Rent the IBM BladeCenter PS700, PS701


IBM BladeCenter PS700-701If your company is looking to optimize your resources through green computing, consider renting the IBM BladeCenter PS700 or PS701 for simple deployment and flexible configuration of virtualization applications. The PS700 and PS701 are fully functional with AIX, IBM I and Linux operating systems making it easy for you to implement the best system to suite your business needs.

Catering to those companies looking out for the environment, IBM says its BladeCenter PS700 and PS701 can minimize complexity, improve efficiency, automate processes and reduce energy consumption, giving them the ideal qualifications for server technology on a “smarter planet.” The EnergyScale technology and IBM Systems Director Active Energy Manager software allows them to generate less heat by managing application utilization and server energy consumption, while also using less energy to cool the system.




The IBM BladeCenter PS700, 701 Specifications

  • Form Factor: PS700—Singlewide blade server for BladeCenter E, BladeCenter T, BladeCenter S, BladeCenter H, or BladeCenter HT chassis; PS701—Singlewide blade server for BladeCenter S, BladeCenter H, or BladeCenter HT chassis
  • Processor Cores: PS700—Four 64-bit 3.0 GHz POWER7 cores with AltiVec SIMD and Hardware Decimal Floating-Point acceleration; PS701—Eight 64-bit 3.0 GHz POWER7 cores with Altivec SIMD and Hardware Decimal Floating-Point acceleration
  • Level 2 cache: 256 KB per processor core
  • Level 3 cache: 4 MB per processor core
  • Memory (std/max): PS700—Base offering: 8 GB (2 x 4 FB); PS701—Base Offering 16 GB
  • PowerVM Express Edition—Includes Virtual I/O Server (VIOS) with Integrated Virtualization Manager and PowerVM Lx86; PowerVM Standard Edition—Adds shared processor pools and micropartitioning; PowerVM Enterprise Edition—Adds active memory sharing and live partition mobility


Rent the IBM BladeCenter PS700, PS701 from Vernon Computer Source

The efficiencies of the IBM BladeCenter PS700 and PS701 allow companies to drive their costs down while reducing risks and improving energy efficiency. If your company can benefit from the many advantages these models can provide, look to us at Vernon Computer Source and our U.K. affiliate, Hamilton Rentals. Together, we have the largest server rental fleet in the world, with an extensive offering from IBM and other notable industry names.

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