How To Upgrade HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen9 Server 778456-B21

HPE Proliant DL180 Gen9 Server 778456-B21

Meet the New Standard of Growing Data Center Needs

The HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen9 Server 778456-B21 offers scalability and performance to meet the new standard of growing data center needs. This HP ProLiant DL180 Gen9 is a 2U Rack Server which is an ideal platform for SMBs and those companies who need the fast processing and high storage capacity for running network applications.  

The DL180 Gen9 Server provides ample storage capacity, designed with the balance of expansion, performance, reliability and manageability. The world’s best-selling server has a flexible redesigned chassis, including new HPE Universal Media Bay configuration options with 8 to 24 SFF and 4 or 12 LFF drive and NVMe options. The 2U rack server is built with HP SmartDrive technology, supports up to two Intel Xeon E5-2623v3 Quad-Core 3.0GHz Processors and HP DDR4 512GB ECC LRDIMM Modules.

HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen9 Server 778456-B21

The Dynamic Smart Array Controller provides support for up to8 SATA drives and data transmission speeds up to 6Gb/s to 12Gb/s. The 900W AC 240VDC Power Supply provides additional protection against power loss the helps to reduce operating expenses.

778456-B21 Technical Specifications:

  • Standard Memory: 8GB (Removable)
  • Maximum Memory: 512GB ECC LRDIMMs, 512GB ECC Registered DIMMs
  • Memory Expansion: 8 Sockets per CPU, 16 Sockets with two CPUs
  • CPU: Intel Xeon E5-2623v3 Quad-Core 3.0GHz
  • No of Processors: 1
  • Chipset: Intel C610 Series
  • Bus Architecture: PCI Express; PCI-X; SSD SATA 2.5-inch 9.5mm; SSD SATA 3.5-inch
  • Manufacture Part Number: 778456-B21
  • Form Factor: Rack Server

778456-B21 Key Features:

  • HPE Smart Memory 2400 MHz memory (Up to 64GB)
  • Intel Xeon E5-2600v4 processor support (Up to 120 W)
  • New 900 W/240 V power supply
  • HPE Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0
  • New HDD offerings
  • Support for ClearOS – an easy to use OS with an application marketplace

Front View:

Front View
  1. Access Panel (Top Cover)
  2. Power On/Standby button and system power LED
  3. Health LED
  4. NIC status LED
  5. UID button/LED
  6. USB 2.0 connector
  7. Serial label pull tab
  8. Fixed 8-bay SFF drive cage (box 3)
  9. 8-bay SFF drive cage bay (box 2, for the second 8-bay SFF drive cage option)
  10. HPE Media B

Rear View:

HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen9 Server 778456-B21

  1. PCIe3 slots 1-3 (primary, associated with processor 1)
  2. PCIe3 slots 4-6 (secondary, associated with processor 2)
  3. Power Supply 2 LED (Optional)
  4. Power Supply 2 Power Connector (Optional)
  5. Power Supply 1 LED (Optional)
  6. Power Supply 1 Power Connector (Optional)
  7. NIC connectors
  8. UID LED
  9. Video Connector
  10. USB 3.0 Connectors
  11. Dedicated iLO connector (optional)

Internal View:

HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen9 Server 778456-B21

  1. Fan cage shown with 5 Hot-swap fans (for 2P Redundancy)
  2. Processors, heatsink showing, with HPE Smart Socket Guide
  3. Optional HPE Smart Storage Battery
  4. DDR4 DIMM slots. Shown fully populated in 16 slots (8 per processor)
  5. Entry level power supply bay (1x900W shown)
  6. Connection for second (optional)riser (Required second CPU)
  7. Embedded 2x1GbE NIC10.Dedicated iLO module connector
  8. Flexible LOM sideband signal connector
  9. Primary PCIe riser, standard
  10. Dedicated iLO module connector
  11. MicroSD card slot
  12. SATA optical drive connector
  13. Internal USB 3.0 connector (for USB flash devices)

Upgrade HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen9 2U Racer Server 778456-B21

Memory Upgrade:

Processor Upgrade:

SSD Upgrade:


Storage Controllers:

Power Supplies:

Network Adapters:

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