SGI Altix 330 is an entry-level mid-range server that offers SGI Altix capabilities at a new breakthrough price point. The combination of SGI's advanced Altix architecture and entry-level pricing results in industry-leading price/performance that delivers exceptional value.
Discover Breakthrough Capabilities at an Entry-level Price
- SGI Altix advanced features and capabilities
- Ultra-dense 1U form factor delivers rack-optimized density without sacrificing scalability
- Extensible system design enables you to "start small" and easily grow to meet changing compute and business requirements
Unleash Productivity with Industry-leading HPC Application Performance
- Ample headroom for growth, scales to 16 processors and 128GB of memory per system
- High-performance, shared-memory SGI® NUMAlink® interconnect for unparalleled I/O at 6.4GB/second
- Proven performance superiority on HPC industry applications and mixed HPC workloads
Maximize Investment Protection with Open Standards
- Powerful combination of Intel® Itanium® 2 processors and Linux® operating system
- Choice of SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server or Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® Advanced Server (up to 16 processors and 128GB memory per system)
- Turbo-charged HPC application performance on Novell® SUSE® Enterprise LINUX server with SGI ProPack
Features and Benefits
||Industry-leading price/performance in an SGI Altix caliber system, available at under $9,000 (USLP).
|Global Shared Memory
||Dramatically shorten time to solution by processing data sets and large analytic models using shared memory that scales to 128GB per system.
|High Bandwidth, Low Latency
||Increase productivity by achieving maximum performance with SGI NUMAflex interconnect technology, with industry-leading bandwidth of 6.4GB/second.
|Industry standard components
||Leverage innovation with industry and open standards componentsIntel® Itanium® 2 processors and choice of Linux® operating system.
||Choice of Novell SUSE® LINUX® Enterprise Server 9 or Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 4.0.
||Option available with Novell® SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server to turbo-charge HPC applications for maximum performance.
|Seamless Growth Path
||Easily scale Altix 330 from 1 to 16 processors and up to 128GB of memory.
||Develop/deploy on SGI Altix 330 server, and easily extend base configuration,
or transition to SGI Altix 350, SGI Altix 1350, and/or SGI Altix 3700 systems as requirements change.
|Advanced Storage Options
||Easily extend data storage with workgroup JBOD and RAID storage, plus support for the latest SAS drive technology.