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Drive GPU database acceleration for business-critical applications with a powerful, four-socket server. Scale capacity with large internal storage.
Up to four Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, up to 28 cores each
Optional LCD bezel or security bezel
Form factor: Rack (4U)
Chassis length: 482mm
Chassis weight: 56kg
Chassis depth: 812mm
Front drive bays: Up to 8 2.5” SAS SATA (HDD/SSD) max 30TB, or up 24 2.5” SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 92TB, or up to 32 SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) with up to 4 NVME PCIe SSD max 132TB
Up to 4 doublewide GPUs or up to 8 full-height FPGAs
Nvidia Tesla P100, P40, V100
Network Daughter Card Options:
4 x 1GE, 4 x 10GE, 2 x 10GE + 2 x 1GE, or 2 x 25GE
Video, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 , dedicated IDRAC Direct Micro-USB
(Optional 1 x USB 3.0 only offered on the 8-drive configuration)
Video, serial, 2 x USB 3.0
1 x USB 3.0
Up to 12 Gen3 slots, (6 x 16 slots or 2 x 16 + 10 x 8 slots)
48 DDR4 DIMM slots, supports RDIMM/LRDIMM, up to 2666MT/s, 6TB max
Up to 12 NVDIMMs, 384GB Max
Supports registered ECC DDR4 DIMMs only
Embedded / At-the-Server:
iDRAC9 with Lifecycle Controller
iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
Quick Sync 2 BLE/wireless module
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)
Ansible by RedHat
Nagios Core & Nagios XI
Oracle Enterprise Manager
MicroFocus (formerly HPE Software) Operations Manager i (OMi)
IBM Tivoli Netcool/Omnibus
Platinum: 1100W, 1600W, 2000W, 2400W
Mix Mode/HVDC: 1100W*
Hot plug power supplies with full redundancy option
6 hot plugs fans with N +1 redundancy
Canonical® Ubuntu® LTS
Microsoft Windows Server® with Hyper-V
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
PERC H730P, H740P, H330, software RAID (SWRAID) S140
Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem:
HWRAID 2 x M.2 SSDs 120GB or 240GB
External PERC (RAID):
12Gbps SAS HBAs (non-RAID):
External:12Gbps SAS HBA (non-RAID)
Internal: HBA330 (non-RAID)
TPM 1.2/2.0 optional
Cryptographically signed firmware
Silicon Root of Trust
The PowerEdge R940xa accelerates applications to deliver real-time decisions. The R940xa combines four CPUs with four GPUs in a powerful 1:1 ratio to drive database acceleration. With up to 6TB of memory and four-socket performance, the R940xa delivers consistent and fast response times. Scale on-premises capacity to offset rising cloud fees and security risks.
The 4U R940xa allows you to flexibly adapt to changing business demands. Large internal storage gives you the space to grow as your databases increase in complexity and size.
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"Designed to accelerate applications to deliver real-time decisions for GPU database workloads." — CRN®
Dell EMC Infrastructure: Server Design Language Award
iF Design Award 2018 in the Product Discipline category — iF World Design Guide
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