Rock-solid, long-life business-critical application server for
data-dense environments
IBM System x3650
Manager™ delivers advanced control,
monitoring power consumption while
achieving decreased cooling costs. The
optional RSA II SlimLine card keeps
slots free while expanding systems
management functionality.
Protect your IT investment
Scalable memory and I/O design satisfy
New levels of speed and performance
ments, the IBM System x3650 offers
Go green and save with new
dual-core or energy-efficient
quad-core processors and
faster memory
For constrained data center environunprecedented performance and reliability. Optimized for up to eight-core
processor performance, the x3650
delivers rack-dense, dual-core or quadcore computing power, an impressive
Manage growth and complexity
by using new integrated solu-
12 DIMM memory design and super-
scalable memory, I/O and
storage on a long-life server
Integrated enterprise-class management
the x3650. Anywhere/anytime management keeps assets under control.
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safeguards data. Hot-swap power and
cooling with Calibrated Vectored
Cooling™ and IBM Systems Director
Active Energy Manager help keep your
server cool. The result? Run multiple
workloads on a two-socket server—
without running out of IT funds.
Select configurations of the x3650 are
Innovation comes standard on
Protect IT investments with
requirements, while integrated RAID
efficient network communication.
tions to easily manage your
high-speed processing and reliability
part of the IBM Express Advantage
Portfolio™ designed and priced to
meet the needs of midsized businesses. Easy to manage, Express
models/configurations vary by country.
IBM System x3650 at a glance
Form factor/height
Processor (max)
Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® X5260 up to 3.33 GHz and up to
1333 MHz front-side bus or Quad-Core Intel Xeon X5470 up to
3.33 GHz and up to 1333 MHz front-side bus
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Number of processors (std/max)
September 2008
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L2 cache
2x2 or 2x6 MB (dual-core) or 2x6 MB (quad-core)
Memory1 (std/max)
1 GB or 2 GB/48 GB Fully Buffered DIMM 667 MHz via
12 DIMM slots
Expansion slots
4 PCI-Express or 2 PCI-X and 2 PCI-Express
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Disk bays (total)
Maximum internal storage
Six 3.5" or eight 2.5" (SFF)
1, 2
1.8 TB hot-swap SAS or 6.0 TB hot-swap SATA
Network interface
Integrated dual Gigabit Ethernet
Power supply (std/max)
835W 1/2 AC standard, DC power supply optional
Hot-swap components
Power supply, fans and hard disk drives
RAID support
Integrated RAID-0, -1, -10, optional RAID-5, -6
Systems management
IBM Systems Director Active Energy Manager, Integrated
Service Processor, Diagnostic LEDs, drop-down light path
diagnostics panel, Automatic Server Restart, optional
Remote Supervisor Adapter II SlimLine, IBM Director,
IBM ServerGuide™ and optional Remote Deployment Manager
Operating systems supported
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003, Windows®
2000/Advanced Server, Red Hat Linux®, SUSE Linux, Novell
NetWare, VMware ESX Server, Solaris 10 (planned)
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