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Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers extend Cisco's Unified Computing to an industry-standard form factor reducing total cost of ownership and increasing agility. A full range of rack servers address workload challenges with a balance of processing, memory, I/O, and internal storage resources. Cisco UCS rack servers can be managed independently or can be fully integrated with Cisco UCS Manager and Cisco UCS Central, supplying a totally integrated management process for both rack and blade servers inside a single tool. All Cisco UCS Server use leading Intel® Xeon® processors. Cisco UCS with UCS Manager and UCS Central provide:

  • Embedded integration of LAN, SAN, and management
  • Local, and optionally Global, server profiles / templates enabling policy driven server provisioning
  • Auto-discovery, with automatic recognition and configuration of blades

End-of-Sale Rack Server Models

Cisco UCS SmartPlays are special offers on preconfigured UCS servers.

See Cisco B-Series Blade Servers.

Models

C22 M3

C24 M3

C220 M3

C240 M3

C420 M3

C260 M2

C460 M2

Photo C22 M3 C24 M3 C220 M3 C240 M3 C420 M3 C260 M3 C460 M2
Description Outstanding economics, density-optimized for a range of workloads: SMB / departmental, entry-level virtualization, IT and web. Excellent entry point with expandability for storage-intensive workloads, from IT and web infrastructure to big data. Great performance and density over a range of business workloads from web serving to distributed database. Optimized for performance and expandability for storage-intensive workloads ranging from big data to collaboration. Superior for large databases and designed for compute, I/O, storage, and memory-intensive bare metal and virtualized applications. One of the highest-density 2 socket servers with compact performance for business critical applications. Exceptional processor, memory, and local storage capacity, with leading performance for mission critical solutions.
Starting At * $1,439 * $2,422 * $2,419 * $2,674 * $7,950 * $7,679 * $8,574
SmartPlay Offers SmartPlay Offers SmartPlay Offers SmartPlay Offers SmartPlay Offers      
Use For Outstanding economics, density-optimized for a range of workloads: SMB / departmental, entry-level virtualization, IT and web. Excellent entry point with expandability for storage-intensive workloads, from IT and web infrastructure to big data. Great performance and density over a range of business workloads from web serving to distributed database. Optimized for performance and expandability for storage-intensive workloads ranging from big data to collaboration. Superior for large databases and designed for compute, I/O, storage, and memory-intensive bare metal and virtualized applications. One of the highest-density 2 socket servers with compact performance for business critical applications. Exceptional processor, memory, and local storage capacity, with leading performance for mission critical solutions.
Tech Specs C22 M3 Tech Specs C24 M3 Tech Specs C220 M3 Tech Specs - Small Form Factor
C220 M3 Tech Specs - Large Form Factor
C240 M3 Tech Specs - Small Form Factor
C240 M3 Tech Specs - Large Form Factor
C420 M3 Tech Specs C260 M2 Tech Specs C460 M2 Tech Specs
Processors 2 2 2 2 4 2 4
Processor supported Intel® Xeon® processors
E5-2400 product family
Intel® Xeon® processors
E5-2400 product family
Intel® Xeon® processors
E5-2600 product family
Intel® Xeon® processors
E5-2600 product family
Intel® Xeon® processors
E5-4600 product family
Intel® Xeon® processors
E7-2800 product family
Intel® Xeon® processors
E7-4800 product family
Form factor 1 RU 2 RU 1 RU 2 RU 2 RU 2 RU 4 RU
Max Memory 192 GB, 12 DIMMs 192 GB, 12 DIMMs 512 GB, 16 DIMMs 768 GB, 24 DIMMs 1.5 TB, 48 DIMMs 1 TB, 64 DIMMs 2 TB, 64 DIMMs
Internal hard drives Up to 8 (SFF) or 4 (LFF), SAS/SATA/SSD Up to 24 (SFF) or 12 (LFF), SAS/SATA Up to 8 (SFF) or 4 (LFF), SAS/SATA/SSD Up to 24 (SFF) or 12 (LFF), SAS/SATA/SSD Up to 16 SAS/SATA/SSD Up to 16 SAS/SATA/SSD Up to 12 SAS/SATA/SSD
Max Internal Storage SFF: 8 TB; LFF: 12 TB SFF: 24 TB; LFF: 36 TB SFF: 8 TB; LFF: 12 TB SFF: 24 TB; LFF: 36 TB 16 TB 16 TB 12 TB
Built-in RAID Optional RAID Optional RAID Optional RAID Optional RAID Optional RAID None None
Optional RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 60 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60
Integrated networking (I/O) 2 x 1 Gb ports
10 Gbps unified fabric optional
2 x 1 Gb ports
10 Gbps unified fabric optional
2 x 1 Gb ports
10 Gbps unified fabric optional
4 x 1 Gb ports
10 Gbps unified fabric optional
4 x 1 Gb ports
10 Gbps unified fabric optional
2 GE (LOM)** ports
Two 10 GE ports
** LOM = LAN on motherboard
2 GE (LOM)** ports
Two 10 GE ports
** LOM = LAN on motherboard
PCIe expansion slots Two PCIe Gen3 slots:
One x8 half-height half-length;
One x16 full-height half-length.
Five PCIe Gen3 slots:
One x4 full-height half-length;
Three x8 half-height half-length;
One x16 full-height three-quarter length.
Two PCIe Gen3 slots:
One x16 half-height half-length;
One x16 full-height half-length.
Five PCIe Gen3 slots:
Three x8:
Two full-height half-length;
One half-height half-length;
Two x16:
One full-height half-length;
One full-height three-quarter length.
Four PCIe Gen3 slots:
Two x16 full-height half-length, horizontal slots on riser cards;
Two x8 half-height half-length, slots on motherboard.
Six PCIe Gen2 slots:
Three x8 low-profile, half-length;
Two x16 full-height half-length slots;
One x4 low-profile, half-length slot.
Ten PCIe Gen2 slots:
Eleventh slot available to configure RAID support through optional LSI MegaRAID controller.

* All prices shown are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) in United States dollars and are subject to change without notice. Prices exclude taxes, shipping, handling, and other applicable fees. Cisco Global Price List and contractual or standard discounts do not apply to any MSRP stated here. Service is sold separately. Any quoted prices for associated software are subject to change based on reseller terms. Orders will be fulfilled by Cisco-certified resellers, and actual reseller prices may vary. Cisco and Cisco resellers reserve the right to cancel orders arising from pricing or other errors.

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