Your challenge is to do more with less—serve more Web pages, handle more secure
connections, support more e-mail users. You need to reduce the costs of doing business and
improve the service you deliver to your customers while lowering your overall risk. The dualsocket IBM ® System x3550 M3 can reduce your costs with its new energy smart design.
The x3550 M3 is a game-changing rack server that uses significantly less power than previous
The x3550 M3 features Intel® Xeon® 5600 series 6-core and 4-core processors, with up to
12MB of shared L3 cache, to provide you with the computing power you need to match your
business needs and growth. The new line of Intel processors delivers unprecedented intelligent
performance with features like adaptive performance for applications and environments, Turbo
Boost Technology and Hyper-Threading Technology, and integrated power gates and automated
Another improvement with the new generation of X-Architecture is the replacement of legacy
BIOS with a new generation United Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI). UEFI provides a
more intuitive user interface and understandable event logs and better management.