PowerEdge R415 1U Rack Server

PowerEdge R415 1U Rack Server

Versatile value in a compact 1U chassis


The two-socket 1U Dell™ PowerEdge™ R415 server with optional enterprise-class features provides a cost-efficient balance of processing power and value for IT infrastructure, file/print, Web application, email, small virtualization deployments and entry-level high-performance computing (HPC).

  • AMD Opteron™ processors with up to 16 processor cores
  • Compact chassis design for flexible deployment in various environments
  • Optional advanced systems management capability with the integrated Lifecycle Controller

Dell PowerEdge R415 Rack Server




AMD OpteronTM  4100 and 4200 series processors

AMD (SR5670 and SP5100)

Up to 64GB (8 DIMM slots) 1GB/ 2GB/ 4GB/ 8GB 1333MHz (16GB coming soon)

  Operating Systems
Microsoft®  Windows®   Small Business Server 2011
Microsoft®  Windows®   Small Business Server 2008
Microsoft®  Windows Server®  2008 SP2, x86/x64 (x64 includes Hyper-V®  )
Microsoft®  Windows Server®  2008 R2 SP1, x64 (includes Hyper-V v2)
Microsoft®  Windows®  HPC Server 2008
Novell®  SUSE®  Linux®  Enterprise Server
Red Hat®  Enterprise Linux® 

Virtualization Options:
Citrix®  XenServerTM 
VMware®  vSphereTM  4.1 (including VMware ESX®  4.1 or VMware ESXiTM  4.1, or ESXi 5.0)

Hot-plug Hard Drive Options:
2.5" SATA SSD, SAS (10K)
3.5" SAS (15K), nearline SAS (7.2K), SATA (7.2K)

Cabled Hard Drive Options:
3.5" SAS (15K), nearline SAS (7.2K), SATA (7.2K)

Maximum Internal Storage:
Up to 12TB*

External Storage:
For information about Dell external storage options, visit Dell.com/Storage

  Drive Bays
4 hard drive chassis: 2.5” or 3.5” SAS, SATA or SSD drives

1 PCI slot
Slot 1: PCIe x16
Slot 2: Propriety for SAS 6/iR Modular card only

  RAID Controllers (optional)
Internal Controllers:
PERC H200 (6Gb/s)
PERC H700 (6Gb/s); Non-Volatile battery-backed cache: 512MB, 1G
PERC S300 (software based)
SAS 6/iR

External Controllers:
PERC H800 (6Gb/s); Non-Volatile battery-backed cache: 512MB, 1G SAS 6/iR

External HBAs (non-RAID)

  Optional Communications
Intel®  10GBase-T Copper Single Port NIC, PCI-E x8
Intel PRO 1000 PT Single Port Adapter, Gigabit Ethernet NIC, PCI-E x1
Intel®  Gigabit ET Dual Port Server Adapter, PCI-E x4
Intel®  Gigabit ET Quad Port Server Adapter, PCI-E x4
Intel®  X520-T2 Dual-Port 10 Gigabit Ethernet Server Adapter
Intel® Ethernet X520 DA2 Dual-Port 10 Gigabit Server Adapter
Broadcom®  BCM5709C IPV6 Gigabit Copper Dual Port NIC with TOE and iSCSI Offload, PCI-E x4
Broadcom®  BCM5709C IPV6 Gigabit Copper Dual Port NIC with TOE, PCI-E x4
Broadcom®  BCM5709C 10/100/1000BASET Quad Port NIC
Broadcom®  NetXtremeTM  II 57711 Dual-Port SFP+/Direct Attach 10Gb Ethernet PCI-Express Network Interface Card with TOE and iSCSI Offload

Optional add-in CNA or FC HBAs:
BR1020 10G Converged Network Adapter (CNA) – dual port
Emulex LPe11002 FC4 HBA, Dual Port
Emulex LPe1150 FC4 HBA, Single Port
Emulex LPe12000 8Gbps FC HBA, Single Port
Emulex LPe12002 8Gbps FC HBA, Dual Port
Emulex OCE10102FXD, 10G PCI-e FCoE CNA, Dual Port
Qlogic QLE220 FC4 HBA, Single Port
Qlogic QLE2460 FC4 HBA, Single Port
Qlogic QLE2462 FC4 HBA, Dual Port
Qlogic QLE2560 8Gbps FC HBA, Single Port
Qlogic QLE2562 8Gbps FC HBA, Dual Port
Qlogic QLE8152 8Gbps FC HBA, Dual Port
Brocade FC HBA BR815
Brocade FC HBA BR825

Non-Redundant, 480W (80+ BRONZE)
Optional Redundant, 500W (80+ SILVER)

Hot-plug hard drives, Hot-plug redundant power, ECC memory, and Quad-pack LED diagnostic or interactive LCD only with hot-swap HDD chassis

Matrox G200eW w/ 8MB

1.69 H x 17.09 W x 24.69 D (in)
43.0 H x 434.0 W x 627.1 D (mm- w/o ear, w/o bezel)

DellTM  OpenManageTM 
BMC, IPMI 2.0 compliant
Lifecycle Controller enabled via optional: iDRAC6 Express, or iDRAC6 Enterprise and Vflash
Unified Server Configurator

  Rack Support
ReadyRailsTM  sliding rails with optional cable management arm for 4-post racks (optional adapter brackets required for threaded hole racks)
ReadyRailsTM  static rails for 2-post and 4-post racks

  Regulatory and Environmental Compliance


PowerEdge R415 Technical Guide

Dell PowerEdge R415 Spec Sheet

PowerEdge R415 Cabling White Paper

PowerEdge Portfolio Brochure