Tyan Transport GX28 B2880 Barebones Server

TYAN Updated: 2009-01-27 RSS
Tyan Transport GX28 B2880 Barebones Server

The Transport GX28 bare-bone is to provide industry leading feature and performance for 2-way server systems in 1-U rack form factor. Using TYAN's dual AMD Opteron™ based S2880 server board, the Transport GX28 features high compute power, low memory latency and optimal I/O bandwidth characterized by AMD's 64-bit processor and HyperTransport™ technology. In addition, with the support of four hot-swappable Ultra 320 SCSI hard disk drives and dual gigabit Ethernet ports in 1-U chassis form factor, the Transport GX28 implements unmatched feature set for demanding business applications.


Motherboard: Thunder K8S (S2880UGNR)

- Supports up to two AMD Opteron™ processors
- 128-bit DDR dual-channel memory controller
- (integrated in CPU)

- AMD-8131™ HyperTransport™ PCI-X Tunnel
- AMD-8111™ HyperTransport™ I/O Hub
- Winbond™ W83627HF Super I/O ASIC

- Supports up to 12GB of Reg. DDR333 (ECC)

Expansion Slot
- (1) 133/100/66MHz 64-bit (3.3V) PCI-X slot
- on riser card

Integrated LAN Controllers
- 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 SATA Controller (option)
- Promise® PDC20378 SATA/SATA RAID accelerator
- Two Serial ATA 1.0 and one Parallel; ATA-133/100 channels
- Supports up to two SATA and two ATA-133/100 IDE drives
- Supports IDE RAID 0, 1, 0+1 (optional)

Integrated I/O
- One floppy connector; two 9-pin serial ports
- one connector and one header
- One 25-pin SPP/ECP/EPP parallel header
- Four USB ports (two rear and two header)

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

BIOS - AMIBIOS8® on 4Mbit LPC Flash ROM

Form Factor - Extended ATX (13" x 12")

Chassis Form Factor
- 1U rack-mountable chassis
- Dimension (inch): 19" (W) x 28" (D) x 1.7" (H)
- Dimension (mm): 483 (W) x 711 (D) x 43.5 (H)

- One slim type CD-ROM drive bay (option)
- One slim type FDD bay (option)

Drive Bays - 4 hot-swappable 3.5" HDD bays

Riser Card
- One 64-bit/133MHz expansion sloton riser card

Storage - LSI 531030 dual-channel Ultra320 SCSI, dual-channel ATA-100

Power Supply - EPS 12V 400W output w/ PFC

Front Access I/O ports
- Front or rear-access USB ports

Cooling System
- Three 9-cm blowers
- One 40mm double ball bearing fan
- Two 40mm power supply fans
- Two 100x74mm chassis attached high efficiency CPU heatsinks
- Horizontal mounted SCA & power boards to optimize air flow
- Special air baffled design