Dell PowerEdge™ 6600

Novell Technology Partner

product details

This new 4-way powerhouse was designed by Dell to meet the needs of our customers who are deploying business-critical enterprise systems. The new electronics and mechanical engineering of the PowerEdge 6600 combine to deliver higher levels availability, scalability, performance, and serviceability features than previously available in the 4-way server market. While this server stands at the top of Dell's PowerEdge tower-oriented server line, it can also be ordered in a 7U rack-optimized configuration giving this server a high degree of configuration and deployment flexibility.

Performance. Incorporates Intel's newest quad-processor capable Xeon technology with Hyper-Threading capabilities, the ServerWorks Grand Champion HE chipset with up to 5GB/s of I/O bandwidth, hot-plug PCI-X slots, DDR memory, and new memory protection architectures called "spare bank" and "memory mirror".

Investment Protection. Designed to support the next generation of Intel® Xeon™ 4-way processors.

Serviceability. Modular product design for ease of serviceability and the tower or 7U rack format chassis height makes the system ideal in for a wide variety of environments.

Uptime. Redundant power supplies and cooling fans, hot-swap hard drives, and hot-plug PCI-X slots help improve reliability and performance.

Manageability. All Dell PowerEdge servers are delivered with the Dell OpenManage systems management CDs for installing, discovering, monitoring, and managing your server, at no extra charge!

product compatibility

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • 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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