Super Micro Computer is showcasing Resource Saving 2U BigTwin and all-flash NVMe Ultra SuperServer systems at Cloud Expo Europe 2018. The company claims the Supermicro BigTwin provides the highest performance and efficiency of any 2U 4-node design. It supports the full range of Intel Xeon Scalable processors, a maximum of 24 DIMMs per node, and offers options for all-flash NVMe or hybrid NVMe/SAS3 drive bays. Depending on the configuration, each node features dual Intel Xeon Scalable processors (up to 28 cores, 205W TDP per CPU, 3 UPI), 24 DIMMs for up to 3TB of DDR4-2666MHz registered ECC memory, up to six hot-swap NVMe or SAS3 drives, up to three PCI-E 3.0 slots including support for a flexible SIOM module enabling 100/50/40/25/10G networking options and redundant 2600W/2200W Titanium Level (96%+) digital power supplies.
Supermicro's all-flash NVMe 1U SuperServer 1029UZ-TN20R25M provides the performance required for demanding cloud computing applications. With support for twenty hot-swap NVMe drives, this system comes standard with dual 25G Ethernet ports and supports the full range of dual Intel Xeon Scalable processors, up to 3TB of DDR4-2666MHz memory in 24 DIMMs, up to two PCI-E 3.0 expansion slots and redundant 1.6-kW Titanium Level (96%+) digital power supplies.