A processor is the core of any computer and is responsible for handling most if not all calculation and instructions. As an IBM Power CPU, the IBM EPC1 Processor (8231) handles your computing needs with its powerful 4-core design, completing operations at a speed of 3.0 GHz. It comes with thermal grease and a heatsink, and is more than ready to boost the performance of your IBM Power 7 Server. This IBM EPC1 Processor has been removed from a working unit, tested for complete functionality by our expert in-house IBM -Certified Technician, and is ready to ship today! Purchase with confidence, as the photos above represent the exact quality of your items, and come bundled with our 90 Day Warranty. *Please note, we have additional IBM EPC1 Processors in stock; feel free to send a message and we will update the quantity to suit your specific needs.* Thank you for choosing AltaTech for all of your lightning-fast IT needs!