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How to Install the Operating System on Dell PowerEdge 12G Servers


How install the Operating System on Dell PowerEdge 12G Servers

Dell PowerEdge 12G Servers include the following models:
T320, R320, T420, R220, R420, R520, T620, R620, R720xd, R720, R820, R920, M420, M520, M620, and M820.

There are two simple ways of installing a supported Operating System onto your 12G server:


Microsoft OS Matrix


Linux OS Matrix


VMWare OS Matrix

Dedicated VMware versions can be downloaded directly from Dell.com/support, select your product, Under the Operating System Tab, select your desired VMWare Hypervisor Version (ESX and ESXi): Downloadable ISO's are available under the "Enterprise Solutions" category.





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Article ID: SLN129177

Last Date Modified: 03/20/2015 01:48 PM


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