PowerEdge R7525 Rack Server

Intel® Xeon™
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Powerful performance and flexibility

The Dell EMC PowerEdge R7525 is a two-socket 2U rack server designed for all flash SDS, virtual desktop infrastructure and data analytics workloads.

 PowerEdge R7525



  • Up to two 2nd Generation AMD EPYC processors with up to 64 cores per processor


  • Up to three double wide 300W or six single wide 75W accelerators

Operating System

  • Canonical® Ubuntu® LTS
    Citrix® Hypervisor
    Microsoft® Windows Server® with Hyper-V
    Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
    SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
    VMware® ESXi®


  • DIMM Speed
    Up to 3200MT/s

    Memory Type

    Memory Module Slots

    Maximum RAM

Storage Controllers

  • Internal Controllers
    HBA345, PERC H345, PERC H745

    External Controllers
    H840, 12Gbps SAS HBA

    Software RAID

    Internal Boot
    Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem (BOSS):
    HW RAID optional 2 x BOSS M.2
    Internal Dual SD Module

Power Supplies

  • 800W Platinum
    1400W Platinum
    2400W AC/HVDC

Dimensions & Weight

  • Height
    Max 36.3kg
    *Dimensions do not include bezel


  • Optional LCD bezel or security bezel


  • Cryptographically signed firmware
    Secure Boot
    Secure Erase
    Silicon Root of Trust
    System Lockdown (requires OpenManage Enterprise)
    TPM 1.2/2.0, TCM 2.0 optional
    AMD Secure Memory Encryption (SME)
    AMD Secure Encrypted Virtualization (SEV)

Recommended Support

  • 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.


  • Network Options
    2x1GE LOM + OCP Mezz 3.0 (optional)
    Front Ports
    1 x Dedicated iDRAC micro-USB
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x VGA
    Rear Ports
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x Serial (optional)
    1 x USB 3.0
    1 x VGA
    1 x Power Button
    1 x Dedicated iDRAC

    Internal Ports
    1 x USB 3.0 (optional)


  • Up to 12 x 3.5”
    Up to 24 x 2.5”


  • Front Bays
    Up to 24 x 2.5” NVMe
    Up to 16 x 2.5” SAS/SATA (SSD/HDD) and NVMe
    Up to 12 x 3.5” SAS/SATA (HDD)

    Rear Bays
    Up to 2 x 2.5” SAS/SATA/NVMe (HDD/SSD)


  • Up to 8 x PCIe Gen4 slots


  • Embedded / At-the-Server
    iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
    iDRAC Direct  
    Quick Sync 2 BLE/wireless module

    OpenManage Enterprise
    OpenManage Mobile

    Dell EMC Repository Manager
    Dell EMC System Update
    Dell EMC Server Update Utility
    Dell EMC Update Catalogs
    iDRAC Service Module
    IPMI Tool
    OpenManage Server Administrator
    OpenManage Storage Services
    OpenManage Integrations
    BMC Truesight
    Microsoft® System Center
    RedHat® Ansible® Modules
    VMware® vCenter

    OpenManage Connections
    IBM Tivoli® Netcool/OMNIbus
    IBM Tivoli® Network Manager IP Edition
    Micro Focus® Operations Manager I
    Nagios® Core
    Nagios® XI

Rack Support

  • ReadyRails™ sliding rails with optional cable management arm for 4-post racks (optional adapter brackets required for threaded hole racks).
Deliver breakthrough performance, innovation and density for traditional and emerging workloads

Deliver breakthrough performance, innovation and density for traditional and emerging workloads

Data center evolution starts with modern platforms that scale easily and are optimized for application performance. The PowerEdge R7525 is built upon a scalable system architecture and provides choice and flexibility to meet performance demands. High-level specifications:
  • Up to 24 direct connect NVMe supports all flash AF8 vSAN Ready Node
  • Maximized storage and memory configuration option enables HPC, ML/DL/AI and rendering
  • Balanced core count and GPU to support maximum numbers of end users
Increase efficiency and accelerate operations

Increase efficiency and accelerate operations

The Dell EMC OpenManage™ systems management portfolio delivers an efficient and comprehensive solution for PowerEdge servers through tailored, automated, and repeatable processes.
  • Automate server life cycle management with scripting via the iDRAC Restful API with Redfish conformance.
  • Simplify and centralize one to many management with the OpenManage Enterprise console.
  • Utilize the OpenManage Mobile app and PowerEdge Quick Sync 2 to easily manage servers using a phone or tablet.
  • Resolve issues with up to 72% less IT effort using automated proactive and predictive technology from ProSupport Plus and SupportAssist.*
Fortify your data center with integrated security

Fortify your data center with integrated security

Every PowerEdge server is designed with a cyber resilient architecture, integrating security deeply into every phase in the lifecycle, from design to retirement.
  • Enhance security with platform enablement of AMD Secure Memory Encryption (SME) and Secure Encrypted Virtualization (SEV).
  • Operate your workloads on a secure platform anchored by cryptographically trusted booting and silicon root of trust.
  • Maintain server firmware safety with digitally signed firmware packages.
  • Detect and remediate unauthorized or malicious change with drift detection and system lockdown.
  • Securely and quickly wipe all data from storage media, including hard drives, SSDs and system memory with System Erase.

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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 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 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.


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