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IBM eServer p505Q Express

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In today’s competitive world, the difference between winning and losing could be determined by how efficiently a company, be it large or small, manages its servers. That’s why IBM has developed the System p5 Express family of flexible, affordable servers designed with exceptional security and reliability features and built on the successful heritage of the IBM eServer™ p5 Express product line. Offering the lowest priced System p5 Express server built with proven IBM POWER5 technology, the p5-505 and p5-505Q Express entry servers provide exceptional value in a 1U (one EIA Unit) high-density system. They offer on demand computing without compromising availability, flexibility or security features—at a value price. With expansive growth potential, innovative virtualization capabilities, extraordinary power and proven IBM technology, System p5 505 and 505Q Express servers are ready to help clients do more and spend less.

The System p5 505Q Express platform is ideal for small and medium-sized clients who are upgrading, deploying, or adding new Linux or UNIX rack and stack servers for distributed database serving, ERP and CRM application serving, infrastructure applications, or HPC (high performance computing) clusters that must be up and running to ensure customer satisfaction. Using IBM’s latest Quad-Core Module (QCM) technology with four 1.65 GHz POWER5+ processor cores, the p5-505Q Express delivers outstanding price/performance and high system throughput.

IBM p505Q Express Specifications
Standard configurations
Processor cores   Four 64-bit 1.65 GHz POWER5+
Level 2 (L2) cache   3.8MB
Level 3 (L3) cache   72MB
RAM (memory)   1GB to 32GB DDR2 SDRAM
Internal disk storage   Up to 600GB
Processor-to-memory bandwidth (peak)   21.1 GBps
L2 to L3 cache bandwidth (peak)   52.8 GBps
I/O bandwidth (peak)   4.4 GBps
Internal SCSI disk bays   Two (10K or 15K rpm disks)
Media bays   One slimline for optical device
Adapter slots   PCI-X 2.0 (two 266 MHz (DDR)); one long and one short low-profile
Standard features
I/O ports   Dual channel Ultra320 SCSI controller (external SCSI port)
Dual ported Ethernet 10/100/1000 Mbps controller
Two USB, two HMC, two system ports
Expansion features (optional)
Connectivity support   4 Gigabit Fibre Channel, 10 Gigabit Ethernet
Virtualization Engine system technologies
POWER Hypervisor   Dynamic LPAR
Virtual LAN1
Advanced POWER Virtualization1 (optional)   Micro-Partitioning; Shared processor pool; VIOS with IVM; Partition Load Manager (AIX 5L only)
Operating systems   AIX 5L Edition: AIX 5L V5.2 or later
IBM OpenPower™ Edition: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 for POWER (SLES 9) or later; Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS 4 for POWER (RHEL AS 4) or later
Power requirements   100v to 127v or 200v to 240v AC
System dimensions   Rack drawer: 1.7"H x 17.3"W x 28.0"D; weight: 37.4 lb2
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