The ProLiant BL20p G2 is the perfect solution for multi-server applications such as dynamic web hosting application server terminal server farm and media streaming. This model features two Intel Xeon 3.2GHz processors 2MB L3 cache per processor a dual-channel Ultra160 SCSI controller with support for RAID levels 0 1 5 and 10 and 1GB PC2100 DDR SDRAM (expandable to 8GB). In addition to the 400MHz front bus speed the BL20p features two available 3.5 Hot-Swap drive bays and a Gigabit Ethernet controller with three RJ-45 jacks. There are no pre-installed Hard Drives so you can configure storage to suit your needs. This model also ships with the new I/O cable that features two USB ports one video port one iLO port and kernel debug port. lt is configured with a Dual Port Fiber Channel Mezzanine Card that provides the redundant SAN connection. Through the implementation of a SAN with the ProLiant BL20p G2 you can achieve improved data availability easily scale capacity and realize management cost savings from consolidating disk resources. In addition with HP's fusion of SAN and NAS (Network Attached Storage) you can design a storage architecture that incorporates application database and file serving solution functionality. Supported operating systems include: Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Microsoft Windows 2003 Enterprise Server Microsoft Windows 2003 Web Server Red Hat Linux (7.2 7.3 8.0) Red Hat Linux Enterprise 2.1 and United Linux 1.0.
|Chassis Form Factor||Blade|
|Cache Memory (installed)||2 MB|
|RAM (installed)||1 GB|
|RAM Technology||DDR SDRAM|
|RAM (maximum)||8 GB|
|Networking Protocol||Gigabit Ethernet|
|Storage Controller RAID||RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, RAID 5|