Hands on Review – HP Proliant DL380 G6

The HP Proliant DL380 is HP’s most popular model of server in their Proliant range and for good reason. The recent G6 model with its use of Intel’s Nehalem Processors, it’s ability to house 192GB of DDR3 memory and decent IO expansion capabilities makes this server an excellent candidate for use as a virtualization host in an virtualized server environment.

HP Proliant DL380 G6

The 6 minutes video gives a quick overview the server and points out some of its features.



If you are looking at configuring up an HP Proliant DL380 G6 then check out the online HP DDR3 memory configuration tool.  This useful utility will ensure you buy and use the correct amount memory required.  More useful HP configuration links can be found in the TechHead ‘Cool Links’ section at the top of this page.


Also, why not check out these other TechHead hands on reviews of the:

Dell PowerEdge R610

Dell PowerEdge R710


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