The RS500A-E6/PS4 from Asus is a great barebones server for home offices or small businesses that do not have the need to invest in a rack system. It delivers outstanding performance with the support for up-to-date AMD Opteron 6100 series processors, with triple HT3 links between CPUs to provide up to 25.6GB/s bandwidth, achieving extremely fast transfer rates. And 16 DIMM slots inside with up to 256GB RDIMM support delivers scalable and flexible RAM configuration for fast system response. You'll also appreciate four 3.5” hot-swap HDD bays supporting SATA or SAS HDDs for meeting the demand of mass storage, and one PCI-E G2 x16 slot for high I/O expandability.
AMD 8/12 Core Processor SupportEquipped with dual G34 socket, the ASUS RS500A-E6/PS4 supports AMD's up-to-date 8/12 core Opteron 6100 series CPU, and it comes equipped with triple HT3 links between CPUs to provide up to 25.6GB/s bandwidth, achieving extremely fast transfer rate.
Quad Channel DDR3 Memory SupportSixteen 240-pin DIMM sockets support both registered (RDIMM) and unbuffered (UDIMM) DDR3 memory at speeds of up to 1333MHz, ensuring ample capacity for any application.
Super Reliability with PIKE Upgrade KitThe ASUS RS500A-E6/PS4 has four 3.5” hot-swap HDD bays to support SATA or SAS HDDs up to 4TB, meeting the demand of mass storage, and offers users a complete RAID solution (together with PIKE) for data protection. The ASUS optional upgrade kit PIKE SAS2 6G will provide cost-effective storage interface upgrade solution and flexible choices for multiple storage option.
Enhanced Power EfficiencyThe ASUS RS500A-E6/PS4 comes with an 80 PLUS Gold 500W power supply to enhance power efficiency and reduce power loss.