The HP BladeSystem continues to expand its portfolio of products specifically designed for high performance and scale-out datacenters with the addition of the BL280c G6 server blade. The Intel Xeon processors provide significant performance improvements and faster I/O throughput. Also, the DDR3 memory technology is more energy efficient and has better cooling than existing memory options. Overall, the BL280c offers customers the latest technology for improved power efficiency and performance optimization.
- Simple, flexible feature set for system optimization
The simple and efficient features of the BL280c G6 make it easy for compute clusters to customize and deploy applications in large datacenters: Affordable, low price server blade significantly reduces the initial investment cost for datacenters deploying hundreds of servers at once; Simple feature set makes it easy to customize server nodes that only support one application; Exceptional price per watt delivers datacenter savings over the lifetime of the server; HP ProLiant Onboard Administrator streamlines datacenter management applications and allows quick deployment of servers.
- Industry-leading management tools
The HP BladeSystem management programs improve efficiency by allowing datacenter managers the option to deploy and manage datacenters remotely: Conserve valuable IT resources and time by centralizing and simplifying management functions with ProLiant Onboard Administrator; HP iLO Advanced for BladeSystem - additional iLO features with power capping, power regulator reporting, scripted multi-server virtual media and additional enterprise security; HP Insight Control Environment for BladeSystem - HP Insight Control Environment for BladeSystem is an integrated suite of software that simplifies the provisioning and management of HP BladeSystem infrastructures.