HP ProLiant BL45p G2 Server Blade - 2 x Opteron - 2.6GHz - Serial Attached SCSI RAID Controller
TheProLiant BL45p G2 features AMD Opteron™ 8000 Series processors and supports up to 64 GB of PC2-5300 Registered DDR2 (667 MHz) memory, up to eight Gigabit NICs, up to two optional dual port Fibre Channel adapters (2 Gb), and your choice of up to two hot-plug small form factor (SFF) serial attached SCSI (SAS) or serial ATA (SATA) hard disk drives.
Up to two AMD Opteron™ 8000 Series processors, each with 1GHz HyperTransport™ technology and 1MB L2 cache per core; AMD Opteron™ 8000 Series processors include the AMD Virtualization™ technology to improve performance in a virtual environment; 64 GB PC2-5300 Registered DDR2 (667 MHz) memory expansion using 16 DIMM slots; Support for up to two hot-plug SFF high performance SAS hard disk drives. Lower cost serial SATA drives are also available; HP Smart Array E200i Controller for hardware RAID 0 and 1 (optional 128 MB BBWC); Four embedded Gigabit Ethernet NIC ports (two are Multifunction) with support for up to four additional standard Gigabit or Multifunction Gigabit NIC port; Supports up to two 2G b Fibre Channel mezzanine card options which deliver high performance SAN connectivity for multi-vendor SAN solutions.
Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) Standard Blade Edition; Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) Standard Blade Edition delivers the industry's most complete, high-performance, out-of-band remote management solution; With new Virtual KVM performance, iLO 2 Standard Blade Edition now provides all of the capabilities required for administrative or maintenance tasks from a single remote console; iLO 2 Standard Blade Edition provides true in-front-of-the-server control of systems located in datacenters or remote locations from the virtually any location. This eliminates unnecessary travel and increases IT efficiency and responsiveness.
The BL45p G2 design offers customer choice in storage and connectivity options, enabling more flexible deployments; BL45p G2 storage options: Support for up to two (2)hot plug SFF hard disk drives. Choose either high performance, maximum reliability SAS hard disk drives or lower cost serial ATA (SATA) hard disk drives; BL45p G2 network connectivity options: Four (4)integrated gigabit NICs are standard, two of these NICs are multifunction NICs. Support for up to four (4) additional gigabit NICs using two mezzanine cards (two gigabit NICs per optional mezzanine card). For each optional mezzanine card, choose between two (2) Gigabit Ethernet NICs or two (2) multifunction NICs with TOE and RDMA/iSCSI options; BL45p G2 SAN connectivity options: Supports (2) dual-port Fibre Channel mezzanine card (2-Gb) options for SAN connectivity and redundancy. Choice of either Emulex-based or QLogic-based fibre channel mezzanine card.
Delivers performance for enterprise mid-tier and backend applications with AMD Opteron™ processors, high performance SFF SAS hard disk drives, and 64 GB ECC 667MHz memory capacity; High availability features such as redundant power, hot plug drives, redundant SAN connectivity and redundant fans ensure applications stay running; The BL45p G2 server blade is an ideal solution for virtualization (VMware and MS VS).The BL45p G2 server blade now supports AMD Opteron 8200 series processors which feature AMD Virtualization™ technology to improve performance in a virtual environment; Scales quickly and easily as application usage needs change: 32-bit applications today while also providing a simplified migration path to 64-bit computing; High performance SAN connectivity for multi-vendor SAN solutions enables scalable growth of storage capacity over time.
Processor: -Up to four AMD Opteron™ 8000 series processors; -Supports up to four AMD Opteron processors Model 8220 (2.8 GHz, 95W) featuring 1MB Level 2 cache memory per core; -Processors are connected through 1 GHz HyperTransport™ links; -ServerWorks HT-1000 and HT-2100 chipsets
Storage Controller: -Integrated Smart Array E200i controller with 64 MB cache; -Supports RAID 0, 1; -Optional 128MB battery-backed write cache (BBWC) module for internal storage data protection
Internal Drive Support: Up to 2 small form factor (SFF) SAS or SATA hot-plug hard disk drives (support for SATA hard drives via Factory Integration only)
Network Controller: -Two (2) embedded NC373i Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapters with TCP/IP Offload Engine, including support for Accelerated iSCSI and Remote Directory Access (RDMA) through an optional ProLiant Essentials Licensing Kit; -One (1) embedded NC324i Dual Port Gigabit Network Adapter for HP BladeSystem; -One (1) additional 10/100 NIC dedicated to iLO 2 management
Optional Mezzanine Card support: Supports (2) Fibre Channel Adapters: -Dual Port Fibre Channel Mezzanine (2-Gb) options for SAN connectivity (Choice of Emulex or QLogic); -Supports (2) networking cards for four (4) additional Ethernet network ports, choose from the following: HP NC374m PCI Express Dual Port Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter for HP BladeSystem with TCP/IP Offload Engine, including support for Accelerated iSCSI through an optional ProLiant Essentials Licensing Kit
USB Ports: -One (1) internal USB 2.0 connector for security key devices and USB drive keys; -I/O cable with two (2) USB 2.0 ports, one (1) video port, one (1) iLO 2 port and one (1) kernel debug port. The cable was specifically designed to aid in initial server image deployment and ships with every HP BladeSystem p-Class server blade enclosure
Redundancy: The HP BL45p G2 server features ten (10) integrated fans for sufficient cooling. The redundant fan design allows for uninterrupted server operations
Operating Systems: Supports Windows, Linux, Solaris, and VMware ESX Server
Form Factor: -The HP ProLiant BL45p G2 server blade plugs vertically into an HP BladeSystem p-Class server blade enclosure; -HP BladeSystem p-Class server blade enclosures with enhanced backplane components might be required depending on which HP ProLiant server blade model is