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IBM BladeCenter S Chassis

Big benefits for the small office.

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Small enough to sit under your desk, the new BladeCenter S chassis makes it easy and cost-effective for SMBs to obtain IT results at levels traditionally reserved for LEs. With six blade servers and a fully integrated SAN, the chassis simply plugs into an average wall socket, helping eliminate the need to own and operate costly data centres.

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Details

Within a single chassis, BladeCenter S supports virtually all of your applications — including those ruitning on Microsofr’ Windows, Linux, IBM ALX and IBM i — and integrates the hardware and software most used by mid-sized businesses:

  • Antivirus/firewall protection.
  • Voice over IP VoIP.
  • Virtualisation.
  • Email and collaboration applications.
  • Backup and recovery.
  • File and print applications.
  • Easy tools to manage storage./li>

BladeCenter S is compatible with the BladeCenter family of products, helping provide investment protection and seamless growth. The new chassis shares many of the BladeCenter blades and switches. Leveraging a single, compatible architecture can help you reduce costs and complexit while helping deliver investment protection.

Highlights

  • All in one - integrates servers, storage area network (SAN) storage, networking and input/output (I/O) into a single chassis.
  • No special wiring needed - uses standard office power plugs supporting 100- 240V.
  • Flexible modular technology - integrates a family of IBM blade servers supportinga wide range of operating systems andapplications.
  • Easy to deploy, use and manage - BladeCenter Start Now Advisor allowssimple setup, so you can focus on yourbusiness, not your IT.
  • Helps build greener IT infrastructures - IBMCool Blue technology delivers aportfolio of tools that helps plan, manageand control power and cooling.
Chassis Type Rack/7U incorporates blade server bays and hot-swap storage high-availability midplane
Blade Bays Up to six 1- or 2-processor and up to three 4-processor
Disk Bays Up to two Disk Storage Modules; each one can incorporate up to six 3.5" serial attached SCSI (SAS), nearline (NL) SAS or serial advanced technology attachment (SATA), or an intermix of the disks
Connection Type Four switch module bays
Management Blades Open and easy systems management and deployment tools
Fan Configuration Four hot-swap and redundant blowers standard
Power Supply Configuration Up to four(hot-swap and redundant 950W/1450W with load-balancing, auto-sensing and fail over capabilities)
Integrated Storage Support for hot-swap SAS or hot-swap SATA disks
External Storage Support for IBM System Storage solutions (including DS and NAS family of products) and many widely adopted non-IBM storage offerings
I/O Ports Keyboard, video, mouse, Ethernet, universal serial bus (USB)
Manufacturer IBM
Part No. bld03007
Rack Units 7 U
Weight [Kg] 75.00
Standard Support for IBM System Storage solutions (including DS and NAS family of products) and many widely adopted non-IBM storage offerings