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We’re excited to announce 50 percent off our list price for 60 days on selected virtual server and bare metal server offerings. This is your chance to try a wide variety of IBM Cloud infrastructure offerings—from our fast, flexible, and easily provisioned virtual servers to our high performance, totally customizable bare metal servers running Intel®’s Xeon® Scalable processors. They’re perfect for driving today’s HPC and cognitive/analytics workloads to new performance levels.

With Intel Xeon technology, applications run up to 63 percent faster than previous generation processors. According to Intel, the new processor technology accelerates insights up to 2.3 times faster for financial services workloads, up to 1.5 times faster for manufacturing workloads, and up to 1.7 times faster for life sciences workloads.

The time is now. Take IBM Cloud virtual and bare metal servers out for a spin today. Run your latest dev/test workload or migrate an old, poorly performing production workload over to the latest high performance bare metal server.

But wait—there’s more.

We’ve also added the full line of NVIDIA GPUs and Intel Optane™ SSD to the promotion mix.  NVIDIA K80, P100, and V100 all deliver the computational horsepower needed for complex data analytics and scientific computing applications, while NVIDIA M60 delivers the industry’s highest performance for virtualized workstations, desktops, and applications. Intel Optane SSD DC 4800X offers a premium, non-volatile memory media with an industry-leading combination of high throughput, low latency, high QoS, and ultra-high endurance.

And only IBM offers a global private network with no additional charges to our customers.

How to order

Visit our home page and click on “Bare Metal Servers” or “Cloud Virtual Servers.” Select a qualifying virtual or bare metal server and choose any additional options you want. Apply the appropriate promotional code to the order form (see the table below). You’ll see the discount applied on the checkout screen. Click to order and you’re on your way!

If you have any issues or questions, call us at 1-214-442-0600 and we’ll be glad to set you up.

2018 bare metal & cloud server promo

Post-script: the fine print

The following terms and limitations apply to the above promotions:

  • 50 percent off applies to IBM Cloud list price
  • 50 percent off applies to first 60 days after provisioning; regular pricing applies thereafter
  • No other discounts may be added
  • Web purchases only
  • Limited to monthly billed offerings only
  • Limit: 1 per customer for bare metal/13 for virtual servers
  • Offer ends June 1, 2018
  • Additional exclusions apply

To configure or customize your server or just to get more details about trying IBM Cloud for less, get started.

IBM GTM Offering Manager

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