Spica

Spica

Features & Benefits

The Spica server board offers the latest Xeon® Scalable Processors technology solutions with compelling performance and provides premium power efficiency, which is optimized for efficient performance platforms (storage, security and communications infrastructure).

By implementing Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors, fully integrated microarchitecture, the Spica server board delivers unmatched performance, providing six channels of DDR4 2933/2666/2400MHz per socket, two GbE RJ45 powered by Intel® Ethernet Controller I350 and optional 10GbE SFP+ dual-port supported by Intel® Lewisburg PCH.

Featured with ground breaking technologies including Intel® Next Generation Microarchitecture and Instruction Set (AVX-512, VMD, QAT - optional by PCH SKU), Speed Shift Technology, UPI link speeds up to 10.4GT/s, the Spica server board enable next generation server solutions with an incredible leap in performance in a standard EATX form factor platform.

Spica

Features:
• Supports Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors (Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze) for highest server performance and improved power efficiency
• Supports 2 x PCIe Gen3 x16 slots + 5 x PCIe Gen3 x8 slots
• Supports up to 14 SATA 6Gb/s ports
• Onboard Intel® Ethernet Controller I350 to support two GbE ports, and optional dual-port 10GbE SFP+ supported by Intel® Lewisburg PCH
• Onboard Baseboard Management Controller for system management and IPMI control

System
Dimensions :
• mm : 304.8 x 330.2
• inches : 12 x 13
Processor Support:
Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors (Cascade Lake Refresh/Cascade Lake/Skylake)
CPU TDP:
205W
UPI Speeds:
10.4 GT/s, 9.6 GT/s
Socket Type:
Socket P0 (LGA-3647 Socket)
System Memory:
• DDR4 2933/2666/2400MHz RDIMM/LRDIMM
• Total 12 memory slots ; 6 channel per CPU (1DPC)
• Intel® Optane™ DC Persistent Memory (Apache Pass) support
Expansion Slots:
• 2 x PCIe Gen3 x16 slots
• 5 x PCIe Gen3 x8 slots
System BIOS
BIOS Type: AMI UEFI BIOS
BIOS Features:
• ACPI
• PXE
• WOL
• AC loss recovery
• IPMI KCS interface
• SMBIOS
• Serial console redirection
• BIOS Boot Specification
• BIOS Recovery Mode
• SRIOV
On-board Devices
SATA:
Intel® Lewisburg PCH on-chip solution
• 12 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s (by 3 x mini-SAS HD) 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s (by 2 x SATA 7 pin)
• RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 support by Intel RSTe
IPMI:
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
• HTML5
• Redfish
Network Controller:
• Intel® I350 dual-port with RJ45 connectors on rear I/O
• Intel® PCH (Lewisburg) Integrated 10GbE LAN Controller supports 2 x 10GbE SFP+ on rear I/O (Optional, BTO)
• Realtek RTL8211E for BMC dedicated management port
Graphics:
Aspeed AST2500 Advanced PCIe Graphics & Remote Management Processor
• PCIe VGA/2D Controller
• 1920x1200@60Hz 32bpp
Input/Output
SATA:
14 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s ports, including:
• 12 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s (by 3 x mini-SAS HD)
• 2 x SATA 6.0 Gb/s (by 2 x SATA 7 pins)
LAN:
• 2 x GbE RJ45
• 2 x 10GbE SFP+ (Optional)
• 1 x GbE RJ45 dedicated to BMC management
USB:
• 2 x USB 3.0 double-stacked Type A connectors
• 1 x USB internal pin-header to support 2 x USB 3.0
• 1 x internal vertical USB 3.0 Type A connector
VGA:
• 1 x external VGA port
• 1 x internal VGA header (share with external VGA port)
Serial Port:
1 x external DB-9 COM port
Other:
• 1 x TPM header
• IPMB pin-header
• PSMI pin-header
• VROC pin-header

* All specifications are subject to change without notice.

Ordering Information Description
DB-000000098 PCBA/MOTHER BOARD/SPICA-COMPACT /5411T5780008 AIC/2P SKYLAKE-SP & CASCADE LAKE-SP/DDR4*12/C621 CHIPEST
DB-000000099 PCBA/MOTHER BOARD/SPICA-10G/5411T5780009 AIC/2P SKYLAKE-SP & CASCADE LAKE-SP/DDR4*12/C622 CHIPEST/10GBE SFP+
DatasheetSpica_Datasheet
SPICA_Datasheet.pdf
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Date : 02/25/2020
ProductImagesSpica_Front 45
Spica_Front45.jpg
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Date : 07/31/2018
ProductImagesSpica_Top
Spica_Top.jpg
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Date : 07/31/2018
ProductImagesSpica_Rear
Spica_RearIO.jpg
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Date : 07/31/2018
AVLSpica_AVL
Spica_AVL.pdf
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Date : 08/27/2020
User ManualSpica_User Manual
UM_Spica.pdf
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Date : 03/11/2020