Used Refurbished IBM 8231-E2D Power 730 Express Server POWER7+ p730

Used and Refurbished IBM 8231-E2D Power 730 ServerEssential Technologies is your essential source for recertified, used, and refurbished IBM 8231-E2D Power 730 Express Server hardware.  Whether it's a complete system, upgrades, parts, or components you can count on Essential Technologies to provide quality equipment that meets your IT objectives - and exceeds your expectations - every time.

All products are 100% IBM original, tested, and eligible for IBM on-site maintenance (or a 3rd-party support contract).  Whether you have a specific system in mind, or if you need alternatives, we have the solution that's right for you.

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Refurbished IBM 8231-E2D Power 730 Express Server

  • The Power 730 model E2D is a 2U POWER7+ server with two processor sockets, offering 64-bit 8-core, 12-core, and 16-core P7+ configurations
  • Processor module options include 4-core 4.3GHz, 6-core 4.2GHz, 8-core 3.6GHz, and 8-core 4.2GHz
  • Supports up to 16x DDR3 Memory DIMMs with a maximum system memory of 512GB
  • Optional Active Memory Expansion can allow the effective maximum memory capacity to be much larger than the true physical memory
  • Five PCIe x8 Gen2 Low Profile expansion slots
  • Two GX++ slots for 12X I/O loop (supports up to two I/O drawers, FC# 5802 or FC# 5877)
  • Integrated SAS/SATA controller for disk/SSD/DVD in system unit with RAID support
  • PCIe2 LP 4-port 1GbE Adapter (#5260)
  • Two system ports, three USB ports, and two HMC ports
  • Choice of 3 optional storage backplanes:
    - 3x SFF SAS HDD's/SSD's, SATA DVD and half-high tape drive
    - 6x SFF SAS HDD's/SSD's and SATA DVD
    - 6x SFF SAS HDD's/SSD's, SATA DVD, RAID, and external SAS port
  • Redundant and hot-swap power and cooling
  • Support for LPAR and PowerVM virtual partitioning
  • Support for AIX, IBM i, and Linux Operating Systems
  • Our refurbished IBM 8231-E2D Power 730 systems are tested, configured, and guaranteed for IBM maintenance


EM08 (78P0554) 8GB (2x4GB) DIMMs, 1066MHz, 2GB DDR3 DRAM
EM4B (78P1914) 16GB (2x8GB) DIMMs, 1066MHz, 4GB DDR3 DRAM
EM4C (78P1915) 32GB (2x16GB) DIMMs, 1066MHz, 4GB DDR3 DRAM
EM4D (78P1539) 64GB (2x32GB) DIMMs, 1066MHz, 4GB DDR3 DRAM