IBM JS23 POWER6 Blade Server

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Manufacturer: IBM
Part #: IBM JS23
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Warranty: 90 Days

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IBM JS23 POWER6 Blade Server

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IBM JS23 Power6 Servers at a glance
Form factor Single-wide blade server for BladeCenter S, BladeCenter H, or BladeCenter HT chassis
Processor cores Four 64-bit 4.2 GHz POWER6 with AltiVec™ SIMD and Hardware Decimal Floating-Point acceleration
Level 2 (L2) cache 4 MB per processor core; 4-way set associative
Level 3 (L3) cache 32 MB per processor socket
Memory(std/max) Base offering: 4 GB (2 x 2 GB); Express offering: 4 GB (2 x 2 GB), up to 64 GB maximum per blade, eight DIMM slots, ECC IBM Chipkill DDR2 SDRAM running at 667 MHz (2 and 4 GB DIMMs) 400 MHz (8 GB DIMMs)
Internal disk storage One 73,146 or 300 GB 2.5″ Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) 10K rpm non-hot-swappable disk drive or 69 GB Solid State Disk; No disk drive required on base offering.
Networking Integrated Virtual Ethernet adapter (IVE) Dual Gigabit and support for optional dual gigabit Ethernet daughter card
I/O upgrade One PCI-E CIOv Expansion Card and one PCI-E CFFh High Speed Expansion Card
Optional connectivity 1 Gbps Ethernet, 4 and 8 Gbps Fibre Channel, 4X InfiniBand®, SAS Expansion
PowerVM Standard Edition (built-in) Virtual LAN, POWER Hypervisor™, Micro-Partitioning™, Virtual I/O Server with Integrated Virtualization Manager, Shared Dedicated Capacity, PowerVM Lx86
PowerVM Enterprise Edition (optional) All the features of PowerVM Standard Edition plus Live Partition Mobility and Active Memory Sharing
Systems management Integrated systems management processor, IBM Systems Director Active Energy Manager, light path diagnostics, Predictive Failure Analysis, Cluster Systems Management (CSM), Serial Over LAN, IPMI-compliant
RAS features IBM Chipkill ECC, bit-steering memory and cache

Processor Instruction Retry
Service processor with fault monitoring
Hot-swappable disk bays (in BladeCenter S chassis)
Hot-plug power supplies and cooling fans (on chassis)
Dynamic Processor Deallocation
Dynamic deallocation of logical partitions and PCI bus slots
Extended error handling on PCI-E slots

Redundant power supplies and cooling fans (on chassis)

Operating systems AIX V5.3 or later, AIX V6.1 or later
IBM i 6.1 or later

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 for POWER (SLES10 SP2) or later; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.6 for POWER (RHEL4.6) or later; RHEL5.1 or later
High availability IBM PowerHA™ family
System dimensions JS23 Express blade: 9.65 in (245 mm) H x 1.14 in (29 mm) W x 17.55 in (445 mm) D; weight: 9.6 lb (4.35 kg)

BladeCenter H chassis: 15.75 in (400 mm) H x 17.5 in (444 mm) W x 28.0 in (711 mm) D; weight: 350 lb (159 kg)

BladeCenter S chassis: 12.0 in (306 mm) H x 17.5 in (444 mm) W x 28.3 in (733 mm) D; weight: 240 lb (108.9 kg)


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provided IBM Server products are put through a rigorous refurbishment, reconditioning and testing process.
We guarantee our products to be:

  • Original equipment manufactured and serial numbered numbered by IBM
  • Configured to exact user specifications
  • 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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