maximize memory, minimize costs and simplify deployment.

ProcessorIntel® Xeon® Series 7500 up to 2.27 GHz (8-core)/1066 MHz memory access
Maximum processors4 processors, 32 cores per node
Maximum memory1.0 TB max PC3-10600 DDR III
Maximum internal storage4.0 TB SAS/800 GB SSD per chassis
IBM System x3950 X6 IBM System x3950 X6
from   $28,034.93       Your price*
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The x3950 X6 is the first server designed and optimized for memory-channel storage. By leveraging unique IBM eXFlash memory-channel storage, X6 systems can deliver unmatched storage performance and capacity. This platform also features a modular design that provides the ultimate flexibility in configuration choice.

IBM iDataPlex IBM iDataPlex
from   $2,529.45       Your price*
IBM iDataPlex

The dx360 M4 is a dual-socket, half-depth server that provides high performance, flexibility and energy efficiency for your data center

Form factor1U rack server / 2U chassis
Processor familyIntel Xeon E5-2600 v2 Series
Number of processors2 processors / 24 cores
Memory capacityUp to 512 GB / 16 DIMMs
Internal storageUp to 8.0 TB per chassis
IBM iDataPlex Chassis IBM iDataPlex Chassis
from   $350.35       Your price*
IBM iDataPlex

The dx360 M4 a dual-socket, half-depth server built on the latest Intel® Xeon® technology that provides high performance, flexibility and energy efficiency for your data center

ProcessorIntel® Xeon® E5-2600 Series up to 2.7 GHz (8-core)
Maximum processors2 CPUs, 2 GPU adapters (optional) or 4 SxM adapters (optional)
Maximum memory16 DDR-3 DIMM slots, up to 256 GB per server*
Maximum internal storageUp to 6.0 TB per 2U chassis
 
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