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Dell EMC PowerEdge R940 Installation and Service Manual

PowerEdge R940 overview

The PowerEdge R940 is a 3U rack system, which is available in the following configurations:
Table 1. PowerEdge R940 configurationsThe PowerEdge R940 is available in 8-drive bay system (without PEM) and 24-drive bay system (with PEM).
Configurations Specifications
8-drive bay system (without Processor Expansion Module)
  • Two Intel Xeon Scalable processors
  • 24 DIMM slots supporting up to 3 TB of memory
  • Up to two AC or DC power supply units (PSUs)
  • 8 drives or SSDs
24-drive bay system (with PEM)
  • Four Intel Xeon Scalable processors
  • 48 DIMM slots supporting up to 6 TB of memory
  • Up to two AC or DC power supply units (PSUs)
  • 24 drives or SSDs
NOTE The PowerEdge R940 system supports hot swappable hard drives.
NOTE The PowerEdge R940 system is also available in a diskless (no backplane) configuration.
For more information, see the Dell EMC PowerEdge R940 Technical Specifications on the product documentation page.

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