IBM System p5 570 Technical Overview and Introduction

An IBM Redpaper publication

Published 28 September 2006, updated 05 June 2007

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IBM Form #: REDP-9117-01
(92 pages)

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Authors: Scott Vetter, Giuliano Anselmi, Gregor Linzmeier, Wolfgang Seiwald, Philippe Vandamme


This IBM Redpaper is a comprehensive guide covering the IBM System p5 570 UNIX server. It introduces major hardware offerings and discusses their prominent functions.

Professionals wishing to acquire a better understanding of IBM System p5 products should read this Redpaper. The intended audience includes:

- Customers

- Sales and marketing professionals

- Technical support professionals

- IBM Business Partners

- Independent software vendors

This Redpaper expands the current set of IBM System p documentation by providing a desktop reference that offers a detailed technical description of the p5-570 system.

This Redpaper does not replace the latest marketing materials and tools. It is intended as an additional source of information that, together with existing sources, may be used to enhance your knowledge of IBM server solutions.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. General description
Chapter 2. Architecture and technical overview
Chapter 3. RAS and manageability

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