Features & Benefits

FB201-LX, a 2U 24-Bay SFF Storage Server Solution, supports dual Intel® Xeon®  Scalable Processors and 24x DDR4 2666 RDIMM. FB201-LX has 24 x 2.5” NVMe U.2 SSD bays to provide a highly dense pure flash array solution. FB201-LX harnesses MAX I/O™ technology, maximizing the usage of off-the-shelf expansion cards in the barebone.


Key Features:

• 2U-24 Bay storage server supports 24 x U.2 NVMe drives to provide a highly dense, all Flash storage array
• Supports two Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors, 24 x DDR4 2666 RDIMM
• With Intel® C620 Series Chipset to provide 5+ years product life cycle
• Flexible IO usage with Max IO™ to support 4 x PCIe Gen3 x16 slot(or optional OCP Mezzanine card by BTO)
• Onboard Baseboard Management Controller for system management and IPMI control
• Front-to-back airflow and hot swap redundant fans to provide optimal thermal conditions
• Customizable to meet OEM/ODM requirements

Dimensions (W x D x H) 
• mm: 438 x 800 x 88.8
• inches: 17.2 x 31.5 x 3.5
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 165W
UPI Speeds:
10.4 GT/s, 9.6 GT/s
Socket Type:
Socket P0 (LGA-3647 Socket)
Chipset Support
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
• System reset
• System ID
• 1 x USB 3.0 Type A
• Power status
• System Alert
• LAN activity
• Drive activity
• System ID
Drive Bays
External: 24 x 2.5" hot swap (U.2 NVMe) ; 2 x 2.5" hot swap (15mm, rear)  
2 x dual Broadcom/LSI PEX9765 PCIe switch backplanes
Expansion Slots (PCIe 3.0)
• 2 x16 slots (FH)
• 2 x16 slots (LP) + 2 x OCP Mezzanine card v2.0 (BTO)
Riser Card (included)
RC-PE2U09-TY: 2 x16 PCIe slots
System BIOS
BIOS Type:
• Insyde UEFI BIOS
• SPI (Serial Peripheral Interface) FLASH Interface
BIOS Features:
• AC loss recovery
• IPMI 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)
System Cooling
4 x 60x56mm 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: 30.5
• lbs: 67.24
Packaging Dimensions (W x D x H)
• mm: 600 x 1060 x 320
• inches: 23.4 x 41.3 x 12.5
Mounting: 28" tool-less slide rail

* All specifications are subject to change without notice.

SKU Information Description

2U-24 Bay storage server supports 24 x U.2 NVMe drives, 2*dual Broadcom/LSI PEX9765 PCIe switch backplanes
LYNX/Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors/ DDR4 2666 RDIMM *24/ INTEL PCH C620/ MAX IO 4* PCIe Gen3 x 16 
28" slide rail , w/o bezel

FRU Information      
Standard Parts List Part Number Qty Description
Fan FC-000000174 4 6056 Fan Module
Backplane BBP-HD20026A 2 dual Broadcom/LSI PEX9765 PCIe switch backplanes
Power Supply PM-000000010 2 1600W Redundant Power Supply Module
Slide rail H5541T100005 1 28" Tool-less Slide Rail


DatasheetFB201-LX Datasheet
Size:1 MB
Date: 03/31/2018
ProductImagesFB201-LX Front
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Date: 03/31/2018
ProductImagesFB201-LX Front45
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Date: 03/31/2018
ProductImagesFB201-LX Rear
Size:198 KB
Date: 03/31/2018
ProductImagesFB201-LX TopOpen
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Date: 03/31/2018
User ManualFB201-LX User Manual
Size:14 MB
Date: 01/31/2019