With flexible processor options and support for up to 8GB of ECC DDR2-533/667 memory, the Dell PowerEdge 850 is perfect for running multiple applications and multi-threaded tasks. The PowerEdge 850 gives you the choice of two risers, one with x4 and x8 PCIe slots, or one x8 PCIe slot and one PCI-X 64/133 slot. Dual embedded Gigabit NICs provide high bandwidth network connectivity, I/O traffic load balancing and fail-over for performance and data availability.

Dell PowerEdge 850 Features:


Single Intel Pentium D (dual-core); Single Intel Pentium 4; Single Intel Celeron processor


Up to two 1MB for Pentium D, up to 2MB for Pentium 4, 256K for Celeron

Front Side Bus

800MHz for Pentium D and Pentium 4; 533MHz for Celeron


Intel E7230


256MB/8GB DDR2 533-667 SDRAM

I/O Channels

4 total

Drive bays

Up to 2 non hot-pluggable 1” internal hard drive bays; optional CD or DVD drive

Form factor

1U Rack height

Dell PowerEdge 850 Extended Description: If you’re looking for a sever that can fit into restricted spaces and does nothing more than whisper, the Dell PowerEdge 850 is the best option.

The 850 tackles the most demanding applications with a smile and at a low price and without taking up valuable real estate. Backed by an Intel Pentium D processor, the PowerEdge 850 Dell’s offering of a server that is powered by two processors, which results in optimum power efficiency and performance.

This latest technology allows businesses to run multiple applications simultaneously and with increased uptime. For network environments that do not need to extra horsepower, the Dell PowerEdge 850 can be had with the budget friendly Pentium 4 processor or Celeron D processor for running basic print, file and email applications.

In terms of scalability, the Dell PowerEdge 850 is designed to grow along with your businesses demands, meaning it can easily adapt to future technologies. With the Dell PowerEdge 850, you get a choice of two risers – one x8 PCIe slot and one PCI-X 64/133 slot and one with x4 and x8 PCIe slots.

Adding to this, the PowerEdge 850 is able to accommodate two hot plug SCSI hard drives or two cables SATA hard drives that total up to 600GB of storage space.

The PowerEdge 850 ships with a extensive list of system tools that make it extremely easy to setup the system, and remotely manage it from any tip of the globe and even during downtime.

Vibrant offers complete configurations as well as individual parts and upgrades for this model. For pricing on new or used Dell PowerEdge 850 servers, upgrades or parts, please contact Vibrant sales at sales@vibrant.com or call 888-443-8606 or 952-653-1700.