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HP Proliant DL360 G7 All DIMM indicator lights amber

I am currently doing a RAM upgrade on an HP proliant DL360 G7 server. After installing the new RAM (18x 8GB KTH-PL316E/8G) the LED indicator lights for every single DIMM turned amber and the health ...
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In a HP server, can low voltage DIMMS and standard voltage DIMMs be mixed?

We are adding RAM to a HP Proliant DL380 G7 and were shipped standard voltage DIMMS. We have pre-installed some low voltage DIMMS. Is it acceptable to mix DIMM voltage in general? Is it advised? A ...
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Is it possible to see the RAM units configuration on HP ProLiant DL380 G5

I have an HP ProLiant DL380 G5 Server in the datacenter running Windows Server 2008 R2. I need to think about upgrading RAM on this server and decide on configuration of RAM units I am going to ...
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Installing DIMM modules in HP ProLiant DL180G6 not in recommended order

I have two DL180G6 servers, I used them with 2x2 GB RAM modules, now I'd like to upgrade the memory to 16 GB for each. I have spare 6x2 GB RAM modules per machine (parameters match for the existing ...
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HP ML150 G6 upgrading RAM/CPU beyond specs?

I am being told that some limits on some HP servers can be crossed. Do any of you have any experience with that? A ML150/G6 is limited to 48GB RAM but I have been talking to a German company that ...
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Fastest server ram configuration for 48GB?

I have an HP ProLiant DL160G6 server, with 2 CPU's and 48GB ram, with following modules: 4x 8GB Module - DDR3 1066MHz (KTH-PL310Q8/8G) 4x 4GB Module - DDR3 1333MHz (KTH-PL3138/4G) I'm re-purposing ...
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Which type of RAM we should use? Registered or Unregistered?

We are planning to buy two different servers from HP. They will be used in project where we do lot of statistical analysis and Java development/testing etc. Servers are : a) Part :ML350e 2403 CTO ...
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DDR3 10600 memory running at 533mhz

I bought a second-hand HP ProLiant DL160 G6 a year ago with 48GB configured in it. I discovered checking with cpu-z and doublechecked with speccy the memory runs at only 533Mhz. I checked the ...
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HP Proliant DL320 G5 Memory Registered or Unregistered?

I have an old HP Proliant DL320 G5 with 2x 1GB of RAM. I would like to swap out the old ram and install 4x 2GB of RAM to bring it to the max capacity. The manual calls for PC2-5300 unbuffered modules. ...
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HP DL360 G5 will not boot with all DIMM slots full

If I install memory into every DIMM slot the server will not boot, no display will be shown via VGA. ILO 2 detects these slots' memory as being "Not installed". If I remove the memory from the two ...
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installing non-hp RAM in hp proliant ml310e G8

i bought the hp proliant ml310e G8 with 8GB of crucial RAM. but when i plug it in the system initialization hangs on 90%. i read in another post (HP ProLiant ML310e Gen8 early system initialization ...
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What kind of memory for Hp Proliant dl380 g4

I am trying to figure out what kind of memory this Hp Proliant DL380 g4 needs. I can see that it will take PC2-5300 ddr2 memory from this HP article ...
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Proliant server ML 370 G4 RAM upgraade

can we use ECC non-registered RAM 667MHz on HP Proliant ML 370 G4?
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How do I upgrade my HP ProLiant ML150 G6 server RAM?

I want to upgrade the RAM on two HP ProLiant ML150 G6. They currently have 2 dimms labeled 2GB 2RX8 PC3-10600E-9-10-E0. I believe these are UDIMMs? The servers have a total of 12 memory slots. In ...
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Balancing RAM when using multiple CPUs

We have HP DL360 G7 server with one cpu and 16G 12G ram. We plan to add another cpu. So, we need also ram for second cpu. Is there any negative performance impact if we add different size of ram to ...
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Non-ECC memory on Proliant DL385 g5

Is it possible to use non-ECC memory in the HP Proliant DL385 g5, the server is a test system so error checking is less important
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HP ProLiant ML110 G2 stops working when upgrading RAM

This an old spare server I use for a Minecraft server and a web server. It current has 2.5GB of RAM. I recently purchased 4GB (4x1GB) of new RAM and when I installed them, the server would not boot. ...
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Does it make sense to install online spare memory?

I'm using HP DL360p Generation 8. I need a pretty reliable server, so I'm using RAID 1 with a spare drive, and I also added an extra power supply. But should I install online spare memory? Or ...
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VMWare - persistent “Host memory status” alarm in vSphere

I have a particular VMWare ESX 4.1 host that has a very persistent "Host memory status" alarm. This is running on an HP ProLiant DL360 G7 server. The HP ILO and System Management agents don't know ...
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Available Memory Slots DL380G5

I have an HP ProLiant DL380 Generation 5 in a remote data center. Is there any way that I can check remotely how many memory slots are occupied (and more importantly how many are available)? The ...
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Vendor RAM vs offical form RAM [closed]

I want add RAM for our server HP Proliant DL380 G6. There are no HP's shop in my country. Some computer & server shop offer me Kingston RAM for my server. But my boss says "Only HP!". What's ...
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How to read HP's manual about ram modules?

On page 48 in this user guide, it is explained in which order memory modules should be installed for an HP DL385 server with AMD Opteron CPUs. There are 12 banks per CPU, and I have 6 x 4GB + 2 x 2GB ...
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Why won't this RAM work in my HP Proliant DL380 G4 server?

I tried installing some Crucial 1024MB PC5400 DDR2 667MHz ECC Memory (CT12872AA667) and the system would not start - just post beeps. The original memory is PC2-3200R ECC and the place I purchased ...
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My HP ProLiant DL380G7 give Correctable ECC logging reached?

I have a HP Pro Liant DL380G7 and a VMWare ESXi installed on it. In configuration tab of vSphere client inventory Memory Status is Warning with this message "System Board 8 Memory: Correctable ECC ...
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laying out memory modules in a server

This may sound silly. However a client was advised by his consultant to opt for a combination of 6 x 2GB memory along 6x4 GB memory, when asked to populate a DL 180 G6 server with 36 G of RAM. I ...
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Server configuration + Memory + VMWare question

I'd like to buy this guy: DL 380 G7, http://www.pcconnection.com/IPA/Shop/Product/Detail.htm?sku=11578414&cac=Result it's coming with 24 GB q1) what should be the best way to upgrade the memory ...
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HP DL160 G6 memory PC3-10600R vs PC3-10600E

I am using a HP DL 160 G6 server that according to specs takes PC3 Registered or Unbuffered. When I combine the two types of memory below the system will not POST. When I use just the first type of ...
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Memory “initialization” on HP ProLiant servers

I noticed recently that when I am looking at the iLO Console for my HP ProLiant servers that when they start up there is a report of total memory installed (say 32768 MB), and then there is a process ...
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How do I populate my ProLiant DL320 G6 server with memory?

I have problem with a new HP ProLiant DL320 G6 server. From the beginning it had to less memory, and now I have ordered more memory two times. Now I am struggling to populate the server with these ...
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Where is documentation of HP ProLiant Health Panel?

This is a capture of one of our HP ProLiant ML370 G5 health panel (not sure about official name of the panel): Why are all memory banks LED all on? Is it caused by a faulty memory bank?