5. Lenovo ThinkSystem SR630v2 server

The Lenovo ThinkSystem SR630v2 is a dual-socket 1U server and, when configured as described below, is approved and supported for use with Pod systems.

Note

Work is currently still ongoing to qualify this server for larger switched systems (IPU‑POD64 and Bow Pod64 and above)

Website: lenovopress.com/lp1391-thinksystem-sr630-v2-server

5.1. Server configuration for Pod systems

The following table defines the recommended configuration for the server for Pod systems. Note that you will need at least one server per IPU‑POD64 or Bow Pod64 logical rack in larger systems.

Table 5.1 Lenovo ThinkSystem SR630v2 system configuration

Item

Quantity

Part number

Description

Chassis

1

1U Chassis with up to 12 x 2.5” Hot Plug NVMe Drives (2CPU, 180W or more)

CPU

2

Intel SP HCC Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8380 40c 270W 2.3GHz

Memory

16

32GB DDR4-3200 RDIMM

Storage

4

4XB7A17146

Lenovo ThinkSystem U.2 Intel P5500 3.84TB Entry NVMe PCIe 4.0 x4 Hot Swap SSD

1

4Y37A09750

480GB Lenovo ThinkSystem M.2 NVMe 2-Bay RAID Enablement Kit (boot disk, configured as RAID1)

PSU

2

Dual, Hot-plug, Redundant Power Supply (1+1), 1100W

Management

1

Lenovo XClarity Controller (XCC)

Networking

1 or 2

MCX516A-CDAT

Mellanox ConnectX-5 EX EN dual port 100GbE QSFP28 (Note IPU‑POD16 and Bow Pod16 systems require two of these dual port cards; all other systems only require one)

1

4XH7A61082

Upgrade kit PCIe Gen4 low profile chassis riser

1

BCM957454

Broadcom 4 x 10GbE OCP3 Mezz card