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Dell PowerEdge R6525 Rack Server Chassis (8x2.5")

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Refurbished Dell PowerEdge R6525 Rack Server Chassis (8x2.5") Configure To Order (CTO)

The Dell EMC PowerEdge R6525 Rack Server is a highly configurable, dual-socket 1U rack server that delivers outstanding balanced performance and innovations for dense compute environments to address traditional and emerging workloads and applications.

PowerEdge R6525
The PowerEdge R6525 provides 
a unique dense – 1U, dual-socket server - to address and scale traditional and emerging workloads like

  • High Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
  • Virtualization

Deliver breakthrough performance, innovation and density for traditional and emerging workloads
The new Dell EMC PowerEdge R6525 is a highly configurable, dual-socket 1U rack server that delivers outstanding balanced 
performance and innovation for dense compute environments. It’s ideal for traditional and emerging workloads and applications. High-level features include:

  • 64 processing cores and faster data transfer speeds with PCIe Gen 4
  • Up to 3200MT/s memory speed to reduce latency and deliver faster response
  • Multi GPU support to accelerate end user VDI performance
  • Highest core count PE 1U server with cryptographic isolation between hypervisor and VMs

Increase efficiency and accelerate operations with an automated infrastructure
The Dell EMC OpenManage™ systems management portfolio delivers an efficient and comprehensive solution for PowerEdge servers 
through tailored, automated, and repeatable processes.

  • Automate server life cycle management with scripting via the iDRAC Restful API with Redfish conformance.
  • Simplify and centralize one to many management with the OpenManage Enterprise console.
  • Utilize the OpenManage Mobile app and PowerEdge Quick Sync 2 to easily manage servers using a phone or tablet.
  • Resolve issues with up to 72% less IT effort using automated proactive and predictive technology from ProSupport Plus and SupportAssist.**

Fortify your data center with integrated security
Every PowerEdge server is designed with a cyber resilient architecture, integrating

security deeply into every phase in the lifecycle, from design to retirement.

  • Enhance security with platform enablement of AMD Secure Memory Encryption (SME) and Secure Encrypted Virtualization (SEV).
  • Operate your workloads on a secure platform anchored by cryptographically trusted booting and silicon root of trust.
  • Maintain server firmware safety with digitally signed firmware packages.
  • Detect and remediate unauthorized or malicious change with drift detection and system lockdown.
  • Securely and quickly wipe all data from storage media including hard drives, SSDs and system memory with System Erase.

    Product Specs for Dell PER6525-8x2.5

    Base Server Standard Capabilities

    FeatureTechnical Specification
    ProcessorTwo 2nd or 3rd Generation AMD EPYCTM Processors with up to 64 cores per processor
    MemoryUp to 32 x DDR4 up to 3200 MT/S
    Maximum RAM: RDIMM 2 TB
    LRDIMM 4TB Max
    Storage controllers
    • PERC 10.5 – HBA345, H345, H745, H840, 12G SAS HBA
    • PERC 11 – H755, H755N
    • Chipset SATA/SW RAID (S150): Yes
    Drive baysFront bays:
    • Up to 4 x 3.5” hot plug SAS/SATA (HDD)
    • Up to 8 x 2.5” hot plug SAS/SATA (HDD)
    • Up to 12 x 2.5” (10 Front + 2 Rear) hot plug SAS/SATA/NVMe
    • Optional Internal: 2 x M.2 (BOSS)
    • Optional Rear: 2 x M.2 (BOSS-S2)
    Power supplies
    • 800W Platinum
    • 1400W Platinum
    • 1100W Titanium
    FansHot plug Fans
    DimensionsHeight: 42.8mm (1.7”)
    Width: 434.0mm (17.1”)
    Depth: 736.54mm (29”)
    Weight: 21.8kg (48.06lbs)
    Form Factor1U rack server
    Embedded mgmt
    • iDRAC9
    • iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
    • iDRAC Direct
    • Quick Sync 2 BLE/wireless module
    BezelOptional LCD bezel or security bezel
    OpenManage™ SoftwareConsoles
    • OpenManage Enterprise
    • OpenManage Enterprise Power Manage
    • OpenManage Mobile
    Integrations & ConnectionsOpenManage Integrations
    • BMC Truesight
    • Microsoft System Center
    • Red Hat Ansible Modules
    • VMware® vCenter™
    OpenManage Connections
    • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus
    • IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition
    • Micro Focus Operations Manager
    • Nagios Core
    • Nagios XI
    • Cryptographically signed firmware
    • Secure Boot
    • Secure Erase
    • Silicon Root of Trust
    • System Lockdown
    • TPM 1.2/2.0, TCM 2.0 optional
    Embedded NIC2 x 1 GbE LOM ports
    Networking Options (NOC)OCP x16 Mezz 3.0 + 2 x 1GE LOM
    GPU OptionsUp 2 Single-Wide GPU
    PortsFront Ports:
    • 1 x Dedicated iDRAC direct micro-USB
    • 1 x USB 2.0
    • 1 x VGA
    Rear Ports
    • 1 x Dedicated iDRAC network port
    • 1 x Serial (optional)
    • 2 x USB 3.0
    • 1 x VGA
    PCIe3 x Gen4 slots (x16) at 16GT/s
    Operating System and Hypervisors
    • Canonical Ubuntu Server LTS
    • Citrix Hypervisor
    • Microsoft Windows Server with Hyper-V
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
    • VMware ESXi

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    Shipping Information

    Express Computer Systems can ship to virtually any address in the world and provides you with the best shipping rates possible. Cost of shipping varies depending on what service you require, your destination and size of the shipment. Shipping costs will be calculated separately from your order and billed to you post purchase. In the notes section of your order please provide us with your preferred shipping method and we will get back to you.

    Custom configured orders ship within 2 business days after all required products are in stock.

    Please allow 3 business days for products that are not in stock to arrive to our facility in Irvine, California.

    Domestic Shipments

    Standard Ground Shipping time: 2-7 business days
    Order processing time: 0-3 business days
    Delivery time after order is placed: 2-10 business days
    Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
    3 Business Days Shipping time: 3 business days
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    Delivery time after order is placed: 3-6 business days
    Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
    2 Business Days Shipping time: 2 business days
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    Delivery time after order is placed: 2-5 business days
    Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
    Overnight / Next Business Day Shipping time: 1 business day
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    Delivery time after order is placed: 1-4 business days
    Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.

    International Shipments

    International Economy Shipping time: 4-6 business days
    Order processing time: 0-3 business days
    Delivery time after order is placed: 5-9 business days
    Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
    International Priority Shipping time: 1-3 business days
    Order processing time: 0-3 business days
    Delivery time after order is placed: 2-6 business days
    Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.


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    ECS Warranty Information

    Express Computer Systems (ECS) provides a 1 year parts warranty against defects in material or workmanship that will affect the products functionality. All refurbished items are tested prior to shipping to guarantee up-time upon arrival. If you are having issues with an item we provided please Contact Us and we will do our best to assist you.

    What does our ECS warranty cover?
    We offer 1 year warranty as standard and additional years can be added to fit your needs. Please reach out to a sales associate via the Contact Us page or live chat for more information on extended coverage options. During the coverage period if your product fails we will offer a Next Business Day replacement. If we are unable to replace the product we will refund its original selling price. Shipping costs and tax are not refundable. Express Computer Systems retains the right to decide whether the goods will be replaced or refunded.

    What is not covered by our warranty?
    Our warranty does not cover any problem caused by the following conditions:

    1. accidents; misuse; carelessness; electrostatic discharge; shock; temperature or humidity beyond the specifications of the product; improper installation; operation; modification;
    2. any improper use that contravenes the instructions in the user manual;
    3. problems caused by other equipment. Our warranty is void if the product is returned with damaged, removed, counterfeit labels, or any modifications (including any component or external cover removal). Our warranties do not cover data loss or damages to any other equipment. In addition, our warranties do not cover incidental damages, consequential damages, or costs related to data recovery, removal, and installation.

    Important notes:

    • Please ask for additional warranty/coverage that you may require in addition to the standard 1 ECS warranty prior to final purchase. Requesting additional warranty after your purchase can be denied.
    • FREE technical support is provided on purchased items via phone, email, or live chat.

    About Express Computer Systems

    Express Computer Systems is committed to transforming our customers’ IT infrastructure with high quality products at affordable costs. Our sales reps and customer support engineers understand our customers rely heavily on advanced technology to run their business but need to do so without breaking the bank.

    We specialize in building custom server configurations, custom storage solutions, networking solutions, and components from top manufacturers including HPE, Dell, Cisco, NetApp, Dell EMC, HPE Nimble and many others.

    Same-Day Shipping
    At Express Computer Systems, we know hardware emergencies can happen at anytime. We also understand that you want to receive the best hardware as quickly as possible. At Express Computer Systems we'll ship the majority of our orders out the same day payment is made. Curious if the item you need will make it out on time? Feel free to contact us directly via the Contact Us link at the bottom, Live Chat feature or (800) 327-0730.

    Buy, Sell, Rent, Lease, Trade-In
    At Express Computer Systems we not only will sell you equipment at a great value, but we'll also purchase your used Dell, Cisco, NetApp or other networking equipment. Feel free to contact us with the model of the items you're looking to sell and we'll get you a quote ASAP. We also have flexible financing options for your purchasing needs.

    In-House Configuration and Testing Lab
    Every item we sell is tested on-site in our state-of-the-art hardware engineering lab. We use certified technicians to test every piece of equipment as well as updating all necessary firmware. The highest quality of testing and certification is guaranteed. We warranty all of our items we sell. Ask us today about warranty for a specific item.