Cisco UCS C220 M7 Rack Server At-a-Glance

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Great performance in a slim form factor

Cisco UCS C220 M7 Rack Server

The Cisco UCS C220 M7 Rack Server is a versatile general-purpose infrastructure and application server. This high-density, 1RU, 2-socket rack server delivers industry-leading performance and efficiency for a wide range of workloads, including virtualization, collaboration, and bare-metal applications.

The Cisco UCS C220 M7 Rack Server extends the capabilities of the Cisco UCS rack server portfolio. It incorporates 5th Gen Intel Xeon Scalable Processors with 50 percent more cores per socket than the previous generation. Many applications will see significant performance and efficiency improvements with built-in accelerators into the CPUs.

You can deploy the Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers as standalone servers or with Cisco Intersight to take advantage of Cisco standards-based unified computing innovations that can help reduce your Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and increase your business agility.


     Improve performance and efficiency and help achieve sustainability goals with more CPU cores and built-in accelerators the such as Intel Data Streaming Accelerator, Intel QuickAssist Technology, Intel Advanced Matrix Extensions (AMX) and In-Memory Analytics Accelerator (IAA), many applications will see significant performance improvements.

     Decrease server Operating Expenses (OpEx) for power and cooling, management, and maintenance by consolidating older servers onto the latest generation of Cisco UCS C220 M7 Rack Servers.

     Simplify administration and management of your server infrastructure with Cisco Intersight, freeing your IT staff to focus on mission-critical and value-added projects.

     Designed for denser environments that do not require maximum storage.

What it offers

     Up to two 5th or 4th Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors, up to 60 cores per socket


    32x DDR5 DIMMs for up to 4 TB of capacity using 128 GB DIMMs

    Up to 5600 MT/s DDR5 memory, plus other speeds, depending on the CPU installed

     Up to 3 PCIe 5.0 slots or PCIe 4.0 slots plus a hybrid modular LAN-on- Motherboard (mLOM)/ OCP slot

     Support for Cisco UCS VIC 15000 Series with secure boot, enabling centralized management using Cisco Intersight and UCS adapters Manager

     Support for third-party network and storage adapters

     Up to 10 SAS/SATA or NVMe disk drives

    RAID controller options available

     M.2 boot options

    Up to two 960 GB SATA with optional hardware RAID or

    Up to two 960 GB NVMe

    Up to three GPUs supported per server

     Flexible hardware management options

    Cisco Intersight Infrastructure Service SaaS-based cloud management

    Cisco UCS Manager

    Cisco Integrated Management Controller (CIMC)

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For more information about modernizing your infrastructure with the Cisco UCS C220 M7 Rack Server, refer to the data sheet or spec sheet. For more information about all Cisco UCS servers, please visit.




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