Ideal for high-performance dense computing environments
The Dell EMC PowerEdge C6525 is a server designed to handle high-performance computing(HPC) workloads like digital manufacturing, research and web tech.
Create HPC infrastructure with validated configurations
Deliver breakthrough performance, innovation and densityThe Dell EMC PowerEdge C6525 is a compute-dense server designed to boost data center performance to tackle a variety of high-performance computing (HPC) workload and applications like digital manufacturing, research and web tech.
- Up to 512 processing cores in a 2U dense server
- Optimized IO performance with 3200MT/s memory speed, PCIe Gen4, and accelerator enabled
- Low latency and flexible high speed fabric for high performance clusters
Systems Management and Security Solutions
OpenManage systems management
The Dell EMC 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.
Dell EMC 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 EMC 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 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.
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.
- Up to two 3rd Gen AMD EPYC™ Processors per node configurations with up to 64 cores per processor and up to 280W (cTDP)
- Canonical® Ubuntu® Server LTS
CentOS based on RHEL 8.0 Kernel
Microsoft® Windows Server® with Hyper-V
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
OEM-ready version available
From bezel to BIOS to packaging, your servers can look and feel as if they were designed and built by you. For more information, visit Dell.com/OEM.
- Up to 16 x DDR4
RDIMM 1TB Max
LRDIMM 2TB Max
Bandwidth up to 3200 MT/S
Hot plug redundant Hard drives, Fans, PSUs
- Cryptographically signed firmware
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)
- Embedded Management
iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
OpenManage Enterprise Power Manager
Integrations & Connections
Microsoft® System Center
Redhat® Andible® Modules
IBM Tivoli® Netcool/OMNIbus
IBM Tivoli® Network Manager IP Edition
Micro Focus® Operations Manager I
Single port 1GbE LOM
Networking Options (NDC)
1x OCP 3.0
1x Single-Wide GPU
- Dual Hot-plug redundant 1600W and 2400W AC Power Supply
Dual Hot-plug redundant 2000W AC/DC Mixmode Power Supply
Cooling options: Air Cooling, Direct Liquid Cooling (DLC)
- Network Options
Single port 1GbE LOM
1 x iDRAC Direct micro-USB port
1 x Mini-display port
1 x iDRAC or NIC port
1 x USB 3.0 port
2 x PCIe x16 Gen4 Risers
1 x OCP 3.0 x16 Gen4
1 x PCIe x8 Gen3 M.2 Riser
- Up to 4 independent hot-swappable
2-socket C6525 sleds in a 2U C6400 chassis
Dimensions & Weight
45.53kg (100.3lbs) 3.5” direct backplane chassis
41.5kg (91.4lbs) 2.5” direct/NVMe backplane chassis
35.15kg (77.4lbs) no backplane chassis
- 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. For more information, visit Dell.com/ServiceDescriptions
ProSupport Plus with SupportAssist provides proactive and predictive support for critical systems. ProSupport provides comprehensive hardware and software support. Get more from your technology starting on day one with ProDeploy Enterprise Suite deployment offers. For more information, visit Dell.com/Services.