Our award-winning and groundbreaking C Series is designed to bring the most compute power in the least amount of space with the least energy draw to lower operational costs. These performance-optimized servers are purpose-designed for the most demanding HPC, Web 2.0, hosting, data analytics and cloud building use cases.
High-performance computing, in a compact 2U 4 node form factor, optimized for maximum density, scalability, and energy efficiency
Optimized compute, processors, memory and higher power efficiency with Direct Liquid Cooling
Proven reliability, with high density and scalability for maximum performance per U
Maximum platform flexibility for multitude of use cases
Cutting edge storage and I/O capabilities
Simplified, efficient systems management; iDRAC 9 further maximizes productivity and efficiency
Get up to 4x performance improvement with common management tasks with iDRAC9’s new dual-core ARM processor (compared with iDRAC8)
Use the same next-generation of embedded automation to standardize BIOS and secure boot configuration, firmware updates, server asset inventory, health monitoring, and power/reset control across all PowerEdge servers
Proactive automated support embedded resolves issues up to 90% faster
Fully signed firmware updates; embedded trust only allows authenticated code to run
Security lockdown that protects your server configuration and firmware (BIOS, iDRAC, & RAID) from malicious changes
Secure instant erase for HDDs, SSDs, NVMs
New, more secure unique default password
Redfish, new REST-based management API, is more secure and scalable than legacy IPM
Non RAID: HBA330 Mezzanine, 12Gbps SAS LP PCIe HBA
Data Protection Features
Drift Detection, BIOS and OS Recovery, Active Directory/LDAP, two-factor authentication (TFA), SSH with Public Key Authentication (PKA), TLS 1.2, SNMP v3, Self-Encrypting and Instant Secure Erase (ISE) Drives
Dual Hot-plug redundant and non-redundant 1600W AC Power Supply
Dual Hot-plug redundant 2000W and 2400W AC Power Supply
Cooling options: Air Cooling, Direct Liquid Cooling (DLC)
2RU (LxWxD): 86.8mm x 448mm x 790mm
BMC with virtual Media and Console (default) iDRAC 9 Enterprise
OpenManage Power Center
OpenManage Integrations: Microsoft® System Center, VMware® vCenter™, BMC Software
OpenManage Connections: Nagios & Nagios XI, Oracle Enterprise Manager, HP Operations Manager, IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus, IBM Tivoli® Network Manager, CA Network and Systems Management
Rear ports: 2 x USB 3.0 ports, 1 Micro USB port for iDRAC Direct
One x16 PCIe Gen3 riser (low profile, half height and half length)
One x8 PCIe Gen3 Mezzanine (for storage controller)
One x16 PCIe Gen3 OCP Mezzanine (for network controller)
High-performance computing workloads such as scientific simulations, seismic processing and data analytics rely on compute performance, memory bandwidth and overall server efficiency to reduce processing time and data center costs.The PowerEdge C6320 provides an optimized compute and storage platform for HPC and scale-out workloads with up to four independent two-socket servers with flexible 24 x 2.5” or 12 x 3.5” high-capacity storage in a compact 2U shared infrastructure platform.
Up to 44 cores per node, dynamic drive assignment, dual-port Intel 82559ES 10GbE LOM, and embedded
systems management automation with the iDRAC8 with Lifecycle Controller.
Ideal balance of compute, memory, local storage and management automation
With increased core counts of up to 50% over prior E5-2600 v2 models. C6320 supports up to 512GB of memory per server node for a total of 2TB of memory in a highly dense, modular 2U solution.
Up to two 22-core Intel Xeon E5-2600 v4 processors per node
Up to 144 cores per chassis
16x DDR4 memory up to 512GB
Leverages the scale and cost efficiencies of iDRAC8 with Lifecycle Controller for intelligent management and configuration automation for hyper-converged solutions and appliances.
iDRAC8 with LifeCycle Controller
Intelligent systems management
Integration into management consoles
Flexibly mix workloads in one chassis
Numerous options for compute, storage and connectivity in one shared infrastructure 2U chassis provide flexibility to configure servers for your scale-out workload requirements.
Up to 44 cores per node, up to 2133MT/s memory bandwidth and dynamic drive assignment
Up to 24 x 2.5” or 12 x 3.5” drives with multiple SATA, SAS and SSD options for up to 72TB of local storage capacity
Expander backplane option, dynamic drive assignment for 2.5” drives provide even more flexibility by zoning any number of drives to each node, giving nodes additional or fewer storage resources as workloads demand
x8 PCIe 3.0 mezzanine slot in each node supports a variety of options for 1Gb and 10GbE, Mellanox® InfiniBand®, or additional drive controllers while the x16 PCIe 3.0 slot adds even more flexibility.
"Intel C612 chipset SATA: AHCI SATA drives RAID: 0, 1,5,10 PERC H330: SATA and SAS drives, x8 PCIe 3,0 RAID: 0, 1,5,10, 50 (optional) PERC 7H730: SATA and SAS drives, x8 PCIe 3,0 RAID: 0, 1,5,10, 50, 60 (optional) LSI® SAS 2008 Controller 6Gbs: mezzanine (optional) RAID: 0, 1, 10, JBOD (optional) SATA DOM boot device (64Mb)"
Dual hot-plug redundant high-efficiency 1400W or 1600W power supplies (200-220 VAC, 240VDC)
Shared cooling with quick-disconnect 4x 60mm speed fans
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Novell® SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 (with Hyper-V® enabled) VMware® vSphere® ESXi®
Get results faster with greater precision by combining up to two Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v4 processors and up to four 300W dual-width PCIe accelerators in each C4130 server.
Support for an array of NVIDIA® Tesla™ GPUs and Intel Xeon Phi™ coprocessors along with up to 1TB of DDR4 memory for ultimate control in matching server architecture to your specific performance requirements.
Discover greater versatility
Enable extreme I/O flexibility for workload optimization with up to two PCIe 3.0 expansion slots and an optional 96-lane PCIe 3.0 switch that allows accelerators to be pooled across processors.
Support for InfiniBand® FDR and NVIDIA GPUDIRECT™ lets you tune data throughput and reduce latency according to your demands.
Future support for InfiniBand EDR further protects your IT investment and reduces your total cost of ownership
Maximize operational efficiency
Optimize data center energy use with granular control of power and cooling using intuitive management tools that improve IT productivity
Drastically cut time spent on deployment and support tasks.
Fault-tolerant cooling and redundant power supply options further increase server uptime and reduce costly interruptions for mission-critical applications.
Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v4 product family, 2 sockets, C612 series chipset, internal interconnect up to 9.6GT/s
DDR4 DIMMs at up to 2400MT/s; 16 DIMM slots: 4GB/8GB/16GB/32GB/64GB
NVIDIA Tesla K40, K80, M60
2 x 1GbE LOM
Up to 2x PCIe 3.0 low-profile adapters (back) Support for InfiniBand® EDR, FDR and NVIDIA® GPUDIRECT Optional 96-lane PCIe 3.0 switch for certain accelerator configurations 4 x16 PCIe slots (front) for the GPU
Up to 2 x 1.8” SATA SSD boot drives Optional data drive tray supports up to 4 x 2.5” SAS/SATA drives Optional 12Gb/s SAS and 6Gb/s SATA (with PERC9 card)
Optional internal controller: PERC H330, H730, H730P and H810
1100W, 1600W, 2000W hot-plug power supply unit (PSU) Redundant PSU (1+1) option available
Systems management: IPMI 2.0 compliant; Dell OpenManage Essentials; Dell OpenManage Mobile; Dell OpenManage Power Center Remote management: iDRAC8 with Lifecycle Controller, iDRAC8 Express (default), iDRAC8 Enterprise (upgrade) 8GB vFlash media (upgrade), 16GB vFlash media (upgrade) iDRAC Quick Sync Dell OpenManage Integrations: • Dell OpenManage Integration Suite for Microsoft® System Center Dell OpenManage Connections: • HP Operations Manager, IBM Tivoli® Netcool® and CA Network and Systems Management • Dell OpenManage Plug-in for Oracle® Database Manager
Microsoft Windows Server 2012; Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2; Novell SUSE; Linux Enterprise Server; Citrix XenServer; Red Hat Enterprise Linux; VMware ESX;