Dell PowerEdge R720xd: Specs and Rack Compatibility

 

The Dell PowerEdge R720xd is a 2U rack server designed for data intensive operations. This server features highly scalable memory, I/O capabilities, and flexible network options. For those who need to quickly access and process vast amounts of data, this rack server is ideal for any mid-size or large business.

PowerEdge R720xd Mounting Equipment

PowerEdge R720xd Mounting Specifications

Chassis Dimensions: 

  • Length (depth): 28” (723 mm)
  • Width: 17” (444 mm)
  • Height: 3.43” (87.3 mm)
  • Weight: 32.5 kg (71.6 lbs)

Mounting Requirements:

  • U height: 2U
  • Rack width: 17”
  • Mountable depth: 28”

PowerEdge R720xd Hardware Specifications        

  • RAM: Up to 768GB (24 DIMM Slots): 2GB/4GB/8GB/16GB/32GB DDR3 up to 1600MHz
  • Storage: Up to 38TB, up to twenty six 2.5” drives or up to twelve 3.5” drives plus two 2.5” drives
  • CPU options: Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 product family
  • Power: Platinum efficiency 495W, 750W or Platinum+ efficiency 1100W power supplies, Auto-ranging power supplies
  • Remote management: iDRAC7 with Lifecycle Controller

Dell PowerEdge R720xd Dimensions and Rack Compatibility

The PowerEdge R720xd chassis is 2 rack units in height, has a depth of 28 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 a slide rail kit to fit the shoulder screws of the PowerEdge R720xd.

 

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

Universal rails that have a height of 2U and support up to 28 inches of depth will be compatible with the PE R720xd. 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 R720xd: Specs and Rack Compatibility
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Dell PowerEdge R720xd: Specs and Rack Compatibility
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The Dell PowerEdge R720xd is a 2U rack server designed for data intensive operations. For those who need to quickly access and process vast amounts of data, this rack server is ideal for any mid-size or large business.
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