Surprise! Power7+ Chips Launched In Flex System p260 Servers
November 26, 2012 Timothy Prickett Morgan
Big Blue was pretty clear that it was not going to roll out any more servers using its Power7+ processors when it launched the Power 770+ and Power 780+ enterprise-class boxes back on October 3, but somewhere along the way, someone either changed their minds inside of IBM or didn’t get the memo that the Flex System p260 server nodes would be upgraded with the Power7+ chips. Because that, in fact, is what happened on November 13, just before we took a break for the Thanksgiving holiday.
And those new p260 machines give IBM i and AIX shops one more