Powered by twin Intel Xeon 5500/5600 series processors, the Dell PowerEdge R710 server offers complete solutions that let you focus your time and money on managing and growing your business. Built for organic growth and the ability to scale based on your company’s changing requirements, the Dell PowerEdge R710 range has a single goal: to help you simplify IT. The server supports eight 3.5 inch (LFF) drives totalling 18TB capacity and supports DDR3 memory up to a capacity of 288GB across 18 DIMM slots within a 2U rack.
Dual CPU power
This R710 server features a quad-core Intel Xeon E5530 processor running at 2.40GHz, with a supplementary socket for a secondary processor, offering an easy way of upgrading the server’s power at a later stage. The E5 series of processors were designed for architecting next-generation data centres and delivering versatility across diverse workloads, making them ideal for intensive use. The server also comes with 8GB DDR3 memory, 4 PCI-E slots and is powered by dual 570W PSUs, using Energy Smart technologies and right-sized efficient power supply units to reduce power consumption while increasing performance capacity.
Fast, flexible controllers
The server comes fitted with a standard Broadcom or Intel integrated network controller, with optional upgrades, whilst the PERC 6i RAID controller is an easy-to-manage RAID solution that seeks to simplify IT environments while increasing controller and storage reliability and server uptime. Other connectivity is provided by an Intel QuickPath Interconnect (QPI) link.