Appendix A - PowerEdge MX740c compute sled This appendix describes the details of PowerEdge MX740c compute sled. Child TopicsProcessor specificationsPowerEdge MX740c supports up to two processors and 29 cores per processor. Processor wattage and heat sink dimensions PowerEdge MX740c memoryPowerEdge MX740c supports up to 24 DIMMs, with up to 3 TB of memory and speed up to 2666 MT/s. PowerEdge MX740c storagePowerOne uses Boot Optimized Storage Solution (BOSS) as the operating system for compute sleds. BOSS is a simple RAID solution card that is designed specifically for booting the operating system, which supports up to two 6-Gbps M.2 SATA drives. This card has a x8 connector using PCIe gen 2.0 x2 lanes. The BOSS uses two 240-GB M.2 SATA drives. PowerEdge MX740c PCIe networking adaptersPowerEdge MX740c consists of one PCIe Gen3 x16 mezzanine card for Fabric A. PowerEdge MX740c supported operating systems VMware ESXi is the hypervisor that is provided with automatic provisioning capabilities in PowerOne Navigator .