Dell PowerEdge™ 2650 Servers

Novell Technology Partner

product details

  • High performance and availability in a rack-dense 2U form factor.
  • Up to two Intel?? Xeon Processors with NetBurst Micro-architecture with Hyper-Threading support.
  • Up to 12GB ECC DDR SDRAM for expandable performance. Chipkill support with 512KB, 1GB and 2GB DIMMs and the ability to configure for a Spare Bank ensures memory availability.
  • ServerWorks GC-LE chipset utilizes 533MHz front side bus (coming soon), 2:1 memory interleaving for faster memory access and supports 5 PCI buses (three of which are are PCI-X capable) for uncompromising I/O throughput.
  • Two Integrated Gigabit NICs with load balancing and failover support provide the fastest Ethernet technology and keep PCI slots open and the server available.
  • Optional activation of embedded dual channel Ultra3 (U160) RAID controller with battery backed cache to protect your data.
  • Hot-plug hard drives and optional hot-plug power supplies and fans for high availability.
  • Expandable internal storage with up to 365GB Ultra3 (U160) SCSI hard drives.
  • Embedded Remote Access (ERA) port provides remote management capabilities regardless of the state of the server.
  • Rack dense data protection provided by the PowerVault 112T. The dual drive design can hold up to two (2) tape drives and up 160GB (DLT VS80) of compressed data in a slim 1U form factor.

product compatibility

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9
  • Novell BorderManager
  • Novell eDirectory
  • Novell GroupWise
  • NetWare

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regional availability

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • Japan
  • Latin America
  • North America

language availability

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


This product has demonstrated compatibility by successfully completing Novell's stringent product certification requirements.


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