IBM eServer xSeries 445

Novell Technology Partner

product details

Optimized for server consolidation and high-end databases, the xSeries 445 combines scale-up or scale-out flexibility with the high performance of Intel Xeon.
  • XpandOnDemand™ Scalability
  • IBM XA-32™ 2nd generation chipset
  • Up to 16-way configuration with the Intel Xeon MP processor capable of up to 2.8 GHz with 2MB iL3 cache
  • 2 GB DDR ECC SDRAM memory standard, Expandable up to 64GB per chassis
  • 64MB XceL4™ Server Accelerator Cache per SMP module, up to 256MB with 16-way configuration.
  • Active Memory™, the lower cost, high availability alternative to RAID Memory providing Chipkill and Memory ProteXion™ standard at no additional cost for the detection and correction of single-bit and double-bit memory errors.
  • Six Active™ PCI-X slots standard, Optional RXE-100 for Remote I/O
  • Hot-swap Ultra320 SCSI hard disk drives with integrated RAID1
  • Hot-swap, redundant power & cooling fans
  • Light Path Diagnostics™
  • Predictive Failure Analysis®
  • Integrated Remote Supervisor Adapter
  • IBM Director with IBM Director Extensions
  • 4U Rack mount unit

product compatibility

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • NetWare

system requirements/details

CPU:  Intel Xeon Processor MP up to 2.8GHz

Memory:  64GB Chipkill(tm) DDR SDRAM

Hard Disk:  36.4 GB HS SCSI, Other options available.

regional availability

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • Japan
  • Latin America
  • North America

language availability

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

warranty information

Flexible three-year warranty with 9x5 next business day response, upgradeable to 24x7, same business day, and 4-hour response.


This product has demonstrated compatibility by successfully completing Novell's stringent product certification requirements.


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