5U Rugged Servers for Demanding Processing
Like all of Crystal Group's rugged servers, network switches, storage devices, displays and embedded computers, the RS549 and RS5718L24 Rugged 5U Servers are specifically developed for applications in industries such oil & gas, public transportation, utilities, mining, military and security.
"These new 5U servers provide tremendous compute performance in the toughest of environmental conditions," said Jim Shaw, Crystal Group's Executive Vice President of Engineering. "They are designed to collect, store and process more data than ever before while giving us the space necessary to customize these platforms for unique purposes. The ruggedization techniques utilized by Crystal Group provide the end user the highest up-time reliability in the industry."
The dimensions of the RS549 are 17.5" X 8.72" X 20". The CPU is an Intel® Quad E5-4600 Class processor. It has multiple expansion slots: (4x) PCIe X16 (double-width) slots, and 32 - 1024 GB Registered DDR3 with ECC memory. The unit has four options on external bays configurations: nine removable SATA or SAS 2.5" or 3.5" HDD; eighteen 2.5" SATA or SAS HDDs; three drive packs and eight removable SATA or SAS 2.5"; or One CD/DVD/BD (R/W).
The RS5718L24 dimensions are 17.5" X 8.75" X 23.75". The unit has three CPU options: Sandy Bridge or Ivy Bridge LGA2011, X9DRL-IF; Sandy Bridge or Ivy Bridge LGA1155, X9SAE-V; or Haswell LGA2011, X10SRL-F or X10DRL-I. The unit has seven full height slots; combinations configuration dependent. And two options for external bays: Up to 18 removable SATA or SAS 3.5" HDD; or Rugged Drive pack (RDp) offer up to 30 hot swappable 2.5" HDDs, or eight x four Drive packs.