Have just taken delivery of ten Dell R720 servers, spec as follows:
- 2 x Intel Xeon E5-2690 2.90GHz CPUs (8 core, 20M cache, 8GT/s)
- 192GB RAM (1600MHz RDIMMs, 12 x 16GB sticks so will run at full speed)
- Emulex LPe12002-E dual port 8Gb Fibre Channel HBA
- Broadcom 57800 2 x 10Gb DA/SFP+ & 2 x 1Gb BT network daughter card
- 2 x Broadcom 5719 Quad 1Gb NIC
- iDRAC7 Enterprise
Will be running memtest86 for a few days, then replacing ten old HP DL580 G5 quad boxes.