The new IBM BladeCenter JS21 was announced. This new Bladecenter comes with Two single-core 64-bit IBM PowerPC 970MP processors at 2.70GHz, or two dual-core processors at 2.50GHz. It also has optional support for Advanced POWER Virtualization, including support for Virtual LAN, Micro-Partitioning (up to 40 partitions), Shared processor pool, Virtual I/O Server, and the Integrated Virtualization Manager.
It can run Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS 4 for POWER, and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 for POWER (as well as AIX 5L v5.2 and v5.3).
You can read the highlights and product features at: http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/bladecenter/js21/
Highlights for Linux on POWER
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