What's New - September 2018Article

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25 Sep 2018
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Abstract

This article summarizes the data center products that Lenovo announced in the month of September 2018.

Change History

Changes in the September 25 update:

  • Added ThinkAgile MX Certified Node

ThinkAgile MX Certified Node

Lenovo ThinkAgile MX Certified Nodes are designed for deploying highly available, highly scalable software-defined storage from Microsoft on Lenovo enterprise platforms. The ThinkAgile MX Certified Nodes deliver fully validated and integrated Lenovo hardware and firmware that is certified with Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) software.

Refer to the following Lenovo Press documents to get more information on the new MX Certified Node:

ThinkSystem DM Series and DE Series

At Lenovo’s Transform 2.0 conference, Lenovo and NetApp announced a global multi-faceted partnership to bring innovative technology and a simplified experience to help customers modernize IT and accelerate their digital transformation. The ThinkSystem DM Series Unified and DE Series SAN Hybrid and All Flash Storage Arrays are the first solutions from this partnership.

Read the following DM Series and DE Series documents to get more information about the new storage systems:

ThinkAgile HX7820 and HX7821

Lenovo ThinkAgile HX Series appliances combine industry-leading hyperconvergence software from Nutanix with Lenovo enterprise platforms that feature Intel Xeon Processor Scalable family. Just announced are an appliance and a certified node, based on the ThinkSystem SR950 hardware platform. Certified nodes deliver fully validated and integrated Lenovo hardware and firmware, certified and preloaded with Nutanix software.

 

ThinkSystem SR670

This month, we announced the ThinkSystem SR670, a new 2U two-socket rack server with support for four high-performance GPUs. The server is ideal for running AI, HPC, and VDI workloads.

Read about the new server with these resources:

ThinkSystem SR670

New Server SSD options

The following new solid-state drive options for ThinkSystem servers and the System x3850 X6 & x3950 X6 were announced on September 11. Click the links to view the option product guides. All server product guides have also been updated with these components:

We also added new capacities to existing drive families:

View the server product guides that include these options:

Also updated were these reference documents:

New Lenovo V Series and Storwize drive options

Lenovo V Series and Storwize storage systems now support 12TB 7.2K 3.5" HDDs. The following product guides have been updated:

Related product families

Product families related to this document are the following:

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