Dell PowerEdge 13th generation servers are now available with the Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v4 product family (formerly code-named “Broadwell-EP”).


Benchmarking of the PowerEdge R730 and R630 rack servers models confirmed they deliver the full potential of the new architecture by attaining a world record on the compute-intensive SPECcpu2006 metric.



*Source: Based on best SPEC CPU2006 results published as of March 31, 2016. SPEC® and the benchmark name SPECint® are registered trademarks of the Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation. For latest SPEC CPU2006 benchmark results, visit

Also, the R730 achieved the world record on the business transactional SAP-SD two-tier (Linux) Sales and Distribution metric.



To learn more about these records, please visit Intel’s own world record leader board page.

Claim based on best published two-processor, two-tier SAP SD* Standard Application Benchmark result using the Linux* operating system published at as of 31 March 2016. New configuration: Dell PowerEdge* R730 platform with two Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2699 v4 (22 cores, 44 threads), Red Hat* Enterprise Linux* 7.2, SAP Sybase ASE* 16, SAP Enhancement Package 5 for SAP ERP* 6.0, number of SAP SD* benchmark users: 21,050. Source: SAP SD two-tier certification number 2016003.

And thanks to both the CPU family’s improved design and Dell’s Energy Smart implementation; this additional performance required no additional power or cooling.



See the full whitepaper on Dell TechCenter for test configuration, methodology and findings.