Up to two Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors 2nd Generation up to; 205W processors and 28 cores per processor
Canonical® Ubuntu® LTS
Microsoft Windows Server® with Hyper-V
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
PowerEdge Secure Boot, System Erase, System Lockdown, Drift Detection, BIOS and OS Recovery, Active Directory/LDAP, two-factor authentication (TFA), SSH with Public Key Authentication (PKA), TLS 1.2, SNMP v3, Self-Encrypting and Instant Secure Erase (ISE) Drives
86.8mm x 448mm x 790mm
Weight (Maximum system configuration):
3.5” Direct Backplane Chassis: 43.62 Kg
2.5” Direct/Expander/NVMe Backplane Chassis: 41.46 Kg
No Backplane Chassis: 34.56 Kg
300/600/900GB 2.5" 15K 12Gb SAS Drives
600GB/1.2TB/1.8TB 2.5" 10K 12Gb SAS Drives
1TB/2TB 2.5" 7.2K 12Gb SAS Drives
1TB/2TB/4TB/8TB/10TB 3.5" 7.2K 12Gb SAS/ 6Gbps SATA Drives
Solid State Drives:
120GB 2.5" 6Gbps SATA Boot SSD
480GB/960GB/1.92TB/3.84TB 6Gbps SATA Read Intensive SSDs
960GB/1.92TB/3.84TB 12Gbps SAS Read Intensive SSDs
240GB/480GB/960GB/1.92TB 6Gbps SATA Mixed Use SSDs
400GB/480GB/960GB/1.6TB/1.92TB 12Gbps SAS Mixed Used SSDs
400GB/800GB 12Gbps SAS Write Intensive SSDs
FIPS-140 Self Encrypting Hard Drives:
1.2TB 2.5" 10K 12Gb SAS FIPS-140 SED
2TB 2.5" 7.2K 12Gb SAS FIPS-140 SED
4TB/8TB 12Gbps SAS FIPS-140 SED
800GB/1.6TB Mixed Use 2.5” NVMe SSDs and PCIe adapter cards
16 DIMM slots with max of 1024GB with options for 16GB/32GB/64GB DDR4 2933MT/s, 8/128GB in 2666MT/s up to 3TB per node , RDIMMs and LRDIMMs ECC Registered DDR4
Embedded / At-the-Server
iDRAC9 with Lifecycle Controller (Express, Enterprise)
iDRAC REST API with Redfish
Quick Sync 2 BLE/wireless module
OpenManage Enterprise (coming soon)
OpenManage Power Center
iDRAC Service Module
OpenManage Server Administrator
OpenManage Storage Services
Dell EMC Repository Manager
Dell EMC System Update
Dell EMC Server Update Utility
Dell EMC Update Catalogs
Microsoft® System Center
BMC software (available from BMC)
Nagios Core and Nagios XI
HPE Operations Manager i (OMi)
IBM Tivoli® Netcool/OMNIbus (coming soon)
IBM Tivoli® Network Manager IP Edition (coming soon)
Rear ports: 2 x USB 3.0 ports, 1 Micro USB port for iDRAC Direct
One x16 PCIe Gen3 riser (low profile, half height and half length)
One x8 PCIe Gen3 Mezzanine (for storage controller)
One x16 PCIe Gen3 OCP Mezzanine (for network controller)
One x16 PCIe Gen3 riser (for M.2 Boot Device)
One Display Port on the rear of the sled
Dual Hot-plug redundant and non-redundant 1600W AC Power Supply
Dual Hot-plug redundant 2000W and 2400W AC Power Supply
Cooling options: Air Cooling, Direct Liquid Cooling (DLC)
S140 Software RAID with Intel C621 Chipset SATA controller (RAID 0, 1, 5, 10)
RAID using PERC H330 Mezzanine (RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, 50), PERC H730p Mezzanine (RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60)
Non RAID: HBA330 Mezzanine, 12Gbps SAS LP PCIe HBA
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Dell EMC Infrastructure: Server Design Language Award
iF Design Award 2018 in the Product Discipline category — iF World Design Guide
2018 Market Leader in Servers and Software Defined Storage
2018 Networking & Storage Brand Leaders — IT Brand Pulse
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