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HP ProLiant BL460c G6 Server Blade - Overview

Product description

As the world's most popular blade server, the HP ProLiant BL460c Server Blade sets the standard for the data center. Packing two processors, two hot-plug hard drives, up to 96GB of memory, and a dual-port 10 gigabit ethernet adapter into a half-height blade, the BL460c gives IT managers the performance and expandability they need for demanding data center applications.

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What's new

Support for HP 900GB 6G SAS 10K SFF (2.5-inch) Enterprise 3 years Warranty Hard Drive

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Product features

Feature
Specification
Processor
Six Core Processors
  • Intel Xeon Processor X5670 (2.93 GHz, 12MB L3 Cache, 95 W, DDR3-1333, HT, Turbo2/2/2/2/3/3)

  • Intel Xeon Processor X5650 (2.66 GHz, 12MB L3 Cache, 95 W, DDR3-1333, HT, Turbo2/2/2/2/3/3)

  • Intel Xeon Processor L5640 (2.26 GHz, 12MB L3 Cache, 60 W, DDR3-1333, HT, Turbo2/2/3/3/4/4)

Quad-Core Processors
  • Intel Xeon Processor X5570 (2.93 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 95 W, DDR3-1333, HT, Turbo 2/2/3/3)

  • Intel Xeon Processor X5560 (2.80 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 95 W, DDR3-1333, HT, Turbo 2/2/3/3)

  • Intel Xeon Processor X5550 (2.66 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 95 W, DDR3-1333, HT, Turbo 2/2/3/3)

  • Intel Xeon Processor E5640 (2.66 GHz/4-core/12MB/80 W, DDR3-1066, HT, Turbo 1/1/2/2)

  • Intel Xeon Processor E5540 (2.53 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 80 W, DDR3-1066, HT, Turbo 1/1/2/2)

  • Intel Xeon Processor L5530 (2.40 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 60 W, DDR3-1066, HT, Turbo 1/1/2/2)

  • Intel Xeon Processor E5530 (2.40 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 80 W, DDR3-1066, HT, Turbo 1/1/2/2)

  • Intel Xeon Processor E5520 (2.26 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 80 W, DDR3-1066, HT, Turbo 1/1/2/2)

  • Intel Xeon Processor E5506 (2.13 GHz, 4MB L3 Cache, 80 W, DDR3-800)

  • Intel Xeon Processor E5504 (2.00 GHz, 4MB L3 Cache, 80 W, DDR3-800)

  • Intel Xeon Processor L5530 (2.40 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 60 W, DDR3-1066, HT, Turbo 1/1/2/2)

  • Intel Xeon Processor L5520 (2.26 GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 60 W, DDR3-1066, HT, Turbo 1/1/2/2)

  • Intel Xeon Processor L5506 (2.13 GHz, 4MB L3 Cache, 60 W, DDR3-800)

Dual-Core Processors
  • Intel Xeon Processor E5502 (1.86 GHz, 4MB L3 Cache, 80 W, DDR3-800)

NOTE: HT indicates that the processor model supports Intel Hyper-Threading Technology.

Turbo indicates the maximum potential frequency increment when using Intel Turbo Boost Technology, with 4, 3, 2, and 1 cores active.

DDR3 speed is the maximum memory speed of the processor. Actual memory speed may depend on the quantity and type of DIMMs installed.

For the Intel 5500 Series, the letter preceding the model number indicates the performance/wattage of the processor. "X" denotes High Performance/Wattage; "E" denotes Enterprise Performance/Wattage (Mainstream); and "L" denotes Lower Wattage.

Upgradeability
Upgradeable to two (2) processors
Cache Memory
  • 4MB shared L3 cache

  • 8MB shared L3 cache

  • 12MB shared L3 cache

Chipset
Intel 5500 Chipset
Memory
Type
DDR3 Registered (RDIMM) or Unbuffered (UDIMM)
Standard
6GB (3 x 2GB) RDIMM
Maximum(RDIMM)
192GB (12 x 16 GB) for Registered Memory configurations
Maximum (UDIMM)
48GB (12 x 4 GB) for Unbuffered Memory configurations
NOTE: Depending on the memory configuration and processor model the memory speed may run at 1333 MHz, 1066 MHz or 800 MHz. Click here to access the HPE Server Memory Configurator page .
Network Controller
Embedded NC532i Dual Port Flex-10 10GbE Multifunction Server Adapter
One (1) additional 10/100 NIC dedicated to iLO 2 Management
I/O Expansion Slots
Two (2) I/O expansion mezzanine slots (x8 PCI Express)
Integrated Manageability
HP Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) management processor
Storage Controller
Type
HP Smart Array P410i Controller (RAID 0/1)
Available Options: 256MB cache, Battery-Backed Write Cache (BBWC) module for 256MB cache,512MB cache with Battery Backed Write Cache (BBWC), 1G and 512MB Flash Backed Write Cache(FBWC), and Smart Array Advanced Pack.
NOTE: Supports two (2) Small Form Factor (SFF) Hot Plug drive bays.
Maximum Internal Storage (One of the followingdepending on Model)
Hot Plug SAS
2TB
2 x 1TB Serial SCSI
Hot Plug SATA
2TB
2 x 1TB Serial ATA
Hot Plug SATA SSD
240GB
2 x 120GB Serial ATA SSD
Graphics
Integrated ATI RN-50, 64MB video memory
Graphics Resolution Supported
Resolution Color Depths
1600 x 1280, 64K, 256, 16
1280 x 1024, 16.7M, 64k, 256, 16
1024 x 768, 16.7M, 64k, 256,16
800 x 600, 16.7M, 64k, 256, 16
640 x 480, 16.7M, 64k, 256, 16
NOTE: Maximum resolution available via HP Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) remote console is 1280 x1024.
Compatible SAN
HP ProLiant BL460c G6 server blades are optimized for HP MSA, EVA and XP
NOTE: HP ProLiant BL460c G6 server blades are compatible with select 3rd party SANs.

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Software overview

Feature
Specification
OS Support
  • Microsoft Windows Server

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)

  • Solaris 10 for x86/x64 based Systems

  • VMware

  • Citrix XenServer

  • NetWare

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Link to QuickSpecs

Information for this Overview is taken from the product QuickSpecs. To access the complete QuickSpecs for this product, select the desired link from the following list:

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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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