IBM Power E950 Servers

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IBM Power E950 Server

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Manufacturer: IBM
Part #: Power E950
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Used IBM® Power System E950

Optimized for private cloud deployment, the IBM® Power System E950 midrange server offers a unique blend of enterprise-class capabilities in a reliable, secure, space-efficient 4-socket 4U form factor that delivers exceptional performance for medium and large enterprises at an affordable price. The Power E950 is ideal for cloud deployments with built-in virtualization and flexible capacity. It allows you to deliver faster business results by increasing throughput and reducing response time with POWER9™ processors and increased memory and I/O bandwidth.

Key features:

  • Ideal for cloud deployments
  • Scales performance affordably
  • Proven reliable
  • Delivered with security
  • Improved economics of application delivery
  • Increased efficiency and lower operations costs
  • Enhanced resiliency and serviceability
  • Rapid adjustment to changing demands


System configurations Model 9040-MR9
Processor and Memory
Microprocessors Up to 48 cores – 12 core processor sockets at 3.15 to 3.80 GHz (max)
Up to 44 cores – 11 core processor sockets at 3.2 to 3.80 GHz (max)
Up to 40 cores – 10 core processor sockets at 3.40 to 3.80 GHz (max)
Up to 32 cores – 8 core processor sockets at 3.60 to 3.80 GHz (max)
Memory Up to 128 DDR4 Industry Standard DIMMs128GB to 16TB (max)
Storage and I/O
Storage Backplane Options Base Storage Backplane 8 SFF-3 Bays
Split feature to 4+4 SFF-3 Bays: Add a second SAS Controller
Expanded Function Storage Backplane 8 SFF-3 Bays/Single IOA with Write Cache
Internal Storage bays for SAS solid-state drives (SSD) or hard-disk drives, and NVMeU.2 drives 8 hot-swap SFF SAS bays + 4 NVMe bays
• SAS HDD/SSD SFF 2.5” 15mm
• Standard RAID 0,1,5,6,10 support and SAS Split disk capability
• 4x NVMe SSD thin SFF 2.5” 7mm slots
RAS features, Operating System Software
RAS features First Failure Data Capture
Processor instruction retry
L2 and L3 Cache ECC protection with cache line-delete
Integrated Power/cooling monitor function in processor on chip controller
Fabric bus retry with spare data lane
Extended Cache line delete
Core contained checkstops
Memory DIMM support with ECC checking supporting x4 Chipkill
IBM memory buffer and Spare DRAM module capability with x4 DIMMs
PCIe adapter hot-plug
Redundant voltage convertors/power supplies
Selective dynamic firmware updates
Active Memory Mirroring for Hypervisor (optional)
Cloud Management and Deployment features IBM Cloud Power VC Manager
HMC Apps as a Service
IBM API Connect and Websphere Connect
Open source cloud automation and configuration tooling for AIX
Power to Cloud Rewards – 5,000 points
Operating systems* AIX and Linux
Power Requirements Operating voltage: 200 to 240V AC

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  • Fully refurbished to manufacturers standards of new [ETN]
  • All hard drives are 72 hour burn in/Load Tested
  • Complete with manufacturers ship group
  • Provided with 90 day warranty
  • Shipped in a timely manner

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