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HPE ProLiant DL320 G5 Server - Overview

Product description

The HP ProLiant DL320 Generation 5 (G5) Server is an enterprise rack-optimized server at an entry level price. The highly manageable one processor, 1U server is ideal for single-application IT infrastructure, web, and edge-of-network applications.


Product features

NOTE: One of the listed processors, depending on the model
  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon processor 3070 (2.67 GHz, 4 MB L2 Cache, 65 Watts, 1066 MHz Front Side Bus (FSB))
  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 3060 (2.40 GHz, 4 MB of L2 Cache, 65 Watts, 1066 MHz Front Side Bus [FSB])
  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 3050 (2.13 GHz, 2 MB of L2 Cache, 65 Watts, 1066 MHz FSB)
  • Dual-Core Intel Xeon Processor 3040 (1.86 GHz, 2 MB of L2 Cache, 65 Watts, 1066 MHz FSB)
  • Dual-Core Intel Pentium D processor 925 (3.0GHz, 2x2MB L2 Cache, 95 Watts, 800MHz FSB)
  • Dual-Core Intel Pentium D Processor 820 (2.8 GHz, 2 x 1 MB of L2 Cache, 95 Watts, 800 MHz FSB)
  • Single-Core Intel Pentium 4 Processor 651 (3.4 GHz, 2 MB of L2 Cache, 86 Watts, 800 MHz FSB)
  • Intel Celeron D Processor 352 (3.2 GHz, 512 KB of L2 Cache, 86 Watts, 533-MHz FSB)
Cache Memory
NOTE: One of the listed items, depending on the model
  • 4 MB of L2 Cache (for models with Intel Xeon Processor 3060)
  • 2 MB of L2 Cache (for models with the Intel Xeon Processors 3040 and 3050)
  • 2x2 MB L2 Cache (for Models with the Intel Pentium-D processor 925)
  • 2 x 1 MB of L2 Cache (for models with the Intel Pentium-D Processor 820)
  • 2 MB of L2 Cache (for models with the Intel Pentium-4 Processor 651)
  • 512 KB of L2 Cache (for models with the Intel Celeron-D Processor 352)
Intel 3000 Chipset
NOTE: One of the listed items, depending on the model
Memory Protection
Advanced ECC
PC2-5300 (667 MHz) unbuffered ECC DDR2 SDRAM
Interleaving is optional (it is enabled when DIMMs are populated in pairs)
DIMM Sockets
Standard - Celeron D Model
512 MB (1 x 512 MB)
Standard – Xeon Models
1 GB (1 x 1 GB)
Maximum Memory
8 GB
Network Controller
Embedded NC324i PCI Express Dual Port Gigabit Server Adapter
Expansion Slots
Expansion Slots
Slot Number
Bus Speed
Hot Plug
PCI Voltage
PCI-Express Non Hot-Plug Riser(Standard)
PCI Express x8(x8 connector)
PCI Express x1(x8 connector)
PCI-X Non Hot-Plug Riser (Optional)
64-bit/133 MHz PCI-X
3.3 Volt
PCI Express x1(x8 connector)
Storage Controllers
Integrated Intel 82801GR Serial ATA Host Controller with RAID 0/1 support.
Hot Plug serial attached SCSI (SAS) and serial ATA (SATA) controllers available via PCI card option.
Diskette Drive
Diskette Drive Assembly Option Kit is available.
Optical Drive
CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, and DVD-RW Drive Option Kits are available.
Hard Drives
NOTE: One of the listed items, depending on model
Hard Drives – Non Hot-Plug SATA
A maximum of two non hot-plug SATA 3.5-inch drives
Hard Drives – Hot-Plug SATA/SAS
A maximum of two hot-plug SATA or SAS 3.5-inch drives
NOTE: Requires optional PCI card.
Maximum Internal Storage
1.5 TB
2 x 750 GB SATA
600 GB
2 x 300 GB SAS
USB Ports
4 total (1 front, 1 internal, 2 rear)
1 (rear)
(Optional second video connector in front)
Network RJ-45
iLO 2 Remote Management Port
Integrated ATI ES1000 Video Controller with 16-MB SDRAM Video Memory
Form Factor
Rack (1U), (1.70 in/4.45 cm), 24.0 inches (60.96 cm) deep
Industry Standard Compliance
  • ACPI 2.0
  • PCI 3.0 Compliant
  • PXE Support
  • WOL Support
  • Microsoft Logo certifications
  • USB 2.0
Intelligent Manageability
  • Automatic Server Recovery (ASR)
  • Integrated Lights Out (iLO) Advanced Pack (optional)
  • HP Systems Insight Manager
  • Integrated Management Log
  • Drive Parameter Tracking (with Smart Array Controllers)
  • Dynamic Sector Repairing (with Smart Array Controllers)
  • Pre-Failure Warranty (covers processors, SAS hard drives, and memory)
  • Front and Rear Unit ID (UID) button/LED
  • Power-on password
  • Keyboard password
  • Diskette drive control
  • Diskette boot control
  • USB port control
  • Removable CD-ROM/Diskette Drive Assembly
  • Administrator's password
Server Power Cords
North America
One 6-foot Lowline and one 6-foot Highline (IEC-IEC) power cord ships standard
One 6-foot IEC (Highline) and one 6-foot Lowline power cord ships standard
Rest of world (ROW)
One 6-foot Highline (IEC) power cord ships standard
NOTE: Localized cables are included with geographic-specific models in other world regions.
Power Supply
Auto-sensing 450-Watt Power Factor Correcting (PFC) Power Supply, CE Mark Compliant
System Fans
Four dual-rotor fans ship standard.
A total of four dual-rotor fans are supported internally.
N+1 Redundancy (one rotor only).
Factory Express Portfolio for Servers and Storage
HP Factory Express offers configuration, customization, integration and deployment services for HP servers and storage products. Customers can choose how their factory solutions are built, tested, integrated, shipped and deployed.
Factory Express offers service packages for simple configuration, racking, installation, complex configuration, and design services, as well as individual factory services, such as image loading, asset tagging, and custom packaging. HP products supported through Factory Express include a wide array of servers and storage: HP Integrity, HP ProLiant, HP ProLiant Server Blades, HP BladeSystem, and HP 9000 servers, as well as the MSA1000, VA7xxx, EVA, XP, rackable tape libraries and configurable network switches.
Service and Support
This product is covered by a global limited warranty and supported by HP Services and a worldwide network of resellers and service providers. Hardware diagnostic support and repair is available for one year from date of purchase. Support for software and initial setup is available for 90 days from date of purchase. Additional support may be covered under the warranty or available for an additional fee. Enhancements to warranty services are available through HP Care Pack services or customized service agreements.
HP Care Pack services include coverage for the HP branded hardware options qualified for the server, purchased at the same time or afterward, internal to the enclosure, as well as 22" and smaller external monitors and tower UPS options up to 3kVA; these items will be covered at the same service level and for the same coverage period as the server. Coverage of UPS Battery is not included, standard warranty terms & conditions apply. For servers or storage systems installed within a rack, service also covers all HP qualified rack options installed within the same rack.


Software overview

Operating System Support
Operating System Support
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (web, standard, and enterprise editions; standard and enterprise editions for 64-bit extensions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL3, RHEL4)
  • SuSE Linux (SuSE Enterprise Server 9, Enterprise Server 10)
NOTE: Support differences exist between the SATA and SAS configurations.
NOTE: For a more complete and up-to-date listing of supported operating systems and versions, Click here to visit the Operating System product site .
NOTE: For more complete and up-to-date information about Linux support, Click here to visit the HP Linux website
NOTE: For more complete and up-to-date information on how to buy server operating systems from HP, Click here to visit our Operating System Support Matrix
ProLiant Essentials Software
HP Systems Insight Manager
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM) provides a unified, secure, and extensible environment to centrally manage servers, storage, and other infrastructure devices across multiple operating system platforms.
Through a single management view, HP SIM provides core management services that include device discovery and identification, event views, health monitoring, inventory data collection, software version control, and reporting. HP SIM is built on industry standards and is extensible with value-added ProLiant Essentials, Integrity Essentials, and Storage Essentials software to meet individual management needs. Click here to access more details about HP SIM
HP SIM provides organizations with the following benefits:
  • Simplifies and consolidates infrastructure lifecycle management using task- and query-based functionality
  • Provides the foundation for infrastructure automation and virtualization
  • Enables IT management based on business processes not hardware platforms
  • Lowers infrastructure maintenance cost and frees resources for innovation
  • Maximizes resource utilization with virtualization technologies
  • Provides a central point of integration between infrastructure and Enterprise management tools, such as HP OpenView
Insight Management Agents
Insight Management Agents should be installed on all HP servers to present system instrumentation, health, and configuration information into HP Systems Insight Manager and the HP System Management Homepage. The HP System Management Homepage aggregates systems data from Insight Management Agents and other HP management tools, providing a consolidated browser-based interface for managing individual servers.
Insight Management Agents and the HP System Management Homepage are included in HP ProLiant Support Packs, and can also be installed using the server profiles provided with the HP ProLiant Essentials Rapid Deployment Pack. To access additional information about the Management Agents and the HP System Management Homepage, Click here to access the management website .
SmartStart is a tool that simplifies server setup, providing a rapid way to deploy consistent server configurations. For more information about SmartStart, Click here to access the SmartStart website .
Minimum SmartStart version supported: SmartStart 7.51.
Subscriber's Choice
Subscriber's Choice Driver and Support Alerts/Notifications is a web-based email subscription service that provides automatic delivery of software and driver change notifications for HP ProLiant products. Click here to sign up and customize your profile to receive various new alerts as they become available, on a weekly or monthly basis.
ROMPaq, Support Software, and Configuration Utilities
The latest software, drivers, and firmware, fully optimized and tested for your ProLiant server, and options available in SmartStart, or downloadable from the Software and Drivers download pages. Click here to access the SmartStart website .
Survey Utility and Diagnostics Utilities
The most advanced configuration analysis, reporting, and troubleshooting utilities used by HP are at your fingertips, available in SmartStart.
Optional ProLiant Essentials Value Packs
Optional software offerings that selectively extend the functionality of an Adaptive Infrastructure to address specific business problems and needs:
  • Rapid Deployment Pack (RDP) is an automated deployment and provisioning solution for all HP ProLiant servers. RDP includes the ProLiant Integration Module, featuring ProLiant server pre-configured events for operating system installation, and optimized software drivers, firmware, and management agents. Every RDP disc includes a 7-day, 10-node trial license for evaluation purposes. RDP requires a license for each server deployed and is available for purchase with HP servers. Click here for more information .

  • Workload Management Pack provides easier management of complex environments, improving overall server utilization and enabling Microsoft Windows 2000 customers, for the first time, to confidently deploy multiple applications on a single multiprocessor HP ProLiant Server.

  • Integrated Lights-Out Advanced Pack is a licensed option that activates advanced iLO 2 features, such as virtual KVM and virtual media, to enable full remote control of HP ProLiant servers.

  • Performance Management Pack is a performance management solution that identifies and explains hardware performance bottlenecks on HP ProLiant servers and attached options, enabling users to better use their valuable resources.

  • Intelligent Networking Pack detects and analyzes network bottlenecks or broken network linkages and steers traffic to the optimum route based on network conditions. Plus, it provides an extra layer of protection. The virus throttle feature of the solution slows the propagation of fast spreading viruses.

  • Vulnerability and Patch Management Pack identifies and remediates software security vulnerabilities that are due to missing patches, as well operating system configurations that can be exploited by viruses, worms, and other blended threats.

  • Virtual Machine Management Pack provides central management and control of virtual machines from Microsoft and VMware. An integrated approach provides the ability to manage both physical and virtual resources from a single management console.

  • Server Migration Pack automates the manual processes required for migrating servers between physical or virtual platforms (P2V, V2P, and V2V).

NOTE: Flexible and volume quantity license kits are available for ProLiant Essentials Value Packs. Click here for more information , or refer to the various ProLiant Essentials Value Pack product QuickSpecs.


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