The Dell PowerEdge SC240 is a smart choice for businesses with five to ten clients that need uptime and dedicated applications, file/print utilization, light duty e-mail messaging and shared Internet access.

Available with either an Intel Pentium 4 processor or an Intel Celeron processor, the PowerEdge SC240 is easy to set up and manage with the flexibility to adapt to future growth. Dell PowerEdge SC420 Features:


Single Intel Pentium 4 processor (up to 3.6GHz) or Intel Celeron processor (up to 2.53GHz)

Front Side Bus

533MHz or 800MHz


Up to 1MB L2


Intel E7221


256MB/4GB ECC DDR2-400 or ECC DDR2-533 SDRAM

I/O Channels

5 total

Drive Controller

Embedded dual channel SATA, optional Ultra320 SCSI

RAID Controller

CERC SATA 2s, SCSI Software RAID 1

Tape Support

Optional Travan TR-40 tape backup unit

Max Internal Storage

Up to 292GB SCSI or 500GB SATA

Form Factor

Tower only

Dell PowerEdge SC420 Extended Description: The PowerEdge sc420 is the Dell’s latest offering for small businesses and is designed to deliver excellent value and performance.

The Dell PowerEdge sc420 is an ideal fit for companies that have 1-5 clients that need uptime for file/print, shared internet, light email messaging and other dedicated applications.

The Dell PowerEdge sc420 gives you a choice of two types of processors – the budget friendly 533 MHZ front BUS Celeron processor or the 800 MHZ front side BUS Pentium 4 processor.

Additionally, the Dell PowerEdge sc420 is fitted with ECC memory, which improves single bit errors that results in higher uptime. This feature gives the Dell PowerEdge sc420 an edge over traditional PC server software.

Furthermore, the Dell PowerEdge sc420 is powered by RAID to address availability issues and there is also an option of a tape drive. The Dell PowerEdge sc420 is extremely easy to use and set-up, and provides access to NIC configurations, Dell drivers and RAID configurations.

The Dell PowerEdge sc420 is also easy to manage and troubleshoot, which is added advantage for business with little or no IT support. The Dell PowerEdge sc420 provides small businesses with the capabilities they need to grow, and is adaptable to the even changing business needs.

This single processor tower offers both value and performance built into a robust chassis and is an ideal solution for any small enterprise looking to take their IT network to the next level.

Vibrant offers complete configurations as well as individual parts and upgrades for this model.  For pricing on new or used Dell PowerEdge SC420 servers, upgrades or parts, please contact Vibrant sales at or call 888-443-8606 or 952-653-1700.