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Up to two 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors with up to 20 cores per processor
Canonical® Ubuntu® Server LTS Citrix® Hypervisor ® Microsoft® Windows Server® with Hyper-VRed Hat® Enterprise Linux SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server VMware® ESXi®
Optional LCD bezel or security bezel
Height 86.8mm (3.41") Width*434mm (17.08'') Depth*703.76mm (27.71”)Weight 29.68kg (65.43lbs.)
DIMM Speed Up to 2666MT/sMemory TypeRDIMMLRDIMMMemory Module Slots16 DDR4 DIMM slotsSupports registered ECC DDR4 DIMMs onlyMaximum RAMRDIMM 512GBLRDIMM 1TB*
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495W Platinum750W Platinum750W 240HVDC Platinum*1100W Platinum1100W 380V HDC Platinum*Hot plug power supplies with full redundancy option
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Cryptographically signed firmwareSecure Boot Secure EraseSilicon Root of TrustSystem Lockdown (requires OpenManage Enterprise)TPM 1.2/2.0, TCM 2.0 optional
Internal ControllersPERC H330, H730P, H740P, HBA330 Software RAIDS140Boot Optimized Storage SubsystemHWRAID 2 x M.2 SSDs 120GB or 240GB
Front Bays Up to 12 x 3.5” SAS/SATA HDD max 168TB DVD-ROM, DVD+RW (optional)Rear BaysUp to 2 x 3.5” SAS/SATA HDD max 28TB
PCleNon-rear storage config1 x full height/full length 1 x half height/half length (2U Right riser) slots 3 x half height/half length slotsRear storage config1 x half height/half length (1U left riser) 1 x half height/half length or 1full height/half length (1U right riser)
2U Rack Server
ReadyRails™ sliding rails with optional cable management arm for 4-post racks (optional adapter brackets required for threaded hole racks).
Network Options2 x 1GbE LOM +(optional) LOM Riser 2 x 1GbE, or2 x 10GE SFP+, or2 x 10GE BaseT Front Ports1 x Dedicated iDRAC direct USB 1 x USB 2.01 x Video Rear Ports1 x Dedicated iDRAC network port1 x Serial2 x USB 3.01 x Video
Satisfy a variety of applications with the flexible PowerEdge R540. Its balanced combination of resources, expandability and affordability adapt to the changing demands of a modern data center. Optimize your application performance with one-button tuning. Scale for future requirements with up to 14 x 3.5" drives. Embedded diagnostics and SupportAssist help to maximize uptime without added effort, in a worry-free environment.Ideal for:
Our modern compute platforms are built to scale easily and take advantage of technologies that lift application performance. The PowerEdge R540 rack server combines affordably and versatility, so you can adapt to a variety of applications and meet future demands.
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