Drive demanding HPC and scale-out workloads with a flexible platform that offers up to 4 dual-socket servers and high-capacity storage in a 2U rack.
Up to two Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors including integrated Omni-Path fabric processors with up to 28 cores per processor and up to 205W processors.
Canonical® Ubuntu® LTS
Microsoft Windows Server® with Hyper-V
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
43.60kg (96.2lbs.) 3.5” direct backplane chassis
41.50kg (91.4lbs) 2.5” direct/expander/NVMe backplane chassis
34.56xkg (76.2lbs) no backplane chassis
*Dimensions do not include bezel
Up to 2933MT/s
Memory Module Slots
16 DIMM slots / Sled, 8 DIMM / Socket
Options for 8GB/16GB/32GB/64GB/128GB
Supports registered ECC DDR4 DIMMs
Embedded / At-the-Server
iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
Quick Sync 2 BLE/wireless module
OpenManage Power Center
Dell EMC Repository Manager
Dell EMC RACADM CLI
Dell EMC System Update
Dell EMC Server Update Utility
Dell EMC Update Catalogs
iDRAC Service Module
OpenManage Server Administrator
OpenManage Storage Services
Microsoft® System Center
RedHat® Ansible® Modules
IBM Tivoli® Netcool/OMNIbus
IBM Tivoli® Network Manager IP Edition
Micro Focus® Operations Manager I
1 x 1Gb Ethernet
1 x 10Gb Ethernet
1 x 25Gb Ethernet
1 x 40Gb Ethernet
1 x 100Gb Ethernet
1 x Dedicated iDRAC micro-USB port
2 x USB 3.0
Intel® C620 Chipset SATA controller
Up to 24 x 2.5" Direct Backplane configuration with up to 6 SAS/SATA drives per node
Up to 24 x 2.5" Expander Backplane configuration with up to 12 SAS/SATA drives per node and two nodes per chassis
Up to 24 x 2.5" NVMe Backplane configuration with up to 6 drives per node out of which two drives can be NVMe drive
Up to 12 x 3.5" Direct Backplane configuration with up to 3 SAS/SATA drives per node
PERC H330, H730p, HBA330
Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem (BOSS)
HW RAID 2 x M.2 SSDs 240GB or 480GB
Cryptographically signed firmware
Silicon Root of Trust
System Lockdown (requires OpenManage Enterprise)
TPM 1.2/2.0, TCM 2.0 optional
1600W AC Platinum
2000W AC Platinum
2400W AC Platinum
Hot plug power supplies with full redundancy and non-redundancy option
Cooling options: Air Cooling, Direct Liquid Cooling (DLC)
1 x 16 PCIe Gen3 riser
1 x 8 PCIe Gen3 Mezzanine
1 x 16 PCIe Gen3 OCP Mezzanine
1 x 16 PCIe Gen3 riser
1 x Display port on the rear of the sled
2U Rack Server
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Enable demanding workloads with powerful, highly dense and scalable computing
Get an IT services platform that helps scale efficiently and predictably while drastically reducing complexity. The PowerEdge C6420 offers up to 4 independent hot-swappable 2-socket servers in a very dense 2U package. Plenty of compute, memory, storage, connectivity and chassis options let you configure servers for specific workloads.
Simplify your transformation with the Dell EMC PowerEdge portfolio
The PowerEdge C6420, with its flexible configurations, scale-out capabilities and overall efficiency – along with its embedded management software – is an ideal platform for Dell EMC high-performance offerings and hyper-converged solutions and appliances.
Automate productivity with intelligent, embedded management
Dell EMC automation and intelligent management mean you spend less time on routine maintenance so you can focus on bigger priorities.
Fortify your data center with comprehensive protection
Dell EMC provides a comprehensive, cyber-resilient architecture with security embedded into every server to protect your data.
Best Server Hardware: Gold Winner
Channel Pro Reader's Choice Awards 2019
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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