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Refurbished HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 CTO Tower Server

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Server Chassis

HPE Processors

Intel Xeon E3-1200v6

Supports (1) processor

Intel Xeon E3-1200v5

Supports (1) processor

HPE Memory

Supports up to 4 DIMMs

HPE RAID Controllers

HPE SFF Drives SAS (2.5in)

HPE SFF Drives SATA (2.5in)

HPE LFF Drives SAS (3.5in)

HPE LFF Drives SATA (3.5in)

HPE M.2 Drives

HPE Network Adapters

4 PCIe Slots (Full Height)

HPE Expansion

4 PCIe Slots (Full Height)

HPE Options

HPE Optical Drives

ECS Warranty

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Refurbished HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 Configure to Order Tower Server

The refurbished HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 server is an affordable single-socket tower server that features value performance, expansion, and growth that is ideal for small businesses and remote branch offices.

Unlock Your Infrastructure’s Potential with Easy-to-Use Integrated Management and Support

The HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 server offers HPE iLO Management, a complete set of embedded features, standard on all ProLiant Gen9 Server products. Includes HPE iLO with Agentless Management, Active Health System, Intelligent Provisioning, and Embedded Remote Support.

HPE Insight Control provides advanced management capabilities across the lifecycle of your HPE ProLiant server infrastructure. HPE iLO Advanced, a key component, provides enhanced remote server functions that reduce IT travel costs, while decreasing time-to-resolution.

HPE Insight Online with Insight Remote Support provides 24x7 remote monitoring and anywhere, anytime personalized access to your IT and support status.

HPE Smart Update Solution reduces deployment time and update complexity by systematically updating server infrastructure in the data center. Includes Smart Update Manager (SUM), and Service Pack for ProLiant (SPP), and other products.

Near Continuous Data Protection

The HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 server Smart Array options provide businesses RAID mirroring and striping capability to protect critical data while the Flash-Backed Write Cache (FBWC) captures and holds data indefinitely in the event of a power loss, equipment failure, human error or virus attacks.

HPE Smart Drives improve serviceability and prevents data loss with features such as icon-based status display and Do Not Remove LED.

ECC memory protects businesses from data loss and unplanned system downtime.

Flexible Options To Meet Changing Business Needs

The HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 server provides HPE SmartDrives which offers more drive options including eight Small Form Factor (SFF) and four Large Form Factor (LFF) drive cages giving you flexibility for increased capacity for your local storage. Support up to 8 TB per slot.

It supports 2400 MHz DDR4 memory, with up to four DIMMs (64 GB maximum) for increased performance.

Four PCI Express (PCIe) slots, including four PCIe 3.0 slots, provide additional I/O performance.

Seamless Network Connectivity Extends Benefits of Converged Infrastructure

The HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 server offers compatibility with 24-port HPE 1810 Series Switches to enhance both connectivity and data availability.

Common pool of resources and applications results in a higher level of simplicity and flexibility in operations.

User-friendly interface on HPE PS1810 Series Switches allow for a consolidated view of servers and switches in the network so workloads can be prioritized.

Product Information for HPE ML30G9

Base Server Standard Capabilities

Product features

Processor (One of the following depending on model)
CPU Frequency
L3 Cache
3.5 GHz
54 W
3.6 GHz
51 W
3.9 GHz
51 W
4.0 GHz
51 W
3.0 GHz
72 W
3.5 GHz
72 W
3.7 GHz
72 W
3.8 GHz
72 W
3.9 GHz
72 W
Cache memory (One of the following depending on model)
  • 8MB (1 x 8MB) level 3 cache (For quad-core intel xeon processors)

  • 3MB (1 x 3MB) level 3 cache (For dual-core intel pentium core i3 processors)

Intel C236 chipset
On system management chipset
HPE iLO (Firmware HPE iLO4 2.0) 4GB NAND
Memory protection
DDR4 unbuffered (UDIMM)
DIMM Slots available
4 (4 DIMM slots per processor; 2 channels per processor, 2 DIMMs per channel)
Maximum capacity (UDIMM)
64GB (4 x 16GB UDIMM 2133 MHz)
Network controller
HPE Ethernet 1Gb 2-port NC332i adapter
Expansion slots
Expansion Slots Number
Bus Width
Connector Width
Form Factor
PCIe 3.0
Full length/full height
PCIe 3.0
Full length/full height
PCIe 3.0
Full length/full height
PCIe 3.0
Half length/full height
NOTE: Bus width indicates the number of physical electrical lanes running to the connector
Storage controller (One of the following depending on model)
Base models
HPE Dynamic smart array B140i controller
Performance models
HPE Dynamic smart array B140i controller
NOTE: B140i can not mix with any standup internal controller
Internal storage devices (One of the following depending on model)
Optical drives
  • Optional SATA 9.5 mm DVD-ROM optical drive

  • Optional SATA 9.5 mm DVD RW optical drive

Hard drives
None ship standard
Hard drive bays
  • 4 LFF drive bays (Non-hot-plug and hot-plug)

  • 8 SFF hot-plug drive bays

  • HPE ProLiant ML30 Series servers offer both SFF and LFF versions in CTO.
  • All pre-configured models come populated with some hard drive blanks installed. Should the end user need additional hard drive blanks, they can order more using either Part Number (P/N) 666987-B21: HPE SFF HDD blank kit or P/N 666986- B21: HPE LFF HDD blank kit
Maximum internal storage
Hot plug LFF SAS
Hot plug SFF SAS
Hot plug LFF SATA
Hot plug SFF SATA
Non-hot plug LFF SATA
System fans
1P model system fan
One (1) Non-redundant system fan
1P model PCIe fan
One (1) Non-redundant PCIe fan
Power supply
  • HPE 350 W ATX-Gen9 power supply FIO kit

  • HPE 460 W redundant power supply

  • HPE Entry-Level power supplies provide lower-cost options for users trying to balance their need for enterprise class efficiency and reliability while maintaining lowest possible hardware costs

System fans
1P model system fan
One (1) non-redundant system fan
1P model PCIe fan
One (1) non-redundant PCIe fan
  • Upgradeable to 4 cores (Total 2 or 4 cores)

  • Up to 4 DIMM slots available for higher memory capacity

  • Up to 8 SFF hard drive bays; or 4 LFF hard drive bays

  • All PCIe 3.0 I/O slots for additional communications and storage expansion

  • Redundant power supply

  • Optical drive bay (Up to 2.)

1 (Rear)
USB 3.0
6 (4 front, 2 rear)
USB 2.0
4 (2 rear, 1 internal standard USB, 1 internal USB header)
Micro SD slot
1 Internal
NOTE: The Micro-SD slot is not a hot-pluggable device. End users should not attempt to plug a Micro-SD card into the Micro-SD slot while the server is powered.
Network RJ-45 (Ethernet)
2 (1 shared for HPE integrated lights-out)
Industry standard compliance
  • ACPI 2.0b compliant

  • PCIe 3.0 compliant

  • PXE support

  • WOL support

  • Microsoft logo certifications

  • USB 2.0 /3.0 support

Integrated Matrox G200 video standard
  • 1280 x 1024 (32 b/p)

  • 1920 x 1200 (16 b/p)

HPE iLO 4 on system management memory
  • 16MB flash

  • 256MB DDR 3 with ECC (112MB after ECC and video)

HPE NVIDIA Quadro M2000 GPU Module
  • Power-ON password

  • Setup password

  • Power switch security

  • Administrator's password

  • TPM 1.2

  • TPM 2.0

  • UEFI

Form factor
Micro ATX Tower (4U) chassis with feet/bezel:
  • 36.82 x 17.5 x 47.52 cm (14.5 x 6.89 x 18.71 in)
8 SFF drive bay cage:
  • 11.74 x 14.57 x 12.15 cm (4.6 x 5.74 x 4.79 in)
4 LFF drive bay cage:
  • 11.72 x 14.57 x 17.54 cm (4.6 x 5.74 x 6.90 in)
HPE Server UEFI / legacy ROM
UEFI enables numerous new capabilities specific to HPE ProLiant servers such as:
  • Secure boot

  • OS specific functionality

  • Support for > 2.2TB (Using GPT) boot drives

  • USB 3.0 stack

  • Embedded UEFI shell

  • Mass configuration deployment tool using RESTful API for iLO 4

  • PXE boot support for IPv6 networks

  • Boot support for option cards that only support a UEFI option ROM

  • Network stack configurations

Embedded management
  • HPE IntegratedLights-Out(HPE iLO)

  • UEFI

  • RESTful API

  • Intelligent provisioning

  • Embedded remote support

Server utilities
  • Smart update

  • HPE Systems Insight Manager(HPE SIM)

  • Scripting ToolKit and Windows PowerShell

  • RESTful interface tool

  • HPE iLO mobile application

  • HPE Insight online

Storage software
  • Data protection and recovery software

  • Data archive and migration software

  • Storage Resource Management Software (SRM)

  • Data replication software

  • Storage device management software

  • HPE StoreVirtual VSA


Specs 2

Software overview

Operating systems and virtualization software support
  • Microsoft Windows Server

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)

  • VMware

  • ClearOS


Physical specifications

Dimensions (H x W x D):
36.82 x 17.5 x 47.52 cm (14.50 x 6.89 x 18.7 in)
  • Maximum: 15.4 kg (30.8 Ib)

  • Minimum: 13.56 kg (27.1 lb)


Electrical specifications

Rated line voltage
100 - 120 V ac
Rated input current
2.5 - 6 A
Rated input frequency
47 - 63 Hz
Rated input power
  • 412 W - 526 W at 115 V ac

  • 412 W - 523 W at 230 V ac

BTU rating
460 W - 1773 BTU/hr (At 120 V ac), 1715 (At 240 V ac)
Rated steady-state power
  • 350 W (At 115 V ac)

  • 350 W (At 230 V ac)

Peak power
  • 350 W (At 115 V ac)

  • 350 W (At 230 V ac)


Environmental specifications

Operating temperature
10°C to 35°C (50°F to 95°F)
Non-operating temperature
-30°C to 60°C (-22°F to 140°F)
Operating relative humidity
10% to 90% non-condensing
Non-operating relative humidity
5% to 95% non-condensing
Operating altitude
3048 m (10,000 ft)
Non-operating altitude
9144 m (30,000 ft)
Acoustic noise
  • 4.2 Bels (1P LFF base)

  • 3.7 Bels (1P LFF performance)

  • 27 dBA (1P LFF base)

  • 23 dBA (1P LFF performance)

  • 4.2 Bels (1P LFF base)

  • 3.8 Bels (1P LFF performance)

  • 27 dBA (1P LFF base)

  • 23 dBA (1P LFF performance)

  • Configurations tested for 1P LFF base models include one (1) 1TB LFF SATA Midline (MDL) HDD and Windows 2012 Enterprise 64-bit
  • Configurations tested for 1P LFF performance models include one (1) 1TB LFF SATA MDL HDD and Windows 2012 Enterprise 64-bit
  • The listed sound levels apply to standard shipping configurations. Additional options may result in increased sound levels
  • Levels presented do not account for non-Hewlett Packard Enterprise installed hardware


Safety certifications

Emissions Classificatio (EMC)
FCC rating
Class B
Normative standards
CISPR 22; EN55022; EN55024; FCC CFR 47, Pt 15; ICES-003;CNS13438; GB9254; K22;K24; EN 61000-3-2; EN 61000-3-3;EN 60950-1; IEC 60950-1
NOTE: Product conformance to cited product specifications is based on sample (Type) testing, evaluation or assessment. This product or family of products is eligible to bear the appropriate compliance logos and statements.


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.