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.

Data Sheet  

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

Relion XE2242e Configuration

Relion XE2242e, 2U4N, DP, Intel Xeon ICX
PCIe Low Profile (AVL)
PCIe Low Profile (AVL)
Mellanox NIC Ext Warranty
Only needed when Mellanox NIC is selected
Operating System
XFS Scalable File System
XFS Scalable File System requires Red Hat OS - Make sure select correct # of Socket License
Warranty & Service (4NODE)
Service (4NODE)
Service, No-Return (Compute)
Cluster Configuration Trim Kit