The PowerEdge 840 gives customers a single-socket server, ideal for remote offices and small businesses.
Full Featured Single-Socket Tower ServerThe PowerEdge™ 840 is a general-purpose tower server with a single processor socket, ideal for organizations that have remote offices and need a basic server that is easy to set up, run, troubleshoot and expand with little or no IT support. It is the perfect platform for small or medium businesses running workgroup applications, such as e-mail, file/printer sharing, database management and shared Internet access.
Latest Processor TechnologyThe PowerEdge 840 server, using the quad-core Intel® Xeon® 3200 series (Kentsfield) processors, have up to 72% better performance than the PowerEdge 840 server. using the dual-core Intel Xeon 3000 series processors*.
MemoryThe PowerEdge 840 tower server offers up to 8 GB of DDR-2 memory, which is designed to improve system performance.
Hard DrivesSerial-Attached SCSI (SAS) hard drives deliver the next generation of SCSI performance and are designed to deliver faster speed and better reliability than SATA. SATA is the better choice for businesses that need affordable, large-capacity drives.
Operating SystemMicrosoft® Windows® Small Business Server 2003 R2
Small Business Server R2, running on Dell PowerEdge servers, provides your small business with a reliable, easy-to-manage network solution that allows you to share files and resources and work remotely, and keeps your data secure. You can focus your valuable time and energy on your business goals and objectives, rather than on the technology that sustains it.
Server Networking BasicsWant to know how to set up a server-based network? Check out Dell's new Server Networking Basics site where your small business has access to great tools and resources that will help it to get get started. Sample tutorials include:
- Setting Up Hardware and Software — Help protect your business and guard against data loss.
- How To Set Up Shared E-mail — Go mobile and access your e-mail and calendar while away from the office.
- Setting Up Shared Files and Printer — Become more efficient by sharing resources: files, printers, fax machines and more.
- Single Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® 3200 series
Single Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® 3000 series
Single Intel® Core™ 2 Duo E4000 series
Single Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core 2100 series
Single Intel® Celeron® 430, 1.8GHz, 800MHz front side bus, 512K cache
Single Intel® Core™ 2 Duo E4700
Single Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core 2220
Single Intel® Celeron 1200
- Microsoft Windows® Server 2008 SP2
Microsoft Windows® Essential Business Server
Microsoft® Windows® Small Business Server 2003 R2, Standard Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Small Business Server 2003 R2, Premium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003, Standard Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003, 64-bit edition
Microsoft Windows® Server 2008 x64 Small Business Standard Edition
Microsoft Windows® Server 2008 x64 Small Business Standard Edition with OpenManage® 5.5 support
Microsoft Windows® Server 2008 with HyperV
Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
Novell® SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP2
Novell® SUSE® Linux 10 SP2
Red Hat® Linux® Enterprise v5.3
Red Hat® Linux Enterprise v5
Red Hat® Linux Enterprise 4.0
Red Hat® Linux Enterprise 4.0 64-bit edition
Red Hat® Linux® Enterprise v5.2, ES and ES x86
Red Hat® Linux® Enterprise v5.2, ES
In today's environment, businesses depend on support to keep their advanced server and storage systems running like clockwork. Dell Services provide fast assistance for a variety of needs, from installation to support and training.
|Providing Support At Every Level|
Dell Services offer multiple levels of enterprise support to meet your IT needs.
|Platinum Plus Enterprise Support|
Dell's most comprehensive level of support combines rapid response and resolution for critical issues with customized account planning and reporting to proactively improve uptime. Platinum Plus now offers two valuable new features:
|Gold Enterprise Support|
Ideal for servers being used for email systems, database applications and virtualization. This service provides 7x24 rapid response and resolution of critical issues including escalation management and on-site emergency dispatch procedures to quickly restore operations.
|Silver Enterprise Support|
Ideal for file and print servers and other non-productive testing and development. This service offers convenient 7x24 phone access for hardware and core software troubleshooting with 4-hour 7x24 On-Site Services following completion of phone-based troubleshooting.
|Basic Enterprise Support|
Ideal for non-essential application environments. This service offers business-hour phone-based support for hardware-only issues with Next Business Day On-Site Service following completion of phone-based troubleshooting.
Go from factory to deployment with Dell server installation services. Our modular suite of installation services allows you to customize the right package of services needed to rapidly implement your new system.
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|Comprehensive Training Courses|
Get the skills you need to keep pace in today's competitive IT environment with comprehensive training and certification courses. Dell offers a vast array of instructor-led classes and online training courses in a range of topics from server maintenance to in-depth technical overview of specific systems.
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