With the development of the Internet, our demand is also increasing. Compared with civilian computers, the competition in the field of professional servers is more intense. The Dell PowerEdge R740 is deeply loved by consumers.
The Dell PowerEdge R740 server balances accelerator cards, storage, and compute resources in a 2U, two-socket platform to help you maximize application performance. With up to three 300 W or six 150 W accelerator cards, the R740 is versatile enough to fit almost any application and provide an excellent platform for VDI deployments. The Dell PowerEdge R740 offers up to 16 2.5″ or 8 3.5″ drives with iDRAC9 so you can scale as needed and simplify the entire IT lifecycle.
1.The advantages of Dell PowerEdge R740:
(1). Transform IT with the Dell PowerEdge Portfolio
The Dell PowerEdge R740 is a general-purpose server optimized for workload acceleration. With its versatility, the Dell PowerEdge R740 can help you transform your data center to meet the trends of VDI, artificial intelligence and software-defined storage (SDS).
(2). Use intelligent embedded management to achieve automation
Dell automation and intelligent management means you can spend less time on routine maintenance and focus on more important priorities.
(3). Enhance your data center with comprehensive protection
Dell offers a comprehensive, cyber-resilient architecture with security embedded in every server to keep your data safe.
(4). Dell provides complete end-to-end services
Optimizing the IT lifecycle is critical. Dell offers expert services* at every stage of the lifecycle, saving you time and resources, reducing workload and improving your IT experience.
(5). ProSupport Enterprise Suite
Leverage Dell’s expertise and insights and have the freedom to focus on transforming your business. Choose the right support based on the criticality of your specific system and the availability of automated predictive analytics, third-party collaborative assistance, and service account management.
ProDeploy Enterprise Suite helps you get more out of technology from start to finish. Trusted Dell experts can guide you through deployment from basic hardware installation to planning, configuration and complex integration. Our complete suite of deployment services and multiple professional certifications can help you achieve business results today and in the future.
2.The Specs of Dell PowerEdge R740:
|Processor||Up to two Intel Xeon Scalable processors, up to 28 cores per processor|
|Memory||24 DDR4 DIMM slots, Supports RDIMM /LRDIMM, speeds up to 2666MT/s, 3TB max
Up to 12 NVDIMM, 192 GB Max
Supports registered ECC DDR4 DIMMs only
|Storage controllers||Internal controllers: PERC H330, H730p, H740p, Software RAID (SWRAID) S140
Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem: HWRAID 2 x M.2 SSDs 120GB, 240 GB
External PERC (RAID): H840
12Gbps SAS HBAs (non-RAID): External- 12 Gbps SAS HBA (non-RAID), Internal- HBA330 (non-RAID)
|Drive bays||Front drive bays: Up to 16 x 2.5” SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 61TB or up to 8 x 3.5” SAS/SATA HDD max 96TB
Optional DVD-ROM, DVD+RW
|Power supplies||Titanium 750W, Platinum 495W, 750W, 1100W, 1600W, and 2000W
48VDC 1100W, 380HVDC 1100W, 240HVDC 750W (China/Japan)
Hot plug power supplies with full redundancy
Up to 6 hot plugs fans with full redundancy
|Dimensions||Form factor: Rack (2U)
Max depth: 715.5 mm
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