Unisys ES7000 Aries 420

Novell Technology Partner

product details

Why look any further when the ES7000 Aries 420 server offers greater functionality than any other 64-bit Intel-based server this size?

The Unisys ES7000 Aries 420 server, that scales from 8 to 16 64-bit Intel® Itanium® 2 processors, is an excellent platform for deploying large-scale databases expected to grow even further over time.

The Aries 420 server is also an ideal 64-bit Linux-based platform for large business applications such as business intelligence and for server consolidation projects.

The ES7000 Aries 420 server offers these features:
  • Accommodates growth by supporting up to 16 CPUs, 256 GB of memory, 32 PCI-X IO slots and 2 partitions
  • Large memory addressing capabilities
  • Higher database performance and throughput than 32-bit commodity servers
  • Ability to increase system performance to match your workloads
  • Dynamic partitioning for autonomous, dynamic workload management conditions
  • Unisys Sentinel software delivers ES7000 platform management, including self-healing for hardware fault conditions
  • Can be upgraded to an Orion 430 server
  • Delivers an attractive price-performance alternative to RISC/UNIX-based servers

product compatibility

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9

system requirements/details

CPU:  Up to 32 processors (Intel XeonMP and Itanium2)

Memory:  Up to 512GB of main memory


  • Intel® Itanium® Processor Family
  • x86

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regional availability

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

language availability

  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • Chinese
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Swedish

warranty information

All ES7000 servers come with a 3-year Next Business Day warranty.


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


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