OCP Intel® RSA Design
Benefits of QCT’s Intel® RSA design based on OCP include
- reduced datacenter energy consumption
- avoid hardware vendor lock-in
- reduced service down time
- improved disaster recovery
- isolated applications where needed
- extended life for older applications
Designed on the OCP rack specification, the QCT Intel® RSA solution brings great values to customers including energy savings, reduced service downtime, and an open design that eliminates proprietary hardware lock in. Racks are designed based on the popular Open Compute Rack with centralized power and industry-leading serviceability. In addition, centralizing fan modules greatly improves the energy efficiency of the Open Rack design.
Moving ahead of the other market players, the QCT solution features a full rack backplane design and innovative chassis manager which provides users with a resource location identifier. This gives users the ability to visualize the resource pool with one-mouse-click, bringing automation and simplicity to the balancing and optimizing of datacenter workloads.
QCT offers complete building blocks for the Intel® RSA solution to users. One high-density 2U four-node universal box provides multiple compute sled options (powered by Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 v3 Family & Intel® Xeon® D Processor Product Family) for different application workloads. In addition, a hybrid storage system provides large cloud storage capacity and high performance NVMe SSD cache simultaneously.
“Datacenters face significant challenges to efficiency, flexibility and agility,” said Mike Yang, general manager of QCT. “Working with Intel on the Intel® RSA program, we have developed our product lineup based on Open Compute to give customers the utmost in efficiency and performance, supported by open standards. In addition, we provide manageability from the chassis level and rack level, up to pod level, so customers can easily pool resources across these levels to support dynamic workloads.”
QCT (Quanta Cloud Technology) is a global datacenter solution provider extending the power of hyperscale datacenter design in standard and open SKUs to all datacenter customers. Product lines include servers, storage, network switches, integrated rack systems and cloud solutions, all delivering hyperscale efficiency, scalability, reliability, manageability, serviceability and optimized performance for each workload. QCT offers a full spectrum of datacenter products and services from engineering, integration and optimization to global supply chain support, all under one roof. The parent of QCT is Quanta Computer, Inc., a Fortune Global 500 technology engineering and manufacturing company. http://www.QuantaQCT.com