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PowerEdge R740xd Rack Server

Optimized scalability and performance

Increase storage scalability and performance with up to 24 NVMe drives and a total of 32 x 2.5” or 18 x 3.5”drives in a 2U dual-socket platform.

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The PowerEdge R740xd Rack Server
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Tech Specs & Customization PowerEdge R740xd Rack Server

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Base

PowerEdge R740XD Server

Trusted Platform Module

+ $37.16
+ $62.35
Included in price

Chassis

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+ $31.49
+ $125.96
+ $125.96
+ $157.45
+ $157.45
+ $220.43
+ $188.94
+ $472.35
+ $566.82
+ $157.45
+ $188.94
+ $314.90
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Processor

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Intel® Xeon® Bronze Processors
+ $100.77
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Intel® Xeon® Silver Processors
+ $289.71
+ $251.92
+ $229.88
+ $434.56
+ $730.57
+ $220.43
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Intel® Xeon® Gold Processors
+ $3,281.24
+ $3,224.56
+ $3,029.32
+ $2,651.45
+ $5,296.59
+ $4,792.76
+ $2,141.31
+ $4,528.24
+ $1,908.29
+ $1,587.72
+ $1,404.45
+ $1,505.85
+ $957.29
+ $1,256.45
+ $969.89
+ $818.74
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Intel® Xeon® Platinum Processors
+ $12,255.85
+ $10,385.35
+ $10,794.72
+ $8,582.87
+ $9,610.70
+ $7,248.96
+ $5,951.58
+ $2,909.66
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Others
+ $17,061.20
+ $13,187.95
+ $10,561.70
+ $15,304.07
+ $11,770.91
+ $8,980.91
+ $7,576.46
+ $6,266.48
+ $5,460.34
+ $10,914.38
+ $7,123.00
+ $4,685.69
+ $3,023.03
+ $3,545.76
+ $3,463.88
+ $2,808.90
+ $2,714.43
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+ $2,135.01
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+ $3,098.60
+ $1,316.28
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+ $1,001.38
+ $258.22
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+ $762.06
+ $529.03
+ $592.01
+ $447.16
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Additional Processor

No Additional Processor
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Processor Thermal Configuration

1 Standard Heatsink for 125W or less CPU
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Memory DIMM Type and Speed

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Memory Configuration Type

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Memoryi

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Qty. $251.29 /ea.
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$377.25 /ea.
$704.74 /ea.

RAID

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RAID/Internal Storage Controllers

PERC H740P RAID Controller, 8GB NV Cache, Minicard
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Hard Drive

SATA SSD
$345.76 /ea.
$925.17 /ea.
$1,542.37 /ea.
$597.68 /ea.
$1,195.98 /ea.
$2,959.42 /ea.
$358.35 /ea.
$629.17 /ea.
$1,857.27 /ea.
$295.37 /ea.
$396.14 /ea.
$944.07 /ea.
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SAS SSD
$6,234.36 /ea.
$1,101.51 /ea.
$3,116.87 /ea.
$1,762.80 /ea.
$3,274.31 /ea.
$1,416.41 /ea.
$2,203.66 /ea.
$969.26 /ea.
$1,762.80 /ea.
$3,274.31 /ea.
$1,101.51 /ea.
$1,668.33 /ea.
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SAS
$352.06 /ea.
$326.86 /ea.
$471.72 /ea.
$610.27 /ea.
$1,529.78 /ea.
NLSAS
$364.65 /ea.
$648.06 /ea.
$396.14 /ea.
$503.21 /ea.
$717.34 /ea.
$786.62 /ea.
$1,070.03 /ea.
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SATA
$1,655.74 /ea.
$307.97 /ea.
Qty. $163.12 /ea.
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$635.47 /ea.
$282.78 /ea.
$742.53 /ea.
$1,403.82 /ea.
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Others
$975.56 /ea.
$729.93 /ea.
$2,493.37 /ea.
$755.13 /ea.
$881.09 /ea.
$194.61 /ea.
$1,133.00 /ea.
$1,164.49 /ea.
$1,416.41 /ea.
$1,195.98 /ea.
$2,959.42 /ea.
$1,762.80 /ea.
$3,274.31 /ea.
$3,116.87 /ea.
$1,510.88 /ea.
$4,407.95 /ea.
$2,140.68 /ea.
$881.09 /ea.
$4,974.77 /ea.
$685.85 /ea.
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Hard Drives for 2nd RAID Container

Hard Drives (PCIe SSD/Flex Bay)

Boot Optimized Storage Cards

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+ $358.35
+ $553.59
+ $553.59
+ $534.70
+ $944.07
+ $944.07
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Operating System

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Vmware ESXi
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
Windows
+ $660.66
+ $4,124.54
$0.00
+ $4,238.53
$0.00
+ $767.72
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Linux
$0.00
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Others
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Licenses

+ $629.80
$93.84 /ea.
$660.66 /ea.
$503.21 /ea.
$4,124.54 /ea.
$535.33 /ea.
$4,238.53 /ea.
$100.14 /ea.
$767.72 /ea.
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OS Media Kits

Customers who purchase the Microsoft Windows Server 2016 and 2012 R2 operating systems have the right to downgrade
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Client Access Licenses

$471.72 /ea.
$629.17 /ea.
$471.72 /ea.
$471.72 /ea.
$4,137.14 /ea.
$1,070.03 /ea.
$1,126.71 /ea.
$1,126.71 /ea.
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$30.86 /ea.
$182.64 /ea.
$138.56 /ea.
$365.28 /ea.
$277.11 /ea.
$1,826.41 /ea.
$1,385.55 /ea.
$727.42 /ea.
$560.52 /ea.
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Additional Virtual Machines for Windows Sever

$0.00 /ea.

Embedded Systems Management

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+ $307.97
+ $496.28
+ $124.70
+ $188.31

Group Manager

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$0.00
Included in price

Password

Factory Generated Password for iDRAC9 (new for 14G iDRAC9) – By default, all PowerEdge servers will ship with a factory generated iDRAC password, to provide additional security. This password is generated at the factory and is located on the pull-out Information Tag located on the front of the chassis, adjacent to the server asset tag. Legacy Password - Customers who prefer the known, legacy password “calvin” should choose this option. For security purposes, Dell EMC strongly recommends changing any initial password as part of server deployment.
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$0.00

iDRAC Systems Management Options

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$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
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PCIe Riser

- $56.68
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Network Daughter Card

- $323.72
- $75.58
+ $188.94
Dell Recommended
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- $56.68
$0.00
+ $31.49
+ $157.45
+ $1.89
+ $163.75
+ $100.77
+ $75.58
+ $182.64
+ $283.41
- $31.49
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Additional Network Cards

$137.93 /ea.
$352.06 /ea.
$402.44 /ea.
$370.95 /ea.
$314.27 /ea.
$471.72 /ea.
$471.72 /ea.
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Optics & Cables for Network Cards

+ $150.52
+ $175.71
+ $500.69
+ $787.25
+ $787.25
+ $1,574.49
+ $824.40
+ $81.87
+ $113.36
+ $138.56
+ $112.73
+ $135.41
+ $144.85
+ $154.30
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Service 1280

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GPU/FPGA/Acceleration Cards

IDSDM and VFlash Card Reader

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+ $18.26
+ $37.16
+ $37.16

Internal SD Module

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+ $37.16
+ $74.32
+ $68.65
+ $137.30
+ $125.33
+ $250.66
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Fans

Included in price
+ $125.33

Power Supply

Included in price
+ $170.05
+ $277.11
+ $226.73
+ $75.58
+ $31.49
+ $62.98
+ $287.19
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Power Cords

Qty. $0.00 /ea.
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$12.60 /ea.
$12.60 /ea.
$18.89 /ea.
$0.00

Bezel

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+ $30.86
+ $106.44
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Quick Sync 2 (Wireless At-the-box mgmt)

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+ $75.57
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BIOS and Advanced System Configuration Settings

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$0.00
$0.00

Advanced System Configurations

$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
$0.00
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Rack Rails

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+ $119.03
+ $93.84
+ $30.86
Included in price
+ $62.35

Server Accessories

+ $125.33
$7.56 /ea.

System Documentation

Included in price
+ $31.49

Secondary OS

+ $660.66
+ $4,124.54
+ $4,238.53
+ $767.72

Virtualization Software and Support

$968.00 /ea.
$4,124.54 /ea.
$491.24 /ea.
$673.88 /ea.
$944.70 /ea.
$14,777.56 /ea.
$20,897.29 /ea.
$27,481.19 /ea.
$8,314.58 /ea.
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Enabled Virtualization

“Customers who choose to enable Hyper-V role on their server, will receive a pre-deployed virtual hard disk(.vhd / .vhdx) file copied on their hard drive as a default. This virtual hard disk has the same operating system edition installed as selected by the customers for their servers. Also, this virtual hard disk, being multilingual, provides an option to customers for choosing their desired language during the login to the virtual machine.”
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Microsoft SQL Server

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+ $8,274.90
+ $2,191.06
+ $2,191.06
+ $8,274.90
+ $2,191.06
+ $2,191.06
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GSA Contract Option

Included in price
$0.00

ProSupport for Microsoft Applications

Included in price
+ $1,744.54
+ $2,907.56
+ $4,070.59

Additional Software

Included in price
+ $62.35
+ $93.84

Dell Services: HPC Support Services

None
Included in price

Support & Services

Warrantyi

Basic Next Business Day 36Months, 36 Month(s)
Included in price

Dell Services: Extended Service

Included in price
and
The maximum term is 5 year(s)
+ $1,462.90
and
The maximum term is 7 year(s)
+ $2,696.46
and
The maximum term is 7 year(s)
Dell Recommended
+ $2,833.52
and
The maximum term is 7 year(s)
+ $4,067.09
and
The maximum term is 7 year(s)

Dell Services: On-site Diagnosis Service

None
Included in price

Dell Services: Data Protection

Included in price
+ $142.40

Deployment Services

Trust Dell experts to lead deployments, from planning and basic hardware installations to configuration, and complex integrations.
Included in price
+ $1,667.31
+ $629.17
+ $163.54

BIOS Settings - Standard

$0.00

iDRAC Service Module

iDRAC Service Module is a lightweight service that supplements iDRAC monitoring and configuration with information available from the server’s operating system (OS). You can also access a limited version of the iSM interface from the OS. By having iSM pre-installed, you will be able to quickly access critical logs and support information should you need to contact Dell Support.
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$0.00
$0.00

Remote Consulting Services

Declined Remote Consulting Service
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Software & Accessories

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Also included in this system

The following options and default selections are included with your order.

PowerEdge R740/R740XD Motherboard
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PowerEdge R740xd Rack Server
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$4,206.12
$1,557.12
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Features

Poweredge R740XD - Optimize flexibility and density

Optimize flexibility and density

Benefit from scalable storage performance and data set processing with the PowerEdge R740xd server. This 2U, 2-socket platform brings you scalability and performance to adapt to a variety of applications. Choose up to 24 NVMe drives, or a total of 32 x 2.5” or 18 x 3.5” drives. As you scale your deployments, scale your productivity with embedded intelligence and automation from iDRAC9 and the entire OpenManage portfolio designed to simplify the IT lifecycle from deployment to retirement.

Ideal workloads:
  • Software-defined storage
  • Big Data server
  • HPC
  • Service providers: data tier
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Accomplish IT transformation with Dell EMC PowerEdge servers

Transform your data center for modern applications and operations with the help of the R740xd. Storage performance and flexibility create the perfect balance for software-defined storage or data set processing and analytics.

  • Simplify deployment and easily scale from 3 to 1000+ nodes for software-defined storage with Dell EMC Ready Node for ScaleIO. 
  • Maximize storage performance with up to 24 NVMe drives and ensure application performance scales to meet demands.
  • Scale compute resources with 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, and tailor performance based on your unique workload requirements
PowerEdge R740XD - Automate productivity with intelligent, embedded management

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.

  • Help maximize uptime and reduce the IT effort to resolve issues by up to 72%* with ProSupport Plus and SupportAssist.
  • Leverage existing management consoles with easy integrations for VMware® vSphere®, Microsoft® System Center and Nagios®.
  • Help improve productivity with agent-free Dell EMC iDRAC9 for automated, efficient management.
  • Simplify deployment with Open Manage next-generation console and server profiles to fully configure and prep servers in rapid, scalable fashion.
PowerEdge R740XD - Fortify your data center with comprehensive protection

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.

  • Protect server configuration and firmware from malicious changes with new Configuration Lock-down.
  • Use system erase of local storage to help ensure data privacy when you repurpose or retire servers.
  • Automate updates that check file dependencies and proper update sequence, before deploying them independently from the OS/hypervisor.
  • Maintain control of server updates with intelligent, embedded authentication designed to allow only properly signed updates.

Dell EMC offers complete end-to-end services

Optimizing the IT lifecycle is vital. We have expert services* for all lifecycle phases that save you time and resources, reduce effort, and improve your IT experience.
Consulting

Consulting

Consulting services give expert guidance to help you grow, optimize and transform your IT environment at your own pace and budget. We employ a broad range of certified consultants and engineers, backed by program management teams, who can deliver deep technical expertise. We give you the confidence that your project will be done right and on time.
Support

Support

Gain the freedom to focus on your business transformation with the support expertise and insights Dell EMC is known for across the globe. Choose the right support based on the criticality of specific systems with available automated predictive analysis, collaborative third-party assistance and a Technology Service Manager.
Deployment

Deployment

ProDeploy Enterprise Suite helps you get more out of technology starting on day one. Residency Service provides ongoing transition assistance to accelerate adoption. Trust our experts to lead deployments from basic hardware installations through planning, configuration and complex integrations to help you achieve business outcomes today and tomorrow.
Education

Education

Education Services offers an expansive suite of training services with multiple delivery methods, including instructor-led, self-paced online and virtual instructor-led training. With comprehensive and flexible training programs, we make it easy to ensure your staff has the skills they need to successfully manage and utilize your new technology to its full potential.
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