The IBM 8284 is a Power System S822 server that brings together business transaction processing with infrastructure for social and mobile solutions in UNIX. IBM i, and Linux operating environments. A 2-socket 2U system which can be ordered with the flexibility of either one or two processor sockets populated provides growth capacity for customers who need it. It provides the benefits of greater performance per core as well as per socket with POWER8 processors, new I/O capabilities, higher internal storage and PCIe capacities and performance, the capability to support CAPI accelerator devices, and greater RAS, including hot-plug PCIe capability.
IBM S822 Power Systems 8284-22A Specifications:
Processor: One or Two 6-core 3.89 GHz; One or Two 8-core 4.15 GHz; Two 12-core 3.52 GHz ; One or two 10-core 3.42GHz
Cache: 512KB L2 cache per core; 8MB L3 cache per core; 16MB per DIMM
Memory: 16 GB, 32 GB, and 64 GB 1600 MHz DDR3
Storage bays : 12 SFF bays for HDD/SSD (or 8 SFF HDD/SSD plus 6 1.8” bays for SSD with dual IOA higher function backplane)
I/O Bandwidth: 96GBps per socket
Media Bays: One slimline DVD