PowerEdge R440

Dense general-purpose scale-out compute node

Product Message

Tremendous density and flexibility

Positioning: Optimized for dense, scale-out computing in a 1U/2S platform.

Key Fact: The Intel Xeon Scalable Processor powered R440 delivers the perfect combination of performance and density for HPC and web-tech deployments.

PowerEdge R440

Product Positioning

Target Customers

• Superior density for HPC, web-tech, virtualization and software defined storage environments
• Optimized depth for scale-out deployments
• Dense software defined storage


• Web-tech
• Dense virtualization and software defined storage
• Service providers: Application tier

Customer Challenges / Pain Points

• Looking for very dense 1U node and do not need full performance of R640
• Want a dense software defined storage node
• Want to expand concurrent users without increasing datacenter footprint
• Want the performance of NVMe capabilities

Product Advantages

  • Up to 10 2.5” drives or up 4 x 3.5”
  • Up to 4 NVMe PCIe drives
  • Scale compute resources with 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors
  • 27% more processing cores and 50% more bandwidth with Xeon®SP vs Xeon®E5 v4
  • Embedded SupportAssist for faster, automated issue diagnosis and remediation
  • Cryptographically signed firmware packages and Secure Boot ensures data safety
  • Security lockdown that protects your server configuration and firmware (BIOS, iDRAC, & RAID) from malicious changes

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