The Dell PowerEdge R720 is a flexible 2-socket, 2U rack server. It can run complex workloads using its scalable memory and flexible Network options. It is designed for running many applications and in a virtual environment for mid-size and large enterprise business. The R720 expands to 768GB memory. It uses Intel Xeon E5-2600 processors. The R720 Supports dual RAID card controllers.
The PowerEdge R720 is great at handling large workloads from Virtual desktop infrastructure, data warehouses and high performance computing. The performance can be boosted by adding an optional GPU accelerator (with 500 cores).
Virtualize with R720
The data centers capacity can be expanded by using the large memory footprint on the PowerEdge R720. The R720 can have more uptime by using redundant failsafe hypervisors. Dell offers Virtual Integrated System (VIS) that allows complex virtualization in just a few mouse clicks.
The great thing about the PowerEdge server line is that it is scalable and can handle large workloads.
Data centers small and large can benefit by using the PowerEdge line.
Overview of features
- The machine can take up to 24 memory Dimms
- 3.0 PCIe enabled expansion slots
- Choice of NIC technologies
- Comes with optional hot-plug, front-access PCIe SSDs
- Optional internal GPU accelerators
When it comes time to decommission the Dell PowerEdge R720 server call an IT specialist at Exit technology to provide data wiping and remarketing services.