Next-Generation Power for Advanced Enterprise Workloads and Hyperscale

Altus XE1111 Server

Modern data centers need flexible computing resources that can be deployed at scale. The Penguin Computing® Altus® XE1111 server provides a single socket AMD EPYC processor platform, fast and efficient memory, and up to 10 2.5” NVMe drive bays for flexible and dense storage. With powerful compute and dense storage in a 1U form factor, the Altus XE1111 is an optimal platform platform for large scale enterprise and hyper-scale deployments.

Data Sheet  

Key Features

Altus XE1111 Server Features

  • Single AMD® EPYC™ processors at up to 180W for performance configurations
  • Up to 16 DDR4-2933MHz ECC memory modules to deliver speed and efficiency for data-intensive workloads
  • Storage density for four 2.5" hot-swap or 10 2.5” hot-swap drive bays with NVMe support
  • Two PCIe x16 Gen 3 low profile slots plus one OCP mezzanine slot for additional connectivity
Technical Specs

Altus XE1111 Technical Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor1U Rackmount
Processor Number1
Processor TypeAMD 7000 EPYC
Maximum TDP180W
Board Management
BMC ChipsetASpeed AST2500
Dedicated BMC InterfaceYes
IPMI 2.0Yes
Virtual Media Over LANYes
Memory TypeDDR4-2666MHz ECC
Memory CapacityUp to 2TB (16x DIMMs)
Storage System
Hard Drive Bays
U.2 NVMe (2.5")10x Hotswap U.2 NVMe Chassis
M.2 NVMe1x M.2 NVMe
Hard Drive BackplaneNVMe
Ethernet ControllerBroadcom BCM5720
On-Board LAN2x GbE/RJ45
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size)2x PCIe Gen3 x16 (FHHL), 1x OCP Mezz
GPU CapableNo
External I/O Interfaces
USB Ports2x USB 3.0
VGA Ports1
Supported Operating System
Supported OSRHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size2x 650W 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 70C (32F to 158F)
Operating Relative Humidity90% (non-condensing)
Non-operating Relative Humidity90% (non-condensing)
System Dimensions & Weight
Height1.72 inches
Width17.2 inches
Depth24.6 inches
Machine WeightApproximately 50 lbs
Shipping WeightApproximately 100 lbs
Warranty3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available

Altus XE1111 Configuration

Altus XE1111 Base System
Processor - AMD EPYC Naples UP
Memory - DDR4-3200 (AVL)
U.2 NVMe
M.2 NVMe
RAID Controller
Disk Partition Configuration
Logical DrivePartitions
unassigned swap

PCIe Slot 1
PCIe Slot 2
TPM Security Module
Power Cord
Power cord options for system with dual C14 inlets, 100-250V
Rackmount Rails
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