The Dell™ Blades Solution stack provides industry leading Power & Cooling Infrastructure and consists of:

M1000e Chassis


Welcome to the Blades Technical Community, where technical information and discussions about that information live side by side. Feel free to join the conversation by contributing to or starting a thread. Check out the blades tech articles and answers as a good starting place.

Featured Articles


Power Efficiency Comparison of Enterprise-Class Blade Servers updated April 2011


Additional Resources


The transcript for a recent TechTuesday chat on Selecting Blades for Virtualization highlights why one customer decided on the Dell M-Series blades for his virtualization server farm.

The links below will take you to resources such as white papers, manuals, and other useful technical documents relating to our new M-Series blade solutions.

Other resources available include the TechTuesday chats and topics listed in the navigation on the left, including Systems Management, iSCSI, and the Virtualization Frontier blog.

For more 3rd party information about blades in general from a 3rd party perspective, visit Blades Made Simple

Be sure to bookmark this page and visit regularly to see the latest M-Series blades resources.

We hope you find this useful, and we welcome your feedback and comments.

Blades Technical Community and Learning Lab Topics

Selecting Blades for Virtualization Blades Systems Management
I/O Infrastructure (Cisco, PowerConnect, Emulex, Qlogic, Brocade, Ethernet, Fibre Channel, etc.) Power and Cooling
M-Series General Reference (user guides, manuals, etc.) Blade Demonstrations
FlexAddress Blades Cookbook
Whitepapers & 3rd Party Studies