QCT Expands Its Portfolio with a Dense Memory Quad Socket Server for HPC and In-Memory Database
15 Mar. 2018

SAN JOSE, March 15, 2018 -  Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), a global data center solution provider, today announced a new addition to its expanding portfolio: QuantaGrid Q72D-2U. This new quad socket server is a 2U system supporting the latest Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors and is well-suited for the following applications: high performance computing and in-memory database.  

This system supports 16 hot-swappable drives in a 2U enclosure with unprecedented server-class reliability, availability and serviceability (RAS) and scalability.  The QuantaGrid Q72D-2U features 4 sockets in an ultra-dense form factor, 48 memory slots (2666 MHz DDR4 RDIMMs) with up to 6TB memory capacity, and 8 PCIe expansion slots. These expansion slots offer flexible connectivity and scalable options, such as support for Graphic Processor Units (GPU), network adapters, and SAS mezzanine cards to fit a variety of different requirements.  Redundant power supplies and fan modules for minimized downtime when running data-intensive, mission critical applications.

The QuantaGrid Q72D-2U unleashes computing performance with faster socket interconnects, 1.5x memory bandwidth and 2x peak FLOPs performance capability with the the latest Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors.  This allows up to 112 vCPUs per server and 3.9x higher virtualized throughput compared to the previous generation Intel® Xeon® processor E5.

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About Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT)

Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT) is a global data center solution provider. We combine the efficiency of hyperscale hardware with infrastructure software from a diversity of industry leaders to solve next-generation data center design and operation challenges. QCT serves cloud service providers, telecoms and enterprises running public, hybrid and private clouds.

Product lines include hyperconverged and software-defined data center solutions as well as servers, storage, switches and integrated racks with a diverse ecosystem of hardware component and software partners. QCT designs, manufactures, integrates and services cutting-edge offerings via its own global network. The parent of QCT is Quanta Computer, Inc., a Fortune Global 500 corporation. www.QCT.io.

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