Features & Benefits

FB127-LX, a 1U 36-Bay server that supports 36 NF1 (Next Generation Form Factor) NVMe SSD hot-swap drives to provide a high density, all NVMe Flash storage array. At 16TB per NF1 NVMe SSD, the total raw capacity is up to 0.576PB in 1U. With dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable Family Processors, 24 DDR4 memory slots and a total of 300 Gb/s Ethernet, the FB127-LX delivers 10 million IOPS from NVMe SSD and 8 million IOPS over 300 Gb/s Ethernet. It is great for Scale-out, Scale-up, Database, Real-time analytics, Deep Learning, Content Distribution Network, etc.


Key Features:

  • 1U storage server supports 36 NF1 (Next Generation Form Factor) NVMe SSD to provide a high density, all NVMe Flash storage array
  • Supports two Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processor family
  • With Intel® C620 Series Chipset to provide 5+ years product life cycle
  • Flexible I/O usage with Max I/O® to support 1 x PCIe Gen3 x16 and 1 x PCIe Gen3 x8 add-on cards through riser
  • Mezzanine v2.0 Cards
  • Onboard Baseboard Management Controller for system management and IPMI control
  • Front-to-back airflow and easy swap fans to provide optimal thermal conditions
Dimensions (W x D x H) 
• mm: 438 x 801.2 x 44
• inches: 17.2 x 31.5 x 1.7
AIC Server Board Lynx
Processor Support:
• Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors (Skylake and next gen. CPU)
• Intel® Storm Lake 100Gbps Host Fabric Interface, Skylake-F SKU CPU
• Supports CPU TDP up to 150W
QPI Speeds:10.4 GT/s, 9.6 GT/s
Socket Type: Socket P0 (LGA-3647 Socket)
Intel® C620 PCH
System Memory

• 6 x memory channels per CPU, 2 x DIMM per channel
• 24 x DIMM slots support:
DDR4 2666/2400MHz RDIMM/LRDIMM (feature supports up to DDR4 2933MHz by next gen. process upgrade)
- up to 384GB RDIMM SRx4
- up to 768GB RDIMM DRx4
- up to 3072GB RDIMM 3DS 8Rx4/QRx4
- up to 1536GB LRDIMM QRx4
- up to 3072GB LRDIMM 3DS 8Rx4//QRx4
• Intel® NVM DIMM (Apache Pass) support by next gen. Purley Refresh CPU

Front Panel
• System power on/off
• 2 x USB 3.0 Type A
• Power status
• System alert
• LAN activity
• Drive activity
Drive Bays
External: 36 x NF1
Internal:  2 x M.2 NF1 to support PCIe Gen3 x2 or SATA
1 x 36-port NF1 NVMe SSD backplane
Expansion Slots (PCIe 3.0)
• 1 x16 slot (LP)
• 1 x8 slot (LP)
• 2 x OCP Mezzanine cards V2.0
Riser Card (included)
• RC-PE1U14-TY: 1 x8 PCIe slot
• RC-PE1U15-TY: 1 x16 PCIe slot
System BIOS
BIOS Type:
• Insyde UEFI BIOS
BIOS Features:
• AC loss recovery
• IPMI 2.0 KCS interface
• Serial console redirection
• BIOS Boot Specification
• BIOS Recovery Mode
• PCIe Hotplug
On-board Devices
Intel® Lewisburg PCH on-chip solution
• 10 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s
Aspeed AST2500 Advanced PCIe Graphics & Remote Management Processor
• Baseboard Management Controller
• Intelligent Platform Interface 2.0 (IPMI 2.0)
• iKVM, Media Redirection, IPMI over LAN, Serial over LAN
• SMASH Support
• Redfish
Network Controller :
• Two Intel® I210 Ethernet Controller support dual port GbE RJ45 connectors
• Networking options provided via OCP Mezzanine extension
• Realtek RTL8201E 10/100Mbps Ethernet PHY for BMC dedicated management port
Graphics :
Aspeed AST2500 Advanced PCIe Graphics & Remote Management Processor
• PCIe VGA/2D Controller
• 1920x1200@60Hz 32bpp
Rear I/O
• 2 x GbE RJ45
• 1 x 10/100M RJ45 dedicated to BMC management
USB: 2 x USB 3.0 Type A
VGA: 1 x external DB-15 VGA port
Serial Port: 1 x micro USB
Power Supply
1600W 1+1 redundant power supply 80+ Platinum
• AC INPUT : 200~240V,50/60Hz,12A (except China/Taiwan)
• AC INPUT : 200~240V,50/60Hz,10A (for China/Taiwan)
1200W 1+1 redundant power supply 80+ Platinum (BTO)
• AC INPUT : 100~127V,50/60Hz,10A
• DC OUTPUT : 800W
• AC INPUT : 200~240V,50/60Hz,8A
• DC OUTPUT : 1200W
System Cooling
7 x 40x56mm easy swap fans
System Management
• Baseboard Management Controller
• Intelligent Platform Interface 2.0 (IPMI 2.0)
• iKVM, Media Redirection, IPMI over LAN, Serial over LAN
• SMASH Support
Environmental Specifications
• Storage temperature : -10ºC(14ºF) ~ 60ºC(140ºF)
• Operating temperature : 0ºC(32ºF) ~ 35ºC(95ºF)
• Storage operating humidity : 5%~95% non-condensing
Gross Weight (w/PSU & Rail)
• kgs: 28
• lbs: 61.7
Packaging Dimensions (W x D x H)
• mm: 615 x 1145 x 278
• inches: 24.2 x 45 x 10.9

* All specifications are subject to change without notice.

SKU Information Description

1U, 36xNVMe M.3 NGSFF HS bay, 1600W HRP Platinum
LYNX/Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors/ CRPS PWR/DDR4 RDIMM *24/ INTEL PCH C624/ MAX IO 16+32/ 2* OCP x16 / 1* KR 
28" slide rail , w/o bezel

RU Information      
Standard Parts List Part Number Qty Description
Fan FC-000000129 1 4056 Fan module
Backplane BBP-HD10021A 1 36-port NGSFF NVMe SSD backplane
Riser Card BRC-PE10014A 1 PCIe x8 Riser card A
Riser Card BRC-PE10015A 1 PCIe x8 Riser card B
Power Supply PM-000000010 2 1600W Redundant Power Supply Module
Power Supply PM-000000014 2 1200W Redundant Power Supply Module
Slide rail H5541T100001 1 28" Tool-less Slide Rail
Optional Parts List Part Number Qty Description
PCIe x8 OCP Card     MCX4431A-GCAN ConnectX-4 Lx EN network interface card for OCP with Host Management, 50GbE single-port QSFP28, PCIe3.0 x8, no bracket, ROHS R6
PCIe x16 OCP Card     MCX545M-ECAN/LAN CARD/X16/GEN3/100GB/S
ConnectX VPI network interface card for OCP with Multi-Host, EDR IB (100Gb/s) and 100GbE, single-port QSFP28, PCIe3.0 x16
PCIe x 8 L/P Card     MCX414A-GCAT ConnectX-4 EN network interface card, 50GbE dual-port QSFP28, PCIe3.0 x8, tall bracket, ROHS R6x
PCIe x16 L/P Card     MCX516A-CCAT  ConnectX®-5 Ex EN network interface card, 100GbE dual-port QSFP28, PCIe4.0 x16, tall bracket, ROHS R6
M.2 SSD     SAMSUNG PM871b   M.2 SATA SSD  128GB
DatasheetFB127-LX Datasheet
Size:1 MB
Date: 02/21/2019
ProductImagesFB127-LX Front45_Photo
Size:81 KB
Date: 08/21/2017
ProductImagesFB127-LX Front_Photo
Size:94 KB
Date: 08/21/2017
ProductImagesFB127-LX Top Open_Photo
Size:390 KB
Date: 03/09/2018
ProductImagesFB127-LX Rear_Photo
Size:224 KB
Date: 08/21/2017
User ManualFB127-LX User Manual
Size:15 MB
Date: 10/18/2017