Redington brings again the IBM Blade Server Rate Contract under DGS&D

Redington India Limited again brought the IBM Blade Server Rate Contract under DGS&D. In this year IBM Blade Server Rate contract, Intel Six Core CPU introduced as in last year rate contract had Quad Core CPU. Details are given as below:

Product ComparisonBladeCenter HS22( Quad Core CPU)BladeCenter HS22( Six Core CPU)
Processor Sockets22
ProcessorsXeon E5504 (2.00GHz 80W)Xeon L5640 (2.26GHz 60W)
Xeon E5506 (2.13GHz 80W)Xeon E5645 (2.40GHz 80W)
Xeon L5506 (2.13GHz 60W)Xeon E5649 (2.53GHz 80W)
Xeon E5507 (2.26GHz 80W)Xeon X5650 (2.66GHz 95W)
Xeon L5518 (2.13GHz 60W)Xeon X5660 (2.80GHz 95W)
Xeon E5520 (2.26GHz 80W)Xeon X5670 (2.93GHz 95W)
Xeon L5520 (2.26GHz 60W)Xeon X5675 (3.06GHz 95W)
Xeon E5530 (2.4G0Hz 80W)Xeon X5680 (3.33GHz 130W)
Xeon L5530 (2.40GHz 60W)Xeon X5690 (3.46GHz 130W)
Xeon E5540 (2.53GHz 80W)
Xeon X5550 (2.66GHz 95W)
Xeon X5560 (2.80GHz 95W)
Xeon X5570 (2.93GHz 95W)
Xeon L5609 (1.86GHz 40W)
Xeon E5620 (2.40GHz 80W)
Xeon E5630 (2.53GHz 80W)
Xeon L5630 (2.13GHz 40W)
Xeon L5638 (2.00GHz 60W)
Xeon E5640 (2.66GHz 80W)
Xeon X5667 (3.06GHz 95W)
Xeon X5677 (3.46GHz 130W)
Memory TechnologyDDR3 VLP RDIMMs (regular and low power)DDR3 VLP RDIMMs (regular and low power)
Memory ProtectionECC, Chipkill, Memory MirroringECC, Chipkill, Memory Mirroring
Maximum MemoryUp to 192GB (12 x 16GB RDIMMs) or 48GB (12 x 4GB UDIMMs)Up to 192GB (12 x 16GB RDIMMs) or 48GB (12 x 4GB UDIMMs)
ChipsetIntel 5520 (Tylersburg)Intel 5520 (Tylersburg)
Drive ControllerEmbedded 4-port LSI 1064E SAS controller, optional ServeRAID-MR10ie
(CIOv) with battery
Embedded 4-port LSI 1064E SAS controller, optional ServeRAID-MR10ie
(CIOv) with battery
Storage Bays2 x 2.5″ SAS/SATA/SSD hot-swap drive bays2 x 2.5″ SAS/SATA/SSD hot-swap drive bays
SATA Drives Supported160GB (7200), 500GB (7200)160GB (7200), 500GB (7200)
SAS Drives Supported73GB (15K), 73GB (15K, 6Gb/s), 146GB (10K), 146GB (10K, 6Gb/s), 146GB
(15K, 6Gb/s), 300GB (10K, 6Gb/s), 500GB (7200, 6Gb/s), 600GB (10K,
6Gb/s)
73GB (15K), 73GB (15K, 6Gb/s), 146GB (10K), 146GB (10K, 6Gb/s), 146GB
(15K, 6Gb/s), 300GB (10K, 6Gb/s), 500GB (7200, 6Gb/s), 600GB (10K,
6Gb/s)
Solid State Drives Supported31.4GB, 50GB SATA (2.5”)31.4GB, 50GB SATA (2.5”)
Internal Media PortUSBUSB
RAID SupportEmbedded LSI Logic 1064E SAS controller supports RAID 0 and 1 standard;Embedded LSI Logic 1064E SAS controller supports RAID 0 and 1 standard;
Redundant ConnectionsYesYes
Ethernet StandardBroadcom 5709S dual-port Gigabit Ethernet controller with failover
support and TOE
Broadcom 5709S dual-port Gigabit Ethernet controller with failover
support and TOE
I/O Expansion Slots StandardSupports two daughter cards: 1 x CIOv slot (standard PCI Express
daughter card) and 1 x CFFh slot (high-speed PCI Express daughter card)
Supports two daughter cards: 1 x CIOv slot (standard PCI Express
daughter card) and 1 x CFFh slot (high-speed PCI Express daughter card)
Management ModuleFull IMM, HW key for remote presence enablementFull IMM, HW key for remote presence enablement
Trusted Platform Module SupportTPM 1.2TPM 1.2
Optional 4 Gb and 8Gb Fibre Channel HBAsQLogic or EmulexQLogic or Emulex
Light-Path DiagnosticsYes (persistent without power)Yes (persistent without power)
Components Covered by PFAProcessors, memory, VRM, disk drives, PCI Express slots, expansion
cards, and system battery, plus all critical components in the chassis
are covered
Processors, memory, VRM, disk drives, PCI Express slots, expansion
cards, and system battery, plus all critical components in the chassis
are covered
Limited Warranty3-year onsite limited warranty on BladeCenter and blades3-year onsite limited warranty on BladeCenter and blades