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Dell PowerEdge R550 Rack Server CTO

Brand:  
SKU:  
DPE-R550-CTO
Type:  
CTO Servers
Condition:  
ECS Refurbished & Tested

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Processors

Intel 3rd Generation Xeon series processor, PCI-e 4 up to 64 lanes per socket.

Intel 3rd Generation Xeon

Supports up to (2) Processors
If (2) PCI-e cards are selected you must install (2) Processors.

Bezel (Optional)

Memory

Supports up to (16) RDIMM 2933 MT/s

SFF (2.5") SSD SATA Drives (Optional)

Supports up to (8) Drives with the (8) 2.5" Chassis
If the (4) 3.5" Chassis was selected, these drive will be installed in a 3.5" HD Carrier

SFF (2.5") SSD SAS Drives (Optional)

Supports up to (8) Drives with the (8) 2.5" Chassis
If the (4) 3.5" Chassis was selected, these drive will be installed in a 3.5" HD Carrier

SFF (2.5") HDD SATA Drives (Optional)

Supports up to (8) Drives with the (8) 2.5" Chassis
If the (4) 3.5" Chassis was selected, these drive will be installed in a 3.5" HD Carrier

SFF (2.5") HDD SAS Drives (Optional)

Supports up to (8) Drives with the (8) 2.5" Chassis
If the (4) 3.5" Chassis was selected, these drive will be installed in a 3.5" HD Carrier

SFF (3.5") HDD SAS Drives (Optional)

Supports up to (4) Drives

SFF (3.5") HDD SATA Drives (Optional)

Supports up to (4) Drives

PCIe Adapter Cards (Optional)

Supports up to (4) PCI-e Cards
(3) x16 PCI-e 4.0
(1) x4 PCI-e 3.0

1x OCP 3.0 (Optional)

Optical Drive (Optional)

Power Supplies

Supports (2) PSU

RAID Controllers (Optional)

Embedded S150 software RAID

Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem (BOSS S2) (Optional)

Supports up to (2) M.2 SSD Drives
Comes with a BOSS S2 Riser Card
Please select the controller and (1) or (2) M.2 SSD's

Internal Dual SD Card Module (IDSDM) (Optional)

The Interal USB and IDSDM use the same slot. Only one can be installed

Internal USB Module (Optional)

The Interal USB and IDSDM use the same slot. Only one can be installed

Trusted Platform Module (TPM) (Optional)

iDRAC9 Lifecycle controller (Optional)

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The Dell EMC PowerEdge R550, with 3rd generation Intel®Xeon®Scalable processors, offers added flexibility for organizations seeking exceptional value.

PowerEdge R550
Power your innovation with the Dell 
EMC PowerEdge R550, the 2U 2-socket server that’s built for versatility and optimized for exceptional value.

  • Small IT Infrastructure
  • Light VM (virtual machine density)
  • Small Business Specific

Innovate at scale with challenging and emerging workloads

The new Dell EMC PowerEdge R550 is a 2U, dual-socket server that offers the best value for organizations seeking the latest processing, I/O, and storage capabilities. It lets you:

  • Add additional power and cores: It offers up to two 3rd generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors with up to 24 cores per socket
  • Choose faster memory: Supports up to 16 DDR4 RDIMMS at 2933 MT/sec
  • Improve throughput and reduce latency: With up to 3 PCIe Gen4 slots and 1 PCIe Gen3
  • Include flexible storage: Supports up to 16x 2.5” SAS/SATA hard drives or SSDs or up to 8x 3.5” SAS/SATA hard drives or SSDs
  • Support light duty virtualization and small IT infrastructure workloads

Increase efficiency and accelerate operations with autonomous compute infrastructure

The Dell EMC OpenManage systems management portfolio tames the complexity of managing and securing IT infrastructure. Using Dell Technologies’ intuitive end-to-end tools, IT can deliver a secure, integrated experience by reducing process and information silos in order to focus on growing the business. The Dell EMC OpenManage portfolio is the key to your innovation engine, unlocking the tools and automation that help you scale, manage, and protect your technology environment.

  • Built-in telemetry streaming, thermal management, and RESTful API with Redfish offer streamlined visibility and control for better server management
  • Intelligent automation lets you enable cooperation between human actions and system capabilities for added productivity
  • Integrated change management capabilities for update planning and seamless, zero-touch configuration and implementation
  • Full-stack management integration with Microsoft, VMware, ServiceNow, Ansible and many other tools for environments including on-premise, cloud, and edge

Built-in protection through a complete portfolio of solutions

From the silicon and supply chain all the way to asset retirement, know that your servers are safe and secure with innovative Dell EMC and Intel technologies. We give you the confidence of cyber resilience with enterprise class security that minimizes risk for any organization, from small business to hyperscale.

  • Start strong with platform security features, even before the server is built, including Secured Component Verification and Silicon Root of Trust
  • Stay strong with continuous innovations that bolster cyber resilience, like OpenManage Secure Enterprise Key Manager and Automatic Certificate Enrollment
  • Outmaneuver threats with intelligence, automation, and recovery tools that include iDRAC9 Telemetry, BIOS live scanning, and Rapid OS recovery

Product Information for Dell DPE-R550-CTO

Base Server Standard Capabilities

FeatureTechnical Specification
ProcessorUp to two 3rd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors with up to 24 cores per processor
Memory
  • 16 DDR4 DIMM slots, supports RDIMM 1 TB max, speeds up to 2933 MT/s
  • Supports registered ECC DDR4 DIMMs only
Storage controllers
  • Internal Controllers: PERC H345, PERC H355, HBA355i, PERC H745, PERC H755, S150
  • Internal Boot: Internal Dual SD Module, USB, Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem (BOSS-S2): HWRAID 2x M.2 SSDs
  • External PERC (RAID): PERC H840
  • External HBA (non-RAID): HBA355e
Drive baysFront bays:
  • Up to 16 x 2.5-inch SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 122.88 TB
  • Up to 8 x 3.5-inch SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 128 TB
  • Up to 8 x 2.5-inch SAS/SATA (HDD) max 61.44 TB
Power supplies
  • 600W Platinum Mixed Mode (100-240Vac or 240Vdc) hot swap redundant
  • 800W Platinum Mixed Mode (100-240Vac or 240Vdc) hot swap redundant
  • 1100W -48Vdc hot swap redundant (CAUTION: only works with -48Vdc to -60Vdc power input)
Cooling optionsAir Cooling
Fans
  • Standard (STD) fans
  • Up to five cabled fans
DimensionsHeight – 86.8 mm (3.41 inches)
Width – 482 mm (18.97 inches)
Depth – 721.69 mm (28.72 inches) with bezel
685.78 mm (27.00 inches) without bezel
Form Factor2U rack server
Embedded mgmt
  • iDRAC9
  • iDRAC Direct
  • iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
  • iDRAC Service Manual
  • Quick Sync 2 wireless module
BezelOptional LCD bezel or security bezel
OpenManage™ Software
  • OpenManage Enterprise
  • OpenManage Power Manager plugin
  • OpenManage SupportAssist plugin
  • OpenManage Update Manager plugin
MobilityOpenManage Mobile
Integrations and ConnectionsOpenManage Integrations
  • BMC Truesight
  • Microsoft System Center
  • Red Hat Ansible Modules
  • VMware vCenter and vRealize Operations Manager
OpenManage Connections
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus
  • IBM Tivoli Network Manager IP Edition
  • Micro Focus Operations Manager
  • Nagios Core
  • Nagios XI
Security
  • Cryptographically signed firmware
  • Secure Boot
  • Secure Erase
  • Silicon Root of Trust
  • System Lockdown (requires iDRAC9 Enterprise or Datacenter)
  • TPM 1.2/2.0 FIPS, CC-TCG certified, TPM 2.0 China NationZ
Embedded NIC2 x 1 GbE LOM
Network Options1 x OCP 3.0 (optional)
GPU OptionsNot supported
PortsFront Ports:
  • 1 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x VGA
  • 1 x iDRAC Direct (Micro-AB USB) port
Internal Ports
  • 1 x USB 3.0 (optional)
Rear Ports
  • 1 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x USB 3.0
  • 1 x VGA
  • 1 x Serial port (Optional)
  • 1 x iDRAC ethernet port
PCIe3 x PCIe Gen4 slots + 1 x PCIe Gen3 slot
  • 3 x16 Gen4 low profile
  • 1 x8 Gen3 (x4 lane) low profile
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

Spec Sheet

Technical Guide

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
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
Delivery time after order is placed: 3-6 business days
Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
2 Business Days Shipping time: 2 business days
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
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
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
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.

 

For more information on shipping view our Shipping Information page or send us a message

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.

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