On July 12th 2017 Dell EMC has announced the new 14th generation servers as part of the new series Intel Xeon Scalable processors. Available for order and delivery in Bulgaria are R640, R740, R740xd, R940, and C6420 series. They offer excellent options for virtualization environments, cloud applications, database, high performance computing (HPC), Hadoop/ Big Data. One of the main and distinguished innovations of this portfolio are:
- Option for installation of large number of hot-plug NVMe disks – up to 8 pieces in 1U chassis for R640 and up to 24 pieces in 2U chassis for R740xd
- Network technology 25GbE is available (more information)
- Support for up to 50% more VDI users on one server in comparison with the previous generation – option for installation of 3 double width accelerators/GPUs
- Provided are up to 2 internal M.2 disks for optimized boot operations.
- The number of steps for configuration and setup are significantly reduced thanks to the QuickSync 2 technology and OpenManage Mobile software, available for the new series
- Advanced management and security functions – for example, option for system locking in order to provide protection against possible dangerous updates and other changes in the configuration, and option for servers complete deprovisioning and cleaning.
According to data by UDC and Gartner Dell EMC are number one supplier of servers (as per number of devices globally) for the first quarter of 2017.
KONTRAX is Dell EMC Platinum partner, the highest level for Bulgaria, Dell Authorized Service provider, and Dell EMC Business Development Partner of the Year 2017 for Bulgaria. The company has Server, Storage, Networking, and Core Client competences.
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