Rugged computing platform manufacturer Themis Computer®  released its next-generation XR6 Rugged Enterprise Servers (RES) featuring the newest Intel® Xeon® Scalable (Skylake) Processors.

The first available RES-XR6 server, a 1U with eight front access drives, has two Intel® Xeon® Gold Skylake processors. The processors include up to twenty-four cores per socket, 1.5TB ECC DDR4 2666MHz Memory, 3PCIe x16 slots, eight SAS3 capable 2.5 front access drive slots for either SSD or HDD storage, and two onboard 1Gbit Ethernet (optional 10Gbit Ethernet) ports.

All XR6 RES servers come with IPMI v2.0, TPM 2.0. and are compatible with popular hypervisors and operating systems. The 22-lb, 20"-deep system meets a range of MIL-STD environmental specifications.

RES-XR6 systems are enclosed in a lightweight, corrosion-resistant aluminum and stainless steel chassis. A specially designed dust cover, new memory retention/vibration dampeners, and optional tamper-proofing and tamper-evidence features are included.

System expansion is available through the addition of commercially available, off the shelf (COTS) networking cards.

Standard configuration RES-XR6 servers are designed to operate from 0°C to +50°C; greater temperature extremes are available for special configurations.


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This article first appeared in the October, 2017 issue of Aerospace & Defense Technology Magazine.

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