DELL EMC PowerEdge R740 Server MHK4W Rack-Mountable

£ 2,788.00  inc. vat

£ 2,323.33 ex. vat

DELL EMC PowerEdge R740 Server MHK4W Rack-Mountable

QuickFind: 959007 Mfr part code: MHK4W
  • Intel® Xeon® Gold
  • 10/100/1000Base-T(X)
  • Ethernet interface type: Gigabit Ethernet
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Product Description

DELL EMC PowerEdge R740 Server MHK4W Rack-Mountable

Deliver cloud computing, real-time analytics, processing for your mission-critical business, and big data insights. Improve data center efficiency and reliability to handle any workload General-purpose workhorse optimized for workload acceleration Maximize your application performance with the PowerEdge R740 server, which brings you the perfect balance of accelerator cards, storage and compute resources in a 2U, 2-socket platform. With up to three 300W accelerator cards or six 150W cards, the R740 has the versatility to adapt to virtually any application and provides the optimum platform for VDI deployments. The R740 offers up to 16 x 2.5" or 8 x 3.5" drives and iDRAC9, so you can scale to meet demands and simplify the entire IT lifecycle.

Ideal workloads:
  • VDI
  • Private cloud
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning
Achieve IT transformation with the Dell EMC PowerEdge portfolio The R740 is a general-purpose workhorse optimized for workload acceleration. With its versatility, the R740 can help you transform your data center for VDI, artificial intelligence and software-defined storage (SDS).

  • Simplify and accelerate VMware vSAN™ deployments with validated, pre-bundled and tailored Ready Nodes.
  • Scale compute resources with Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, delivering a 27% increase in processing cores and 50% increase in bandwidth over previous generation of Xeon processors.
  • Scale your VDI deployments with 3 double-width GPUs, supporting up to 50% more users when compared to R730.
  • Free up storage space using internal M.2 SSDs optimized for boot.
Automate productivity with intelligent, embedded management Dell EMC automation and intelligent management mean you spend less time on routine maintenance so you can focus on bigger priorities.

  • Help maximize uptime with proactive diagnostics and automated remediation that increase productivity up to 90%.
  • Leverage existing management consoles with easy integrations for VMware® vSphere®, Microsoft® System Center and Nagios®.
  • Help improve productivity with agent-free Dell EMC iDRAC9 for automated, efficient management.
  • Simplify deployment with OpenManage next-generation console and server profiles to fully configure and prep servers in rapid, scalable fashion.
Fortify your data center with comprehensive protection Dell EMC provides a comprehensive, cyber-resilient architecture with security embedded into every server to protect your data.

  • Protect server configuration and firmware from malicious changes with new Configuration Lock-down.
  • Use system erase of local storage to help ensure data privacy when you repurpose or retire servers.
  • Automate updates that check file dependencies and proper update sequence, before deploying them independently from the OS/hypervisor.
  • Take control of your firmware consoles with embedded authentication that is designed to allow only properly designed updates to run.

Technical Specification

DELL EMC PowerEdge R740 Server MHK4W Rack-Mountable

Cache Memory

Installed Size L3 Cache - 22 MB
Installed Size_old L3 Cache - 22 MB
Cache Per Processor 22 MB


Installed Size 32 GB / 1.5 TB (max)
RAM Supported 1.5 GB registered - ECC ¦ 3 TB Load-Reduced ¦ 192 GB Non-Volatile ¦ 6 TB Optane DC Persistent
Technology DDR4 SDRAM - ECC
Effective Memory Speed 2667 MHz
Rated Memory Speed 2933 MHz
Form Factor DIMM 288-pin
Slots 24 (Total) / 23 (empty)
Features Registered, dual rank
Configuration Features 1 x 32 GB

Graphics Controller

Graphics Processor Matrox G200eW3
Video Memory 16 MB
Video Interfaces VGA


Ethernet Ports 2 x 10 Gigabit Ethernet, 2 x Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet Controller Broadcom BCM5720, Broadcom BCM57416
Data Link Protocol Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, 10 Gigabit Ethernet
Remote Management Controller Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 9 Enterprise (iDRAC9)

Expansion / Connectivity

Bays 8 (total) / 7 (free) x hot-swap 2.5"
Slots 4 PCIe 3.0 x8
Interfaces 2 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet) ¦ 2 x USB 3.0 - Type A ¦ 2 x USB 2.0 - Type A (2 in front) ¦ 1 x USB 2.0 - micro-USB (1 in front) ¦ 1 x management (NIC) ¦ 1 x serial ¦ 2 x VGA (1 front, 1 rear) ¦ 2 x LAN (10Gigabit Ethernet)


Included Accessories Rack sliding rails, bezel, riser card


Device Type Power supply - hot-plug
Power Redundancy Optional
Power Redundancy Scheme 1+1 (with optional power supply)
Installed Qty 1
Max Supported Qty 2
Nominal Voltage AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Provided 750 Watt

Operating System / Software

OS Provided No operating system

Dimensions & Weight

Width 48.2 cm
Depth 75.134 cm
Height 8.68 cm
Weight 26.3 kg

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 10 °C
Max Operating Temperature 35 °C
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 80%


Type Server
Bundled Services 3 Years Basic Onsite
Product Form Factor Rack-mountable - 2U
Server Scalability 2-way
Hot-Swap Bays Qty 8
Colour Black

Processor / Chipset

CPU Intel Xeon Gold 5218 / 2.3 GHz
Max Turbo Speed 3.9 GHz
Number of Cores 16-core
CPU Qty 1
Max CPU Qty 2
CPU Upgradability Upgradable
Processor Main Features Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2
CPU Socket FCLGA3647 Socket

Hard Drive

Type SSD - hot-swap - 2.5"
Capacity 1 x 480 GB
Interface Type SATA

Storage Controller

Type 1 x RAID
Storage Controller Name Dell PERC H730P
Buffer Size 2 GB

Optical Storage

Type No optical drive


Monitor Type None.

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