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HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8

HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8

Verdict

A space-saving micro server that's good value and has excellent remote-management features

Review Date: 3 Mar 2014

Price when reviewed: £308

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Overall Rating
5 stars out of 6

Alternative products

Dell PowerEdge T20

Dell PowerEdge T20

Remote-management features are lacking, but Dell’s affordable entry-level server has plenty of potential

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Comparison

Product

ProLiant MicroServer Gen8

HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8

PowerEdge T20

Dell PowerEdge T20
Details
Part Code ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 PowerEdge T20
Review Date 3 Mar 2014 25 Mar 2014
Price ex VAT £308 £389
Warranty
Warranty 1yr Parts & Labour
Ratings
Overall rating 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Performance 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Features & Design 6 stars out of 6 4 stars out of 6
Value for Money 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Physical
Server format Pedestal Desktop
Server configuration Desktop chassis Desktop chassis
Processor
CPU family Intel Celeron Intel Xeon
CPU nominal frequency 2.30GHz 3.20GHz
Processors supplied 1
Memory
RAM capacity 16GB 32GB
Memory type DDR3 DDR3
Storage
Hard disk configuration 4 x SFF cold-swap SATA drive bays 1TB Dell 7.2K SATA cold-swap disk (max 6)
RAID levels supported 0, 1, 10 0, 1
Networking
Gigabit LAN ports 2 8
ILO? yes
Motherboard
Conventional PCI slots total 1
Noise and power
Idle power consumption 30W 30W
Peak power consumption 42W 42W
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