HPE BladeSystem

One infrastructure, with one management platform. That’s the Power of One.

The Foundation for the Software-Defined Data Centre

Hewlett Packard Enterprise can help you converge your compute, storage, network, management and virtualisation into one federated and one automated infrastructure.

HPE BladeSystem and HPE OneView deliver a single infrastructure and single management platform with federated intelligence, automated for rapid service delivery and rock-solid reliability.

Streamline and accelerate every step of your IT operations – from client to cloud – by combining HPE BladeSystem with the powerful HPE OneView management platform.

That’s why Gartner named us a leader in the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Modular Servers.

Why Choose HPE BladeSystem?

Speed Deployment of IT Services

On average, HPE BladeSystem users deploy new services in 64% less time. That can mean shrinking 20-hour deployments to less than one hour.

Make IT a Centre of Innovation

Users are 15% more productive due to improved performance and availability of important business applications.

Reduce Business Risk

HPE BladeSystem users experience an average of 91.3% less downtime after deployments.

Learn how HPE BladeSystem can reduce data centre costs up to 56%.

  • HPE BladeSystem c7000 Enclosures
    • System fan features: Hot plug redundant standard
    • Form factor: 10U
    • BladeSystems: supported
    • Management features: Redundant Onboard Administrator – LAN and serial access
    • Power availability: various options available


  • HPE ProLiant BL660c Gen9
    • Processors: 2 or 4 Intel® Xeon® E5-4600 v2
    • Memory: Up to 2TB DDR4 SmartMemory
    • Storage: (4) SFF SAS/SATA/SSD
    • Network: 10Gb 536FLB FlexFabric Adapter
    • Power supply type: Enclosure-based
    • Expansion slots: Up to 3
  • HPE Virtual Connect FlexFabric-20/40 F8

    • Bridging fabric: Line rate, full-duplex 1.2Tb/s
    • External Network: 4 x 40Gb and 8 x 10Gb ports
    • Internal: 16 x 10/20Gb ports to servers
    • Management: HPE OneView, Virtual Connect Manager

  • HPE StoreAll 8200
    • Form factor: 2U rack mount
    • Storage controllers: Smart Array P420i; Fibre Channel HBA
    • Supported disk arrays:  HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 and 10000
    • Drives: Two 300 GB 6G 10K SFF Dual-port ENT SAS (included for StoreAll OS only)

Customise Your Infrastructure Transformation

Financial Services

Scale now with financial planning and flexible payment options.

Transformation Services

Optimise your enterprise with our services for cloud, security, mobility and big data analytics.


White Paper : Top Five Reasons to Move to HPE BladeSystem

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An IDC InforBrief, sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

White Paper : Eight Steps to Building an HPE BladeSystem

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A Family Guide to building a better BladeSystem

Case Study : Mansfield Oil Transforms Its Business with HPE BladeSystem

Case Study

Innovative fuel supplier boosts productivity while streamlining IT with HPE ProLiant Server Blades.

White Paper : Inside the HPE ProLiant Gen 9 C-Class Server Blades

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See what makes the ProLiant Gen 9 servers special on the inside.

Case Study : AmeriPride Leverages HPE BladeSystem

Case Study

HPE BladeSystem provides a flexible platform for continual transformation and innovation.

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Blog Post : Hewlett Packard Enterprise Business Community

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Join the conversation in the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Business Community.

White Paper : The Total Economic Impact™ Of HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen8 Blade Servers

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Forrester’s Total Economic Impact study of HPE ProLiant BL460c blade servers deployed for financial services.