Intel Select Solution Architectures

Scan Business is proud to be able to supply 3XS branded Intel Select Solution architectures – pre-certified server builds, offering a degree of flexibility for customisation, but guaranteed to work with pre-qualified software cloud environments.

  • Reliable 3XS brand and support
  • Built with certified components
  • Optimised for cloud workloads
  • Covered by Intel Technical Warranty & Support

3XS Certified Systems for Microsoft Windows Server 2016

To help customers transition to SDI and private cloud, Scan 3XS systems has partnered with Intel and Microsoft to collaborated across the areas of compute, storage, networking and security to deliver server system configurations that optimise the features and performance of Windows Server 2016, accelerating the path to private cloud.

2U - Single Node 2U - 4 Nodes (per node)
LN 87949 Intel Server System MCB2208WFAF4 87950 Intel Server System MCB2208WFAF5 87951 Intel Server System MCB2208WFAF6 87952 Intel Server System MCB2208WFHY2 87953 Intel Server System MCB2224BPAF3 87954 Intel Server System VRN2208WFAF81
Storage Type All-Flash (Optane+NVMe) All-Flash (NVMe+SATA) All-Flash (NVMe+SATA) Hybrid (NVMe+HDD) All-Flash (NVMe+SATA) All-Flash (NVMe+HDD)
Network RDMA Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
CPU 2x Intel Xeon Gold 6152 2x Intel Xeon Gold 5120 2x Intel Xeon Gold 5118 2x Intel Xeon Gold 5118 2x Intel Xeon Gold 5118 2x Intel Xeon Gold 5115
Memory (2666MHz) 768GB 384GB 384GB 128GB 256GB 128GB
Cache 2x P4800 375GB (1.5TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x S4600 960GB (1.9TB)
Raw Capacity 12x P4500 2TB (24TB) 6x P4500 2TB (12TB) 6x S4500 1.92TB (3.2TB) 6x 2TB HDD (12TB) 4x S4500 1.92TB (7.7TB) 4x 2TB HDD (8TB)
LAN 4x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 4x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA)
  • Optimised for Storage Spaces Direct (SDS), designed with certified Windows Server 2016 ingredients and validated by Intel
  • Available in all-flash and hybrid storage configurations
  • 2U 4 node or 2U 1 node Intel Server Boards and Intel Chassis options
  • Powered by Intel Xeon Scalable processor family
  • Integrated with Intel Solid State Drives (SSDs) where applicable
  • Includes Intel® Remote Management Module (Intel RMM) for secure remote server access and control
  • Embedded with more than 100 sensors that monitor all critical functions
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3XS Certified Systems for VMware VSAN

Modernising storage resources is an essential element to software-defined infrastructure (SDI), driving high demand for SDS solutions to transform fixed storage resources to be more agile, scalable, and efficient. 3XS Certified Systems for VMware are fully validated, pre-configured server systems with VMware VSAN certifications included, helping resellers reduce complexity and speed time to market.

2U - Single Node 2U - 4 Nodes (per node)
SKU VRN2208WFAF83 VRN2208WFAF82 VRN2208WFHF81 VRN2208WFHY6 VRN2224BPAF6 VRN2224BPHY6
Description 2U1N All-Flash (Optane + NVMe) 2U1N All-Flash (All NVMe) 2U1N All-Flash (NVMe + SATA) 2U1N Hybrid (NVMe + HDD) 2U4N All-Flash (NVMe + SATA) 2U4N Hybrid (SATA + HDD)
Profile AF-8 AF-8 AF-8 HY-6 AF-6 HY-6
Processor Xeon Gold 6152 (22 Core, 2.1GHz, 140W) Xeon Gold 5120 (14 Core, 2.2GHz, 105W) Xeon Gold 5118 (12 Core, 2.3GHz, 105W) Xeon Gold 5118 (12 Core, 2.3GHz, 105W) Xeon Gold 5118 (12 Core, 2.3GHz, 105W) Xeon Gold 5115 (10 Core, 2.4GHz, 85W)
Memory (p/n) 768GB (24x 32GB) 384GB (12x 32GB) 384GB (12x 32GB) 384GB (12x 32GB) 256GB (8x 32GB) 256GB (8x 32GB)
Cache (p/n) 4x P4800 375GB (1.5TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x P4600 1.6TB (3.2TB) 2x S4600 960GB (1.9TB)
Capacity (p/n) 12x P4800 2TB (24TB) 6x P4500 2TB (12TB) 6x S4500 1.92TB (11.5TB) 6x 2TB HDD (12TB) 4x S4500 1.92TB (7.7TB) 4x 2TB HDD (8TB)
LAN (p/n) 4x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 4x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA) 2x 10GbE SFP+ (Intel/RDMA)
  • Fully validated, pre-configured server systems with VMware VSAN certifications included
  • 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 Scalable processor family
  • Integrated with Intel Solid State Drives (Intel SSD) where applicable
  • Third-party memory in configurations optimized and pre-certified for VMware VSAN
  • Includes Intel Remote Management Module for secure remote server access and control
  • Embedded with more than 100 sensors that monitor all critical functions
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