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The HX425Ha offers a high performance, robust Head Node solution for AMD Clusters.

It has support for the latest AMD Series (Interlagos) Processors, Redundant Power, RAID and expandable RAM.

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Key Features

High Performance
Fitted with the latest generation of two Sixteen-Core / Eight-Core AMD Opteron™ 6200 Series (Socket G34). Support, 1000MHz Hyper Transport Link.

Resilient File Storage
Eight hot-swap SAS/SATA Drive bays give the HX425Ha the capacity to cope with most HPC requirements. Adaptec RAID 6 ensures your data is safe, even in the event of two drive failures.

Dual redundant PSU
High Efficiency, Dual Redundant Hot-Swap PSUs maximse server uptime.

PDF HX425Ha spec sheet

Base Board
SuperMicro H8DGU-F motherboard with AMD SR5670/SP5100 chipset
RAID Controller
Adaptec 8505 8-Port Unified Serial RAID (SAS/SATA) Controller with BBU and Intelligent Power Management
Sixteen & Eight Core AMD Opteron™ 6100 Series (Socket G34) processor(s)
Up to 256GB DDR3 1333/1066/800MHz memory
Integrated SATA interface
6x SATA2 ports
Intel 82576 Dual-port LAN / Ethernet Controller, Supports 10/100/1000 Ethenet. RJ45 Output
Display adapter
Matrox G200 with 16MB video memory
PCI Expansion
One (x8) PCI-Express & UIO Slots
IPMI Expansion
IPMI 2.0 (SIMSO) socket
Drive/Peripheral Bay Expansion
8x 3.5" hot-swap SAS/SATA Drive Trays
System Cooling
Four 4cm counter-rotating fans
External ports
  • Two stacked USB connectors on rear of chassis
  • PS/2 for Mouse and Keyboard, 8240A-compatible
  • Two RJ45 LAN Ports
Power Supply
Redundant 720W Power Supply
Server Management
Free software tools supplied with the server to allow for easy management via the web allowing you to control and monitor your server from anywhere and anytime.
  • Health Monitoring
    CPU and System tempertures, System voltages, CPU and Chassis Fans, Chassis Intrusion & Redundant Power Failure
  • Remote Control
    Graceful power shutdown and reboot or hard power shutdown and reset without notice
System Dimensions (H x W x D)
Rackmount 2U — 3.5" x 17.2" x 25.5"
Standard Warranty
3 Years on-site with a 5 working day response. Additional options are available; please speak to your Account Manager.
Ambient Temperature:
  • Operating 10°C to +35°C
  • Non-operating –40°C to +70°C
Relative Humidity:
  • Non–Operating 90% @ 35°C