TPM about IBM´s weakness

TPM has written an interesting article about the challenges in front of IBM and it´s pSeries and iSeries systems - System i Sales Drop Again in Q3, IBM Says Little:

The trick that IBM needs to pull off is getting a revamped and repriced Power6 line out the door for both System i and System p customers. These machines need dense, small disk drives, energy-efficient main memory, user-based software prices across the board, very aggressive hardware and software prices, as well as blade, tower, and rack configurations. And they need one more thing. They need to ship yesterday.