bullx B500 compute blade
 • Specifically designed for Extreme Computing
 
bullx B500 compute blade
The bullx compute blade was designed with HPC in mind. It brings together the best components available on the market, and only those necessary for HPC, delivering uncompromised performance.

 
  • 2 high-frequency Intel® Xeon® 5600 series processors (up to 3.06 GHz)
  • Large memory capacity (up to 192GB memory per blade)
  • 1 SATA HDD or 1 SSD drive
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    PRODUCT
  • Model
  • bullx B500 compute blade
      
    DESIGN
  • Form factor
  • Single-width blade
      
    PROCESSORS
  • Number of processors
  • 2 hexa core Intel® Xeon® 56xx processors up to 3.06 GHz
  • L3 cache
  • 12MB shared
      
    ARCHITECTURE
  • Chipset
  • Intel S5500 chipset (Tylersburg IO H-24D) with QPI up to 6.4GT/s
      
    MEMORY
  • Memory Min/Max
  • Up to 192GB Reg ECC DDR3
  • Memory slots (number, type)
  • 12 DDR3 DIMM sockets
      
    I/O SLOTS
  • Bus slots
  • ConnectX adapter providing single QDR IB channel
      
    MEDIA AND STORAGE DEVICES
  • Maximum Internal Storage capacity
  • 1 SATA disk (1.8", 80/120/250 GB) or 1 SSD drive (1.8", 60/120 GB)
      
    NETWORK
  • Network interface controller
  • 1Gb dual port Ethernet controller for the links to CMM and ESM
      
    I/O PORTS
  • System Management
  • Integrated Baseboard Management Controller (BMC)
      
    POWER SUPPLY
  • Hot-Plug PSU
  • in chassis
      
    VENTILATION
  • Fan specifications
  • 2 fans
      
    PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS
  • Weight
  • 4.2 kg (fully populated)
      
    OS AND SOFTWARE
  • Linux Support
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux or Suse SLES + bullx supercomputer suite
      
    REGULATORY & SAFETY
  • Regulatory compliance
  • CE (UL, FCC, RoHS)
     
     
     
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