Supermicro Introduces Multiple Systems Tailored to Work with Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Super Micro Computer, Inc. | April 30, 2020

Supermicro Introduces Multiple Systems Tailored to Work with Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure
  • Supermicro collaborated with Red Hat to develop advanced configurations based on industry-leading Supermicro servers featuring the latest technologies.

  • Supermicro open source HCI solution is optimized to reduce your IT footprint while providing ease of use leveraging Red Hat Ansible Automation management tools.

  • Supermicro's open HCI solution, based on Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure, includes the BigTwin, SuperServers, and Ultra platforms that offer compelling configurations for compute, storage, and networking.


Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in enterprise computing, storage, networking solutions and green computing technology, introduced multiple systems tailored to work with a leading open, hyperconverged software offering, Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure. Supermicro collaborated with Red Hat to develop advanced configurations based on industry-leading Supermicro servers featuring the latest technologies. These systems, available now, give customers new options when architecting infrastructure.

Supermicro's open HCI solution, based on Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure, includes the BigTwin, SuperServers, and Ultra platforms that offer compelling configurations for compute, storage, and networking. BigTwin™, SuperServers offer four hot-pluggable systems in a 2U form factor of four dual-process server nodes with up to 24 DIMMs, and high-performance NVMe. The BigTwin, SuperServer, leverages 12 nodes, 672 compute cores per cluster, total memory of 4,608GB, and using NVMe pushes total storage to 138TB and for density performance workload. Ultra SuperServers have three options spanning three, six, and 12 nodes; compute cores of 96, 240, and 672; and, total memory of 384GB, 1152GB, and 4608GB per cluster. Total storage spans 72TB to 230TB per cluster dependent upon system architecture.

Read More: Modernizing to Oracle 19c with Hyperconverged Infrastructure

 

We have a long-standing relationship with Red Hat to bring technology innovations to benefit our mutual customers, We have further strengthened our portfolio by validating with Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Virtualization – a powerful open-source HCI solution – delivering more value to our customers with improved automation of infrastructure management, higher efficiency, while lowering TCO.

Raju Penumatcha, senior vice president and chief product officer, Supermicro.



 

Customers need open, flexible hyperconverged solutions. Red Hat and Supermicro are dedicated to delivering integrated open source solutions. Together we offer flexible infrastructure solutions for organizations to more easily provision compute, storage, and networking resources with confidence.

Terri Hall, vice president, Global Partners & Alliances, Red Hat.



Supermicro's HCI offerings are based on the powerful 2nd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors, including hardware-accelerated performance options such as Intel's Optane DC persistent memory, and up to 25Gb networking for demanding workloads.

Supermicro open source HCI solution is optimized to reduce your IT footprint while providing ease of use leveraging Red Hat Ansible Automation management tools. Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure offers a single software package coupled with a simplified deployment model that helps reduce capital expenditures (CapEx), and operating expenses (OpEx).

Read More: 8 reasons to consider hyperconverged infrastructure for your data center


About Super Micro Computer, Inc.

Supermicro , the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and Embedded Systems worldwide. Supermicro is committed to protecting the environment through its "We Keep IT Green®" initiative and provides customers with the most energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly solutions available on the market.

Spotlight

In the end, you need to be rewarding your sales reps with more than just money if you want to keep them motivated and if you want your sales compensation plan to deliver on its promises.

Related News

SERVER VIRTUALIZATION

Tensor Networks and Lanner Electronics Join Forces to Bring Distributed AI Processing to SD-WAN and Multi-Access Edge Computing

Lanner Electronics Inc. | December 08, 2021

Tensor Networks, Inc and Lanner Electronics Inc. are pleased to announce their new strategic partnership, uniting Lanner's Whitebox Solutions with Tensor Networks AI Platform, to enable open, accelerated networking and distributed processing for communication service providers worldwide. This joint innovation brings the agility of modular network platform and state-of-the-art AI processing capabilities for virtualizations to cost-sensitive applications in uCPE, SD-WAN, Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) and other edge computing services for machine learning, artificial intelligence, and streaming analytics. This powerful, scalable Network AI platform, combining proven carrier grade infrastructure equipment and solutions for high availability and ultra-reliable service, will enable modern SD-WAN and uCPE configurations for MEC and Virtual Networking Functions (VNF) solutions as an open architecture. Presenting the joint Lanner and Tensor Networks Platform will empower system integrators (SI) and communications service providers (CSP) with validated configurations to achieve faster time-to-market and provide added value for their end users. "We're excited to work with Lanner to enable the market to access these high value solutions that are validated and tested with backend support," said Jeff Cheng, VP of ODM Success at Tensor Networks. "The joint network AI solution will form the foundation for enterprise private clouds and edge-AI services which are high growth markets. Lanner is pleased to partner with Tensor Network to offer this joint solution that will bring AI parallel processing to the distributed edges. The Tensor Networks Platform enables the great features we've engineered into our hardware, such as networking and virtualization, to provide our customers with choices and value-add opportunities." Sven Freudenfeld, CTO Telecom Application Business Unit at Lanner Electronics About Tensor Tensor is the leader in edge-computing platforms for AI and machine learning. Tensor empowers customers to easily implement solutions for virtualization and high-performance computing services that scale-up and scale-out saving cost and complexity. About Lanner Lanner Electronics Inc is a world leading provider of design, engineering and manufacturing services for advanced and customizable SDN and NFV network computing appliances for system integrators, service providers and application developers. Lanner possesses a wide range of network appliances including uCPE gateways designed for SD-WAN and SD-Security, as well as NEBS-compliant, NFVi-ready platforms with multiple processors, network I/O blades, and high availability features.

Read More

Microsoft acquires virtualised network software provider Metaswitch Networks

Microsoft | May 14, 2020

Microsoft on Thursday signed a definitive agreement to acquire UK-based Metaswitch Networks, a leading provider of virtualised network software and voice, data and communications solutions for operators, for an undisclosed sum. The convergence of cloud and communication networks presents a unique opportunity for Microsoft to serve operators globally via continued investment in Azure.

Read More

Canon Solutions America Combines Network Security, VPN, VoIP, and ISP Failover in One Easy-to-Manage Solution

Canon Solutions America | July 29, 2020

Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., today announced it is offering NetGuardianSMB, a simple and affordable all-in-one solution that can help small and medium-sized businesses ease the challenge of securing their network and managing their communications. Every business needs a simple path forward to help guard sensitive business information and enable secure communications.

Read More

Spotlight

In the end, you need to be rewarding your sales reps with more than just money if you want to keep them motivated and if you want your sales compensation plan to deliver on its promises.