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Xserve (2009)

At a Glance

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Price when rated: $2,999 (base), $6,249 (tested)
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Pros

  • Reduced power consumption and heat output
  • 1U server sees substantial performance improvement over prior generations

Cons

  • Incomplete Lights-Out Management
  • SAS drives are sourced from a third-party vendor
  • No choices of video card
  • Leopard Server cannot utilize server’s full RAM capacity
  • No warranty uplift available for SAS drives
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