- Powerful, compact 1U server
- Robust hardware RAID allows up to 2TB of protected internal storage
- Embedded controller requires convoluted deployment for secure remote access
- Expensive hardware RAID
- Lights-out controller ships unconfigured
- More expensive to power and cool than G5 or G4 models
At A Glance
Apple's Xserve server Mac is powered by a four-core 2.8GHz Xeon processor by default, with build-to-order options for two four-core 2.8GHz Xeons or two four-core 3.0GHz Xeons.