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What's New with the DL560 Gen8 Server?

Hello everyone,


The new features of the DL560 Gen8 server will delight your customers with its processing power and its technologies.


This Gen8 Server is an extension of HP's portfolio of 4 processors, offering industry-intensive computing with its 2U format or 3.5 " rack, ideal for environments looking to optimize space utilization.




Among other technologies the DL560 includes:


  • Intelligent Provisioning
  • Active Health System
  • Insight Online
  • Smart Socket Guide
  • HP Smart Memory
  • Flexible LOM


It supports up to 4 of the latest Intel processors, the Xeon E5-4600 series. Besides offering 3rd generation PCI-Express connectivity, characterized by up to 2.9GHz clock speed, up to 8 cores and memory up to 1600MHz.


This server allows up to 1.5TB of memory and offers options for up to 6 expansion slots, all full-height, with the following limits:


• Two large (full length)

• 3 slots 16 lines PCI-e

• 2 high power consumption to 150 watts


Let's explore now the most important applications for this server:


First of all, virtualization, for a wide range of clients and implementations. Companies looking to increase VM density per rack unit will find the DL560 the perfect alternative.


Databases: By offering high levels of performance in a dense format, this Gen8 server allows managers to scale the system compute power while space requirements, ventilation and energy are kept under control.


In conclusion, the ProLiant DL560 Gen8 is an alternative for business and scientific customers seeking a high processing level coupled with the focus on the physical space and performance per watt, which are designed to increase your organization's efficiency.


If you want to learn more about this server, you can review this Coffee Coaching session where Carlos Cuiña, the HP ProLiant Product manager, will tell us more about this great choice (in Spanish/With English subtitles): 


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