HP ProLiant BL680c G5 Server Blade

HP Updated: 2008-09-20 RSS
HP ProLiant BL680c G5 Server Blade

The HP ProLiant BL680c G5 Server Blade, delivers no-compromise performance and expansion for a 4-Core to 6-Core 4P BladeSystem Server. With two or four Intel Xeon 7300 or 7400 Series processors, 128 GB of fully buffered memory, two hot-plug serial attached SCSI (SAS) or serial ATA (SATA) hard drives, four embedded Gigabit Ethernet adapters and three I/O expansion slots, the HP ProLiant BL680c G5 delivers the density you want with the performance you need to handle the most demanding enterprise class applications.

Designed to keep pace with strenuous computing demands, the HP ProLiant BL680c G5 Server Blade now supports the Intel Xeon 7400 Series featuring up to 6 cores, 2.40 GHz speed, and 16MB L3 cache. Both standard 90W and 50W low voltage options are available.

Large Enterprise data centers

* Outstanding performance with 4-core or 6-core processors, extensive memory capacity and best-in-class networking
* Essential fault tolerance: embedded hardware RAID 0,1 capability to limit costly network downtime with optional battery backed-write cache
* High performance remote manageability to support centralized or remote data center environments

Mainstream/mid-sized data centers and departments, branch offices

* Affordable enterprise 2P or 4P performance and reliability
* ProLiant management tools ease server deployment and life cycle management when resources are limited
* Flexible SAS and SATA storage options

High Performance Computing (HPC)

* With a large memory footprint of 128GB and Intel Xeon 4-core or 6-core, the ProLiant BL680c G5 delivers exceptional technical performance capabilities in an industry-standard server blade
* Ideal for EDA, petrochemical, life sciences and material sciences

Ideal applications

* Multi-tiered enterprise applications such as SAP, PeopleSoft, Siebel, Oracle, and JDE
* Great for server consolidation, large database applications, ERP, CRM, mail and messaging and business integration applications