Dell PowerEdge R230 Rack Server

PowerEdge R230
Powerful and efficient 1-socket rack server for small and medium businesses (SMB)
and remote office/branch office (ROBO).
The Dell PowerEdge R230 is an excellent first server or
replacement server for driving applications in SMB. Compared
to the previous-generation PowerEdge R220, the R230 delivers
greater memory capacity, more hard drives and I/O slots, and
accelerates data throughput and IOPs performance. The R230 also
supports the full-feature remote management of the integrated
Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC8) with Lifecycle Controller,
making it highly attractive for ROBO of large institutions.
Discover greater versatility
Accommodate data growth through time with up to four
internal 3.5-inch cabled or hot-plug hard drives. Expand memory
capacity with four DIMM slots supporting up to 64GB of DDR4
memory to drive application performance and fast response
times. Adapt flexibly to changing workload conditions with
a virtualization-ready server supporting Microsoft® Windows
Server® with Hyper-V®, VMWare® vSphere® ESXi® and Citrix®
Deliver powerful performance
Accelerate compute performance across a wide range of
applications with a processor from the latest Intel® Xeon®
processor E3-1200 v5 product family. Drive 33% faster
memory performance with DDR4 memory compared to
DDR3. Boost I/O data throughput with 2 x PCIe 3.0 slots
driving 2x data throughput compared to PCIe 2.0. Deliver
2x IOPS performance with R230/PERC9 compared to the
previous-generation R220/PERC8.
Maximize operational efficiency
Deploy smoothly and rapidly with Dell OpenManage systems
management solutions. Easily monitor system health and behavior
with the simple, intuitive Dell OpenManage Essentials console.
Gain additional levels of convenience and high availability
protection with hot-plug hard drives.
Innovative management with intelligent automation
The Dell OpenManage systems management portfolio
includes innovative solutions that simplify and automate
management tasks, making IT operations more efficient
and more cost-effective throughout the server lifecycle.
Leveraging the incomparable agent-free capabilities of the
PowerEdge embedded iDRAC with Lifecycle Controller
technology, server deployment, configuration and updates
are rapid, confident and worry-free. Monitoring and control
of the R230 is provided by OpenManage Essentials and
can also enable anytime, anywhere mobile access, through
OpenManage Mobile.
PowerEdge R230
• 1-socket rack server with a
choice of latest Intel Xeon
E3-1200 v5 processors
• Up to 4 x DDR4 DIMMs
• Up to 4 x 3.5” hard drives
Technical specification
Form factor
1U rack server
1 processor from the following product families:
•Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1200 v5 product family
•Intel Pentium®
•Intel CoreTM i3
•Intel Celeron®
Intel C236
Operating system
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, x64
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®
VMware® Vsphere® 2015
Architecture: Up to 2133MT/s DDR4 DIMMs
Memory type: UDIMMs
Memory module sockets: 4
Maximum RAM: Up to 64GB
Hypervisor support
Microsoft Windows Server with Hyper-V®
Citrix® XenServer®
VMware® vSphere® ESXi®
Drive bays
2 x 3.5” cabled HDD 4 x 3.5” cabled HDD
4 x 3.5” hot-swap or 2.5” hot-swap in hybrid drive carrier
2 x PCIe 3.0 slots: x16 slot, full height (1x8 3.0)+ x8 slot,low profile (1x4 3.0)
RAID controllers
PERC S130, PERC H330, PERC H730, PERC H830
Network controller
Broadcom® 5720
Broadcom quad-port 1Gb Base-T adapter
Broadcom dual-port 1Gb Base-T adapter
250W cabled PSU
• 2 x 3.5” cabled HDD 19.5” 1U chassis • 4 x 3.5” cabled HDD 19.5” 1U chassis • 4 x 3.5” hot-swap or 2.5” hot-swap in hybrid drive carrier
Systems management:
• IPMI 2.0 compliant
• Dell OpenManage Essentials
• Dell OpenManage Mobile
• Dell OpenManage Power Center
2.5” SATA 7.2K
2.5” nearline SAS 7.2K
3.5” Enterprise SATA 7.2K HDDs
3.5” nearline SAS 7.2K HDDs
3.5” 7.2K SATA entry drives
Dell OpenManage Integrations:
• Dell OpenManage Integration Suite for Microsoft
System Center
• Dell OpenManage Integration for VMware vCenter®
Dell OpenManage Connections:
• HP Operations Manager, IBM Tivoli® Netcool® and CA Network
and Systems Management
• Dell OpenManage Plug-in for Oracle® Database Manager
Remote management:
iDRAC8 with Lifecycle Controller, iDRAC8 Express (default),
iDRAC8 Enterprise (upgrade), 8GB vFlash media (upgrade),
16GB vFlash media (upgrade)
Device access
5 total USB:
Rear: 2 x USB 3.0 ports Front: 2 x USB 2.0 ports Internal: 1 x USB 3.0 port
Rack support
ReadyRails™ II sliding rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes or tooled mounting in 4-post
threaded hole racks, with support for optional
tool-less cable management arm.
Depth without Bezel : 495.0 mm (19.5 in)
Depth with Bezel : 676.92mm (20.8 In)
Height : 42.8mm (1.68 in)
Width without rack latches : 434.0mm (17.08 in)
Width with rack latches : 482.4mm (18.99 in)
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