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Cavium ThunderX

Cavium ThunderX ARM

Cavium ThunderX ARM

Starting Configuration: $2,537.00
SKU: ASA9103-48C-TX
  • Cavium® ThunderX™ ARM processor, 64bit ARMv8 architecture, 48 cores per processor, 2.0GHz BGA 2601, 28nm technology
  • 8 x DDR4 DIMM slots
  • 1 x 40GbE QSFP+ LAN port
  • 4 x 10GbE SFP+ LAN ports
  • 90° Rotatable HDD Cage, Whisper-Quiet (<21dB)
  • Kensington Lock Support
  • Front I/O Ports: 2x USB 3.0
  • 1x Optional Front 12cm (1850 RPM) PWM Fan
  • 500W Bronze Level Certified High-Efficiency Power Supply
  • 1x Rear 12cm (1850 RPM) PWM Fan
  • 2x 5.25" External HDD Drive Bays & 4x 3.5" Internal HDD Drive Bays

Processor
Processor Support 
1 x Cavium® Thunder ARM processor
 
64bit ARMv8 architecture
 
"48 cores per processor, 2.0GHz"
 
"BGA 2601, 28nm technology"
System Memory
 
8 x DIMM slots
 
DDR4 memory supported only
 
Quad channel memory architecture
 
Up to total 1TB memory capacity
 
1866 MHz with 2DPC for Single Rank or Dual Rank RDIMMs / ECC UDIMMs
 
2133 MHz with 1DPC for Single Rank or Dual Rank RDIMMs / ECC UDIMMs
On-Board Devices
IPMI 
Aspeed® AST2400 management controller
 
Avocent® MergePoint IPMI 2.0 web interface:
 
Network settings
 
Network security settings
 
Users control
 
Services settings
 
IPMI settings
 
Sessions control
 
LDAP settings
 
Power control
 
"Voltages, fans and temperatures monitoring"
 
System event log
 
"Events management (platform events, trap settings, email settings)"
 
Serial Over LAN
 
"vKVM & vMedia (launch, configuration)"
Graphics 
Integrated in Aspeed® AST2400
 
2D Video Graphic Adapter with PCIe bus interface
 
1920x1200@60Hz 32bpp
Internal I/O
 
1 x 24-pin main power connector
 
1 x 8-pin power connectors
 
1 x CPU fan header
 
5 x System fan headers
 
1 x USB 3.0 header
 
1 x COM2 header
 
1 x SATA SGPIO header
 
1 x Front panel headers
 
1 x back plane board header
 
1 x PMBUS header
 
1 x BMC JTAG header
 
1 x JTAG PLD header
 
1 x BMC reset header
 
1 x Clear CMOS jumper
 
1 x BIOS recovery jumper
 
1 x IPMB connector
Front I/O
 
2 x USB 3.0
Rear I/O
 
2 x USB 3.0
 
1 x VGA
 
1 x COM1
 
1 x QSFP+
 
4 x SFP+
 
1 x RJ45
Dimension and Weight
Height 
"16.7"" (424 mm)"
Width 
"7.6"" (193 mm)"
Depth 
"20.68"" (525 mm)"
Net Weight 
28 lbs (12.7 kg)
Gross Weight 
30 lbs (13.61 kg)
Packaging (W x H x L) 
"21.38"" (543 mm) x 11.97"" (304 mm) x 25.28"" (642 mm)"
Front Panel
Buttons 
Power On/Off button
LEDs 
1 Network Activity LEDs
 
HDD activity LED
 
Power Status LED
 
System Overheat LED
Ports 
2x USB 3.0 Port(s)
 
2x USB 2.0 Port(s)
 
2x 1394 Port(s)
 
2x HD/AC97 Audio port(s)
Expansion Slots
PCI-Express 
1 x Full-height half-length slot with PCIe x16 (Gen3 x8 bus) slot
Drive Bay
External 
"2x 5.25"" External HDD Drive Bays"
Internal 
"4x 3.5"" Internal HDD Drive Bays"
System Cooling
Fans 
1 x 12cm rear exhaust fan(s)
Power Supply
 
"PS2/ATX 500W Multi-output power supply with 12CM fan, Bronze level"
 
"500W with Input 100 - 240Vac, 50-60Hz"
Operating System
Certified OS 
Ubuntu 16.04.1 64bit
 
SLES12 SP2
Compatible OS 
openSUSE Tumbleweed
 
openSUSE Leap 42.1+
 
RHEL 7.3 64bit
 
CentOS 7.3 64bit
Operating Enviroment
Operating Temperature Range 
5°C - 35°C (41°F - 95°F)
Non-Operating Temperature Range 
-40°C - 70°C (-40°F - 158°F)
Operating Relative Humidity Range 
8% - 90% (non-condensing)
Non-Operating Relative Humidity Range 
5% - 95% (non-condensing)