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Dell EMC PowerEdge R640 Server

Uncompromising performance and density

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The PowerEdge R640 is the ideal dual-socket, 1U platform for dense scale-out data centre computing. The R640 combines density, performance and scalability to optimise application performance and data centre density.
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Maximise application performance and density

The scalable business architecture of the R640 is designed to maximise application performance and provide the flexibility to optimise configurations based on the application and use case. With the R640 you can create an NVMe cache pool and use either 2.5" or 3.5" drives for data storage. Combined with up to 24 DIMM's, 12 of which can be NVDIMM's, you have the resources to create the optimum configuration to maximise application performance with the optimum configuration in only a 1U chassis.

  • Simplify deployments and speed deployments with Dell EMC ready nodes for ScaleIO and VSAN.
  • Maximise storage performance with up to 8 NVMe drives or 12 2.5" drives.
  • Scale compute resources with Intel Xeon Scalable delivering a 27% increase in processing cores and 50% increase in bandwidth over previous generation Xeon processors.

Automate maintenance with Dell EMC OpenManage

The Dell EMC OpenManage portfolio helps deliver peak efficiency for PowerEdge servers, delivering intelligent, automated management of routine tasks. Combined with unique agent-free management capabilities, the R640 is simply managed, freein gup time for high profile projects.

  • Simplify management with New OpenManage Enterprise console, with customised reporting and automatic discovery.
  • Take advantage of QuickSync 2 capabilities and gain access to your servers easily through your phone or tablet.

Guard your data center with built in security

Every PowerEdge server is designed as part of a cyber resilient architecture, integrating security into the full server life cycle. The R640 leverages new security features built-into every new PowerEdge server strengthening protection so you can reliably and securely deliver accurate data to your customers no matter where they are. By considering each aspect of system security, from design to retirement, Dell EMC ensures trust and delivers a worry-free, secure infrastructure without compromise.

  • Rely on a secure component supply chain to ensure protection from factory to the data centre
  • QuickSync 2 for secure, wireless management in the data centre.
  • Maintain data safety with cryptographically signed firmware packages and SecureBoot.
  • Prevent unauthorised or malicious change with Server Lockdown.
  • Wipe all data from storage media including hard drives, SSDs and system memory quickly and securely with System Erase.
Part No. R640
Manufacturer Dell EMC
End of Life? No
Rack Units 1U
Depth 705.5
CPU Socket(s) Up to two Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, up to 28 cores per processor
Memory Slot(s) 24 DDR4 DIMM slots, Supports RDIMM /LRDIMM, speeds up to 2666MT/s, 1.5TB max
Up to 12 NVDIMM, 192 GB Max
Supports registered ECC DDR4 DIMMs only
Drive Bays Front drive bays: Up to 10 x 2.5” SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) with up to 8 NVMe SSD max 58TB or up to 4 x 3.5” SAS/SATA HDD max 48TB
Rear drive bays: Up to 2 x 2.5” SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD), NVMe SSD max 12TB
Optional DVD-ROM, DVD+RW
Supported OS Canonical® Ubuntu® LTS
Citrix® XenServer®
Microsoft Windows Server® with Hyper-V
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
VMware® ESXi
USB Port(s) Front: 1x USB 2.0, available USB 3.0, dedicated IDRAC Direct USB;
Rear: 2x USB 3.0
Serial Ports Rear: 1x serial port