You can have up to 8 disk drives installed this way and using the HP Raid utility during setup (which is included) you can literally configure your drives to behave in any way possible. Whether its the redundancy of Raid 5 you want or the mirroring ability of Raid 1, this does it all.
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"...this way and using the HP Raid utility during setup (which is included) you can literally configure your drives to behave in any way possible. Whether its the redundancy of Raid 5 you want or the mirroring ability of Raid 1, this does it all.
Out of this world. It is so stable and so quick to start up. Its like lightning. We use our server to offer additional protection to our virtualised servers. This means we have 3 or 4 software ..."
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Manufacturer's product description
The HP ProLiant DL380, the world's best selling server, delivers on its proven history of design excellence with enterprise-class uptime and manage ability, proven 2-socket Intel Xeon performance, and 2U density for a variety of rack deployments and applications.
Crossover cable ¦ Serial ATA / SAS cable ( 4 pcs.)
Power supply - hot-plug, Power supply - hot-plug / redundant, Power supply - redundant
Power Redundancy Scheme
1+1 (with optional power supply), 1+1, N+1
Max Supported Qty
AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
800 Watt, 575 Watt, 1000 Watt, 380 Watt
2 ( 2 ) x internal power supply - hot-plug, 1 ( 2 ) x internal power supply - hot-plug
AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Operating system / software
SCO OpenServer, UnixWare, Novell NetWare, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, Red Hat Linux, SuSe Linux, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, SunSoft Solaris 10, UnitedLinux
Drivers & Utilities, Drivers & Utilities, HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM), SmartStart
Windows Server Certified
This server is tested, tuned and certified for Windows Server 2008 R2 with OEM-branded hardware. Purchase a Reseller Option Kit to have your server solution pre-loaded.
Microsoft Windows Unified Data Storage Server 2003 Enterprise x64 Edition, Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition
Service & Support
3 years warranty
Service & Support Details
Limited warranty - parts and labour - 3 years - on-site - response time: next business day, Limited warranty - parts and labour - 3 years - on-site
Microsoft Windows Unified Data Storage Server 2003 Enterprise x64 Edition, Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition, Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 R2 Enterprise, Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 R2 Standard x64 Edition, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9, Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003
Max External Resolution
24-bit (16.7 million colours) / 1280 x 1024, 1280 x 1024
Processor / memory
Number of Cores
DRAM 4 GB (installed) / 32 GB (supported), DRAM 2 GB (installed) / 4 GB (supported), DRAM 8 GB (installed) / 32 GB (supported), DRAM 1 GB (installed) / 4 GB (supported), DRAM 2 GB (installed) / 32 GB (supported)
Max Supported Qty
2 x Intel Quad-Core Xeon E5345 2.33 GHz, 2 x Intel Dual-Core Xeon 5150 2.67 GHz, 2 x Intel Quad-Core Xeon E5430 2.66 GHz, 1 x Intel Dual-Core Xeon 5150 2.67 GHz, 1 x Intel Quad-Core Xeon E5345 2.33 GHz, 1 x Intel Quad-Core Xeon E5430 2.66 GHz, 1 x Intel Dual-Core Xeon 2.67 GHz, 2 x Intel Xeon 5150 2.67 GHz
Power Supply Capacity
Shared Storage Power Supply
2 redundant hot plug power supplies
Storage Controller Buffer Size
Max Supported Storage Controllers
Cluster Storage Controller
2 x RAID ( Serial ATA-300 / SAS ) - RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10
Hard drive (2nd)
HDD - hot-swap - 3.5" x 1/3H, HDD - hot-swap
7200 rpm, 15000 rpm, 10000 rpm
Serial ATA-150, Serial Attached SCSI, SAS, Ultra320 SCSI
6 x 1 TB, 6 x 750 GB, 4 x 500 GB, 6 x 450 GB, 6 x 300 GB, 2 x 146 GB, 6 x 146 GB, 4 x 146 GB, 12 x 750 GB, 12 x 300 GB, 4 x 300 GB, 3 x 146 GB