Tyan Thunder K8SR S2881 Motherboard

TYAN Updated: 2009-01-29 RSS
Tyan Thunder K8SR S2881 Motherboard

Utilizing two AMD Opteron™ processors, the Thunder K8SR (S2881) is the best choice for 1U/2U rackmount servers.  The Thunder K8SR (S2881) offers competitive features such as eight DIMM slots for up to 16GB of Registered DDR400 memory, two independent PCI-X buses, onboard ATI® RAGE™ XL graphics, and Serial ATA with RAID support.  With strategically located components, the Thunder K8SR (S2881) allows maximum airflow across the motherboard for ideal temperature inside the chassis.

- Dual µPGA 940-pin ZIF sockets
- Supports up to two AMD Opteron™ processors
- 128-bit DDR dual-channel memory controller (integrated in CPU)
- Supports Single and Dual Core processors

- AMD-8131™ HyperTransport™ PCI-X Tunnel
- AMD-8111™ HyperTransport™ I/O Hub
- Winbond™ W83627HF Super I/O ASIC
- Analog Devices ADT7463 Hardware Monitoring IC

- 128-bit DDR memory bus
- Eight 184-pin 2.5-Volt DDR DIMM sockets
- Supports up to 32GB of Registered DDR
- Supports ECC type memory modules
- Supports DDR 266/333/400
- Supports Single/Dual/Quad Rank mem. modules
- Supported with Opteron 246 CPU's or higher

Expansion Slots
- Two independent 64-bit PCI-X buses
- One 100/66/33 MHz (3.3-volt) PCI-X slots from PCI-X bridge A
- One 133/100/66/33 MHz (3.3-volt) PCI-X slot
- Total of two usable slots

Integrated I/O
- One floppy connector support up to two drives
- Two 9-pin serial ports: one connector and one header
- One 25-pin SPP/ECP/EPP parallel header
- Four USB 1.1 ports (two rear and two header)
- One 15-pin VGA connector
- PS/2 mouse and keyboard connectors

System Management
- Total of nine 3-pin fan headers
- Six fan headers with monitoring
- One 2-pin Chassis Intrusion header
- Temperature, voltage and fan monitoring
- Port 80h LED 7-segment display

Integrated Enhanced IDE Controller
- Two IDE dual-drive ports for up to four EIDE devices
- Supports for UDMA 133/100/66/33 IDE drives and ATAPI devices

Integrated LAN Controller
- Broadcom BCM5704C dual-channel GbE LAN: Two RJ-45 LAN connectors with LEDs; Connected to PCI-X Bridge A
- Two Front Panel LED headers

Integrated PCI Graphics
- ATI® RAGE™ XL 8MB PCI graphics controller

Integrated SATA Controller
- Silicon Image Sil 3114 SATA controller
- Supports four-ch, SATA RAID (RAID 0, 1, 0+1)
- Total of four 7-pin SATA 1.0 connectors
- Supports up to four Serial ATA150 drives

Integrated SCSI Controller (option)
- Adaptec 7902 U320 SCSI controller
- Two U320 68-pin SCSI connectors
- Connects to PCI-X Bridge A
- Adaptec ZCR support through low-profile SO-DIMM Card

Intelligent Platform Management Interface Header
- TYAN Server Management Daughter card (optional) supports features listed below via IPMI header (SMDC/TSO Support)
- QLogic™ Zircon Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) based on powerful ARM7 technology
- Tailored for IPMI highest 1.5 Spec.
- Supports KCS and BT styles
- Flexible Windows or Linux Management Solution
- Supports RMCP and SNMP protocols
- Supports ASF standard and EMP
- I2C serial multi-master controllers and UARTs
- Build-in IPMB connector
- Remote power on/off and reset support (IPMI-over-LAN)

- AMI® BIOS 8.0 on 4Mbit LPC Flash ROM
- Supports ACPI 2.0 and SRAT
- Supports PXE via Ethernet, USB device boot
- SMBIOS 2.3.1, BBS 1.1 compliant
- Headless Operation via serial console redirect and remote flash
- 48-bit LBA Support

Form Factor
- SSI EEB v3.0 footprint (12"x13"; 304.8x330.2mm) fits many Rackmount chassis
- EPS12V/SSI  (24pin + 8pin) power connectors
- Serial (one) and VGA (one) connectors
- Stacked USB 1.1 (two) connectors
- Stacked PS/2 keyboard and mouse connectors
- Two RJ-45 LAN connectors with LEDs