The HP 9000 rp7440 is an affordable server offered by HP that offeres high-availability 64-bit computing.

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The HP 9000 rp7440 is an affordable server offered by HP that offeres high-availability 64-bit computing. This mid-range workhourse has attractive price/performance, rack density, flexibility and scalability and features a PA-8900 processor with the HP Super-Scalable Processor Chipset sx2000.  This chipset delivers decreased latencies and increased bandwidth. It can support up to four 16-processor core servers per rack and uses HP PA-RISC dual-core technology, flexible partitioning, innovative virtualization technologies, and improved PCI-X I/O capabilities. This server runs the HP-UX 11i operating system and has a Virtual Server Environment (VSE) which includes hard partitions (nPars), virtual partitions (vPars), high availability (Serviceguard), capacity on demand, and HP Workload Manager (WLM) capabilities to help manage resources to their maximum potential. There are also several optional high availability and business continuity solutions available for increased security and other features.

  • Up to 8 dual-core HP PA-RISC PA-8900 processors
  • PA-8900 (1.068 GHz with 3 MB L1 cache/64 MB combined L2 cache)
  • 1 to 2 cell boards (each cell can accommodate up to 4P/8C and up to 64 GB of memory)
  • 2 to 128 GB memory capacity per system
  • 15 PCI-X hot-plug I/O card slots
  • 4 internal disk bays and 1 internal removable media bay (DVD + RW or DAT)
  • Up to 2 hardware partitions (nPars)
  • Support for up to 16 virtual partitions (vPars)
  • 23 GB/s aggregate I/O slot bandwidth
  • Hot-swap, redundant power supplies
  • Redundant (2N+1) input power
  • Hot-swap, redundant cooling fans
  • Rack solutions
  • Dynamic CPU and memory allocation/de-allocation
  • Hot-plug cell boards
  • Hot-plug fans
  • Error checking and correcting (ECC) on all CPU, cache, memory, and I/O paths
  • Online addition and replacement of PCI I/O cards
  • Redundant power inputs for dual-grid connections
  • Redundant clock sources
  • Management processor failover (core I/O)
  • N+1 hot-swappable fans and power supplies
  • Hot-spare Instant Capacity CPU functionality (requires Instant Capacity CPUs)
  • Hardware partitions (nPars)
  • 10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet
  • Ultra320 SCSI
  • 10/100Base-T management LAN
  • 1 RS-232 serial port for local console
  • Add-in cards: Various Networking (Ethernet), storage (Fibre Channel, SCSI), network/storage combo and specialized IO cards
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