Data Sheet

The flexible compact rack server
NEC Express5800/R120d-2E
Scalable and Green
The Express5800/R120d-2E, a small footprint server, provides
exceptional performance, scalability, and enterprise-class
availability. This server offers large-capacity hard drives and
memory to support growth of your business. NEC’s industryleading cooling technology enables operation at 40-degree
Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) to reduce power consumption by
minimizing cooling requirements.
Flexible Computing Environment
The Express5800/R120d-2E, an Intel® processor-based
dual-socket 2U rack-mount, is perfect for high-performance
and I/O scalability in a small space. To keep your business
running during a system error and to minimize its impact,
the R120d-2E supports various redundant components in
addition to remote management functions. Suitable for smallto medium-sized businesses, datacenter virtualization, and
collaboration applications.
NEC Express5800/R120d-2E
High Performance
Superior Energy Efficiency
• Supports the Intel® Xeon® E5-2400 product
family 8-core processor for maximum energy
efficiency and performance
• Up to 384 GB memory - perfect for
consolidation of business application servers
or desktop virtualization at SMBs
• RAID controller with CacheCade™
technology and a dual-core I/O processor
for significant reduction in I/O latency
Simplified Manageability
• 80 PLUS® Platinum certified power supply
• Selectable power supply units (450 Watt or
800 Watt) and cold-standby mode maximize
AC/DC efficiency for any size system
• NEC’s cooling technology and intelligent
fan control minimize power consumption for
cooling speeds
• EXPRESSSCOPE Engine 3 supports
remote management in a secure
communication environment without any
special software
• Standard with NEC’s unique setup tool,
the EXPRESSBUILDER, to enable auto OS
installation on a 2-minute manual setting
without technical skills
Hardware Specification
Form factor / height
2U Rack
Number of processors
1 to 2
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2403 (1.80 GHz/4-core/10 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2407 (2.20 GHz/4-core/10 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2420 (1.90 GHz/6-core/15 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2430 (2.20 GHz/6-core/15 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2430L (2 GHz/6-core/15 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2450 (2.10 GHz/8-core/20 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2470 (2.30 GHz/8-core/20 MB)
Memory type
Memory slots
Maximum memory
384 GB
Storage type
Hot plug 2.5-inch SAS and SATA HDD, Hot plug 2.5-inch SAS SSD
Maximum internal drive bays
8 to 16 with optional drive cage
Maximum internal storage
19.2 TB
Removable media
1 bay for optical drive, 1 bay for internal tape drive
Expansion slots
1 PCIe x8 Gen 3, 2 PCIe x4 Gen 3, 1 PCIe x4 Gen 2, 1 PCIe x1 Gen 2, 1 PCIe x8 Gen 3 for a RAID controller
Video (VRAM)
Integrated in the server management controller (32 MB)
4 1000BASE-T plus 1 100BASE-TX for management
Maximum power consumption
782 VA / 770 Watt (at 100 VAC)
Redundant power supply
Optional, hot plug
Redundant cooling fan
Optional, hot plug
Power supplies
450 Watt, 800 Watt
Systems management
2 VGA, 1 to 2 serial, 6 USB 2.0 (plus 3 internal USB 2.0), 4 LAN, 1 management LAN
Dimensions (W x D x H) and maximum weight
448.0 x 696.3 x 87.4 mm / 17.6 x 27.4 x 3.4 in / 29 kg / 63.93 lbs.
Temperature and humidity conditions
Operating: 10 to 40* °C / 50 to 104* °F, 20 to 80%, Non-operating: -10 to 55 °C / 14 to 131 °F, 20 to 80%
Operating systems and
virtualization software
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 R2, Standard Edition / Enterprise Edition
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 R2, Standard x64 Edition / Enterprise x64 Edition
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Standard / Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Standard (x64) / Enterprise (x64)
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 Standard / Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 Standard / Datacenter
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 5
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 6
VMware® ESX™ 4
VMware® ESX™i 5
* In specific configurations, the operable ambient temperature is up to 35°C/95°F
Note : For Linux support, go to the NEC website at, or contact our sales representative
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Cat. No. E04-13070010E
R120d-2E July 2013
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