IBM today announced three IBM System x(TM) servers
featuring the Quad-Core AMD Opteron processor.
IBM's new Quad-Core AMD Opteron processor-based systems
- The System x3455 comes with 48 GB of memory, making it
ideal for technical and financial applications.
- The System x3655 is now more effective for business
performance computing and memory-intensive applications
such as database, virtualization and dynamic web
- The new System x3755 leverages a modular design to
scale to four sockets more affordably. The system
provides a three socket configuration. The company
claims that its System x3755 delivers 15 percent better
performance than its predecessor.
"The new System x3755 allows clients to grow the system
along with their business, affordably scaling from the
standard two socket system to three and four socket
configurations while delivering industry leading price
and performance," said James Northington, vice
president, IBM System x.
The IBM System x3455, x3655 and x3755 will be available
with Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors in June, starting
at $1,809, $2,499 and $3,407 respectively.