IBM DS8870 models
This chapter describes the IBM DS8870 different models. It explains the various options for each model, in terms of the number of CPUs, cache, and number of frames that are attached, and shows how well they scale regarding capacity and performance.
This chapter covers the following topics:
•The DS8870 Business Class model
•The DS8870 Enterprise model
2.1 IBM DS8870
Similar to earlier generations of the IBM DS8000 series, the DS8870 consists of one base frame, which incorporates the processor complexes and optional ...