A Secure, 2U Dual-Socket Server Optimized for Memory Intensive Workloads

Altus XE2112 Server

The Penguin Computing® Altus® XE2112 is a 2U dual-socket server powered by the AMD EPYCTM processor family targeting enterprise customers, memory intensive HPC workload and hyper-scale deployment. Altus XE2112 supports AMD EPYC dual-socket processor with the ability to expand up to 4TB of DDR4 capacity across 8 memory channels. The Altus XE2112 server supports 2.5″ HDD/SSD options, NVMe U.2, NVMe M.2, dual/redundant power supplies and enterprise level management based off Aspeed AST2500 chip that supports RedFish. The Altus XE2112 is a cost-effective dual socket solution that provide up to 4TB DDR4-2666MHz of memory capacity and 6x full height half length expansion slot and 2x low profile slot, 4x PCIe Gen3 x16 or 2x PCIe Gen3 x8, 2x PCIe Gen3 x16, and 2x OCP Mezzanine.

Data Sheet  

Altus XE2112 Server AMD EPYC processor Penguin Computing
Key Features

Altus XE2112 Server Features

  • 2U Rackmount Form Factor
  • Dual Socket AMD EPYC Processor
  • Up to 4TB DDR4-2666MHz ECC (32x DIMMs)
  • 4x PCIe Gen3 x16 or 2x PCIe Gen3 x8, 2x PCIe Gen3 x16, and 2x OCP Mezz
  • OCP Mezz Options include LSI3008 int., LSI3108 int., Dual 10G/SFP+, Single 10G/SFP+
  • 24x 2.5” Hot-swappable SAS/SATA Drives, or 18x SAS/SATA + 6x U.2 NVMe, or 24x U.2 NVMe
  • 1x M.2 NVMe
  • Integrated I/O and External Ports
Technical Specs

Altus XE2112 Technical Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor2U Rackmount
Processors
Processor Number2
Processor TypeAMD Naples EPYC
Maximum TDP360W
Motherboard
ChipsetSoC
Board Management
BMC ChipsetASpeed AST2500
IPMI 2.0Yes
Virtual Media Over LANYes
KVM Over LANYes
RedFishYes
Memory
Memory TypeDDR4-2666MHz ECC
Memory CapacityUp to 4TB (32x DIMMs)
Storage System
Hard Drive Bays
2.5"24x Hotswap SAS/SATA Drives (Up to 6x SAS/SATA/U.2)
U.2 NVMe (2.5")6x Hotswap U.2 Drives
M.2 NVMe1x M.2 NVMe
Boot Drives2x Hotswap SAS/SATA Drives
Hard Drive Backplane12Gb
Networking
Ethernet ControllerIntel I350
On-Board LAN2x GbE/RJ45
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size)4x PCIe Gen3 x16 (LP) or 2x PCIe Gen3 x8 (LP), 2x PCIe Gen3 x16, 2x OCP Mezz
Mezzanine Expansion Options
OCP Mezzanine
Storage OCP MezzLSI3008 Int., LSI3108 Int.
Network OCP MezzDual 10G/SFP+ (BCM57810S), Single 10G/SFP+ (BCM57811), Dual 10G/SFP+ (Intel 82599ES), Single 10G/SFP+ (Intel 82599EN)
External I/O Interfaces
USB Ports2
VGA Ports1
Supported Operating System
Supported OSRHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size2x 1600W 80Plus Platinum / 2x 2000W 80Plus Platinum
Regulatory Compliance
RegulationsCE, FCC
Mounting Hardware
Rackmount RailsStandard Rails Included
Operating Environment
Operating Temperature10C to 35C (50F to 95F)
Non-operating Temperature0C to 60C (32F to 140F)
Operating Relative Humidity8% to 80% (non-condensing)
Non-operating Relative Humidity20% to 95% (non-condensing)
System Dimensions & Weight
Height3.43 inches
Width17.2 inches
Depth28.7 inches
Machine WeightApproximately 55 lbs
Shipping WeightApproximately 65 lbs
Warranty
Warranty3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available
Configure

Altus XE2112 Configuration

Chassis
Processor - AMD EPYC DP
Memory
2.5" 7200RPM SATA NEARLINE
2.5" 7200RPM SAS NEARLINE
2.5" 10KRPM SAS
2.5" 15KRPM SAS
0.05-1 DWPD SATA Drives
Main Purpose: Boot and Read Applications
1.1-10 DWPD SATA Drives
1-25 DWPD SAS Drives
U.2 NVMe SSD
RAID Controller
RAID Configuration
 

No RAID volumes configured.

Disk Partition Configuration
Logical DrivePartitions
unassigned swap

OCP GBT Mezzanine
OCP GBT Mezzanine
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
TPM Security Module
Power Cord
Power cord options for system with dual C14 inlets, 100-250V
Operating System
XFS Scalable File System
XFS Scalable File System requires Red Hat OS - Make sure select correct # of Socket License
Mellanox NIC Ext Warranty
Only needed when Mellanox NIC is selected
Warranty & Service (Server & Workstation)
Service (Server & Workstation)
Service, No-Return (Compute)
Cluster Configuration Trim Kit