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Dell Poweredge R815

Dell Poweredge R815
alaAverage 5

3 reviews

May, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Dell Poweredge R815. The average rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews.

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Expert review by: Paul Venezia (

InfoWorld review: Dell R815 server makes heavy virtualization light on the wallet


There's something different about watching a server process list spanning 48 logical CPUs. It invariably engenders a feeling of raw power, not because each CPU is fast but simply because there are so many of them. Those 48 logical processors show you...

While the maximum number of cores you can fit into an R815 is 48, you can opt for less expensive CPUs in the AMD Opteron 6100-series line and run with two or four eight-core CPUs. At the low end, this means you can pick up an R815 with four eight-core,...

Oct, 2010

Expert review by: Paul Venezia (

Dell PowerEdge R815 server review


The Dell PowerEdge R815 and its four 12-core AMD Opteron CPUs want to run many, many virtual machines, at a much lower cost than Intel multicore

The Dell PowerEdge R815 won't be the fastest server in your data centre as measured by core clock speed and single-threaded task completion times. But it will carry a significantly heavier load than the speedier boxes simply by the sheer number of...

Oct, 2010

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Dell PowerEdge R815 server review


Dell PowerEdge R815 server review,A highly configurable server that will appeal to small businesses, technology news from Alan Stevens at

Up to 48 processing cores; AMD Opteron processors cheaper than comparable Intel Xeons; up to 512GB of memory; dual SD cards for hypervisor redundancy; hot swap disks, fans and power supplies

Only six internal drive bays; VMware hypervisor only

A highly configurable platform capable of hosting all manner of applications, the R815 delivers enterprise level performance at a price that's more affordable to small businesses.

Sep, 2010

Product Specifications


DVD Writer: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive / Not Applicable
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: No


Bluetooth: No
TV Output:No / Yes
Wireless LAN: No


Aspect Ratio:Not Applicable
True Resolution:Not Applicable

General Features

Digital Entertainment Platform:Not Applicable
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:NO OS / Windows Server 2012 Datacenter
Product Type:PC Server
Type:PC Server


Brand of Graphic Chip:Matrox
GPU Model (Graphic Card):G200eW
GPU TYPE:Dedicated GPU / OnBoard Graphic
OnBoard Graphic Chip:Dedicated GPU / OnBoard Graphic


Chipset Brand:AMD / Unknown
Chipset Type:SR5670 / SR5690 / Unknown
Hyper Threading: No
Processor:OPTERON 6100 / OPTERON 6200 / OPTERON 6300 / Opteron™ 6100 / Opteron™ 6300
Processor Brand:AMD / AMD®
Processor Number:OPTERON 6128 / OPTERON 6134 / OPTERON 6136 / OPTERON 6164HE / OPTERON 6168 / OPTERON 6176 / OPTERON 6276 / OPTERON 6378 / OPTERON 6386SE