ProLiant EC200a Managed Hybrid Server Tech Specs

What is the right IT investment that will scale with my business and doesn’t break the bank? The HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server, the first product in the HPE Easy Connect family, changes the way small businesses solve their IT needs by taking end-to-end ownership of deployment, monitoring, and pro-active maintenance. This unique server design features tightly integrated compute, storage, and networking, together with Zynstra virtualization and cloud management software, and is delivered as a managed service.

The solution is delivered as a fully managed on-site server, preconfigured, simple to install, and ready in a matter of minutes. In addition, management and monitoring is done through a cloud management tool, significantly improving efficiency for IT admin. 

Whether your business workloads are on-premise, in the cloud or both, the HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server portfolio has the products, services, and solutions for every phase of growth.

Core Features Explained

What's new?

  • High Availability (HA): HA insures against data loss and business disruption by auto switching services from a failed server to a second server (needs 2 EC200a servers and 2 Communication Boards).
  • Aruba Lite Integration: Allows users to see the overall status of Aruba WiFi Access Points through the EC200a management console, with a quick link to the full Aruba Central WiFi management platform.
  • Storage and Backup Efficiency: More server disk capacity through improved efficiency on local and cloud backups (up to 2TB* in the Base model and up to 5TB* in the Premium model. *Estimates only.)


IT Made Easy and Worry-Free for Small Businesses
The HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server is designed for the small business as a pre-configured solution that is simple to install and ready to go, allowing you to focus on your business, not on your IT.

IT is hassle-free when Hewlett Packard Enterprise takes ownership of managing your IT needs in deployment, management, pro-active monitoring, and maintenance.

Delivers a managed hybrid IT infrastructure for small business owners, which means your Software and Firmware is kept current and maintained 24/7.

Security & Compliance
The HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server leverages the power of modern technologies to provide an end to end branch architecture where all sites benefit from virtualized, manageable resources, which are commissioned, controlled and kept up to date and secure by our powerful continuous intelligent automation solution.

Groundbreaking Pay-As-You-Go, On-Demand Hybrid IT
The HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server solution provides investment protection and cost reduction.
Monthly subscription fee for your cloud IT needs.

Remotely managed solution that can easily scale as the business grows.

Scale up or ramp down your compute and storage requirement on-demand.

Best of Both Worlds with Hybrid IT for On-Premise and the Cloud
The HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server delivers a no compromise performance with a highly converged compute, storage, and virtualization platform.

Critical workloads can run on-premise, while collaboration applications like Office 365 can utilize the flexibility and convenience of the cloud.

Enabling business continuity by pre-configuring with cloud services for backup and disaster recovery (DR). The software and firmware is kept current and maintained 24/7.

Excellent for driving IT management efficiency in remote offices and branch offices (ROBOs).

Distinctive Form Factor Without Compromising Performance
The HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server is similar in size to a set-top box. It is designed to be showcased on an office desk or wall mounted for your convenience.

Architected with proven Intel® Xeon® processor and solid state disk (SSD) flash drives to meet the needs of performance critical workloads.

Expansion storage option up to an additional 16 TB of storage for total 24 TB of hard drive capacity.

Intel® is a trademark of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and other countries. Xeon® is a trademark of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.

Technical Features

Processor Family
Intel® Xeon® Processor D-1518 Number of Processors:1 Processor Cores: 4

Memory, maximum: 64GB Memory Slots:2 DIMM slots Memory Type: DDR4 UDIMM, RDIMM

(2) LFF SATA, non-hot plug M.2 SSD

Controller Cards
Network Controller 2x1GbE embedded Storage Controller Intel Embedded SATA Controller

What's included
Warranty 3/3/3 Server Warranty includes three years of parts, three year of labor, three year of on-site support coverage. Additional information regarding worldwide limited warranty and technical support is available at: Additional Hewlett Packard Enterprise support and service coverage for your product can be purchased locally. For information on availability of service upgrades and the cost for these service upgrades, refer to

HPE ProLiant Easy Connect Servers are tightly integrated compute, storage, networking, and virtualization appliances deployed on-site. Pre-integrated with cloud services and managed remotely from the cloud, they provide an efficient, flexible, and consistent hybrid IT solution that meets the needs of SMBs, branch offices, education, retail, and many more industries. The offering empowers IT users to experience secure, reliable access to their Windows, Linux, and SaaS applications, thanks to HPE’s unique Cloud Management Platform and Keep Current service. But it is the HPE solution that makes it all possible – a unique server solution with cloud management and virtualization technology combined with rigorously tested network, security, and cloud integration. The solution is fast to deploy, easy to provision, centrally managed, always up to date, and always consistent. All this is made possible because our services are backed by dedicated engineering and operations teams.


Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions (W x D x H)
10 x 10 x 1.85 in (25.4 x 25.4 x 4.7 cm)

8.13 lb (approximate maximum weight); 3.42 lb (approximate minimum weight) (3.69 kg (approximate maximum weight); 1.55 kg (approximate minimum weight))

HPE ProLiant EC200a -Technical White Paper 
This in-depth paper covers all business benefits and technical features of the HPE ProLiant Easy Connect EC200a Managed Hybrid Server. 

HPE ProLiant EC200a - Datasheet
Full solution and technical specification of the HPE Easy Connect ProLiant EC200a Managed Hybrid Server. 

HPE ProLiant EC200a -Solution Brief (SMBs) 
Designed with the needs of SMBs in mind, this solution features simple deployment and ease of management.

HPE ProLiant EC200a -Solution Brief (Education) 
As a modern educational establishment, you need to be able to adopt new technologies that cater to the needs and expectations of students and faculty alike.