Monarch 8300 Specifications.

AMD Dual Opteron server motherboard, E-ATX form factor

AMD® Opteron® Model 2XX processors, .13 or .09 micron, 1M L2 cache, Socket 940, single core
AMD® Opteron® Model 26X/27X processors, .09 micron, 2M1 L2 cache, Socket 940, dual core
64-bit integer registers, 128-bit SSE/SSE2 registers
48-bit virtual addresses, 40-bit physical addresses
AMD 64-bit x86 instruction set extensions

AMD-8111 HyperTransport I/O Hub
AMD-8131 HyperTransport PCI-X Tunnel
AMD-8151 HyperTransport AGP8X Tunnel
Dual channel UltraDMA/133 bus mastering IDE controllers
Texas Instrument TSB43AB22 IEEE 1394a Firewire controller

Memory Subsystem:
8 DIMM banks supporting up to 16GB DDR400 or 32GB DDR333 ECC registered SDRAM, two-way interleaved memory (128-bit), Chip Kill ECC

Note: To enable 128-bit memory access, modules must be populated in pair

Graphic Subsystem:
ATI Radeon 7000 (2D/standard) or Nvidia GeForce4/FX 3D accelerator

Hard Disk Subsystem:
(8300-SR) Up to eight Ultra 320/m hard drives in capacity from 36GB to 300GB. These drives can be configured as standalone unit or disk array(s), level 0, 1, 5, 10, hotspare supported

(8300-T/TR) One 40GB IDE hard drive dedicated for the operating system
(8300-T/TR) Up to eight Serial ATA150 hard drives in capacity from 80GB to 500GB. These drives can be configured as standalone unit or disk array(s), level 0, 1, 5, 10, hotspare supported

SCSI Subsystem:
(8300-SR) LSI Logic MegaRAID 320-1 single channel Ultra 320/m SCSI RAID controller, 64-bit/66mhz, 64MB ECC cache, optional Battery Backup Unit (BBU)

(8300-T) Eight-port Serial ATA II4 controller with special HD activity header, 64-bit/133mhz PCI-X, Marvell 88SX6081 chipset

(8300-TR) 3Ware Escalade 9500S-8 eight-port SATA150 RAID controller, RAID level 0, 1, 5, 10 & JBOD, 64-bit/66mhz, 128MB ECC cache, optional Battery Backup Unit (BBU)

CD-ROM Subsystem:
Combo DVD-ROM (16X) and CDROM (52X)/CDR (52X)/RW(24X) drive

Sound Subsystem:
Onboard ADI 1981 AC97 audio

Network Subsystem:
Onboard Broadcom BMC5703C 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet adapter

System Slots:
One (1) AGP 8x/Pro 110 slot
Four (4) 64-bit/100MHz bus mastering PCI-X slots2
One (1) 32-bit/33MHz bus mastering PCI slot

System I/O:
One (1) RS-232C 16550 serial port
One (1) ECP/EPP Bi-directional parallel port
Three (3) USB 1.1 ports (rear)
One (1) PS/2 Mini DIN keyboard port
One (1) PS/2 Mini DIN mouse port
One (1) Line in, MIC, and Speaker port
One (1) RJ-45 Ethernet port
One (1) IEEE1394A Firewire port

Floppy Drive:
1.44M 3.5-inch drive



ASL 3U Rack mount chassis, FCC Class B
(8300-T) 550W fixed power supply with redundant cooling
(8300-SR/TR) 760W hotswap and triple redundant power supply
Dimensions: 5.1" (H) x 17.1" (W) x 25.5" (D)
One (1) accessible slim size CDROM bay
One (1) accessible floppy bay
Two (2) accessible 5.25" drive bays3
(8300-T/TR) One Ultra ATA removable hard drive bay containing the OS drive (coldswap)
(8300-S/SR) Ultra 320/m SCA backplane, 1 SCSI channel of 8 drives, SAF-TE
(8300-S/SR) Eight (8) hotswap SCA-2 1" hard drive bays
(8300-T/TR) Serial ATA backplane with special HD activity header
(8300-T/TR) Eight (8) coldswap/hotswap Serial ATA 150 drive bays
Four (4) 9cm hotswap fans, double ball bearing
Sliding rails kit with telco mount support

Preinstalled Software:
Red Hat Linux with ASL optimized kernel, 32-bit or 64-bit operating system

  1. Each processor core has 1M L2 cache.
  2. Slot is incompatible with 5V PCI add-on card.
  3. Both drive bays are occupied on 8300-T/TR. To save a drive bay, replace the standard optional reader/writer with a slim version (contact sale for further information)
  4. Servers shipped prior to 4/06/05 are configured with the Marvell 88SX5081 Serial ATA I controller
Phone: 1.877.ASL.3535