According to US reports IBM is about to show off a range of new servers using the Power 5 processor. The eServer i5 series uses the Power 5, which is expected to be 40% faster than machines using the Power 4.
The eServer i5 runs OS/400 but it has support for Linux and Windows.
Expected availability date is as soon as the beginning of June.
Source: The Inquirer
IBM about to launch Power 5 servers
Posted on Monday, May 03 2004 @ 12:37 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck