I am using Dell R710 for more than one year. Based on the other user’s posts, the idle power consumption is 150W, peak power consumption is 270W. Here is my setup. Dell R710 CPU: 2 x intel Xeon E5620 @ 2.4GHz RAM: 12 x 4GB = 48GB Storage: 146GB SAS
I have the Dell R710 for months. It is perfect to fit my needs. Here are some documents I downloaded before and used as a reference. Now, I upload them to this blog as a backup. Just in case I need it again and I can not find them anywhere.
I got the server Dell R710 last week. I tried my best to update all the firmware of the machine. Basically I watched Youtube videos posed by Art of Server. And I watched it before I received the R710. The SAS disk is a clean one. When I first boot