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HP ProLiant DL360p Gen8


Get improved performance with the new HP ProLiant DL360p Gen8 Server

The all-new HP ProLiant DL360p Gen8 Server series provides exemplary server performance and efficiency in a compact 1U size. Ideal for any cloud environment, it is designed for high-performance workloads, with adaptability for future requirements. This dual-processor server comes in a dense rack package and features the new Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 family processor that is designed for improved performance and efficiency.

It also comes with increased capacities in HP SmartMemory and HP SmartStorage with 8 SFF or 4 LFF drive models. Our latest design provides fast and easy access to all the key components inside the server—new Smart Socket Guide for secure, easy updates to processors, and exclusive tool-less, quick-remove PCI riser cages for fast updates.

The server also features a new family of networking solutions—HP FlexibleNetwork Adapters—which gives you increased configuration flexibility and faster serviceability. Also included is the latest HP Integrated Lights-Out (iLO 4) Management Engine, as part of the new embedded HP ProActive Architecture, for faster deployment, better management, Always-On Active Health System, and instant uptime tools.


Features & Benefits


  • The ProLiant DL360p Gen8 Server offers better performance, efficiency, storage capacity, and reliability in a compact size. Enterprise-class design, it is built to last longer in high-performance work environments with versatile future needs. Features include:
  • Smart Socket Guide: Enables intelligent, precise, and quick processor installation or upgrade, which lowers the risk of downtime for your business.
  • New Smart Carrier with cognitive drive activity: Provides new, more intuitive drive activity and status indicators that enhance serviceability for easier management and reduced maintenance errors. The new carrier provides increased capacity, thus offering improved rack space and addressing additional power needs, with 33 percent increase in capacity footprint.1
  • New HP SmartMemory: Authenticates memory, ensuring that
  • the highest of quality standards are met. Since the memory
  • has been customized for HP ProLiant, HP SmartMemory
  • enables certain improved memory performances in addition
  • to the processor or chipset specifications, resulting in better server performance. The server also offers a new 32 GB LRDIMM which gives a maximum capacity of 768 GB, and new
  • 1600 MHz speed memory options for better performance up to 256 GB capacities.
  • New HP Flexible Lan-On-Motherboard (FlexibleLOM) Adapters: Offers you a choice of increased configuration flexibility and faster serviceability. Removable and replaceable, the new family of Flexible Networking solutions allows you to easily adopt a 4-port 1 GB solution, or implement a 2-port 10 GB, CNA, or InfiniBand solution as and when the need arises.
  • ProLiant Sea of Sensors 3D: Enables energy savings by facilitating more efficient fan usage to cool the server. The web of temperature sensors allows for precise and efficient cooling by providing a more complete, literally 3D view of temperature in the server so that server fans can direct cooling where it is most required.
  • ENERGY STAR® certified: Helps businesses conserve energy and save money. The ENERGY STAR program is qualified by U.S. Environment Protection Agencies.

Technical Specifications


Drive description


Supported drives

Hot plug SFF 2.5-inch SAS
Hot plug SFF 2.5-inch SATA
Hot plug SFF 2.5-inch SSD
Hot plug LFF 3.5-inch SAS
Hot plug LFF 3.5-inch SATA
Hot plug LFF 3.5-inch SSD

Processor and memory  

20 MB L3
15 MB L3
10 MB L3
5 MB L3
Depending on processor installed

Processor family Intel Xeon E5-2600 family
Processor quantity 1 or 2

Processor core available

8, 6, 4, or 2
Processor speed 1.8 to 3.3 GHz
Memory slots 24 DIMMs, with 4 channels
Maximum memory 768 GB maximum (256 GB maximum capacity/maximum speed @ 1600 MHz)
Memory type DDR3 RDIMM, LRDIMM or UDIMM, HP SmartMemory

Memory protection features

Advanced ECC, online spare, memory lock-step mode


Network controller

HP FlexibleLOM 1Gb 331FLR Ethernet adapter on some models, and HP FlexibleLOM 10Gb 2-port 530FLR-SFP+ Ethernet Adapter on others; Options: 4 ports or 2 ports 10 GB, CNA, SFP+, FCoE, and InfiniBand solutions

Storage controllers Smart Array P420i controller (optional flash back write cache [FBWC] 512 MB, 1 G, 2 G)
Internal storage

(8) 2.5” hot plug bays optional (4) 3.5” hot-plug bays Includes bay for optional optical drive

Maximum internal storage

8 TB SFF (8 x 1 TB HDD) or 12 TB LFF (4 x 3 TB HDD)

Expansion slots 2x PCIe 3.0 slots for x16 full-height, half-length, and x8 low profile option cards maximum, with HP exclusive tool-less quick access feature



Remote management software

HP iLO 4
Form factor chassis Rack
System fans features Hot plug fully redundant
Power supply type Hot plug redundant power supply
Graphic card Full-height/Half-length PCIe 3.0 slot for standard graphics or up to 75 W GPU

Full configuration form factor


Supported operating systems

–Microsoft® Windows® Server Editions
–Linux (Red Hat, SUSE, and United)
–Oracle Solaris
–VMware/XenSource/RH and SLES Xen/Microsoft Hyper-V

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