A Versatile, Scalable 1U Server for Data Center and HPC Workloads

Altus XE1112 Server

Modern data centers need flexible computing resources that can be deployed at scale. The Penguin Computing® Altus® XE1112 server provides dual AMD EPYC™ 7000 processors, fast and efficient memory, and up to four 2.5” or 3.5” drive bays for flexible and dense storage. With powerful compute and dense storage in a single server, the Altus XE1112 server is an optimal platform for data center and HPC deployments at scale.

Data Sheet  

Key Features

Altus XE1112 Server Features

  • Dual AMD EPYC™ 7000 processors at up to 360W each for performance configurations
  • Up to 32 DDR4-2666MHz ECC memory modules to deliver speed and efficiency for data-intensive workloads
  • Storage density for four 2.5” or 3.5" hot-swap drive bays with SAS/SATA and NVMe support
  • Up to three PCI Express Gen 3 low profile slots plus two OCP mezzanine slots for additional connectivity
Technical Specs

Altus XE1112 Technical Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor1U Rackmount
Processor Number2
Processor TypeAMD 7000 EPYC
Maximum TDP180W
Board Management
BMC ChipsetASpeed AST2500
IPMI 2.0Yes
Virtual Media Over LANYes
Memory TypeDDR4-2666MHz ECC
Memory CapacityUp to 4TB (32x DIMMs)
Storage System
CD-ROM DevicesYes
Hard Drive Bays
3.5"4x Hotswap SAS/SATA Drives
2.5"4x Hotswap SAS/SATA Drives
M.2 NVMe1x M.2 NVMe
Hard Drive Backplane12Gb
Ethernet ControllerIntel I350
On-Board LAN2x GbE/RJ45
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size)3x PCIe Gen3 Slots (LP), 2x OCP Mezz Gen3 x16
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 Ports4x USB 3.0
VGA PortsYes
Supported Operating System
Supported OSRHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size2x 1200W 80Plus Platinum
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
Height1.69 inches
Width17.2 inches
Depth28.7 inches
Machine WeightApproximately 46 lbs
Shipping WeightApproximately 60 lbs
Warranty3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available

Altus XE1112 Configuration

Altus XE1112 Base System
Liquid Cooling
Processor - AMD EPYC Naples DP
Memory - DDR4-3200 (AVL)
3.5" SATA
3.5" SAS
2.5" SATA
M.2 NVMe (2280)
RAID Controller
RAID Configuration

No RAID volumes configured.

Disk Partition Configuration
Logical DrivePartitions
unassigned swap

OCP Mezzanine (NCSI Slot)
OCP Mezzanine (No NCSI Slot)
NCSI Switch (Toggle Switch)
Onboard NCSI Dip Switch Setting
PCIe Slot 1
PCIe Slot 2
PCIe Slot 3
Mellanox NIC Ext Warranty
Only needed when Mellanox NIC is selected
TPM Security Module
Rackmount Rails
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)
Cluster Configuration Trim Kit