Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time, Part 4: Upgrade my RAM to 32GB

By: JohnStutsman

 

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Figure 1 – Preparing to install new 32GB of RAM

 

In Part 4 of Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time I upgrade the stock 4GB RAM to 32GB RAM in my ML10v2.

 

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Figure 2 – Kingston KVR16E11K4/32

 

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Figure 3 – 32GB RAM about to be installed

 

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Figure 4 – 32GB RAM now installed to the right of CPU cooler

 

I upgraded to 32GB of RAM in my HP ProLiant ML10v2 Gen9 using Kingston KVR16E11K4/32 from Newegg. The KVR16E11K4/32 was suggested by Schoondoggy on the forum thread RAM for ML10v2.

 

Video 1 – Upgrading to 32GB RAM in my HP ProLiant ML10v2.

 

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Figure 5 – Screen during post showing 32GB RAM for the first time

 

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Figure 6 – System Information

 

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Figure 7 – System Information with Installed Memory Highlighted

 

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Figure 8 – Task Manager showing 32GB of DDR3.

 

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Figure 9 – iLO4 System Information – Memory Information.

 

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Figure 10 – Fan speed has been a consistent 6%.

 

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Figure 11 – Temperatures appear well within range.

 

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Figure 12 – Device Inventory.

 

As-Built (At the End of this Series: Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the First Time):

  • HP ProLiant ML10v2 Gen9
  • Xeon E3-1220v3
  • 32GB Unbuffered ECC RAM KVR16E11K4/32
  • Logical Drive 01: OS drive – 2 x Samsung 256GB 840 Pro SSDs in RAID0 on HP Dynamic Smart Array B120i RAID Controller – 2 x Icy Dock EZConvert Air – mounted in Slots 1 & 2 of 4 drive main cage – Ports 1 & 2 SATA III (6GB/s)
  • Logical Drive 02: Data drive – 4 x WD 5TB HDDs in RAID10 on HP Dynamic Smart Array B120i RAID Controller – ports 3-6 SATA II (3GB/s) – two mounted in Slots 3 & 4 of 4 drive main cage – two mounted in 5.25” bays using 5.25” to 3.5” adaptor brackets (I used the existing SATA cable that had gone to the optical drive for 1 5.25” bay plus another 18” SATA cable I had in stock from previous projects for the 3.5” HDD in the other 5.25” bay)
  • OS: S2012R2

In Part 5 of Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time I will add four 5TB HDDs to my ML10v2.

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Reference:

Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time, Part 1: Unboxing and Setting up iLO4 Advance http://homeservershow.com/setting-up-my-p-ilo4-advance.html

Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time, Part 2: Installing my OS Drives and Running SPP http://homeservershow.com/setting-up-my-es-running-spp.html 

Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time, Part 3: Using iLO4 to Install Server 2012R2 http://homeservershow.com/setting-up-my-server-2012r2.html 

Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time, Part 4: Upgrade my RAM to 32GB http://homeservershow.com/setting-up-my-my-ram-to-32gb.html

Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time, Part 5: Add Four 5TB HDDs http://homeservershow.com/setting-up-my-four-5tb-hdds.html

Setting up my HP ProLiant ML10v2 for the first time, Part 6: Performance http://homeservershow.com/setting-up-my-6-performance.html

HP ProLiant ML10v2 User Guide http://h20566.www2.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?sp4ts.oid=7796450&docId=emr_na-c04622279&docLocale=en_US

Forum Thread: RAM for ML10v2 http://homeservershow.com/forums/index.php?/topic/10311-ram-for-ml10v2/

Blog Postings HP ProLiant ML10v2 http://homeservershow.com/?s=ml10v2

My HP ProLiant ML10v2 PlayList: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLn2DhE-6J02RdBBhMhx51IS5j3gazC6Fy

 

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