Our current admin host is an overpowered Sun Fire 4150 that would be better put to use as a VMWare server, so the idea is to get a simple 1U admin box for the MPT colo. Suggested system from www.siliconmechanics.com: Rackform nServ A255 CPU: 1 x Opteron 2346 HE Low-Power (1.8GHz, Quad Core, SktF, 512KB/Core L2 Cache, 2MB L3 Cache) RAM: 4GB (4 x 1GB) DDR2-667 Registered ECC - Interleaved NIC: Dual 10/100/1000 Mbps NICs - Integrated Management: IPMI 2.0 Card with Management Interface, Additional NIC, and KVM over LAN PCI Riser Options: PCIe Riser, PCI-X Low-Profile Riser (For More Options, Please Contact our Sales Department) PCIe x8: No Item Selected LP PCI-X 100MHz: No Item Selected Hot-Swap Drive - 1: 250GB Western Digital RE3 (3.0Gb/s, 7.2Krpm, 16MB Cache) SATA Hot-Swap Drive - 2: 250GB Western Digital RE3 (3.0Gb/s, 7.2Krpm, 16MB Cache) SATA Optical Drive: Low-Profile DVD-ROM Drive Floppy Drive: No Item Selected Power Supply: Redundant 650W Power Supply with PFC - 86% Maximum Efficiency Rail Kit: Sliding Rail Kit OS: No Item Selected Warranty: Standard 3-Year Warranty plus 1-Yr Expanded Warranty, 12 x 5 Helpdesk, Next Business Day On Site Configured Power: 233 Watts, 239 Volt-Amps, 794 BTU/h, 2.2 Amps (110V), 1.1 Amps (208V)
Ordered. Order number: W2047400 Total price with tax/shipping: $1953
Order Status url: <http://www.siliconmechanics.com/orders/W2047400>
Racked and powered on.