PowerEdge 2970 AMD Based Rack Server

PowerEdge 2970 AMD Based Rack Server
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The high-performance, AMD-based Dell PowerEdge 2970 delivers excellent security, manageability, and energy efficiency in a 2U rack dense chassis for those seeking a balance between expandability and rack density.

 Choose PowerEdge 2970

Up to Six-Core AMD OpteronTM  Processors

Broadcom HT-2100 and HT-1000 Server I/O Controllers

AMD Memory Optimiser Technology
Up to 64GB* (8 DIMM slots): 512MB/1GB/2GB/4GB/8GB ECC DDR2 SDRAM
Error Checking and Correction (ECC) and Single Device Data Correction (SDDC) technologies maintain system data integrity and help prevent single bit or multi bit errors on DIMMs.
Spare Bank support for enhanced data protection in the event of a DRAM chip failure. Requires 8 DIMMs populated to function.

  Operating Systems

Hard Drives:

Maximum Internal Storage:

External Storage:
Dell/EMC products:
Dell/EMC AX150 and AX150i Networked Storage Array
Dell/EMC CX300 Networked Storage Array
Dell/EMC CX3-10c Networked Multi-protocol Storage Array
Dell/EMC CX3-20 Networked Storage Array
Dell/EMC CX3-40 Networked Storage Array
Dell/EMC CX3-80 Networked Storage Array

External Backup Options:
Backup and Recovery Software:
Symantec®  Backup ExecTM  11d
Symantec Backup Exec Quickstart
Yosemite®  Backup 8.1
CommVault®  Galaxy®  Express 6.1
EMC®  NetWorkerTM 

  Drive Bays
8 x 2.5" Hard Drive Option
6 x 3.5" Hard Drive Option
Peripheral bay options: Floppy Drive, PowerVault 100T Tape Drive
Slim optical drive bay with choice of DVD-ROM* or DVD-R/W
2.5" 500GB* SATA

Three total:
Three PCI Express slots (1 x 8 full length, full height; 1 x 8 half length, full height, 1 x 4 half length, full height)                                          

  RAID Controller

Dual embedded Broadcom®  NetXtreme IITM  5708 Gigabit* Ethernet NIC with fail-over and load balancing.
TOE (TCP/IP Offload Engine) supported on Microsoft Windows Server 2003, SP1 or higher with Scalable Networking Pack.
Optional add-in NICs:
Dual Port 10GB Enhanced Intel Ethernet Server Adapter X520-DA2 (FcoE Ready for Future Enablement)
Intel PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter, Gigabit, Copper, PCI-E x4
Intel PRO/1000 PT Single Port Server Adapter, Gigabit, Copper, PCI-E x1
Intel PRO/1000 PF Single Port Server Adapter, Gigabit, Optical, PCI-E x4
Intel PRO/1000 Quad Port PCI-E x4
Intel 10GBASE-T
Intel 10Gigabit SFP+
Broadcom®  NetXtremeTM  5721 Single Port Gigabit Ethernet NIC, Copper, PCI-E x1;
Broadcom®  NetXtreme IITM  5708 Single Port Gigabit Ethernet NIC w/TOE, Copper, PCI-E x4
Broadcom®  NetXtreme IITM  5709 Dual Port Gigabit Ethernet NIC w/TOE only IPv6
Broadcom®  NetXtreme IITM  5709 Dual Port Gigabit Ethernet NIC w/TOE IPv6, iSCSI boot, with iSCSI Offload
Broadcom®  NetXtreme IITM  57710 Dual Port 10Gigabit 10GBase-T NIC
Intel®  Gigabit ET Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel®  Gigabit ET Quad Port Server Adapter
Broadcom 10GbE NIC
Brocade®  CNA Dual-port adapter
Brocade®  FC4 and 8 GB HBAs
Emulex®  CNA iSCSI HBA stand up adapter OCE10102-IX-D
Brocade®  CNA BR1020

Standard 750 Watt hot-plug power supply
Optional redundant 750 Watt hot-plug power supply
Auto-switching universal 110/220 Volts

  Uninterruptible Power supplies

Hot-plug hard drives
Hot-plug redundant power
Hot-plug redundant cooling
ECC memory
Spare Row
Single Device Data Correction (SDDC)
PERC5/i integrated daughtercard w/ battery-backed 256MB DDR2 cache
High availability failover cluster support
Support for internal tape device or internal disk drive backup unit
Tool-less chassis
Cluster support

Embedded ATI ES1000 with 16MB memory

2U Rack-mountable chassis
29.31" (74.4cm) D x 17.5" (44.43cm) W x 3.4" (8.64cm) H with bezel attached
Rack Weight 52.5 lbs (23.8 Kg), maximum configuration

Standard Baseboard Management Controller with IPMI 2.0 support
Optional DRAC 5/i for advanced capabilities
Microsoft®  System Center Essential (SCE) 2010 v2

  Rack support
4-post (Dell rack), 3rd party Versa rails, sliding rails and Cable Management Arm

Operating Temperature: 10º C to 35º C (50º F to 95º F)*
Storage Temperature: -40º C to 65º C (-40º F to 149º F)
Operating Relative Humidity (non-condensing twmax=29C): 20% to 80% non-condensing
Maximum humidity gradient: 10% per hour, operational and non-operational conditions.
Storage Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing (twmax=38C)
Operating Vibration: 0.26G at 5Hz to 350Hz for 2 minutes
Storage Vibration: 1.54Grms Random Vibration at 10Hz to 250Hz for 15 minutes
Operating Shock: 1 shock pulse of 31G for up to 2ms
Storage Shock: 6 shock pulses of 71G for up to 2ms
Operating Altitude: -16 to 3,048m (-50 ft to 10,000 ft)
Storage Altitude: -16m to 10,600m (-50 ft to 35,000 ft)

  Regulatory and Environmental Compliance
Regulatory Model: EMS01

Energy Smart

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Energy Smart Customization

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