Relion 2900 Server Features

  • Dual Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3 and v4 processors
  • 2U 12x 3.5”/24x 2.5” SAS/SATA HDDs
  • Up to 1.5TB DDR4-2400MHz (24x DIMMs)
  • 3x PCIe x16 Gen3 slot
  • 5x PCIe x8 Gen3 slot
  • 1x PCIe x8 Gen3 Universal I/O Cards
  • Support for SAS/SATA 6G/12G with SAS 12G Expander
  • Single/Redundant 800W 80Plus Platinum PSU

Data Sheet Manual

The Relion 2900 is based on Intel’s Xeon E5-2600 v3 and v4 processors. Utilizing the Intel 612 (Wellsburg) series chipset, it is a versatile, efficient and feature-rich server well suited for general purpose workloads. RAS (Reliability, Availability, Serviceability) features like RAID options, IPMI 2.0 support and ‘KVM over IP’ functionality make this platform a good fit for mission critical workloads. With these RAS features as well as up to fourteen cores per processor and up to 1.5TB of DDR4-2400MHz RAM the system is also an excellent choice as a host platform in virtualization environments.

For scale out deployments basic configuration options are available, making the R2900 a great server for those looking for a balance between performance and power efficiency. It provides extra functionality by offering 5x PCIe x8 Gen3 slots, 3x PCIe x16 Gen3 slots, and 1x PCIe x8 Gen3 Mezzanine slot. The Relion 2900 also enables HPC users the ability to customize and optimize their system(s) for specific application requirements and needs.

3.5" HDD Chassis supports 2.5" HDD
CPU Cooling
Default cooling sufficient up to 145W CPUs
3.5" SATA Cloud
3.5" 10KRPM SATA
3.5" 15KRPM SAS
2.5" 10KRPM SAS
2.5" 10KRPM SATA
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
Rear OS Drives
Each Rear OS Drive, takes up a PCI slot - 2.5" SATA SSD DRIVES ONLY. Not hot swap.
RAID Controller
RAID Configuration

No RAID volumes configured.

Disk Partition Configuration
Logical Drive Partitions
unassigned / /boot swap

Mezzanine Expansion Slot
TPM Security Module
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x8
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x8
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x8
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x8
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x8
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x16
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x16
Expansion Slot Options
PCI-E gen3 x16
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
Warranty & Service (Server & Workstation)
Service (Server & Workstation)
Service, No-Return (Compute)
Technical Specs
Form Factor
Form Factor 2U Rackmount
Processor Number 2
Processor Type Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 / v4 Series
Maximum TDP 145W
Board Management
BMC Chipset ASpeed AST2400
Dedicated BMC Interface RJ45
Shared BMC Yes
IPMI 2.0 Yes
Virtual Media Over LAN Yes
KVM Over LAN Yes
Chipset Intel Wellsburg C610 Series
Memory Type DDR4-2400MHz ECC
Memory Capacity Up to 1.5TB (24x DIMMs)
Internal Storage Controller
Onboard Controller Intel Wellsburg C610 Series
Storage System
Hard Drive Bays
3.5" 12x Hotswap SAS/SATA Drives
2.5" 24x Hotswap SAS/SATA Drives
Hard Drive Backplane 12Gb
Ethernet Controller Intel I350
On-Board LAN 2x GbE/RJ45
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size) 3x PCIe x16 GPU OR 6x PCIe x8 FH / 2x PCIe x8 FH / 1x Mezz x8 LP
Mezzanine Expansion Options
Proprietary Mezzanine
Storage Proprietary Mezz LSI2208 Int, LSI3008 Ext.
Network Proprietary Mezz Dual 10GbE/RJ45 (Intel X540-AT2), Dual 10G/SFP+ (Intel 82599ES), Single 10G/SFP+ (Intel 82599EN), Mellanox Dual FDR VPI
External I/O Interfaces
USB Ports 2 x USB 3.0 [Front], 2 x USB 3.0 [Rear], 2 x USB 2.0 [Rear]
VGA Ports Yes
Supported Operating System
Supported OS RHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size 2x 800W 80Plus Platinum
Regulatory Compliance
Regulations CE, FCC
Mounting Hardware
Rackmount Rails Standard included, Premium tool-less option
Operating Environment
Operating Temperature 15C to 35C (59F to 95F)
Non-operating Temperature 0C to 70C (0F to 158F)
Operating Relative Humidity 30% to 80% (non-condensing)
Non-operating Relative Humidity 5% to 90% (non-condensing)
System Dimensions & Weight
Height 3.44 inches
Width 17.24 inches
Depth 28.00 inches
Machine Weight Approximately 56 lbs
Shipping Weight Approximately 66 lbs
Warranty 3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available