A Versatile, Scalable 1U Server for Data Center and HPC Workloads

Relion XE1112 Server

Modern data centers need flexible computing resources that can be deployed at scale. The Penguin Computing® Relion® XE1112 server provides dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, fast and efficient memory, and up to ten 2.5” drive bays for flexible and dense storage. With powerful compute and dense storage in a single server, the Relion XE1112 server is an optimal platform for data center and HPC deployments at scale.

Data Sheet   Manual

Key Features

Relion XE1112 Server Features

  • Dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors at up to 205W each for performance configurations
  • Up to 3TB DDR4-2933MHz / 6TB with Intel® Optane™ DC persistent memory (24x DIMMs) to deliver speed and efficiency for data-intensive workloads
  • Storage density for four 3.5" hot-swap or ten 2.5" hot-swap drive bays with SAS/SATA and NVMe support
  • Up to three PCI Express x16 Gen 3 low profile slots plus two OCP mezzanine slots for additional connectivity
Technical Specs

Relion XE1112 Technical Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor1U Rackmount
Processor Number2
Processor TypeIntel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Maximum TDP205W
Board Management
BMC ChipsetASpeed AST2500
Dedicated BMC InterfaceRJ45
Shared BMCYes
IPMI 2.0Yes
Virtual Media Over LANYes
ChipsetIntel Lewisburg C620 Series
Memory TypeDDR4-2933MHz ECC, Intel® Optane™ DC Persistent Memory
Memory CapacityUp to 3TB DDR4-2933MHz / 6TB with Intel® Optane™ DC Persistent Memory (24x DIMMs)
Internal Storage Controller
Onboard ControllerIntel Lewisburg C620 Series
Storage System
CD-ROM DevicesNone
Hard Drive Bays
3.5"4x Hotswap SAS/SATA Drives Chassis
2.5"10x Hotswap (8x SAS/SATA, 2x SAS/SATA/U.2 NVMe) Chassis
U.2 NVMe (2.5")10x Hotswap U.2 NVMe Chassis
Hard Drive Backplane12Gb
Ethernet ControllerIntel I350
On-Board LAN2x 1GbE/RJ45
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size)1x PCIe Gen3 x16 (LP), 2x PCIe Gen3 x8 (LP), 2x PCIe Gen3 x16 (OCP Mezz)
Mezzanine Expansion Options
OCP Mezzanine
Storage OCP MezzLSI3008 Int.
Network OCP MezzDual 10G/SFP+ (BCM57810S), Single 10G/SFP+ (BCM57811), Dual 10G/SFP+ (Intel 82599ES), Single 10G/SFP+ (Intel 82599EN)
External I/O Interfaces
USB Ports2x USB 3.0
VGA PortsYes
Supported Operating System
Supported OSRHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size2x 1200W 80Plus Platinum
Regulatory Compliance
RegulationsCE, FCC
Mounting Hardware
Rackmount RailsTool-less Rails
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
Height1.70 inches
Width16.90 inches
Depth28.00 inches
Machine WeightApproximately 46 lbs
Shipping WeightApproximately 60 lbs
Warranty3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available

Relion XE1112 Configuration

Relion XE1112 Base System
Selecting 10x U.2 SKU will remove OCP Mezz_1 + OCP Mezz_2 (see PCIe Guideline for detail), if using 2x U.2, please add RAID kit from dropdown
Liquid Cooling
Processor - Intel Skylake/Cascade Lake SP (-R)
Intel Skylake Fabric (OPA)
Memory - DDR4-2933 (AVL) for Relion XE1112
3.5" 7200RPM SATA (AVL) for Relion XE1112
3.5" 7200RPM SAS (AVL) for Relion XE1112
2.5" SATA (AVL) for Relion XE1112
U.2 NVMe (AVL) for Relion XE1112
2.5" SAS SED/FIPS/TAA (AVL) for Relion XE1112
RAID Controller
RAID Configuration (AVL)

No RAID volumes configured.

OCP Mezzanine (NCSI Slot) (AVL) for Relion XE1112
OCP Mezzanine (No NCSI) (AVL) for Relion XE1112
NCSI Switch (Toggle Switch)
Onboard NCSI Dip Switch Setting
PCIe Low Profile (AVL) for Relion XE1112 (X8 only)
PCIe Low Profile (AVL) for Relion XE1112 (X8 only)
PCIe Low Profile (AVL) for Relion XE1112 (X8 only)
Mellanox NIC Ext Warranty
Only needed when Mellanox NIC is selected
TPM Security Module (LPC)
Peripheral Bay
Only 4x 3.5"/2.5" Chassis Support Optical Disc Drive
Rackmount Rails
Power Cord
Power cord options for system with dual C14 inlets, 100-250V
Operating System
XFS Scalable File System
XFS Scalable File System requires Red Hat OS - Make sure select correct # of Socket License
Warranty & Service (Server & Workstation)
Service (Server & Workstation)
Service, No-Return (Compute)
Cluster Configuration Trim Kit