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p5 by IBM is a line of UNIX and Linux servers using high performance 64-bit
POWER5 microprocessors and Micro-Partitioning, to achieve computing performance
and reduced costs for a wide range of business and scientific applications.
The eServer p5 systems - p5-520, p5-550 and p5-570 Express, are positioned to
meet a variety of clients needsfrom small to medium-sized businesses to
large enterprise-level clients.
The series extends beyond traditional UNIX servers with mainframe-inspired features
by providing higher utilization, performance, flexibility, and lower IT management
These systems use from 2 to 16 POWER5 microprocessors to deliver potent performance
and scalability available on a UNIX platform leveraging the industry standard
The p5 allows for server consolidation and mixed workloads on a single system
by giving businesses the capability to run multiple different operating systems
like AIX, Linux, simultaneously. The Micro-Partitioning in IBM's Virtualization
Engine, which significantly improves utilization and reduce IT costs. The new
eServer p5 systems are the first UNIX systems to enable clients to run multiple
(up to ten) virtual servers or Micro-Partitions on a single microprocessor.
This allows businesses to better utilize processors and automatically reconfigure
processor partitions in less than one second to meet changing on demand business
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