IBM BladeCenter HX5 7873A5U Server Intel Xeon 2.13 GHz 128 GB RAM Matrox Up to 16 MB G200

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Product Summary

Unprecedented flexibility, processing power, memory and I/O capacity in a blade server

Maximize memory

Going beyond the industry standards with unique innovations from fifth-generation IBM X-Architecture technology (eX5), the new IBM BladeCenter HX5 enables unprecedented performance and utilization in a blade form factor for database and virtualization. With enhanced MAX5 scalability, the HX5 blade offers memory capacity of up to 640GB-in a double-wide blade. The result is optimal server utilization with more virtual machines per system and larger and faster databases.

General Information

Product Type Server
Manufacturer Part Number 7873A5U
Manufacturer Website Address
Manufacturer IBM Corporation
Product Model 7873A5U
Product Name BladeCenter HX5 7873A5U Server
Product Line BladeCenter
Product Series HX5
Brand Name IBM

Processor & Chipset

Processor Speed 2.13 GHz
Processor Type Xeon
Processor Model E7-2830
Processor Core Octa-core (8 Core)
64-bit Processing Yes
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset Model 7500
QuickPath Interconnect 6.40 GT/s
Number of Processors Supported 2
Number of Processors Installed 2
Hyper-Threading Yes


Maximum Memory 256 GB
Standard Memory 128 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR3-1333/PC3-10600


Optical Drive Type No
Total Solid State Drive Capacity 100 GB


Controller Type Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)
RAID Supported Yes

I/O Expansions

Number of Total Expansion Slots 2

Display & Graphics

Graphics Controller Manufacturer Matrox
Graphics Controller Model G200
Graphics Memory Capacity 16 MB

Network & Communication

Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
  10 Gigabit Ethernet


Package Contents
  • BladeCenter HX5 7873A5U Server
  • Documentation CD
  • ServerGuide CD
  • Broadcom CD

Physical Characteristics

Color Stealth Black
Form Factor Blade
Height 9.7"
Width 2.3"
Depth 17.6"


Standard Warranty 3 Year Limited


This product is shipped only within Canada and Warranty valid for Canada only.

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