5 budget servers under £500

Servers

by Joe Curtis| 12 June 2014

Want an SMB server that won’t break your budget?

IT budgets are tight, but SMBs' budgets are tighter still. With that in mind, it's crucial to be able to source servers strong enough to support your business without breaking the bank.

With servers from Fujitsu, Dell, SuperMicro, Lenovo and HP, this list we've compiled should help you find what you're looking for.

Fujitsu PRIMERGY TX100 S3 Xeon E3-1220 Tower

£419.99

This server is aimed at small companies looking for a server featuring Intel Xeon support. It has 32GB of RAM. It's quiet, too, with a decent air flow system.

Stats:
- up to 32GB of RAM
- 3.1GHz Quad Core Processor
- Four internal bays
- 1600 MHz memory speed

 

SuperMicro SYS-5038A-IL

£267

SuperMicro's piece of kit comes at £267 for the most basic, no-frills version. The X10SAE motherboard also has 16 USB ports (six 3.0 and 10 2.0 ports), as well as SATA and Firewire ports.

You can also adjust memory for each virtual machine you import to it (up to 16 of them), meaning you can run a variety of different programmes each making different demands of the server, making it perfect for a firm carrying out a pretty eclectic range of jobs.

Stats:
- 32 GB RAM
- Intel Xeon E3-1200 v3 and 4th Gen Core processor
- Four internal bays
- 1600 MHz memory speed



Comments
Post a comment

Comments may be moderated for spam, obscenities or defamation.

Join our network

738 people like this.
0 people follow this.

Servers Intelligence

Buy the latest industry research online today!
See more

Suppliers Directory

  • BCS - Enabling the Information Society

    Established in 1957, BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, promotes wider social and economic progress through the advancement of information...

  • Avocent - IT Operations Management Solutions

    Avocent is a leading global provider of IT operations management solutions for enterprise data centres, small/medium businesses and branch offices...

  • Neverfail Overview

    The Neverfail Group is dedicated to creating a world where business applications are continuously available. High Availability, Disaster Recovery...


See more
Privcy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.