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Cisco UCS B420 M3 Server

Cisco UCS B420 M3 Server

Designed for enterprise performance and scalability, the Cisco UCS B420 M3 Blade Server combines the advantage of four-socket computing with the cost-effective Intel® Xeon® processor E5-4600 product family, for demanding virtualization and database workloads.

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Features and Capabilities

  • Suitable for nearly all four-socket applications
  • Exceptional building block for the Cisco Unified Computing System
  • Full-width form factor offering expandability, performance, and massive I/O bandwidth
  • Unique Cisco UCS Virtual Interface Card (VIC) technology provides I/O bandwidth up to 160 Gbps

Specifications at a Glance

  • Up to two or four Intel® Xeon® processor E5-4600 product family
  • Up to 1.5 TB of memory with 48 DIMM slots
  • Up to four SAS, SATA, or SSD drives
  • Using the Cisco UCS VIC 1240 and its port expander allows up to eight, 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • Adding Cisco VIC 1280 to Cisco VIC 1240 and port expander can increase bandwidth to sixteen 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • Two mezzanine, PCIe slots, Generation 3 for third party network adapters