Deliver the value of data
Deliver powerful compute with an entry-level rackmount server. Designed to address common business applications.
Your Innovation Engine for businesses of all sizes
Maximize performance and adapt to meet future growing demands.The PowerEdge R250, powered by the Intel® Xeon® E-2300 processors, is an entry level rack server with an ideal balance of adaptability and affordability designed to address your evolving compute demands.
- Supports up to 32GB DIMMS at 3200 MT/s DIMM speed, up to 128GB
- Address substantial throughput improvements with PCIe Gen 4 support
- Ideal for file/print, mail/messaging, point of sale, web hosting and collaboration
- Offers enhanced thermal efficiency
- Provides improved security and faster boot time with UEFI Secure Boot
Systems Management and Security Solutions
OpenManage systems management
The Dell Technologies OpenManage systems management portfolio helps tame the complexity of your IT environment with tools and solutions to discover, monitor, manage, update, and deploy your PowerEdge infrastructure.
PowerEdge and OpenManage solutions integrate tools across the portfolio to help organizations automate the server lifecycle, optimize operations, and scale efficiently.
PowerEdge servers are made with a cyber resilient architecture that builds in security at every phase of the product lifecycle, from the silicon root of trust and secured component verification, to signed firmware and drift detection, to BIOS recovery.
Dell Technologies offers complete end-to-end services
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.
Gain the freedom to focus on your business transformation with the support expertise and insights Dell 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.
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 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.
- One Intel Xeon E-2300 series processor with up to 8 cores
One Intel Pentium processor with up to 2 cores
- Canonical® Ubuntu® Server LTS
Microsoft® Windows Server® with Hyper-V
RedHat® Enterprise Linux
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
- Intel® C256 series
- DIMM Speed
Up to 3200 MT/s
Note: For Pentium® processor, maximum memory speed supported is 2666 MT/s
Memory Module Slots
4 DDR4 DIMM slots
UDIMM 128 GB
- Front Bays:
Up to 4 x 3.5-inch hot swap SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 30.72 TB
Up to 2 x 3.5-inch cabled SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 15.36 TB
- Internal Controllers:
PERC H345, PERC H755, HBA355i
HBA355e, 12 Gbps SAS Ext. HBA
Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem (BOSS-S1): HWRAID 2 x M.2 SSDs 240 GB or 480 GB
Internal Dual SD Module or USB
- Cryptographically signed firmware
Silicon Root of Trust
System Lockdown (requires iDRAC9 Enterprise or Datacenter)
TPM 1.2/2.0 FIPS, CC-TCG certified, TPM 2.0 China NationZ
- Embedded / At-the-Server:
iDRAC Service Module
OpenManage Power Manager plugin
OpenManage SupportAssist plugin
OpenManage Update Manager plugin
iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
System Update Utility
Microsoft® System Center
RedHat® Ansible® Modules
VMware® vCenter and vRealize Operations Manager
IBM Tivoli® Netcool/OMNIbus
IBM Tivoli® Network Manager IP Edition
Micro Focus® Operations Manager
- 450 W AC/100-240 V Bronze
450 W AC/100-240 V Platinum
- Network Options
2 x 1 GbE LOM
1 x Dedicated iDRAC Direct micro-USB
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x VGA
1 x USB 3.0 (optional)
2 x PCIe Gen4 slots
- Optional security bezel
- 1U rack server
Dimensions & Weight
42.8 mm (1.68 inch)
482 mm (18.97 inch)
598.64 mm (23.56 inch) with bezel
585 mm (23.02 inch) without bezel
12.48 kg (27.51 lbs.)*
- ReadyRails static rails for 4-post and 2-post racks.
- Choose Dell ProSupport Plus for critical systems or Dell ProSupport for premium hardware and software support for your PowerEdge solution. Consulting and deployment offerings are also available. Contact your Dell representative today for more information. Availability and terms of Dell Services vary by region.