ESC8000 G3

3U 8-GPU Performance Everest

After the long hard working in HPC field, ASUS now presents the GPU server ESC8000 G3 supporting up to eight double deck GPU cards as well as optimized thermal design for both CPUs and GPUs. ESC8000 G3 is the latest supercomputer based on Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v4/v3 product family, featuring front parallel redundant fan placement and dedicated air-tunnel for individual GPUs, six hot-swappable 2.5” SATA HDD/SSD bays, 2+1 80 PLUS Platinum 1600W CRPS , 8 PCI-E Gen3 x16 and 2 PCI-E Gen3 x8 expansion slots. ESC8000 G3 is targeted to hit 20Tera floating points with the latest generation GPU cards and achieve an outstanding performance result in Top500 and Green500.

  • Processor / System Bus
    QPI 6.4 / 8.0 / 9.6 GT/s
    *Refer to support page for more information 
    2 x Socket R3 (LGA 2011-3) 
    Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v4 product family (145W) 
    Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v3 product family(145W)
  • Core Logic
    Intel® C612 PCH
  • Memory
    Capacity : Maximum up to 1536GB LRDIMM
    Memory Type :
    DDR4 NVDIMM 1333/2133 /2400 /1600/1866*1
    1600/2400 /2133 /1333/1866 LRDIMM DDR4*1
    1866/2400 /1600/1333/2133 DDR4 RDIMM*1
    Memory Size :
    16GB, 4GB, 8GB, 32GB RDIMM
    64GB, 32GB LRDIMM
    * Refer to support page for more information 
    Total Slots : 24 (4-channel per CPU, 12 DIMM per CPU)
  • Expansion Slots
    Total: 10

    Full-length/Full-height
    8 x PCI-E 3.0 x16 (x16 Link) + 1 x PCI-E 3.0 x16 (x8 Link)

    Half-lenth/Low-profile 
    1 x PCI-E 3.0 x8 (x8 Link)
  • Storage
    SAS Controller :
    ASUS PIKE II 3108 8-port SAS HW RAID card*2
    ASUS PIKE II 3008 8-port SAS HBA card*2
    SATA Controller :
    1 x M.2 connector (2280/2260/2242) 
    Intel® Rapid Storage Technology Enterprise(RSTe) (For Windows Only)
    (Support Software RAID 1, 0, 10, 5 )
    LSI® MegaRAID (For Linux/Windows) 
    (Support Software RAID 0, 1, 10 )
    6 x SATA3 6Gb/s ports 
    Intel® C612
  • HDD Bays
    6 x Hot-swap 2.5″ HDD Bays
  • Networking
    2 x Intel® I210AT + 1 x Mgmt LAN
  • InfiniBand
    Optional kits:
    PEM-FDR
    PEB-10G/57840-2S
    PEB-10G/57811-1S
  • Graphic
    Aspeed AST2400 with 32MB VRAM
  • Front I/O Ports
    1 x COM port
    2 x USB 3.0 ports
    2 x USB 2.0 ports
    1 x VGA port
  • Rear I/O Ports
    3 x RJ-45 ports (One for ASMB8-iKVM)
  • OS Support
    Windows® Server 2012 R2
    SuSE® Linux Enterprise Server

    *Subject to change without any notice
    Windows® Server 2008 Enterprise R2 SP1 64-bit
    Ubuntu
    CentOS
    Windows® Server 2012
    RedHat® Enterprise Linux
    Windows® Server 2016
    VMware
    Citrix XenServer
  • Management Solution
    ASWM Enterprise
    Default 1 x ASMB8-iKVM for KVM-over-Internet
  • Regulatory Compliance
    CE, BSMI, FCC(Class A)
  • Dimensions
    759mm x 447mm x 130.6mm (3U)
  • Form Factor
    3U
  • Weight
    29.2kg (exluding CPU/memory/HDD/add-on cards)
  • Power Supply
    2+1 Redundant 1600W 80PLUS Platinum Power Supply;
    1000W: 100-127 Vac, 12.9 A, 47-63 Hz, Class I
    1600W: 200-240 Vac, 9. 5A, 47-63 Hz, Class I
  • Environment
    Operation temperature: 10℃ ~ 35℃ / Non operation temperature: -40℃ ~ 70℃
    Non operation humidity: 20% ~ 90% ( Non condensing)
  • Accessory Box
    1 x MB Support DVD
    1 X ASWM Enterprise DVD
    1 x ASMB8 SDVD
    1 x Bag of Screws
    3 x AC Power Cable
    16 x GPU air ducts (8 for Intel Xeon Phi; 8 for AMD/Nvidia)
    8 x mylar for GPU air ducts for AMD GPU cards
    16 x VGA power cable
    8 x VGA power cable for Nvidia 300W and above cards
  • Optional Items
    PEM-FDR
    PEB-10G/57840-2S
    PEB-10G/57811-1S
    PIKE II 3108
    PIKE II 3008
  • Note
    *1: 2133MT/s@1DPC only
    *2: Optional and require extra mini SAS HD to mini SAS cable