An All New, Scalable 2U - 4 Node Server for Data Center and AI Workloads

Altus XE2242 Server

Modern data centers need flexible computing resources that can be deployed at scale. The Penguin Computing® Altus® XE2242 server provides dual AMD EPYC™ 7002 processors per node, fast and efficient memory, and up to 24 NVMe drive bays for flexible and dense storage. With support for PCIe Gen 4 and large storage capacity in a 2U form factor, the Altus XE2142 server is an optimal platform for large scale data center and AI deployments.

Data Sheet  

Key Features

Altus XE2242 Server Features

  • Dual AMD EPYC™ 7002 processors per node at up to 200W each for high-performance configurations
  • Up to 16 DDR4-3200MHz ECC memory modules per node to deliver speed and efficiency for data-intensive workloads
  • Storage density for 24 2.5” hot-swap drive bays with U.2 NVMe support
  • Up to two PCIe x16 Gen 4 low-profile slots plus one OCP mezzanine slot for additional connectivity
Technical Specs

Altus XE2242 Technical Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor2U - 4 Node Rackmount
Processors
Processor Number2 per node / 8 total
Processor TypeAMD 7002 EPYC
Maximum TDP200W
Motherboard
Board Management
BMC ChipsetASpeed AST2500
Dedicated BMC InterfaceYes
Shared BMCYes
IPMI 2.0Yes
Virtual Media Over LANYes
KVM Over LANYes
RedFishYes
ChipsetSoC
Memory
Memory TypeDDR4-3200MHz ECC
Memory CapacityUp to 4TB (16x DIMMs) per node
Storage System
Hard Drive Bays
2.5"24
U.2 NVMe (2.5")24
M.2 NVMeUp to 2x M.2 Drives per node
Hard Drive BackplaneNVMe PCIe Gen3
Networking
Ethernet ControllerIntel I350
On-Board LAN2x GbE/RJ45
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size)2x PCIe Gen4 x16 (LP), 1x OCP Mezz
Mezzanine Expansion Options
OCP Mezzanine
Storage OCP MezzLSI3008 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 Ports2x USB 3.0
VGA PortsYes
Supported Operating System
Supported OSRHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size2x 2200W 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
Height3.44 inches
Width17.32 inches
Depth33.07 inches
Machine WeightApproximately 84 lbs
Shipping WeightApproximately 94 lbs
Warranty
Warranty3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available
Configure

Altus XE2242 Configuration

Altus XE2242 Base System
Chassis
Processor - AMD EPYC Rome DP
Memory
0.05-1 DWPD SATA Drives
Main Purpose: Boot and Read Applications
1.1-10 DWPD SATA Drives
U.2 NVMe SSD
M.2 NVMe SSD (22110)
M.2 22x110 and 22x80
RAID Controller
RAID Configuration
 

No RAID volumes configured.

Disk Partition Configuration
Choose a standard disk partition template. After updating this form, you can manually edit the disk partitions for your specific requirements.
NCSI Switch
Onboard NCSI Dip Switch Setting
OCP Mezzanine (NCSI Slot)
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
PCIe Low Profile
Rackmount Rails
Power Cord
Power cord options for system with single C20 inlets, 100-250V
Operating System
Mellanox NIC Ext Warranty
Only needed when Mellanox NIC is selected
XFS Scalable File System
XFS Scalable File System requires Red Hat OS - Make sure select correct # of Socket License
Warranty & Service (4NODE)
Service (4NODE)
Service, No-Return (Compute)
Cluster Configuration Trim Kit