Posts Tagged ‘ProLiant’


New Processors and Memory in iQuote

April 18, 2016

v4 Processors and DDR4 Memory now available.

intel-xeon-e5-2600-1-100653486-largeSince the end of March we have been refreshing the majority of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) ProLiant Gen9 families in iQuote with recently released Intel Xeon E5-2600 v4 processors, alongside new DDR4 2400MHz memory. These new additions offer a number of improvements including; unparalleled versatility across diverse workloads as well as faster performance with data-intensive application workloads.

Users of iQuote should login today to see the new options available with the HPE ProLiant Gen9 families.

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HP ProLiant DL180 Gen9 wins Server of the Year

March 20, 2015

The SmallBizWindows Rackmount Server of the Year 2015.

Server of the year logoThe award was given to the HP ProLiant as a result of exciting features and a very good price! The dual-CPU-capable Proliant DL180 comes with the latest generation of Intel Xeon processors, offering users up to 12 cores and 16 DIMM slots supporting DDR4 SmartMemory. It can accommodate up to 12 LFF (large form factor) or up to 16 SFF (small small factor) hard drives. A pair of 1GBE ports are standard, 10GbE adapters are available. A SmartArray controller is also standard.

Several enhancements were also made to overall performance, support and manageability and as a result, it has beaten the bigger DL380 to win Server of the Year!

Better still, it is available for quoting in HP iQuote

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HP Gen9 Server Insights

December 16, 2014

See the new HP ProLiant Gen9 servers in 2 minute videos that provide front, inside and back views of these next generation servers along with their leading available options.

The HP QuickLook video series will show you the next generation view of the HP ProLiant ML350, DL160, DL180, DL360 and the DL380 Gen9 servers:

View HP QuickLook Videos.

HP QuickLook videos provide a simple way to provide an overview for your customer of the new servers when one is not available.  The videos are also useful for demonstrations, tradeshows or quick reviews with customers.

Have you taken a look at the Gen9 models in HP iQuote? Have a look today developed by


HP iQuote Update – Generation 9 Servers

September 15, 2014

Product Release

channelcentral is delighted to announce the availability of the new HP ProLiant DL380 Generation 9 Servers in HP iQuote. Over the next few days the following Generation 9 Servers will be added:


Please look out for further updates as more Generation 9 Server families are added.

The new models will help customers lower IT service costs, accelerate service delivery time and will boost business value. For further information on this new product release, read the HP Guide outlining the announcement, product information and Frequently Asked Questions.

We recognise the significance of this product release and we will be announcing the availability of the remaining models as soon as possible.


What is OBDR?

August 20, 2014

Another acronym!
Sometimes in IT, it is acronyms abound, but this is one that you should know about. One Button Disaster Recovery (OBDR) is HP’s patented Tape technology that lets you recover a failed HP Proliant server with just one tape – no Windows media required. Targeted at the SMB market, this clever technology helps reduce your downtime by reducing the recovery time, when used with popular backup software (Independent Software Vendors) and the HP StoreEver range.

Learn more

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Great IT Pro Review on HP ProLiant DL560 Gen8

January 21, 2013

How does the HP ProLiant DL560 Gen8 get on when equipped with new Low Power Intel Processors? Very well here’s the verdict from IT Pro:

“It’s been a long wait but HP’s first E5-4600 Xeon server delivers a well designed platform for running business critical apps and heavy duty virtualisations. Internal storage capacity is low but its design leaves plenty of room for expansion, it represents good value and it’s a lot easier on the power supply than a Xeon E7 system.”

Read the full review:



Euro iQuote Users: 3 Chances to Win this Tuesday

May 16, 2011

Tuesday the 17th of May 2011 is the second iQuote HP Golden Ticket Day and there will be THREE Winners. Last week Daniel from Westcoast became the first iQuote User to win with a HP Golden Ticket. Tuesday 17th we go again but this time 3 HP Golden Tickets will be drawn at random.

Remember get your first entry by quoting more than 10 Qualified Options or Services with any HP ProLiant Server quote (Saved or Exported). Get a second (bonus) entry by quoting a HP UPS. The prize is either vouchers or products up to the value of €300 plus an iQuote Expert Coffee Mug.


(Open to HP EMEA iQuote Users only).


iQuote & HP ProLiant EMEA Incentive Coming Soon

April 27, 2011

From May to July 2011 (together with HP) will be running an incentive in iQuote for European HP Channel Partners called Golden Ticket. iQuote Users can win prizes but only if they use iQuote to quote HP ProLiant Servers and HP Qualified Options.

Full details will follow so look out for iQuote Golden Ticket days throughout HP’s 3rd Quarter. Remember that if you don’t already have iQuote you’ll be able to get an iQuote No-IT service from May 2011:

Good luck from the iQuote Team here at


Blade Servers are back in iQuote

March 1, 2011

iQuote users can now quote the HP ProLiant BL460c G7 Blade Servers. Back by popular demand as we had the G6 BL460c range in iQuote last year. According to HP: “the world’s most popular Blade, the HP ProLiant BL460c G7 Server offers the ideal balance of performance, scalability, and expandability to make it the standard for Data Center (Centre) computing.”

System Unit Part Numbers:

Are Blades useful to have in iQuote? If yes please let us know either through the iQuote User Group on LinkedIn, or reply to hpiquote on Twitter or use the Feedback Form on iQuote if you have an account.


Microsoft SBS 2011 from HP now in iQuote

February 19, 2011

iQuote now offers the new Microsoft Small Business Server 2011 (SBS 2011) parts from HP. Designed and priced for small businesses, the SBS 2011 solution suite offers agile, all-in-one, secure server solutions.

There are lots of parts to reflect the Standard and Premium versions and the various licencing methods, CALs etc. Here are some of the key parts:


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