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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")

Quick Specs

Form Factor:

1U rack server

Processor | Max: 64 Cores 

2x 2nd or 3rd Gen AMD EPYC

Memory | Max: 2TB RDIMM | 4TB LRDIMM

32 DDR4 RDIMM/LRDIMM 3200Mhz

Storage | Max: N/A

8 SFF SAS/NL-SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD)

Rear Drives | Max: N/A

2 SFF SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) NVMe

RAID Controller: 

S150, HBA345, H345, H745, H840, 12G SAS HBA, H755, H755N

Boot Options:

BOSS, BOSS-S2, IDSDM

Networking Options (NOC):

OCP x16 Mezz 3.0 + 2 x 1GE LOM

Remote Management:

iDRAC9 with Lifecycle Controller

PCIe Slots:

3x PCIe 4.0

GPU:

Up 3 Single-Wide GPU (T4/A2)

Ideal for:

  • High-Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI)
  • Virtualization

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.


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
Storage Options & Controllers
Storage

The PowerEdge R6525 enables multiple storage configurations to tune the system configuration for a variety of workloads. The R6525 is available in the following configuration types:

  • 4 x 3.5-inch backplane configuration with support up to 4 SAS/SATA drives
  • 8 x 2.5-inch backplane configuration with support up to 8 SAS/SATA drives
  • 10 x 2.5-inch backplane configuration with support up to 10 SAS/SATA/NVMe drives
  • 10 (front) + 2 (rear) x 2.5-inch hot-swappable SAS, SATA , or NVMe drives
Storage controllers

Dell EMC RAID controller options offer performance improvements, including the Mini PERC solution. Mini PERC provides a base RAID HW controller without consuming a PCIe slot by using a small form factor and high density connector to the base planar.

The following table shows the supported storage controllers for the PowerEdge R6525:

Performance level Description
Entry S150 (SATA, NVMe) Software RAID SATA
Value H745 (internal), H345, HBA345 (internal), H840 (external), 12Gbps SAS HBA (external)
Value Performance H755N (internal), HBA355 (internal), HBA355E (external)
Networking and PCIe

The PowerEdge R6525 system supports two Network Interface Controller (NIC) ports embedded on the LOM card.

The PowerEdge R6525 system also supports OCP NIC port integrated on the optional OCP card.

Feature Specifications
LOM card 1 GB x 2
OCP card (OCP 3.0) 1 GbE x 4, 10 GbE x 2, 25 GbE x 2, 25 GbE x 4, 50 GbE x 2, 100 GbE x 2

Expansion card installation guidelines
Expansion card riser PCIe slots on the riser Processor connection Height Length Slot width
R1a (Riser 1) Slot 1 Processor 1 Full Height 3/4th Length x16
R2a (Riser 2) Slot 1 Processor 1 Low Profile Half Length x16
Slot 2 Processor 2 Low Profile Half Length x16
R3a (Riser 3) Slot 3 Processor 2 Low Profile Half Length x16
R4c + R4d (Riser 4) Slot 2 Processor 2 Full Height 3/4th Length x16

This Product Is Compatible With The Following Systems:

Product Specs

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
Security
  • 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

Compare Servers

Feature PowerEdge R6525 PowerEdge R6415
Processor Two AMD® EPYC™ Generation 2 or Generation 3 processors One AMD Naples® socket SP3 compatible processor
CPU Interconnect Interchip global memory interconnect (xGMI) N/A
Memory 32x DDR4 RDIMM, LRDIMM, 3DS 16x DDR4 RDIMM, LRDIMM
Storage Drives 3.5-inch, 2.5-inch: 12G SAS, 6G SATA hard drive 3.5-inch, 2.5-inch: 12G SAS, 6G SATA HDD/SSD
Storage Controllers H755N, H840, H745, HBA345, H345,
HBA355, HBA355E
SW RAID: S150
Mini PERC: HBA330, H330, H730P, H740P
SW RAID: S140
PCIe SSD Up to 10+2 PCIe SSD Up to 10x PCIe SSD
PCIe Slots Up to 3 (PCIe 4.0 x16) Up to 2 (PCIe 3.0 x16)
LOM No LOM riser supported on R6525. LOM riser options:
● 2 x 1 Gb
● 2 x 10 Gb Base-T
● 2 x 10 Gb SFP+
OCP OCP 3.0 SCFF (Small Card Form Factor) OCP 2.0 Type 1: (Connector A)
USB Ports Front: 1x USB 2.0, 1x iDRAC USB (Micro-AB USB)
Rear: 1x USB 3.0, 1x USB 2.0
Front: 1x USB2.0, 1x iDRAC USB (Micro USB)
Rear: 2x USB3.1_Gen1
Rack Height 1U 1U
Power Supplies AC/HVDC (Platinum) 800 W, 1400 W , Mixed Mode AC/HVDC (Platinum) 800 W, 1400 W, (Titanium) 1100 W Mixed Mode AC/HVDC, (-48 V) 1100 W DC PSU , (Titanium) 700 W, 1800 W Mixed Mode AC AC (gold) 450 W cabled AC (Platinum) 550 W
System Management LC 3.x, OpenManage, QuickSync2.0, OMPC3, Digital License Key, iDRAC Direct (dedicated micro-USB port), Easy Restore LC 3.x, OpenManage, QuickSync2.0, OMPC3, Digital License Key, iDRAC Direct (dedicated micro-USB port), Easy Restore, vFlash
Internal GPU ● 2x 75 W (SW/FH)
● 1x 75 W (SW/FH)
● 3x 75 W (SW/LP)
N/A
Availability Hot-plug drives, Hot-plug Redundant Power supplies, BOSS, IDSDM. Hot-plug drives, Hot-plug Redundant Power supplies, BOSS, IDSDM.

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
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    • Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
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    • Delivery time after order is placed: 2-5 business days
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  • Overnight / Next Business Day
    • Shipping time: 1 business days
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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
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    • 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.

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