Manufacturer’s Description

The HP ProLiant BL Line offers the industry's broadest portfolio of blade servers and technologies optimized to address customers' needs across data center, service provider and telco environments. The ProLiant BL p-class system enables dynamic scaling and protects your investment with an intelligent, modular infrastructure that can accommodate future server blades. The first 4-way server blade in the ProLiant BL p-Class family is the BL40p, engineered for the back-end enterprise space.

The Specs

Hard Drive Capacity Not Included
Warranty Information 3 Year
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Memory Technology DDR SDRAM
Max System Memory 12 GB
Number of Memory Slots 6
Additional Specifications
Software Included Optional ProLiant Essentials Value PacksInsight Manager 7Management AgentsActiveUpdateHP ROMPaqSurvey Utility and diagnostics utilitiesHP Health DriveriLO Management Interface Driver
Frequency Band Intelligent Manageability: Automatic Server Recovery-2 (ASR-2).Insight Manager 7.Redundant ROM.Remote Flash ROM.ROM Based Setup Utility (RBSU).Advanced Configuration and Power Interface Specification Ready (ACPI).Server Health Logs.HP Redundant Power Supply Utility.Pre-Failure Warranty (covers processors, as well as hard drives and memory).HP Interconnect Switch Management System and Utilities (interconnect switch option).Integrated Management Log (IML).Off-Line Backup Processor capability.Dynamic sector repairing and drive parameter tracking (with Smart Array controllers)Redundant/adaptive load balancing NIC Support). Availability:Power redundancy: Redundant AC feeds into power enclosures, redundant DC feeds from power enclosure to server blade enclosures, 1 + 1 redundant power supplies.Four hot-plug SCSI hard drive bays and integrated RAID (Smart Array 5i Plus Controller with 64-MB total Memory on the 5i Plus Memory Module) on every server blade. Battery Backed Write Cache Enabler Module standard on the 2 processor model and optional on the 1 processor model. Redundant ROM on each server blade.ECC Memory.Interconnects Switch Availability: - Hot-plug and hot- remove with configuration retention and no need to cable/re-cable. - Two network connections per server blade bay (four NICs total) routed to two redundant interconnect switches. - Redundant inter-switch communication with two sets of redundant uplink ports per each interconnect switch. - Redundant front panel ports per each interconnect switch for diagnostics, management, and additional uplinks - Redundant serial ports. - IEEE 802.1s (GbE2 switch) and 802.1D Spanning tree protocol support for loop-free path redundancy. - Static IEEE 802.3ad (EtherChannel compatible) trunking with automatic port load balancing and failover - Redundant switch configuration images in memory (GbE2 switch). - Redundant fans per each interconnect switch. - Redundant 1+1 power to each interconnect switch. - Support for ProLiant network adapter teaming. - Redundant configurable community strings and SNMP trap manager hosts. - Redundant configurable syslog server, DNS server, and default gateways (GbE2 switch). Maximum Internal Storage:587.2 GB (internal drive cage) (4 x 146.8 GB Ultra320, 1" drives) Form Factor:6U high x 7" wide. Fits within p-Class Server Blade Enclosure
Number of Total Memory Slots 6
normalized-Hard Drive Capacity 0
normalized-Height 266.7
Number of Processors Support 4
Brand Name HP
Network (RJ-45) Yes
Shipping Weight 40 lb
normalized-Installed Memory 1000
Modem No
Remote Management Yes
RAID Support Yes
Product Line ProLiant
normalized-Cache Size 2
Slots 2 x 64-bit / 100MHz PCI-X
Expansion Bays 4 x 3.5" 1/3H Drive Bay Hot-swappable
Quick Glance
Maximum Number of Processors 4
Operating System No
Installed Memory 1 GB
Processor Class 2 x Intel Xeon MP 2.80 GHz
Modem / Networking
Included Network Card 5 x Hewlett-Packard NC7781 PCI-X Gigabit Ethernet IEEE 802.3ab|1 x Fast Ethernet IEEE 802.3u
Interface Connection Ethernet RJ-45 Yes
System Chipset ServerWorks Grand Champion LE
Cache Size 2 MB
Drive Controllers Dual-channel 64 MB Ultra160 SCSI RAID Controller supporting 0, 1, 1+0, 5 RAID Level
Bus Speed 400 MHz
Height 10.5 in
Width 7.0 in
Depth 24.4 in

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