Dell PowerEdge R510: Specs and Rack Compatibility

 

The Dell PowerEdge R510 is a multipurpose 2U rack server designed to balance internal storage, redundancy, and value. This server features a purposeful design, simplified systems management, and energy-optimized technology. For those who need large amounts of internal storage capacity, this rack server is a great platform for core business applications such as Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Exchange.

PowerEdge R510 Mounting Equipment

PowerEdge R510 Mounting specifications

Chassis Dimensions: 

  • Length (depth): 24” (610.2 mm)  
  • Width: 17.19” (436.6 mm)
  • Height: 3.40” (86.4 mm)
  • Weight: 4 drives: 16 kg max (35.2 lb), 8 drives: 22.5 kg (49.5 lbs) 12 drives: 29 kg max (63.8 lbs)

Mounting Requirements:

  • U height: 2U
  • Rack width: 19”
  • Mountable depth: 24-26”

PowerEdge R510 hardware specifications 

  • RAM: Up to 128GB (8 DIMM slots): 1GB/2GB/4GB/8GB/16GB DDR3 up to 1333MHz
  • Storage: Hot-plug hard drive options: 2.5” SAS SSD, SATA SSD, SAS (10K); 3.5” SAS (15K, 10K), nearline SAS (7.2K), SATA (7.2K). Cabled hard drive options: 2.5” SATA SSD, SAS (10K), nearline SAS (7.2K); 3.5” SAS (15K, 10K), nearline SAS (7.2K), SATA (7.2K)
  • CPU options: Quad-core or six-core Intel Xeon processors 5500 and 5600 series
  • Power: Non-redundant, 480W (80+ SILVER), Auto Ranging (100V~240V); Hot-Swap redundant 750W, Auto Ranging (100V~240V); Hot-Swap redundant 750W, Auto Ranging (100V~240V)
  • Remote management: iDRAC6 optional

Dell PowerEdge R510 dimensions and rack compatibility

The PowerEdge R510 chassis is 2 rack unit in height, has a depth of 24 inches and will fit in standard EIA 19 inch racks

 

4-Post Rack
4-Post, Open Frame Rack

Rails allow for the most efficient use of space when mounting servers. RackSolutions specifically designed fixed rails to fit the shoulder screws of the PowerEdge R510.

 

Cobra 80 Slide Rail for Dell
2U Cobra 80 Rails for Dell

Universal rails that have a height of 2U and support up to 24 inches of depth will be compatible with the PE R510. A benefit of these is the ability to re-use them for different servers or future upgrades. Plus, it’s easy to slide your server in and out of them for maintenance.

 

universal rails r6515
Universal Rails

Other products that will be useful when mounting your server can be found here:

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Dell PowerEdge R510: Specs and Rack Compatibility
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Dell PowerEdge R510: Specs and Rack Compatibility
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The Dell PowerEdge R510 is a 2U rack server designed to balance internal storage, redundancy, and value. This rack server is a great platform for core business applications such as Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Exchange.
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