Optimize data center space and performance.
Maximize data center computing density with up to four double-wide, hot-swap PowerEdge™ C8220X compute GPU nodes in one 4U C8000 Series chassis.
- One 2-socket server, 4, 6, 8, 10 or 12 core Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v2 product family
Operating System (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)
- Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 Enterprise x64 SP1 (includes Hyper-V®)
Microsoft Windows® HPC Server 2008 R2 x64 SP1
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 (includes Hyper-V)
Novell® SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 6.4
- Intel C602 chipset
- 16 DIMM slots up to 512GB per node
4GB/8GB/16GB/32GB LV DDR3 RDIMM (1333MT/s)
4GB/8GB/16GB DDR3 RDIMM (1866MT/s 1.5V or 1600MT/s 1.35V)
Embedded Hypervisor (Optional)
- Citrix® XenServer® 5.6 SP2
VMware® vSpherer® ESXi v5.0
- Maximum internal storage: 2TB SATA II or 1.6TB SATA SSD
- 2 x 2.5” hot-plug hard drives + 8 x 2.5” or 4 x 3.5" non-hot-plug hard drive options; 2 x 2.5” non-hot-plug hard drives, e.g. with GPUs
Back: 8 x 2.5” or 4 x 3.5” SATA, NLSAS, or SSD; Internal: 2 x 2.5” SATA or SSD; hot-plug: 2 x 2.5” SATA, NLSAS, or SSD
2.5” SAS 6Gb (10K): 300GB, 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB
2.5” SAS 6Gb (15K): 146GB, 300GB
2.5” NL SAS 6Gb (7.2K): 500GB, 1TB
2.5” SATA SSD (eMLC): 120GB, 160GB, 240GB, 300GB, 480GB, 800GB
2.5” SATA SSD (MLC): 100GB, 200GB, 400GB, 800GB
2.5” Enterprise SATA (7.2K): 500GB, 1TB
3.5” SAS 6Gb (15K): 300GB, 600GB
3.5” NL SAS 6Gb (7.2K): 1TB, 2TB, 3TB, 4TB
3.5” Enterprise SATA (7.2K): 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB, 4TB
Note: Only 2 x 2.5” SATA or SSD non-hot-plug hard drives with GPUs
2 x8 PCIe 3.0 low-profile slots
1 x8 PCIe 3.0 mezzanine slot
2 x16 PCIe 3.0 GPGPU slots
QLogic single-port QDR QLE7340 adapter
1Gb Ethernet (optional)
Intel I350 quad-port controller adapter
10Gb Ethernet (optional)
Intel 82599 10Gb Ethernet controller dual-port mezz
Intel X520-DA dual-port 10GbE SFP+ adapter
Intel X540 DP 10GbE Base-T adapter adapter
- Intel C600: SATA or SSD drives only
LSI® 2008 6Gb SAS mezzanine (optional)
- LSI 9211-8i add-in RAID controller (optional)
LSI 9265-8i add-in RAID controller (optional)
LSI 9285CV-8e add-in RAID controller (optional)
PERC H710P (supported only with Intel Xeon E5‑2600 v2 product family processors)
PERC H810 (supported only with Intel Xeon E5‑2600 v2 product family processors)
- Intel Ethernet Controller i350 - 2 x 1Gb Ethernet
- COM serial port
2 x USB2.0
- Integrated AST2300 with up to 16MB video RAM
2 GPU slots for up to 1024 cores with 12GB of GDDR5 on-board memory
NVIDIA® GRID™ K2 GPU computing module
NVIDIA Tesla® K10 GPU computing module
NVIDIA Tesla K20 GPU computing module
Intel® Xeon® Phi™ coprocessor 5110P
Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor 7120
- 4U rack mount chassis fits up to 4 double-wide sleds
- Embedded BMC with IPMI 2.0 support with 1 x 10/100 Mbps RJ45 connector
Intel Node Manager 2.0 compliant
- LSI 9211- 8i (optional)
LSI 9265-8i (optional)
- Intel Ethernet Controller i350 - 2 x 1Gb Ethernet
1 x 100Mb Ethernet dedicated management port
- Power/Status and Sled ID LED lights
- Height: 85.9 mm (3.38 in.)
Wide: 171.6 mm (6.76 in.)
Depth: 682.5 mm (26.87 in.)
Weight (maximum configuration): 8.62 kg (19 lb.)
- Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment
The Dell PowerEdge C8220X Compute/GPU sled is qualified in the Dell PowerEdge C8000 chassis for ENERGY STAR® Enterprise Server designation
ENERGY STAR and the ENERGY STAR mark are registered U.S. marks, Click here (In English)
Power your scale-out environment with the density and versatility of the 2-socket C8220X compute GPU node powered by the Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600v2 product family. Up to four C8220X compute GPU nodes can slide into the C8000 chassis mounted on specially-designed double-wide sleds, offering the intensive computing power of next-generation Intel® processing plus enhanced I/O capabilities.
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C8000 Series: hyperscale-inspired building block
Squeeze maximum productivity out of one chassis or one rack or even your entire environment with the PowerEdge™ C8000 Series.
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Help alleviate space and budget issues without compromising performance or limiting your ability to scale with a redundant, shared-infrastructure chassis that’s efficient and flexible.
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Transform the way you build your data center. Deploy an agile solution, matching your exact needs with an ideal combination of compute, GPU and storage functions that can be easily switched around for future challenges.
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Maximize power efficiencies by distributing power throughout the rack with the C8000’s power supply options.
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- Automated issue detection and notification
- Automated case creation and contact from Dell
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Whether you need help with strategy and deployment, require IT or business consulting, or want to explore managed services that take the load off your IT staff, turn to Dell services for expert advice and world-class support for your data center environment.