HPE ProLiant DL580 Gen9 Server

The four-socket standard for data-intensive workloads


Answer key business challenges


While each organization has a unique set of drivers, every company must define a plan of action for handling today’s biggest challenges.


Real-time insight

Today, there’s no time to wait for quarterly reports or even monthly reviews. You need easy access to real-time insight gleaned from complete, accurate, up-to-date information.


Always-On expectations

The global marketplace never sleeps. Companies of all sizes need highly reliable IT infrastructure that keeps systems and apps up and available, no matter what.


Accelerated innovation

Every company is looking for “the next best thing” before the competition discovers it. Defining the next best product, service, solution, or system requires dedicated think-time from workers. Freeing them from mundane tasks is a business imperative.


Commanding performance and rock-solid resiliency at a lower total cost of ownership


The HPE ProLiant DL580 Gen9 Server is the ideal choice for the mission-critical enterprise, business intelligence, and database applications you rely on to answer these key business challenges. This enterprise-class four-socket (4S) x86 server offers rock-solid reliability and availability, breakthrough performance, and compelling consolidation and manageability efficiencies.


Key features and benefits


Commanding performance and breakthrough scalability for your most demanding applications


• Speed up your mission-critical enterprise, business intelligence, and database applications with up to 28 percent faster processor performance and 33 percent more

cores than the previous generation1 with up to four sockets and 96 cores with Intel® Xeon® E7-4800/8800 v4 processors.


• Get up to 16 percent performance gain2 for in-memory computing and large-scale virtualization with support for up to 6 TB of memory capacity with 96 HPE DDR4 SmartMemory slots with speeds of up to

1,866 MHz.


• Adapt and grow to meet changing business needs with nine FL/FH PCIe 3.0 slots (standard) for GPGPUs and choice of HPE FlexibleLOM or PCIe standup, and 1 GbE, 10 GbE, 25 GbE, or InfiniBand Adapters.


• Support for HPE NVMe Mixed Use and Write Intensive PCIe Workload Accelerators, ideal for Database and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) workloads or online transaction processing (OLTP) and Business

Intelligence workloads.


• Access data faster with the redesigned HPE Flexible Smart Array and HPE Smart SAS host bus adapter (HBA) Controllers, with the flexibility to choose the optimal 12 Gbps controller for your environment.

Brochure Complète

• HPE 25 Gigabit Ethernet (25 GbE) Network Adapters have the breakthrough performance you need at 2.5X increase over previous generation 10 GbE and a lower overall cost for scalability to 100 Gbps.


• HP Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0 prevents unauthorized access to servers and securely store artifacts used to authenticate

the server platforms.


Leading x86 availability and rock-solid reliability your business can depend on


• Enjoy increased system availability and lower service requirements with comprehensive fault management and diagnostics.


• Improve reliability and data protection with HPE Smart Array Controllers featuring HPE Secure Encryption and Advanced Data Mirroring.


• Increase security with four new levels of Secure Boot with support for Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) mode.3


• Integrate performance, uptime, and productivity into a personalized, simplified support experience with HPE Proactive Care Support Services.


Compelling agility and efficiencies for scale-up environments


• Reduce your cooling expenses with supported ASHRAE A3 and A4 configurations.4


• Lower power costs with high-efficiency redundant HPE Common Slot Power Supplies providing up to 94 percent efficiency (Platinum Plus), and infrastructure power efficiencies with -48 VDC input voltages and support for HPE Power Discovery Services.


• Enhance efficiency with customer-inspired features such as front-access processor/ memory drawer for ease of serviceability, hot pluggable fans and drives, optional SID for health and monitoring of components, and Quick Reference Code for quick access to

product information.


Agile infrastructure management for accelerating IT service delivery


• Enjoy faster, lower-cost infrastructure management and a single integrated view of your IT infrastructure with HPE OneView.


• Monitor infrastructure health and manage support more easily with HPE Insight Online.


• Configure in UEFI boot mode, provision local and remote with Intelligent Provisioning and Scripting Toolkits.


• Deploy, monitor, and support your server remotely, out of band with HPE Integrated Lights-Out (iLO) embedded management.


• Optimize firmware and driver updates and reduce downtime with Smart Update.



1 Intel® measurements. Baseline 4x Intel Xeon processor E7-8890 v3 compared to E7-8890 v4 both with 32x (Intel C++/Fortran Compiler 14.1 STREAM) or 64x (Oracle 12c OLTP) DDR4-1600 16 GB DIMMs. Intel Performance Projections as of December 2015.


2 Based on HPE internal calculations. Based on comparing the difference of DDR4 DIMMs of 1,866 vs. 1,600 MHz on gen-to-gen HPE servers, May 2015.


3 Secure Boot authentication inclusive of all UEFI drivers, any UEFI applications, OS Bootloaders, and Linux® Kernel Modules. Hewlett Packard Labs, Houston, TX, July 2014.


4 See hpe.com/servers/ASHRAE for more details.