PowerEdge R740 Rack Server

PowerEdge R740 Rack Server
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Tech Specs

Processor
Intel® Xeon® Bronze 3104 1.7G, 6C/6T, 9.6GT/s, 8M Cache, No Turbo, No HT (85W) DDR4-2133
Operating System
No Operating System
Memoryi
8GB RDIMM, 2666MT/s, Single Rank
Hard Drive
480GB SSD SATA Read Intensive 6Gbps 512 2.5in Hot-plug AG Drive, 1 DWPD, 876 TBW
Base
PowerEdge R740 Server
RAID
C7, Unconfigured RAID for HDDs or SSDs (Mixed Drive Types Allowed)
Warrantyi
3 Years Basic Hardware Warranty Repair: 5x10 HW-Only, 5x10 NBD Onsite
Chassis
Chassis with up to 8 x 2.5" SAS/SATA Hard Drives for 1CPU Configuration
Storage Controllers
Internal controllers:
PERC H330, H730P, H740P, Software RAID (SWRAID) S140

Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem:
HWRAID 2 x M.2 SSDs 120GB, 240GB

External PERC (RAID):
H840

12Gbps SAS HBAs (non-RAID):
External- 12Gbps SAS HBA (non-RAID)
Internal- HBA330 (non-RAID)
Drive Bays
Front drive bays:
Up to 16 x 2.5” SAS/SATA/SSD, max 60TB
Up to 8 x 3.5” SAS/SATA, max 96TB
GPU
Accelerator options:
Up to three 300W or six 150W GPUs or up to four FPGAs.
Nvidia Tesla P100, K80, K40, Grid M60, M10, P4, Quadro P4000, NVIDIA V100, or Intel Arria® 10GX FPGA
Dimensions
Form factor:
Rack (2U)

Chassis depth:
715.5 mm
Data Protection
TPM 1.2/2.0 optional Cryptographically signed firmware
Secure Boot
System Lockdown
Secure erase
Ports
Network daughter card options:
4 x 1GE or 2 x 10GE + 2 x 1GE or 4 x 10GE or 2 x 25GE

Front ports:
Video, 2 x USB 2.0, available USB 3.0, dedicated IDRAC

Direct Micro-USB Rear ports:
Video, serial, 2 x USB 3.0, dedicated iDRAC network port

Video card:
VGA

PCIe:
Up to 8 x Gen3 slots, Up to 4 x16
Chassis
Optional LCD or Security bezel
Power
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.
Management
Embedded / At-the-Server
iDRAC9 with Lifecycle Controller (Express, Enterprise)
iDRAC Direct
iDRAC REST API with Redfish
Quick Sync 2 BLE/wireless module

Consoles
OpenManage Enterprise
OpenManage Essentials
OpenManage Power Center

Mobility
OpenManage Mobile

Tools
iDRAC Service Module
OpenManage Server Administrator
OpenManage Storage Services
Dell EMC Repository Manager
Dell EMC System Update
Dell EMC Server Update Utility
Dell EMC Update Catalogs

OpenManage Integrations
Microsoft® System Center
VMware® vCenter™
BMC software (available from BMC)

OpenManage Connections
Nagios Core and Nagios XI
HPE Operations Manager i (OMi)
IBM Tivoli® Netcool/OMNIbus
IBM Tivoli® Network Manager IP Edition

Memory Capacity

Memory at its finest


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PowerEdge R740 Rack Server

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Features


General-purpose workhorse optimized for workload acceleration

General-purpose workhorse optimized for workload acceleration

Maximize your application performance with the PowerEdge R740 server, which brings you the perfect balance of accelerator cards, storage and compute resources in a 2U, 2-socket platform. With up to three 300W accelerator cards or six 150W cards, the R740 has the versatility to adapt to virtually any application and provides the optimum platform for VDI deployments. The R740 offers up to 16 x 2.5” or 8 x 3.5” drives and iDRAC9, so you can scale to meet demands and simplify the entire IT lifecycle.

Ideal workloads:
  • VDI
  • Private cloud
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning

Achieve IT transformation with the Dell EMC PowerEdge portfolio

The R740 is a general-purpose workhorse optimized for workload acceleration. With its versatility, the R740 can help you transform your data center for VDI, artificial intelligence and software-defined storage (SDS).

  • Simplify and accelerate VMware vSAN™ deployments with validated, pre-bundled and tailored Ready Nodes.
  • Scale compute resources with Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, delivering a 27% increase in processing cores and 50% increase in bandwidth over previous generation of Xeon processors.i
  • Scale your VDI deployments with 3 double-width GPUs, supporting up to 50% more users when compared to R730.i
  • Free up storage space using internal M.2 SSDs optimized for boot.
Achieve IT transformation with the Dell EMC PowerEdge portfolio
Automate productivity with intelligent, embedded management

Automate productivity with intelligent, embedded management

Dell EMC automation and intelligent management mean you spend less time on routine maintenance so you can focus on bigger priorities.

  • Help maximize uptime and reduce the IT effort to resolve issues by up to 72%i with ProSupport Plus and SupportAssist.
  • Leverage existing management consoles with easy integrations for VMware® vSphere®, Microsoft® System Center and Nagios®.
  • Help improve productivity with agent-free Dell EMC iDRAC9 for automated, efficient management.
  • Simplify deployment with OpenManage next-generation console and server profiles to fully configure and prep servers in rapid, scalable fashion.

Fortify your data center with comprehensive protection

Dell EMC provides a comprehensive, cyber-resilient architecture with security embedded into every server to protect your data.

  • Protect server configuration and firmware from malicious changes with new Configuration Lock-down.
  • Use system erase of local storage to help ensure data privacy when you repurpose or retire servers.
  • Automate updates that check file dependencies and proper update sequence, before deploying them independently from the OS/hypervisor.
  • Take control of your firmware consoles with embedded authentication that is designed to allow only properly designed updates to run.
Fortify your data center with comprehensive protection

Dell EMC offers complete end-to-end services

Optimizing the IT lifecycle is vital. We have expert servicesi for all lifecycle phases that save you time and resources, reduce effort, and improve your IT experience.
Consulting

Consulting

Consulting services give expert guidance to help you grow, optimize and transform your IT environment at your own pace and budget. We employ a broad range of certified consultants and engineers, backed by program management teams, who can deliver deep technical expertise. We give you the confidence that your project will be done right and on time.

Support

Support

Gain the freedom to focus on your business transformation with the support expertise and insights Dell EMC is known for across the globe. Choose the right support based on the criticality of specific systems with available automated predictive analysis, collaborative third-party assistance and a Technology Service Manager.

Deployment

Deployment

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Education

Education

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