PowerEdge M605 Opteron Server Blade Technology

PowerEdge M605 Opteron Server Blade Technology
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The World’s First Fully Modular, Most Power Efficient Blade Solution

 Choose PowerEdge M605

Up to Six-Core AMD OpteronTM  Processors


Up to 8x DIMMs (DDR2) at 800MHz
Up to 64GB* of memory with 8GB DIMMs

  Operating Systems

Virtualization Options:
Citrix®  XenServer® 
Microsoft®  Hyper-VTM  via Microsoft®  Windows Server®  2008
VMware®  vSphereTM  4.1 (including VMware ESX®  4.1 or VMware ESXiTM  4.1)

For more information on the specific versions and additions, visit www.dell.com/OSsupport.
Up to two Hot-Swappable Internal Drives:
25GB* or 50GB* Solid State Drive (SSD)

Maximum Internal Storage
Up to 600GB* per blade via two 2.5" 300GB* hot-swappable SAS (10k rpm) hard drives

External Storage Options:
Dell/EMC fibre channel and/or iSCSI external storage, including Dell/EMC AX150, AX150i, CX300, CX3-10c , CX3-20, CX3-40, and CX3-80, PowerVault MD3000i

  Drive Bays
Two 2.5” Hot-Swappable SAS/SATA/Solid State Drives
2.5" 500GB* SATA

  I/O Mezzanine Card Options
Fully populated mezz card slots and switch modules will yield 3 highly available, redundant I/O fabrics for each blade.
Available options:
1Gb & 10Gb Ethernet:
  • Dual-Port Broadcom Gb Ethernet w/ TOE (BCM-5709S)
  • Quad-Port Intel Gb Ethernet (82576)
  • Quad-Port Broadcom Gb Ethernet (BCM-5709S)
  • Dual-Port Broadcom 10Gb Ethernet (BCM-57711)
10Gb Enhanced Ethernet & Converged Network Adapters (CEE/DCB):
  • Dual-Port Qlogic®  Converged Network Adapter (QME8142) - Supports CEE/DCB 10GbE + FCoE
Fibre Channel:
  • Dual-Port QLogic FC8 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter (HBA) (QME2572)
  • Dual-Port Emulex FC8 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter (HBA) (LPe1205-M)
  • Dual-Port Mellanox ConnectX Quad Data Rate (QDR) InfiniBand
  • Dual-Port Mellanox ConnectX Dual Data Rate (DDR) InfiniBand
  RAID Controllers

Dual Port 10GB Enhanced Intel Ethernet Server Adapter X520-DA2 (FcoE Ready for Future Enablement)
Dual-port embedded Broadcom®  NetXtreme IITM  5708 Gb* Ethernet NIC with TCP/IP Offload and optional iSCSI Offload
Intel®  Gigabit ET Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel®  Gigabit ET Quad Port Server Adapter
Brocade®  BR1741M-k Dual-Port Mezzanine CNA
Emulex®  8 or 4 Gb/s Fibre Channel Pass-Through Module

Dell OpenManageTM  software tools
OpenManage Server Administrator- monitoring agents and 1:1 management utilities
OpenManage Storage Services – RAID management
OpenManage Deployment Toolkit- utilities for remote, unattended configuration
Dell Server Assistant- local, simplified OS installation utility
Microsoft®  System Center Essential (SCE) 2010 v2

Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC) with:
Out of Band alerting, status, inventory, and troubleshooting via Secure Web GUI/CLI (telnet/SSH)
Remote Virtual Media (vMedia) and Virtual KVM (vKVM)

VMedia- Map media from remote workstation/network to the blade
vKVM- out of band remote console, supports Java or ActiveX plug-ins
IPMI 2.0 support

  Standard Interfaces
Two bootable USB 2.0 ports on front panel for floppy, CD/DVD, memory key, keyboard/mouse

Embedded ATI RN50 video controller with 32MB memory

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): 8% 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: 0.26Grms at 10Hz to 350Hz for 15 minutes
Storage Vibration: 1.54Grms Random Vibration at 10Hz to 250Hz for 15 minutes
Operating Shock: 1 shock pulse of 41G 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: 10G-MAG

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