A High Density 2U - 4 Node Server for AI and HPC Workloads

Relion XE2242e Server

The Penguin Computing® Relion® XE2242e server is a high density 2U - 4 node server powered by dual socket Intel® Xeon® Scalable 3rd Gen Processors with support for Intel® Optane™ 200 series persistent memory . Intel Xeon 3rd Gen Scalable Processors take AI performance to a whole new level, and are optimized specifically for architectures including TensorFlow, PyTorch, and OpenVINO.


Key Features

Relion XE2242e Server Features

  • Dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable 3rd Gen Processors per node at up to 205W each for performance configurations
  • Up to 3TB DDR4-3200MHz / 6TB with Intel® Optane™ 200 series persistent memory (24x DIMMs) per node to deliver speed and efficiency for data-intensive workloads
  • Storage density for two M.2 drives per node with NVMe support
  • Up to two PCI Express x16 Gen 4 low profile slots per node
Technical Specs

Relion XE2242e Technical Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor2U - 4 Node Rackmount
Processor Number2 per node / 8 total
Processor TypeIntel® Xeon® Scalable 3rd Gen Processors
Maximum TDP205W
Board Management
BMC ChipsetASpeed AST2500
IPMI 2.0Yes
ChipsetIntel® C621A Series Chipset
Memory TypeDDR4-3200MHz ECC
Memory CapacityUp to 3TB DDR4 Memory Capacity per Processor or up to 6TB with Intel® Optane™ 200 persistent memory (24x DIMMs)
Internal Storage Controller
Onboard ControllerIntel® C621A Chipset
Storage System
Hard Drive Bays
U.2 NVMe (2.5")0
M.2 NVMe2
Ethernet ControllerIntel® X550
On-Board LAN1x 10GbE/RJ45 + 1x 1GbE/RJ45 per node
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size)2 x Gen4 PCIeX16 per node / 8 x PCIeX16 total
External I/O Interfaces
Serial PortsVia Debug Dongle (Optional)
USB PortsVia Debug Dongle (Optional)
VGA PortsVia Debug Dongle (Optional)
Supported Operating System
Supported OSRHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size3 x 2100W Power Supply
Regulatory Compliance
RegulationsCE, FCC
Mounting Hardware
Rackmount RailsStandard Rails Included
Operating Environment
Operating Temperature15C to 35C (59F to 95F)
Non-operating Temperature0C to 70C (0F to 158F)
Operating Relative Humidity30% to 80% (non-condensing)
Non-operating Relative Humidity5% to 90% (non-condensing)
System Dimensions & Weight
Height3.42 inches
Width17.57 inches
Depth35.83 inches
Machine WeightApproximately 84 lbs
Shipping WeightApproximately 94 lbs
Warranty3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available