IBM eyeing microservers to compete with HP's Moonshot

IBM discloses it's developing microservers for so-called hyperscale computing

By , IDG News Service |  Hardware

The NextScale chassis is flexible and could be extended to microservers in the future, Chaudhry said, adding that IBM didn't want to have to go back and design a different chassis when its microservers come out.

The Ivy Bridge-based NextScale System will start at US$4,049 and vary in price based on configuration, IBM said.

Agam Shah covers PCs, tablets, servers, chips and semiconductors for IDG News Service. Follow Agam on Twitter at @agamsh. Agam's e-mail address is agam_shah@idg.com

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