Dell PowerEdge™ 1850

Novell Technology Partner

product details

  • High performance for today and the future — Dual Xeon processors with EM64T support, teamed with DDR-2 Memory and PCI Express deliver outstanding performance for today's 32-bit applications as well as tomorrow's 64-bit applications. The large memory support of EM64T helps deliver great performance for applications that require more than 4GB of memory.

  • Rack density for data center optimization — The rack-dense 1U form factor helps minimize the floor space requirements, allowing up to 42 servers in less than seven square feet of data center floor space. The flexible PowerEdge 1850 can run a wide variety of applications in a very limited rack space.

  • Availability without compromise — The PowerEdge 1850 is designed for high availability and redundancy without having to give up any expandability to help ensure your data is safe. The PowerEdge 1850 has a redundant power supply option that allows both I/O slots to be utilized for any peripherals, including redundant SAN HBA controllers.

  • Scalable performance to protect your investment — Whether you are deploying 32-bit or 64-bit applications today, the PowerEdge 1850 is designed with the performance features that will help enable a smooth transition and performance growth over time, allowing you to grow with your applications.

  • Industry-standard management to help reduce your management costs — Common BIOS and drivers with PowerEdge 2800 and PowerEdge 2850 servers means that you can develop your system image once and deploy it across multiple servers as needed. And when it's time to upgrade, you can cut down the amount of time needed to manage the software components of your system. Combined with the common management controllers, hard drives, common system board design and common memory upgrades across multiple PowerEdge servers, management is a snap.

product compatibility

  • Open Enterprise Server
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • Novell BorderManager
  • Novell eDirectory
  • Novell GroupWise
  • NetWare


  • x86_64 AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®

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regional availability

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

language availability

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


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


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