Iwill Akihabara Event
Posted on: 09/18/2004 05:00 AM

Iwill had on show a number of new products targeting the high-density computing market. The blade server, with up to four processors per blade, and ten blades per unit, connected by 10 Gbit/s Infiniband, was looking very tasty indeed.

System details as transcribed from the information sheet:

Processor
2 x (H2) / 4 x (H4) per blade
Chipset
AMD 8111, 8131
System Memory
8/16 x DIMM slots
DDR400/333 for max 16 / 32 GB
Registered ECC memory module support
LAN
2 x gigabit Ethernet (H2)
2 x 10Gbit/s Infiniband
Expansion Slots
1 x 64bit/133MHz PCI-X
Storage
1 x IDE HDD
I/O
2 x USB 2.0 (external)
2 x serial
1 x on board VGA
2 x PS/2
1 x IPMI
BIOS
AMI BIOS
Power
EPS12V 350/500W
External Dimensions
1.75" (H) x 14" (W) x 28" (D)
Picture of blade server in rack of 10
Blade server in rack of 10
Gary Lin holding server blade
Gary Lin of Iwill showing off the blade hardware



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