The Dell PowerEdge R720 server is configured in a compact 2RU form factor, yet is designed to accommodate incredible physical capacities. For instance, Dell PowerEdge R720 servers feature 24 DIMM slots for up to 768GB of maximum memory capacity, as well as a choice of 8 LFF SAS, NL-SAS or SATA hard disk drives (HDDs) or 16 SFF SAS, NL-SAS or SATA HDDs for up to 24TB of maximum internal storage capacity. Dell R720 servers also feature support for Solid State Drives (SSDs) and Self-Encrypting Drives (SEDs).Read more...
Able to be equipped with the latest technologies and feature offerings, Dell PowerEdge R720 servers offer optimized performance for mid to large-sized datacenters. Some examples of the cutting-edge technologies and features of Dell R720 servers include an optional Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) accelerator, Dell’s Virtual Integrated System (VIS) solution, and Dell’s iDRAC 7. As a result, Dell R720 rack servers are a perfect fit for applications such as High Performance Computing (HPC), data-intensive workloads and virtualization.
Featuring 7 integrated PCIe I/O expansion slots and 4 optional front-access PCIe SSDs, the new 12th generation Dell PowerEdge R720 servers offer incredible I/O bandwidth and reduced network latency. Other performance advantages offered by Dell R720 servers include high scalability as well as flexible networking options. Featuring Dell’s Select Network Adapters technology, Dell R720 rack servers offer the option of Intel or Broadcam technology with Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) or 10GbE speeds, without having to take up a valuable PCIe slot.