Operating System Support
Operating System Support refers to the compatibility of a particular hardware device, such as a server, with different operating systems (OS). The Operating System (OS) is the software that manages the hardware resources of a computer or a server and provides a platform for running applications. A server may support one or more operating systems, and the choice of operating system can have a significant impact on the performance, stability, and security of the server.
In the case of the 611117-B21 HPE Proliant Bl220c G7 server, the operating system support would refer to the list of operating systems that are compatible with the server's hardware components and have been tested and certified by the manufacturer. The list of supported operating systems would typically include popular enterprise-level operating systems such as Microsoft Windows Server, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, and VMware ESXi.
It's important to note that the level of support offered by the manufacturer can vary, depending on the operating system and the server hardware configuration. For example, some operating systems may require specific device drivers or firmware updates to work correctly with the server, and the manufacturer may provide these updates and drivers. Additionally, some manufacturers may provide dedicated tools and utilities for managing and monitoring the server under specific operating systems.
When selecting an operating system for a server, it's essential to consider the application requirements, licensing costs, and support availability. The choice of the operating system can impact the server's performance, reliability, and security, and it's important to select an operating system that is well-suited to the specific use case of the server.
Performance benchmarks are a set of standardized tests or measurements that are used to evaluate the performance of a server or other hardware devices. These benchmarks are typically designed to measure specific aspects of the server's performance, such as CPU processing power, memory bandwidth, storage I/O, and network throughput.
The 611117-B21 HPE Proliant Bl220c G7 server can be evaluated using various performance benchmarks, such as:
- CPU benchmarks: These tests measure the server's processing power and performance by stressing the CPU with complex mathematical calculations or simulations. Popular CPU benchmarks include SPEC CPU, PassMark CPU Benchmarks, and Geekbench.
- Memory benchmarks: These tests measure the server's memory bandwidth, latency, and performance by executing memory-intensive tasks such as data sorting, matrix multiplication, or image processing. Popular memory benchmarks include STREAM, LMBENCH, and SiSoft Sandra.
- Storage benchmarks: These tests measure the server's storage I/O performance, including read and write speeds, latency, and random access. Popular storage benchmarks include CrystalDiskMark, Iometer, and FIO.
- Network benchmarks: These tests measure the server's network throughput, latency, and packet processing performance by simulating network traffic or transferring large amounts of data. Popular network benchmarks include Iperf, NetPIPE, and TCPbench.
The performance benchmarks can provide valuable insights into the server's capabilities and limitations, help to identify potential bottlenecks or performance issues, and assist in optimizing the server's configuration for specific workloads. It's important to note that the performance benchmarks results may vary depending on the server configuration, the operating system, and the specific workload being tested. Therefore, it's important to choose benchmarks that are appropriate for the intended use case of the server and to interpret the results carefully.
Integrated Controller and HDD
Integrated Controller: An integrated controller is a hardware component in a server that is responsible for managing various storage devices and performing input/output (I/O) operations. It is typically a component that is integrated into the server's motherboard, and it provides connectivity options for various storage devices, such as hard disk drives (HDDs) or solid-state drives (SSDs). Integrated controllers are often used in server environments because they provide reliable and fast access to data, which is crucial for applications that require high performance and data availability.
HDD: A hard disk drive (HDD) is a data storage device that uses magnetic storage to store and retrieve digital information. It is a non-volatile storage device, meaning that it retains data even when the power is turned off. HDDs are commonly used in servers because they provide high capacity storage at a relatively low cost per gigabyte. In the case of the HPE Proliant Bl220c G7 server, it comes with a 250GB NHP HDD which stands for Non-Hot Plug Hard Disk Drive. The integrated controller on this server allows for the management of this HDD and can support additional storage devices, as needed.
- Manufacturer : Hewlett Packard Enterprise(HPE)
- Manufacturer Part Number : 611117-B21
- Type: Server
- Sub-Type: Proliant Bl220C
- Product Name : HPE - 2x Intel Xeon Bl2x220c G7 L5640 Server
Processor & Chipset
- Processor Type : 2x Intel Xeon Hexa-Core L5640/ 2.26GHz
- Number Of Cores : Hexa-Core
- 64-Bit Computing : Yes
- Installed Qty : 2
- Max Supported Qty : 2
- Upgradability : Upgradable
- Chipset Type : Intel 5500 Chipset
- Cache Memory : 12mb Shared L3 Cache
- Installed Size : 24 GB
- Maximum Size : 96 GB
- Technology : Ddr3 Sdram
- Form Factor : Dimm 240-Pin
Storage & Storage Controller
- Hard Drive : 1x 250gb Nhp Hdd
- Optical Drive Type : None.
- Storage Controller Type : Integrated Sata
Display & Graphics Controller
- Graphics : Graphics Are Integrated In Ilo 3.
About Refurbished Products
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