Dell PowerEdge R805 2U Rackmount Server

Dell Part #/MPN: PER805

DiscTech Item #: DEL-PER805-RF-2M

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Interface Types: SAS Serial Attached SCSI, SATA, SCSI 80pin SCA-2 Hot-Swap, Fibre Channel - Internal - Arbitrated Loop ASA II, Ethernet RJ45, PCIe

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Electrical Interface: SATA 300 - 3.0Gbps

On-Board Cache: 512MB

Bays/Ports/Slots: 2

U Height: 2U

Compatible Systems: Dell 10th Gen. 2950 / 6950

Dell PowerEdge R805 Gen10 2U Rackmount Bare Bones / Chassis Only Server - No HDDs - Refurbished

Alt MPN: PER805

Note:NO HARD DRIVES or TRAYS included, please add to order as separate line item.

Dell PowerEdge R805
The Dell™ PowerEdge™ R805 delivers quick virtualization deployment with embedded hypervisors saving valuable time.

The Dell PowerEdge R805 blends the correct processing power, memory, and I/O for great virtualization performance. The virtualization-designed Dell PowerEdge R805 delivers on Dell’s promise to focus on the most relevant challenges businesses face in their data centers: power and cooling, virtualization, density, and performance.

Ultimate Design for Virtual Infrastructure
The PowerEdge R805 further simplifies the equation for businesses seeking to leverage virtualization in their data centers by embedding the latest virtualization software from industry leading vendors such as VMware, Microsoft and Citrix. When it comes to reducing the time to productivity, the PowerEdge R805 simplifies deployment in virtualized environments—providing the capability to begin migrating live virtual machines within a few clicks of a mouse.

Smarter Path to Virtualization
Dell helps you optimize virtualization efficiency, saving you time, money, and resources. Dell’s approach to virtualization is centered on providing a Smarter Path to Virtualization with a complete end-to-end iSCSI solution

Smart foundations deliver performance the competition can’t beat. From initial design and deployment to ongoing support, Dell is focused on eliminating unnecessary steps in managing your virtual infrastructure. Dell’s fixed scope of services deliver the expertise you need, when and where you need it, to help you quickly and efficiently deploy an optimized virtual infrastructure. Dell server and storage platforms are engineered from the ground up to deliver the optimal balance between performance and cost for virtual environments.

Dell partners with the leading providers of virtualization solutions to provide our customers with choice and flexibility in their virtualization deployments. Deploying an iSCSI SAN with the “storage direct” management method can offer significant advantages in virtualized environments.

The Dell™ EqualLogic™ PS6000S is a virtualized iSCSI SAN that combines intelligence and automation with fault tolerance to provide simplified administration, rapid deployment, enterprise performance and reliability, and seamless scalability. With Solid State Drives (SSD) the PS6000S array provides low-latency, high-IOPS transactional performance.

The PS6000S is an intelligent storage array that provides rapid installation, simple management, and seamless expansion. All PS Series storage arrays include SAN configuration features and capabilities that sense network topology, automatically build RAID sets, and conduct system health checks to help ensure that all components are fully functional. A PS6000S can often be installed, configured and serving storage in less than 1 hour.

An Energy-Efficient Virtualization Solution
For businesses that require the highest levels of performance while maintaining a low energy footprint, the PowerEdge R805 drives great energy economy for standard 2U 2-socket systems in the industry. Leveraging 90% efficient power supplies, DDR2 SDRAM, AMD High Efficiency (HE) Processors, and the option for diskless operation, the PowerEdge R805 provides a holistic approach to energy efficiency from server to storage. The PowerEdge R805 and Dell EqualLogic PS5000 family provides an energy-efficient virtualized iSCSI solution in the market.

Dell Services
Dell Services can help reduce IT complexity, lower costs, and eliminate inefficiencies by making IT and business solutions work harder for you. The Dell Services team takes a holistic view of your needs and designs solutions for your environment and business objectives while leveraging proven delivery methods, local talent, and in-depth domain knowledge for the lowest TCO.

PowerEdge R805 Technical Specification
Standard Model NumbersPER805
Alt MPNsR805
Form Factor2U rack
Processor Sockets2
Front Side Bus or HyperTransportHT1, HT3 available depending on processor selected
ChipsetNVIDIA® MCP55Pro + IO-55
I/O Slots
  • 1x PCIE x8 slot, full length, full height2
  • 2x PCIE x8 slots, half length, full height
  • 1x PCIE x4 slot, half length, full height
  • Drive Bays
  • 2 x 2.5” Hard Drive Option: up to 2 SAS HDs (10K/15K) or SATA II (7.2K)
  • Slim optical drive bay with choice of DVD-ROM or DVD/RW
  • Maximum Internal Storage1 Up to 600GB via 2.5” 300GB hot-plug SAS hard drives
    Hard Drives (Not Included)
  • 2.5” 6Gbs SAS (10K): 300GB, 600GB
  • 2.5” SAS (10K rpm): 73GB, 146GB, or 300GB
  • 2.5” SAS (15K rpm): 36GB, 73GB and 146GB
  • 2.5“ SATA II (7.2K rpm): 80GB, 120GB, 160GB and 250GB
  • 2.5“ SSD: 25GB, 50GB
  • Remote ManagementStandard Baseboard Management Controller with IPMI 2.0 support
    Systems Management
  • Dell™ OpenManage™
  • Rack SupportCombination RapidRails™/VersaRails™ sliding rail system & cable management arm
    Operating Systems
  • Microsoft® Windows® Small Business Server 2008
  • Microsoft® Windows® Essential Business Server 2008
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 SP2, x86/x64 (x64 includes Hyper-V™)
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2, x64 (includes Hyper-V™ v2)
  • Microsoft® Windows® HPC Server 2008
  • Novell® SUSE® Linux® Enterprise Server
  • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®
  • Sun® Solaris™
    Optional Embedded Hypervisors:
  • Citrix® XenServer™
  • Microsoft® Hyper-V™ via Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008
  • VMware® vSphere™ 4.1 (including VMware ESX® 4.1 or VMware ESXi™ 4.1)
  • Featured Database Application
  • Microsoft SQL Server® solutions
  • Oracle® database solutions

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    Alternate MPNs: R805

    Weight: 37 lb

    Warranty: 2 Month DiscTech


    Condition Levels Explained

    These products have had NO problems or failures, they merely have some usage. The product has been professionally returned to excellent condition. These items have been fully tested, formatted (if appropriate) &repackaged. Hard drives are fully vetted for surface defects and wear, only healthy disks are approved for resale to our customers. Please see our refurbishing process for more details. Watch a video about our refurbishing process

    2 Month DiscTech Warranty

    Product Warranties Explained

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