Tyan Tiger K8SSA S3870 Motherboard

TYAN Updated: 2009-01-29 RSS
Tyan Tiger K8SSA S3870 Motherboard

The power of Dual AMD Opteron™ processors and the widespread popularity of the ATX form factor combine in this incredible new server platform from Tyan! Introducing the Tiger K8SSA (S3870), a compact 2P server board designed for flexibility and cost-efficiency in server environments. Using the Broadcom/ServerWorks core-logic (BCM5785/HT-1000) for support of Dual AMD Opteron processors and a number of other features, the Tiger K8SSA also delivers PCI-X (133/100MHz) support (2) Gigabit Ethernet ports, built-in XGI Volari Z7 16MB graphics, and even supports optional low-profile TARO™ storage add-on cards for additional SAS or SATA-II support. With all of this integrated into a standard ATX form factor, the Tiger K8SSA (S3870) is an excellent offering to meet your rackmount and pedestal system requirements.

- Dual µPGA 940-pin ZIF sockets
- Supports up to two AMD Opteron™ 200 series
- processors (including dual core processors)
- Integrated 128-bit DDR memory controller

- ServerWorks BCM5785 (HT-1000) core-logic
- NS PC87417 Super I/O

- 128-bit dual channel memory bus
- Six 184-pin DDR DIMM sockets (four from CPU 0 and two from CPU 1)
- Supports up to 24GB of registered DDR memory
- Supports ECC type memory modules
- Supports DDR 266/333/400 DIMMs
- Supports Single/Dual/Quad Rank mem. modules

Expansion Slots
- One PCI-X 64-bit 100/133MHz slots
- Four 32-bit 33MHz (5V) PCI v2.3 slots
- One Tyan "TARO" SO-DIMM socket
- Total of six usable slots

Back Panel I/O Ports
- Stacked PS/2 mouse and keyboard ports
- Stacked Two USB v2.0 ports
- One 9-pin COM port
- One 15-pin VGA port
- Two side-by-side RJ-45 ports

Integrated I/O
- One floppy connector for up to two drives
- One IDE connector; four SATA ports
- Four USB v2.0 ports (2 at rear, 2 via cable)
- Two COM ports (1 at rear, 1 via cable)
- Tyan 2 x 9 front-panel pin header
- Tyan 2 x 6 pin header for front panel LAN LED and ID LED/switch
- Two 25-pin connector for TYAN IPMI SMDC (opt.)

System Management
- Two SMSC EMC6D103 hardware monitoring IC
- Six fan headers, four w/ 3+1-pin header, tachometer monitoring, & smart FAN control (PWM)
- Temperature and voltage monitoring
- Watchdog timer support

Integrated Video Controller
- XGI Volari™ Z7 (XG20)
- 16MB frame buffer memory

Integrated ATA-100
- One ATA Channel for up to two ATA-100 devices

Integrated SATA Controller
- Supports SATA ports at 1.5Gb/s w/ NCQ
- Supports RAID 0, 1, 10

Integrated LAN Controllers
- Two Intel i82541PI GbE LAN controller: Intel 82541EI GbE LAN controller; Operating at 32bit/33MHz PCI bus

Optional Modules (SMDC/TSO Support)
- M3291 , IPMI 2.0 Remote System Mgmt. card: Renesas H8S2167 BMC controller; BT, KCS, Logging support; IPMI-over-LAN; Remote Power on/off and reset
- M7901/M7902, Ultra 320 SCSI TARO™ card: Adaptec AIC-7901/7902 single/dual-channel Ultra320 SCSI controller; Adaptec HostRAID 0, 1, 10 supported
- M9000 SAS/SATA II TARO™ card: Adaptec AIC-9405/9410 SAS controller; Supports up to 4-port (M9000-5) and 8-port (M9000-10 ) SAS & SATA running at 3.0 Gb/s; Adaptec HostRAID 0, 1 & 10 supported

- AMI® BIOS on 8Mbit LPC Flash ROM
- Serial Console Redirect
- USB boot supported
- ACPI supported
- PnP, DMI2.0, WfM2.0 Power Management

- Onboard dual 4-phase VRM
- EPS12V / SSI v3.51 (24 + 8) power connectors

Form Factor
- ATX footprint (12" x 10.2"; 304.8mm x 259.1mm)