The Dell PowerEdge R510 Brings Professional Power at a Small Business Price
The Dell PowerEdge R510 is a two-socket 2U rack server that offers a sleek, expandable, and intuitive design with impressive capabilities and an affordable price. With specifications robust enough to meet the needs of virtually any small to medium-sized business, and easy and intuitive expandability, the Dell PowerEdge R510 is a top choice for growing organizations. Already a remarkable value, you can further reduce costs by purchasing your server gently used or refurbished on eBay for a significant discount.Does the Dell PowerEdge R510 offer any security features?
Yes, the Dell PowerEdge R510 incorporates both physical and digital security solutions. The unit, which deters physical attacks, includes a locking bezel to prevent unauthorized access to internal components, and an intrusion switch is present in the unit’s chassis to alert you when unauthorized access occurs. On the digital side, the Dell PowerEdge R510 utilizes the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) that generates, stores, and protects keys, passwords, and digital certificates and used with Microsoft BitLocker for hard disk encryption. The Dell PowerEdge R510 also allows for the use of USB keys.What operating systems come with the nonredundant Dell PowerEdge R510?
The Dell PowerEdge R510 is available free of an installed operating system but is also available with the following:
- Microsoft Windows Server 2012
- Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011
- Windows HPC Server 2008 R2
- Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux
The Dell PowerEdge R510 was engineered as a simple, user-friendly solution for a small to mid-sized businesses on the grow. Available in a broad range of specifications and options to meet the needs of virtually any organization, precise specifications vary from server to server, but the base model Dell PowerEdge R510 offers:
- Quad or Six Core Intel Xeon 5500 or 5600 series CPU
- 4-12 internal hard disk drives supporting a max of 12-38TB of storage
- 8 DIMM slots supporting up to 128GB of DDR3 RAM
- Nonredundant 480 Watt or redundant 1100W PSU
- 3 PCIe slots and 1 storage slot
The Dell PowerEdge R510 is a standard-sized 2U rack server designed secured in a server rack or cabinet. The server comes with between four and five fan modules depending on the unit’s configuration, with the 12 hard drive configuration having a total of 10 fans over five redundant modules. The Dell PowerEdge R510 is available with either the ReadyRails sliding rail system, which requires a four-post rack, or the ReadyRails static rail system, which enables installation in two- or four-post racks. Both systems allow for toolless installation of the server.Content provided for informational purposes only. eBay is not affiliated with or endorsed by Dell.