Press Release Summary:
The FWA9500 Network Computing Appliance is embedded with dual Intel® Xeon® scalable processors and 16x DDR4 RDIMM. The device features PCIe x8 slot, an M.2 (M-key), a Mini PCIe, two USB 2.0 port and an RJ45 serial console. The appliance is offered with two on board Intel I210-AT Gigabit Ethernet controllers and configurable NIC module slots. It is designed for use in enterprise-class network security, firewall, VPN, UTM, WAN and network management applications.
Original Press Release:
2U Network Computing Appliance with Dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Taipei, Taiwan, January 23, 2018 - IBASE Technology Inc. (TPEx: 8050), a leader in the manufacture of network appliances and embedded systems, has launched its highly-flexible FWA9500 network computing appliance supporting Intel® Skylake-SP Xeon® processors for today’s ever-changing network environments. The 2U rackmount system features dual LGA3647 CPU sockets and the Intel C624 chipset that supports up to 512GB RDIMM memory in 16x DDR4-2666 sockets. With two Intel I210-AT Gigabit Ethernet controllers on board and configurable NIC module slots, it can be equipped with 8x IBN (IBASE proprietary network interface) cards to accommodate a maximum of 66 GbE ports.
The FWA9500 network appliance is designed to be an ideal workhorse for enterprise workloads to manage vast quantities of data, enabling robust levels of performance and reliability in enterprise-class network security, firewall, VPN, UTM, WAN and network management applications.
“For the FWA9500, we have used the modular approach to design a network appliance with high expandability and scalable functionality. This allows rapid customization and easy configuration by interchanging and combining modules to meet customers’ optimal requirements, reducing the total cost of ownership,” said Jason Ko, senior manager at IBASE. “Inner storage expansion with two 3.5” or four 2.5” swappable drive bays and an 800W redundant power supply also ensure high availability and serviceability.”
The FWA9500 comes with I/O connectivity and expansion slots, such as a PCIe x8 slot, an M.2 (M-key), a Mini PCIe, two USB 2.0 and an RJ45 serial console with LCM display for easy operation. LAN bypass and the IBASE IDN100 IPMI 2.0 module are optional features. For more information, visit www.ibase.com.tw.
- Dual Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
- 16x DDR4 RDIMM, Max. 512GB
- Max. 8x NIC modules; Max. 64 GbE ports
- Optional IPMI 2.0 module
- 1x PCI-E x8 expansion slot
- 800 watt redundant power supply
About IBASE Technology
IBASE Technology (TPEx: 8050) specializes in the design and manufacturing of robust industrial PC products, delivering high quality products and excellent service since its establishment in 2000. IBASE carries out manufacturing and quality control at its own facilities in Taiwan that are certified with ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ISO 14001 standards. Current product offerings comprise of x86- and RISC-based industrial motherboards, embedded systems, panel PCs, digital signage players and network appliances for applications in the automation, retail, transportation, gaming, healthcare and smart factory sectors. For more information, please visit www.ibase.com.tw.
IBASE is an Associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance. From modular components to market-ready systems, Intel and the 250+ global member companies of the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance provide scalable, interoperable solutions that accelerate deployment of intelligent devices and end-to-end analytics. Close collaboration with Intel and each other enables Alliance members to innovate with the latest technologies, helping developers deliver first-in-market solutions. Learn more at: intel.com/IoTSolutionsAlliance.
Alice Chen, Senior Marketing Manager