Holding up to 16 server blades and 8 expansion blades the HPE BladeSystem c7000 enclosure is created for larger data centers with more dynamic data center environments and mid-sized data centers. By increasing power supply wattage, the HPE BladeSystem c7000 enclosure has enhanced the foundation for converged infrastructure.
Managed as a unified environment, the HPE BladeSystem c7000 consolidates server, storage, networking, and power management into a single solution. The enclosure is 10U high, holding up to 16 server and storage blades with the optional redundant network and storage interconnect modules.
The BladeSystem c7000 has Platinum Power Supplies, Intelligent Power Module, and Location Discovery Services that increase power supply wattage and mid-plane bandwidth for demanding workloads. Power in the c7000 is delivered through a pooled-power backplane and power input flexibility is provided with the choice of single-phase AC input, 3-phase AC input, -48V DC input, and high voltage DC input.