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IBM Sells Server Business to Lenovo for $2.3 Billion

After another disappointing year of hardware sales, IBM throws in the towel on its low-end server business.


Tags: IBM, blade servers, servers, server hardware, Lenovo, IBM Power Systems

HP Wants x86 to Be NonStop

HP is expanding its NonStop server operating system platform to x86 servers.


Tags: blade servers, x86 servers, HP, x86, NonStop, server operating system

Server Review: HP ProLiant BL460c Gen8 Blade Server

In need of the perfect building block for workloads like storage and compute clustering that need multiple physical servers? HP has you covered with its latest half-height blade server.


Tags: blade servers, HP, servers, Enterprise, server review, blade server, ProLiant, hp gen8, ProLiant Gen8 server, Gen8

Dell Active Infrastructure: Converged IT for Private Clouds, VDI

In the converged infrastructure game, Dell is going all in.


Tags: Cloud, Dell, blade servers, private cloud, VDI, Dell PowerEdge, Dell Active System, converged IT

Global Server Revenues Decline in 1Q12

The latest global server reports are out from both IDC and Gartner, and despite a few bright spots, overall the news isn't good.


Tags: server, IBM, Dell, blade servers, x86 servers, HP, servers, x86, Server Market

New Hitachi Compute Blade Servers for Virtualized Infrastructures

The Hitachi Compute Blade 500 is a high-density 6U rack mount blade server system with a chassis that supports up to 8 server blades.


Tags: virtualization, blade servers, virtualization technology, Hitachi, blade server

Lenovo Offers Value-Line Blade Servers for SMBs

The company has introduced three new servers with starting prices around $800.
Tags: blade servers, blade server

IBM's in Hot Water to Cool Servers

The latest idea in supercomputer cooling is to let the machines operate at something warmer than meat locker temperatures.
Tags: IBM, data center, blade servers, supercomputing, cooling

Non-x86 Blade Server Buyer's Guide

When it comes to blade servers, x86 is the most frequent architecture of choice. Bladed or not, however, x86 servers are not the perfect tool for every task. Non-x86 blade server options, while limited, fill many of the gaps that their x86 siblings leave.


Tags: blade servers, x86 servers, HP, non-x86 blade servers, BladeSystem

Blade Server Reality Check

Frugal Server Admin: Are blade servers a panacea or just a pain? Here's what to expect when you're expecting blade servers in your datacenter.
Tags: datacenter, blade, blade servers, frugality, blade systems

Fujitsu Throws Down Blade Gauntlet

Hard-Core Hardware: Fujitsu hones in on blades, unveiling a Nehalem-based blades system offering a host of virtualization bells and whistles as well energy efficiency features delivered via the company's Cool-safe technology.
Tags: virtualization, Fujitsu, blade, blade servers

HP Introduces the Matrix

HP's latest offering aims to simplify server blade deployments.


Tags: blade servers, Cisco, HP, BladeSystem, BladeSystem Matrix