[Systems] Server quote from Silicon Mechanics

Bernie Innocenti bernie at sugarlabs.org
Mon May 7 14:20:08 EDT 2012

Can anyone beat the following configuration for less than $2500? We need
to purchase two new machines as soon as possible.

Note that we could also buy hard drives and memory from Newegg or
Microcenter, but only if there's a substantial price difference.


#  Qty  Name                                               Price  Subtotal

1.  1   Rackform nServ A161.v3 "sugar-labs"             $2347.00  $2347.00

    CPU:  Opteron 6212 (2.6GHz, 8-Core, G34, 16MB L3 Cache) 115W TDP, 32nm
    RAM:  64GB (8 x 8GB) Operating at 1333MHz Max (DDR3-1333 ECC Registered DIMMs)
    NIC:  2 x Intel 82574L Gigabit Ethernet Controllers - Integrated
    Management:  Integrated IPMI 2.0 with Dedicated LAN
    PCIe 2.0 x8 (x16 Slot):  No Item Selected
    Hot-Swap Drive - 1:  1TB Seagate Constellation ES (6Gb/s, 7.2K RPM, 64MB Cache) 3.5" SATA
    Hot-Swap Drive - 2:  1TB Seagate Constellation ES (6Gb/s, 7.2K RPM, 64MB Cache) 3.5" SATA
    Optical Drive:  No Drive
    Power Supply:  350W Power Supply with PFC - 80 PLUS Gold Certified
    Rail Kit:  1U Sliding Rail Kit, 26 - 33.5 inches
    OS:  Ubuntu Server Edition 11.10 Linux (64-bit) Community Support
    Warranty: Standard 3-Year Warranty

                                                   Tax (0%):  Unavailable*
                                                         Total:   $2347.00

Bernie Innocenti
Sugar Labs Infrastructure Team

More information about the Systems mailing list