Dell EMC XC430 Xpress

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Affordable hyper-converged solution designed to simplify onsite IT infrastructure for smaller organizations

Dell EMC XC430 Xpress
Dell EMC XC430 Xpress  - IT infrastructure, simplified

IT infrastructure, simplified

Complete all-in-one solution powered by Nutanix that consolidates server and storage in a single appliance designed to provide smaller organizations a simple, reliable, and affordable onsite infrastructure solution.
  • Includes features like deduplication, compression, and tiering, optimized for smaller environments
  • Consolidate multiple workloads into a single centrally managed cluster
  • Ships ready to deploy out of the box for quick and easy set-up
  • Azure Back-up Service provides peace of mind that mission critical data will be backed up securely

Stress free deployment and management

The XC430 Xpress ships complete from the factory with all hardware and software pre-installed, so it’s ready to go out of the box. Simplified installation and set-up means that you can deploy your XC430 Xpress cluster quickly and easily on your own schedule, without specialized skills or training. Once deployed, the included Prism management console takes the stress out of managing your onsite infrastructure.
  • User deployable saves time and money
  • Multi-hypervisor support, gives users choice without lock-in
Dell EMC XC430 Xpress  - Performance and reliability

Performance and reliability

Utilizing proven enterprise class features found on the XC Series, the XC430 Xpress has the power to run all of your workloads and deliver the performance you want with the reliability that you need.
  • Automatic data tiering places data in the optimal storage tier to yield fast performance and optimize capacity in the cluster
  • Intelligent data deduplication and compression maximizes effective storage capacity of the cluster

Integrated Azure Backup Service provides smaller organizations a seamless backup/DR solution

Operating System

  • Nutanix Xpress


  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2 with Hyper-V® Dell OEM Standard or Datacenter Edition Factory Installed
    VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 U3 and 6.0 (U1 and U2)
    Nutanix AHV

Hard Drive Configuration

  • 4 x 3.5” drive slots
    SSD (maximum of 1): 400GB, 480GB, 960GB, 1.9TB
    HDD (maximum of 3): 2TB, 4TB, 6TB

Use Case

  • SMB VDI, SQL Server, Oracle applications or a datacenter in a box for smaller deployments

Data Optimization

  • Compression, Deduplication, Data Tiering, Online Cluster Grow & Shrink, VM-centric Snapshots & Clones, VM Flash Mode
  • Standard: Quad-port 1GbE LOM
    Optional (Maximum of 2): Intel X540-T2 Dual Port 10GBASE-T OR Intel X520 Dual Port 10Gb DA/SFP+

Chassis Overview

  • 1U, 1 node

Network and Expansion I/O

  • Max total Ethernet ports: 8

Data Mobility and Migration

  • Data Tiering

Data Protection, Disaster Recovery, Security

  • Azure Backup Service, Single Site DR, Remote Backup, Cloud Connect, Metro Availability, Client Authentication, Client Lockdown


  • 64GB to 384GB
    16GB or 32GB RDIMMs installed in pairs


  • Dual processor
    E5-2609 v4 - 1.7GHz, 20M, 8C/16T
    E5-2620 v4 - 2.1GHz, 20M, 8C/16T
    E5-2640 v4 - 2.4GHz, 25M, 10C/20T
  • Dell EMC SAS HBA330

Drive Bays

  • 4


  • None

Power Supplies

  • Dual 550 W AC


  • Nutanix Prism Centralized Management, Dell EMC iDRAC8 with Lifecycle Controller, Dell EMC OpenManage Essentials


  • Optional Deployment: Remote Assist, ProDeploy deployment service


  • 1, 3 or 5-year co-terminus ProSupport (4 hr. and NBD) or ProSupport Plus comprehensive XC Series support with Nutanix assist
    Nutanix 1, 3 or 5-year Software Maintenance/Assurance

Dimensions & Weight

  • Height: 42.8 mm (1.68 in)
    Width: 482.4 mm (18.99 in) with rack latches; 434.0 mm
    (17.08 in) without rack latches
    Depth: 607.0 mm (23.9 in) without bezel; 676.92 mm
    (26.7 in) with bezel


  • R430

Rack Support

  • ReadyRails™ II sliding rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes or tooled mounting in 4-post threaded hole racks, with support for optional tool-less cable management arm.

Product Configurations

  • 3 or 4 node cluster

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