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Ideal for large-scale static web hosting and lighter weight processing

Simplicity. Efficiency. Flexibility.

Four single-socket microservers on one half-width sled, that provides low-cost, power-optimized density with enterprise-class systems management. The PowerEdge FX2 enclosure supports 8 x 1.8” SATA SSDs or 4 x 2.5” HDDs/SSDs.


PowerEdge FM120x4 server block

More choice, less complexity

  • Have a choice of management styles – rack or blade (CMC) at the server, chassis, or rack level
  • Simplify cabling for densely packed converged servers (16 processors in one 2U chassis!), with I/O aggregators
  • Get low-cost, power-optimized density with enterprise-class systems management.

Right-size your IT

  • Pack 16 energy efficient single socket servers in a 2U chassis
  • Add up to 128 cores and 32 DIMMs to an infrastructure with each 2U system.
  • Scale your infrastructure incrementally with small blocks of high density, impressive performance per dollar and great performance per watt.

Fit the infrastructure to the job

  • Scale your web services to quickly respond to spikes in customer demand
  • Offload non-time-critical analysis to cost-saving, low-power solution
  • Use the storage model that best suits your workloads – SAN, DAS, or a virtual software defined environment
Tech Specs
FeaturePowerEdge FM120x4 technical specification

Form factor

Half-width – supports up to four (4) sleds per PowerEdge FX2 enclosure


"4 x Intel Atom processor C2000 product family

Integrated NIC

"2 x 1Gb controllers embedded in the SOC


"2 x DIMMs DDR3 memory per SOC, UDIMM only, 8 per sled"

RAID controller



1 x 2.5" front-access HDD or 2 x 1.8” SSD


"No PCIe slots (Up to 2 pass-through modules, 1Gb capable via the FX2 chassis)

Power supplies

"1100W power supply via FX2 chassis"

Systems management

"FX uses Chassis Management Controller (CMC) to manage all resources (server nodes and shared infrastructure) in a single web console. OpenManage portfolio for FX supports local and remote management, consistent with other PowerEdge products. CMC and iDRAC are available with either Enterprise or Express licensing to best suit specific management needs. Server nodes each contain proven iDRAC8 with Lifecycle Controller for agent-free, automated systems management


"H: 4.03 cm (1.58 in) x W: 10.27 cm (4.04 in) x D: 47.17 cm (18.57 in)

Operating systems

"Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows® HPC Server 2008
Novell® SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux
VMware® ESX®


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