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Compaq ProLiant 800 - Overview

Product description

Compaq ProLiant 800 Server
Compaq ProLiant 800 servers are business-critical servers


Product features

One of the following:
  • Pentium II 350, 350e, 400, 450 MHz

  • Pentium III 500, 550, 600 MHz (Slot1)

  • Intel 440BX chipset

  • Upgradeable to Dual Processor configurations

Processor cache
512-KB Level 2 ECC cache
Standard: 64MB (100 MHz registered ECC SDRAM memory)
Maximum: 1GB
ATI Rage IIc 350e-600 MHz Integrated Video Controller
Supports 1024 x 768 at 256 color on the PCI local bus, with 1MB of video memory
Network controller
Compaq 10/100 TX PCI UTP controller (embedded) on the PCI local bus
I/O Slots
I/O Total: 6 (6 available)
PCI - 2 Shared
Exernal connectors
Parallel (1)
Serial (2)
Pointing Device (Mouse) (1)
VGA Graphics (1)
Hot Plug Keyboard (1)
External Wide-Ultra SCSI-3 (1)
Network RJ-45 (1)
SCSI Controller
Integrated Dual Channel Wide-Ultra SCSI-3 (Symbios 53C876) SCSI Controller
Diskette Drive: 1.44MB
CD-ROM: High Speed IDE CD-ROM Drive
Hard Drives: None ship standard (See options page for hard drive models)
System supports Wide Ultra2 SCSI drives (running at Wide Ultra SCSI-3 speeds)
Maximum Internal Storage:
109.2GB (4 x 18.2GB non-hot plug drive cage + 18.2GB non-hot plug drives in removable media bays)
PCI Bus Configuration
Two PCI and Four shared PCI / ISA on the Riser Board
Form factor
Tower or 5U rack (with optional Tower-to-Rack Conversion Kit)
Power supply
325 W, CE Mark Compliant
  • Power-on password

  • Hot plug keyboard password

  • Diskette drive control

  • Diskette boot control

  • QuickLock

  • Network Server Mode

  • Parallel and serial interface control

  • Administrator's password

  • Disk configuration lock

  • Automatic Server Recovery-2 (ASR-2)

  • Integrated Remote Console (IRC)

  • Hardware Remote Console

  • Full Remote Server Reboot Capability

  • Reset and Failure Sequence Replay

  • Host Hardware Independent

  • Communication is out-of-band

  • Integrated Management Log (IML)

  • Server Health Logging

  • Revision History Table

  • Automatic Revision Tracking

  • Drive Parameter Tracking (with Smart Array Controller)

  • Dynamic Sector Repairing (with Smart Array Controller)

  • Off-Line Backup Processor (optional in Canada)

  • Pre-Failure Warranty (processors, hard drives and memory)

  • Redundant Fan Support

Service and support
Compaq Services provides a wide range of service offerings, including a three-year, limited warranty fully supported by a worldwide network of resellers and service providers, lifetime toll-free 7 x 24 hardware technical phone support, and Pre-Failure Warranty coverage of hard drives, memory and processors. Disaster recovery services are available through partnership with Comdisco.
Note 1: The Wide-Ultra SCSI-3 Adapter supports Wide Ultra2/Ultra3 SCSI hard drives running at Wide-Ultra SCSI-3 speeds.


Software overview

Compaq Software
Compaq Insight Manager
The comprehensive system management tool that monitors the operation of Compaq servers, workstations and clients
Compaq SmartStart
The server configuration and software integration tool from Compaq
Array Configuration Utility (ACU)
Same easy-to-use yet powerful Graphical User Interface (GUI) configuration utility with easy-to- navigate wizards for all Smart Array Controllers
OS Support
The following Operating Systems have been tested and certified:
  • Microsoft Windows NT

  • Microsoft BackOffice Small Business Server

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server

  • Novell NetWare

  • SCO UnixWare and OpenServer


  • IBM OS/2 Warp Family

  • Sun Solaris

Note 2: Certain restrictions and exclusions apply. Consult the Compaq Customer Support Center at 1-800-345-1518 for details. In Canada, consult the Product Information Center at 1-800-567-1616 for details.


Legal Disclaimer: Products sold prior to the November 1, 2015 separation of Hewlett-Packard Company into Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company and HP Inc. may have older product names and model numbers that differ from current models.

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