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

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.apple.com/