Asus launches worlds first 2U server with true high density design
The world’s most expandable 2U server, the Asus ESC4000 is a high density GPU server presented in a compact 2U rack mount with support for dual Intel Xeon 5600 series processors,18 DIMM slots with up to 48GB/144GB memory and 4 double-wide Nvidia Tesla GPU computing processors. It enables high-end professional applications such as life/medical sciences, engineering and sciences, financial modeling, EDA and visualization. The Asus ESC4000 packs outstanding features, flexible design and versatile hardware, making it an ideal choice for intense parallel computing tasks. The inclusion of InfiniBand interconnet technology allows users to link the ESC4000 with a variety of devices at very high data transfer speeds, as well as daisy-chain it with other servers for powerful networking and clustering.
The ESC4000 offers almost double performance with the same space requirements when compared to similar products thanks to an innovative high density design. The Asus ESC4000 features an intelligent cooling design with fan controls and Asus exclusive EPU (Energy Processing Unit) to mitigate power requirements and limit consumption. The ESC4000 also features dual 80+ Gold power supplies. The ESC4000 also offers full virtualization support, so users can create multiple virtual machines. This highly efficient design comes as part of Asuss’ green computing commitment, helping deliver a system that minimizes its impact on the environment without sacrificing performance.