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Resource-Saving Architecture

IT managers are increasingly seeking out suppliers of high performance, cost-effective and energy-efficient Green IT products. Their primary objective is to reduce skyrocketing data center operational costs, a large proportion of which are energy related costs. As these energy costs continue to escalate, users will need to spend significantly more to power and cool their server hardware than they require to purchase it.

Supermicro’s Resource-Saving Architecture continues our tradition of leading the market with Green IT innovation that helps the environment as well as provides TCO savings for our customers.

To maximize the impact, we have introduced an overall architecture that optimizes datacenter power, cooling, shared resources and refresh cycles. This innovative approach focuses on reusing system enclosures, enabling the modular refresh of subsystems and using optimized extended life subsystems, including networking, storage, cooling, fans and power supplies. By disaggregating CPU and memory, each resource can be refreshed independently allowing datacenters to reduce refresh cycle costs. Implementation of this architecture in the datacenter has significant positive implications:

Disaggregated Server Architecture

45%–60% Savings in Hardware Refresh Costs

Free Air Cooling

Up to 30% PUE Improvement

Pooled Resources

Dynamic Allocation and Configuration of Critical Datacenter Resources • Up to 60% Savings in HVAC Costs

Rack Scale Design

Open Industry Standard Rack Scale Management

Success Story

Resource-Saving Architecture @ Fortune 100 Datacenter

Taking the We Keep IT Green® mission to the next level, Supermicro’s disaggregated Resource-Saving systems are already deployed in volume at multiple Fortune 100 datacenters.

A Fortune 100 Company has deployed over 50,000 MicroBlade™ disaggregated Intel® Xeon® processor based servers at its Silicon Valley data center, one of the world’s most energy efficient data centers with a Power Usage Efficiency (PUE) of 1.06, to support its growing compute needs.

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White Paper

Achieving Exceptional TCO Savings with 8U SuperBlade®

Supermicro high performance, density optimized and energy efficiency blade server solutions can significantly reduce initial capital and operational expenses for many organizations. In particular, Supermicro's new generation SuperBlade® product portfolio has been designed to optimize key components of TCO for today's datacenters, such as free-air cooling, power efficiency, node density and networking management.

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Videos

 

Mission: Green Computing

Mission: Green Computing (2018) - Official Trailer

Mission: Green Computing (2018) - Sneak Peak #1

Mission: Green Computing (2018) - Sneak Peak #2

Mission: Green Computing (2018) – Full Movie

Mission: Green Computing (2018) – Full Movie

IT Industry’s responsibility towards a Greener Earth

Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) – Step Up Tech Declaration

Supermicro has announced at the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) – Step Up Tech Declaration, a metric for “Total Cost to the Environment,” for IT leaders to measure their data centers’ environmental impact by urging them to incorporate Resource-Saving technologies into their plans to help the data centers reach an average PUE of 1.30 and reduce their E-waste by 2025.

Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS)

Intel's Shesha Krishnapura on Supermicro Platform based on Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors

The latest generation X11 platforms enable Supermicro to offer the most extensive and technologically advanced range of computing solutions for Data Center, Enterprise, Cloud, HPC, Hadoop/Big Data, Storage, and Embedded environments.

Supermicro Rack Scale Design 2.1

The latest Supermicro Rack Scale Design total solution is the high performance, high density, and disaggregated NVMe storage. The arrival of this innovative technology marks the beginning of a paradigm shift to deploy truly disaggregated resource pools in today’s large scale data centers that will dramatically improve data center efficiency, increase utilization and reduce costs.

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