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Get Compact Performance in All Dimensions
The Cisco UCS C260 M2 Rack Server is one of the industry's highest-density, 2-socket rack server platforms. This important new building block in the Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) portfolio offers compact performance for enterprise-critical applications within this architecture.
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The C260 M2 server has CPU enhancements for greater performance, expandability, and security, as well as reliability, availability, and serviceability (RAS) features. This server also offers:
- Large memory capacity and 16 drives make it an ideal platform for memory-bound or disk-intensive applications
- Exceptional memory, with up to 64 DIMM slots and up to 1 TB, based on double data rate 3 (DDR3) technology
- A 2-socket, 2RU, rack form factor
Features That Provide Optimum Value
- Intel® Xeon® processor E7-2800 product family
- 16 internal small form-factor (SFF), SAS, SATA-II, and SSD drives; up to 9.6 TB total
- RAID 0 and 1 support for up to 16 SAS, SATA-II drives
- RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 50, and 60 support for up to 16 SAS or SATA drives with optional LSIMegaRAID adapter
- Support for up to six PCIe cards in multiple low-profile slots
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