Performance and flexibility that mean business for your business needs. The HPE ProLiant DL385p Gen8 Server sets the price/performance leadership standard for this generation of servers. With Gen8 designed-in quality, serviceability, performance and enhanced configuration flexibility, this customer-inspired design offers the perfect solution for virtualization, database, and dynamic computing workloads.
- Eliminate infrastructure complexity with HPE OneView 1.10. Now available on all HPE ProLiant DL Gen8 Servers!
- Up to two AMD Opteron™ 6300 series processors with up to 16 cores per CPU for new levels of performance and efficiency over the previous generation.
- Expand VM memory with up to 50% more capacity over the last generation using HPE SmartMemory.
- For your cloud, virtualization and database solutions - up to six available PCIe slots for storage and networking expansion.
- New FlexibleLOM technology for a choice in networking with 1 Gb or 10 Gb NICs, CNA, SFP+, FCoE or InfiniBand options.
- HPE Smart Array controllers for increased performance, improved manageability, and reduced downtime.
Redefining the Customer Experience with HPE ProActive Insight Architecture
User-inspired design features that prevent data loss, reduce downtime, and improve serviceability include HPE SmartDrives, "Snap and Go" rail kit options, and tool-less access to components.
Integrated Lifecycle Automation provides intuitive system management with simplified provisioning, proactive health monitoring and alerting, and automated firmware and system software maintenance.
Dynamic Workload Acceleration converges storage, compute, and I/O to turbo-charge performance and resiliency while eliminating bottlenecks.
Automated Energy Optimization reclaims space, power, and cooling resources needed for workloads and extends your data center capacity.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise proactive support services enable industry leading performance, uptime and productivity integrated into a personalized, simplified support experience.
Unlock your Infrastructure’s Potential with HPE Easy-to-use Integrated Management and Support
HPE iLO Management Engine is a complete set of embedded features, standard on all HPE ProLiant Gen8 servers. Includes HPE iLO, HPE Agentless Management, HPE Active Health System, HPE Intelligent Provisioning, and HPE Embedded Remote Support.
HPE Insight Control provides advanced management capabilities across the lifecycle of your HPE ProLiant server infrastructure. HPE iLO Advanced, a key component, provides enhanced remote server functions that reduce IT travel costs and decrease resolution time.
HPE Insight Online with HPE Insight Remote Support provides 24X7 remote monitoring and anywhere, anytime personalized access to your IT and support status.
HPE SmartUpdate reduces deployment time and update complexity by systematically updating server infrastructure in the data center. Includes HPE Smart Update Manager (HPE SUM), HPE Service Pack for ProLiant (SPP), and other products.
Improved Performance and Capacity for Compute, Storage
AMD Opteron™ 6300 Series Processors, providing new levels of performance and efficiency over the previous generation.
HPE SmartMemory prevents data loss and downtime with enhanced error handling while improving workload performance and power efficiency.
HPE SmartDrive technology improves serviceability and prevents data loss with features such as icon-based status display and do-not-remove LED.
Energy Efficiency by Design
First in industry to include 3D array of sensors to help automate server efficiency and direct cooling and power as needed, saving on cooling costs.
High efficiency 80+ certified HPE Common Slot Redundant Power Supplies provide up to 94% efficiency (Platinum) and support HPE Power Discovery Services.
ENERGY STAR® qualified server configurations illustrate the Hewlett Packard Enterprise ongoing commitment to help customers conserve energy and save money.
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