3 2018 ChannelPro Readers’ Choice Awards Gold Winner: Dell EMC for ‘Best Server Hardware’.
4 Dell EMC PowerEdge R940, R740, R740xd, R740xd2, R640, and C6420 servers are now available with 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors. Additional PowerEdge servers will be globally available with the processor upgrade in the second quarter of 2019. Global general availability for Intel Optane™ DC persistent memory is planned to begin later in the second quarter on select 2- and 4-socket PowerEdge servers.
5 Based on Dell EMC internal analysis, comparing 1st and 2nd Generation (Platinum and Gold) Intel Xeon Scalable processors on select PowerEdge servers, January 2019.
6 Based on Dell EMC internal analysis, comparing select PowerEdge servers using Intel Optane DC persistent memory DIMMS and/or DRAM DIMMs vs just using DRAM DIMMs, January 2019.
7 Based on Dell EMC internal testing in August 2018 comparing a PowerEdge R740xd with Intel Xeon Scalable processors (1st Generation) and 2 1.6TB NVMe vs a PowerEdge R740xd with 2nd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors and 12 256GB DIMMs of Intel Optane DC persistent memory using Microsoft SQL 2019. Results will vary.