S5Z | T43Z-2U

S5Z | T43Z-2U - High Performance Multi-node ServerSystem Overview The S5Z | T43Z-2U based on PCIe Gen 4.0 and Intel's 3rd Generation Processor Family (Ice lake) is a high performance, multi node server offering eigh

S5Z | T43Z-2U - High Performance Multi-node Server

System Overview 

The S5Z | T43Z-2U based on PCIe Gen 4.0 and Intel's 3rd Generation Processor Family (Ice lake) is a high performance, multi node server offering eight (8) CPU in 2RU as part of four (4) independent nodes. Each node offers two (2) CPU Sockets for up to 80 cores using Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8380 Processor 40cores each, 16 Memory slots for up to 4TB DIMM or up to 6TB DIMM+DCPM (PMEM 200 series), four (4) 2.5'' U.2 NVMe front storage drive bays with two (2) M.2 NVMe for OS or caching, and three (3) x PCIe 4.0 expansions slots for Network Interface Cards NIC or accelerators like GPU. 

Configure to Meet Your Workload Demand 

The S5Z can be configured by simply selecting required: CPU, memory, storage controller, SSD, HDD, NVMe, Network Interface Card to meet wide range of workload applications. Everything from Tier 2 workloads all the way Tier 0 workloads including: 

Tier-2 workloads include: 5G, vRAN, ORAN, content hosting, IoT, SaaS, containers, IaaS VMs, CRM, warm storage and Tier 2-performing – block, object and file storage 

Tier-1 workloads include: HD video streaming, analytics, Kafka, high frequency trading, real time decision support, SAP and Big Data Tier 1 performing– block, object and file storage.

Tier-0 workloads include: HPC, deep learning, big data, AI, machine learning, neural networks, inference training as well as fast perform the fastest possible– block, object and file storage.

Secure Architecture with Ultimate System Performance 

3rd Gen Intel® Xeon Scalable Processor Ice Lake dual socket platform. 

Up to 3x UPI at 11.2 GT/sec CPU interconnect speed.

Advance system cooling support up to 270W CPU TDP per socket

Memory capacity up to 8TB with 8 channel DDR4 memory and 12TB with 2nd Gen Intel® Optane™ PMem 200 (DCPM) Series Barlow Pass.

Capability, Scalability and Flexibility in 1RU

  • Industry most expansions in 1U system with up to 3x PCIe Gen 4 slots, supporting 200GbE networking bandwidth in x16 PCIe Gen 4 slots.
  • Flexible I/O options with a variety of SAS mezzanine and OCP mezzanine options for diverse configurations. 
  • Vast variety of storage configurations, supporting All Flash, Tiered and Hybrid SKUs.
  • 2x onboard PCIe M.2 2230 slot.

Qualified Operating Systems

The following operating are qualified or under qualification: Ubuntu Server 20.04 LTS. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2 x86_64 including KVM.  Microsoft Windows Server 2016 x86_64 including Hyper-V.  Microsoft Windows Server 2019 x86_64 including Hyper-V. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.3 x86_64 including KVM. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.9 x86_64 including KVM. VMware vSphere 7.0 U1. VMware vSphere 7.0 U2. Ubuntu Server 20.04.1 LTS. Microsoft Windows Server 2022.

Enhanced Security 

Chassis intrusion triggered when top cover removed while AC/DC on, to alter and log any possible breach to your servers.

Ease of Deployment with Great Serviceability

Upgrade with Higher Computing Performance

Tool-less, hot-swap designs for drive trays, riser brackets and fan modules.

Auto back-up BMC event logs in microSD without opening chassis.

Easy service with OCP3.0 pull-tab & ejector without opening chassis.

Seamless Management 

Secure and dynamic data administration of data center resources with Orqestra (QCT System Manager).

Monitor up to 5000 devices per Orqestra module. 


S5Z competition to compare include: HPE ProLiant DL360, HPE Proiant DL380, Dell EMC PowerEdge R650 Rack Server and Dell EMC PowerEdge R750 Rack Server



Processor Type 3rd gen 
Intel ®Xeon® Processor Scalable Family
Max. TDP Support
Number of Processors
(2) per node

Form Factor
Form Factor
W x H x D (inch)
17.48 x 3.44 x 31.1
W x H x D (mm)
444 x 87.5 x 790
Intel® C621
Intel® C624
Default Configuration
2.5" Hot-plug
(16) 2.5" hot-plug U.2 NVMe + (8) M.2 NVMe 
Total Slots
(16) slots per node
Up to 6TB (DIMM + DCPMM /PMEM) in specific condition
Memory Type
Memory Size

( 256GB is coming soon)
16G, 32G, 64G 2933Mhz / 3200 Mhz RDIMM/LRDIMM
128G, 256G, 512G Intel DCPMM
Expansion Slot

Default Configuration            (2) PCIe Gen4 x16 HHHL slots,

                                                   (1) OCP 3.0 PCIe Gen4 x16 SFF mezzanine slot                                          

Network Controller
Optional NIC
Quanta Intel® X527 10G SFP+ dual/quad-port OCP PHY mezzanine or
Quanta Intel® X557 10G RJ45 dual/quad-port OCP PHY mezzanine or
Quanta Intel® I357 1G RJ45 dual/quad-port OCP PHY mezzanine or
(more options refer to the CCL)
Front I/O
Front I/O
(1) USB 2.0 per node
Storage Controller
Intel® C621 or C624:
4x sSATA 6Gb/s ports
2x SATA 6Gb/s ports
SATA RAID 0, 1, 10
Optional Controller
Quanta Broadcom® 3008A-IR 12Gb/s SAS mezzanine, RAID 0,1,10
Quanta Broadcom® 3008A-IR 12Gb/s SAS mezzanine, RAID 0,1,10
Quanta Broadcom® 3108A 12Gb/s RAID mezzanine, RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, 50, 60. (Coming soon)
Power Supply
Power Supply
Option 1: (2) High efficiency hot-plug 1600W PSU, 80 Plus Platinum
Option 2: (2) High efficiency hot-plug 2200W PSU, 80 Plus Platinum
Onboard Storage
Onboard Storage
Option 1: (2) PCIe M.2 per node
Option 2: (2) SATA M.2 per node
(4) system fans
Integrated ASPEED AST2500 8MB DDR4 video memory
System Management
System Management
Redfish v1.1
IPMI v2.0 Compliant, on board "KVM over IP" support
QCT System Manager (QSM) v1.8 (Optional)
Rear I/O
Rear I/O
2x USB 3.0 ports
1x VGA port
1x Micro USB serial Port
1x 10/100/1000 RJ45 management port
Operating Environment
Operating Environment
Operating temperature: 5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F)
Non-operating temperature: -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
Operating relative humidity: 20% to 85%RH.
Non-operating relative humidity: 10% to 95%RH
TPM 2.0
Weight (Max. Configuration)
Weight (Max. Configuration)
31.8 kg / (69.96 lb)

Title Version Date Size
HS Product Catalog 1 3-8-20 6371KB
Datasheet 1
Title Version Date Size
S5Z Brochure

S5Z | T43Z-2U

The Power of Hyper Convergence

  • 4 independant server nodes / sleds in 2RU
  • 2 top Shelf Xeon® Scalable Processor Family*
  • Up to 16x DIMMs, 1DPC per node
  • Up to 3x PCI Expansion Slots per node** 
  • Total 16x Hot-swap U.2 Drives

  • $USD $6,800.00

    *RRP Pricing*

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