Discover OpenPOWER LC servers

Get the flexibility you need for seamless datacenter and cloud integration while achieving new insights faster through acceleration. OpenPOWER servers are different by design – engineered at every level to be more powerful and open than anything else you can get. You don’t have to rip and replace your existing infrastructure to transform your business, just put your most data intensive analytics workloads on the servers that were born to run them.

Servers born to run data intensive analytic workloads

Solve data-intensive business challenges

Faster insights for data intensive deployments like supply chain optimization, agile asset management, fraud prevention and enterprise data management.

Drive datacenter efficiency

Compatible with your existing datacenter and superior price-performance for data analytics workloads.

Speed up innovation

Get the accelerated insights you need to disrupt your industry—without disrupting your business.


IBM Power System S822LC for Big Data

This storage-rich, high data throughput server design was built on open standards to meet the big data workloads of today—and grow with your needs for tomorrow.
Starting at $6,399.00 (IBM US Web price)*

IBM Power System S822LC for High Performance Computing

Experience unprecedented performance and application gains with the new POWER8 with NVLink—delivering 2.8X the CPU-GPU bandwidth compared to x86 based systems.

IBM Power System S821LC

Compute-intensive workloads can now benefit from two POWER8 processors in a 1U form factor. This server delivers the density your business needs for virtualization, database, and HPC deployments.
Starting at $5,999.00 (IBM US Web price)*

IBM Power System S822LC for Commercial Computing

Open standards-based system that provides flexible deployment options for hybrid cloud, big data, and business-critical applications.
Starting at $9,699.00 (IBM US Web price)*

* Price does not include tax and is subject to change without notice. Price indicated applies to specific model which may not have all available features and functions. Different configurations have higher prices. Operating system is available for an additional charge.

How businesses benefit from OpenPOWER LC servers

Reduce IT costs with EnterpriseDB on POWER8

Gain datacenter efficiency without compromising capabilities for 2X performance per core on POWER8 vs. x86.

A new breed of solutions for digital transformation

IDC helps companies navigate how to transform their business for the digital transformation which demands a new approach to data management.