The IBM System i5 520 Editions include some of the base software your business needs, starting with i5/OS security and workload management tools, plus the industry standards-based IBM DB2 UDB database. IBM WebSphere Application Server for Web serving and IBM Lotus Workplace portal product for e-mail and instant messaging are two other integrated software offerings associated with IBM System i5 Editions.
The 520 provides an integrated set of hardware capabilities including two 1Gbps Ethernet LAN ports and a disk drive controller in the base, saving you additional cost and PCI slots. In addition to the deskside/tower configuration option, the model 520 can be placed in a standard 19-inch rack.
The IBM System i5 520 delivers without disruption:
- Enabling your business to use existing applications while upgrading to newer technology
- Building on iSeries' legendary reliability:
- Hot-plug PCI-X slots
- Hot-plug disk slots
- Redundant hot-plug fans
- Optional redundant power supply