A Versatile, Scalable 2U Server for Data Center and HPC Workloads

Relion XE2112e Server

Modern data centers need flexible computing resources that can be deployed at scale. The Penguin Computing® Relion® XE2112e server provides dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, fast and efficient memory, and up to twelve 3.5” drive bays for flexible and dense storage. With powerful compute and dense storage in a single server, the Relion XE2112e server provides 144TB of raw storage in a single 2U compute server.


Key Features

Relion XE2112e Server Features

  • Dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors at up to 145W each for performance configurations
  • Up to 3TB DDR4-2933MHz / 6TB with Intel® Optane™ DC persistent memory to deliver speed and efficiency for data-intensive workloads
  • Storage density for eight or twelve 3.5" drive bays with SAS/SATA support
  • Up to eight PCI Express x8 Gen 3 low profile slots plus one mezzanine slot for additional connectivity
Technical Specs

Relion XE2112e Technical Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor2U Rackmount
Processor Number2
Processor TypeIntel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Maximum TDP145W TDP (12x 3.5" HDD), 165W TDP (8x 3.5" HDD)
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
Hard Drive Bays
3.5"8x 3.5" SAS/SATA or 12x 3.5" SAS/SATA
Hard Drive Backplane12Gb
Ethernet ControllerIntel X550
On-Board LAN2x 10GbE/RJ45
PCI Expansion Slots
Number of Slots/Gen/Speed (Size)8x PCIe Gen3 x8 (LP), 1x OCP Mezz
Mezzanine Expansion Options
OCP Mezzanine
Network OCP MezzDual 10G/SFP+ (82599ES)
Proprietary Mezzanine
Storage Proprietary MezzLSI3108 Int., LSI 3008 Int.
GPU CapableYes
Supported GPUs
IntelIntel Xeon Phi Coprocessor
External I/O Interfaces
USB Ports2x USB 3.0
VGA PortsYes
Supported Operating System
Supported OSRHEL, CentOS
Power System
Power Supply Size2x 1300W 80Plus Platinum
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
Height3.50 inches
Width17.28 inches
Depth28.03 inches
Machine WeightApproximately 50 lbs
Shipping WeightApproximately 60 lbs
Warranty3 Year Standard; Up to 4 years on-site available