Simplifying the path to software-defined storage.

VSAN Ready Nodes from Intel are powered by the latest Intel technology, and include Intel Server Boards and Chassis, Intel Xeon processors, Intel Solid State Drives (SSDs), and third-party memory in configurations optimised and pre-certified for VMware VSAN.

VSAN Ready Nodes

Designing, testing and validating an SDS solution can be a complex and resource-intensive process. VSAN Ready Nodes from Intel are fully-validated, pre-configured server systems with VMware VSAN certifications included. Designed to address the challenges of storage modernization, this offering helps resellers reduce complexity and speed time to market.

Simplifying the Path to Software-Defined Storage.

Key Features: • Robust data protection, high-availability and performance • Predictable scaling on cost-effective infrastructure • Streamline operations with high levels of automation • Powerful, simplified storage for limited IT staffs without specialised expertise

Target Applications: • Mission Critical Applications • Virtual Desktops • IT Operations • Remote IT

Datasheet VMware VSAN profile Server System Features
VSAN HY2 Hybrid 2 (HY-2) 2U 4 node Intel Server Chassis H2224XXKR2 and Intel Server Board S2600TPR Up to 20 VMs and 4K IOPs per node / 2TB raw storage capacity / Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4 / 32GB memory
VSAN HY4 Hybrid 4 (HY-4) 2U 4 node Intel Server Chassis H2224XXKR2 and Intel Server Board S2600TPR Up to 30 VMs and 10K IOPs per node / 4TB raw storage capacity / Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4 / 128GB memory
VSAN HY6 Hybrid 6 (HY-6) 2U 4 node Intel Server Chassis H2224XXKR2 and Intel Server Board S2600TPR Up to 50 VMs and 20K IOPs per node / 8TB raw storage capacity / Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4 / 256GB memory
VSAN HY8 Hybrid 8 (HY-8) 2U 1 node Intel Server System R2208WTTYSR and Intel Server Board S2600WTTR Up to 100 VMs and 40K IOPs per node / 12TB raw storage capacity per node / Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4 / 384GB memory
VSAN AF6 All-Flash 6 (AF-6) 2U 1 node Intel Server System R2208WTTYSR and Intel Server Board S2600WTTR Up to 60 VMs and 50K IOPs per node / 8TB raw storage capacity per node / Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4 / 256GB memory
VSAN AF8 All-Flash 8 (AF-8) 2U 1 node Intel Server System R2208WTTYSR and Intel Server Board S2600WTTR Up to 120 VMs and 80K IOPs per node / 12TB raw storage capacity per node / Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4 / 384GB memory

Simplifying the path to software-defined storage.

Making the path to reliable solutions easy

Accelerating growth in the HPC market with unbranded, fully validated 1 and 2U rack systems options built-to-order for intensive workloads.

HPC Compute Blocks

Deliver customisable solutions to grow your High Performance Computing (HPC) business. Intel is offering unbranded, fully validated build-to-order server building blocks optimized specifically for high performance computing environments. The Intel Server Products for HPC Compute Blocks feature Intel’s most innovative technologies, world-class validation, compatibility, certification, warranty, and support.

Accelerating HPC innovations to market

Key Features: Mix and match • 2U 4 Node form factors • 1U and 2U Rack form factors • Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v4/v3 Product Families • Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor • Intel True Scale Fabric, Intel Omni-Path, and FDR InfiniBand Fabric • Intel Ethernet Adapter • Intel Solid State Drives (Intel SSD) • Memory Options: 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, and 32GB DDR4-2133 and 2400 MHz • Intel Server Products hardware from supported families • Intel RAID and server accessories

Target Applications: • Industry/Manufacturing • Oil and Gas • Life Sciences • Economics/Financial • Research Labs/Universities

Making the path to reliable solutions easy

High-Performance SMB Server Solutions

Cost-effective IT solutions that deliver business-class performance, security, and manageability.

SMB Server Blocks

In a highly competitive market, small and medium businesses (SMB) need IT solutions that deliver business class performance with high levels of reliability and security. They also need solutions that are cost efficient, easy to manage and can scale as they grow. SMB businesses are turning to easy-to manage, entry-level servers to address these needs. With an on-premises server, businesses can reduce costs and improve application performance and reliability.

High-Performance SMB Server Solutions

Key Features: Mix and match • Intel Server Board S1200SPL • Intel Xeon Processor E3-1230 v5 • 4U Intel Server Chassis P4304XXSFCN • Intel Remote Management Module 4 Lite 2 • Intel SSD DC S3510 Series • 16GB DDR4 ECC UDIMM, supporting 2133 MT/S memory

High-Performance SMB Server Solutions

Accelerating datacentre transformation

Cloud Blocks for Microsoft are fully-validated, Windows Server Software-Defined certified and configured specifically to simplify the provisioning and management of storage resources to help customers reduce costs, create affordable business continuity and better prioritise storage resources.

Cloud Blocks for Microsoft

Help customers transition to SDI and private cloud with Intel and Microsoft collaboration across the areas of compute, storage, networking and security to deliver server system configurations that optimise the features and performance of Windows Server 2016 to help accelerate the path to private cloud.

Cloud Blocks for Microsoft

Key Features: • Fully validated server systems configured for Windows Server 2016, Windows Server Software-Defined and Storage Spaces Direct • Available in all-flash and hybrid storage configurations • 2U 4 node or 2U 1 node Intel Server Boards and Intel Chassis options • Powered by the Intel Xeon processor E5 v4 product family • Integrated with Intel Solid State Drives (SSDs) where applicable • Third-party memory in configurations optimized and pre-certified for Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server Software-Defined • Includes Intel Remote Management Module for secure remote server access and control • Embedded with more than 100 sensors that monitor all critical functions

Target Applications: • Business-critical applications • Virtual desktop infrastructure • Disaster recovery • Test and development scenarios • Enterprise production workloads

Accelerating datacentre transformation