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Integrated Board
Super X5DA8

Key Features
1. Dual Intel® Xeon® Support up to 3.2 GHz
2. Up to 12GB DDR 266/200 SDRAM
3. 2x 64-bit, 2x 32-bit PCI-X expansion slots
4. 1x Intel® 82545EM Gigabit Ethernet Port
5. Zero Channel RAID Support
6. 7 x 3.5" hot-swap Ultra320/160 SCSI Drive Bays
7. Triple-Redundant 600W power supply

Available Colors: Black     Beige    

 Drivers & Utilities       BIOS       Tested Memory List       Manuals

Product SKUs
  • SuperServer 7043A-8R (Beige)
  • SuperServer 7043A-8RB (Black)
Super X5DA8
CPU • Dual mPGA604 ZIF Sockets
• Supports up to two Intel® Xeon® processor(s) with 1MB of integrated Advanced Transfer Cache up to 3.20GHz
System Bus 533MHz/400MHz system bus
System Memory
Memory Capacity • Six 184-pin DIMM sockets
• Supports up to 12 GB DDR266/200 memory
• Dual channel memory bus
• Memory must be populated in pairs
Memory Type DDR266/200 registered ECC SDRAM 72-bit, 184-pin gold-plated DIMMs
On-Board Devices
Chipset • Intel® E7505 chipset
• MCH + ICH4 + P64H2
SCSI • Adaptec AIC-7902 Controller
• Dual-Channel Ultra320 SCSI
RAID Support for Zero-Channel RAID w/ ZCR Card (Card NOT included)
Network Controllers • 1x Intel® 82545EM Gigabit Ethernet
• Supports 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, and 1000BASE-T, RJ45 output
Audio AC'97 audio CODEC with high quality 6-channel sound
Input / Output
AGP 8x/4x AGP Pro
PCI Expansion • 1x 64-bit 133/100/66MHz PCI-X (3.3V) slot
• 1x 64-bit 100/66MHz PCI-X (3.3V) slots
• 2x 32-bit 33MHz PCI-X (5V) slots
IDE • Dual EIDE channels support up to four UDMA IDE devices
• Supports UDMA Mode 5, PIO Mode 4, and ATA/100
USB Up to 6 USB ports
Infrared 1 Infrared port header
Serial Ports 2 Fast UART 16550 serial ports
Parallel Port 1 ECP/EEP parallel port
Floppy 1 Floppy controller; 1.44 MB, 2.88 MB, 3-mode support
Keyboard / Mouse PS/2 keyboard and mouse ports
System BIOS
BIOS Type 4Mb Flash EEPROM with Phoenix® BIOS
BIOS Features • Plug and Play (PnP)
• SMBIOS 2.3
• DMI 2.1
• ACPI 1.0
• RTC (Real Time Clock) Wakeup
• BIOS rescue hot keys
• Hardware BIOS virus protection
Form Factor • 4U Rackmountable Tower
• Optional Rackmount Kit (CSE-PT26)
Model SC742S-600
Height Tower: 17.8" (452mm)
Rackmount: 7.0" (178mm)
Width Tower: 7.0" (178mm)
Rackmount: 17.8" (452mm)
Depth 23.8" (605mm)
Gross Weight 56 lbs (25.5kg)
Available Colors Beige, Black
Front Panel
Buttons • Power On/Off button
• System Reset button
LEDs • Power LED
• Hard drive activity LED
• 2x Network activity LEDs
• System Overheat LED
• Power Fail LED
Drive Bays
Hot-swap • 7x 3.5"SCA Ultra320/160 Hot-swap Drives
Peripheral Bay(s) • 3x 5.25" Peripheral Drive Bay
• 1x 5.25" Bay For Floppy Drive
SCSI Backplane
Dual Channel (3+4) SCSI Backplane w/ SAF-TE
System Cooling
Fans • 2x 90mm Hot-swappable Fans
• 1x 120mm Rear Exhaust Fan
Power Supply
600W Triple-redundant AC power supply with PFC
AC Voltage
  • 100 - 240V, 50/60Hz, 12 Amp
DC Output
  • 5V + 3.3V ≤ 200W
  • 30.0 Amp
+5V standby
  • 2.0 Amp
  • 1.0 Amp
  • 40.0 Amp
  • 1.0 Amp
  • 36.0 Amp
PC Health Monitoring
CPU • Monitors for CPU Cores, +3.3V, +5, ±12V, 3.3V Standby
• CPU Core 3-Phase-switching voltage regulator w/ auto-sense from 1.4V-3.5V
• Adjustable CPU clock frequency ratio settings (via BIOS)
FAN • Total of six 3-pin fan headers
• 4x fans with tachometer monitoring
• Overheat backup fan connector
• Status monitor with firmware/software on/off control
Temperature • Monitoring for CPU, chassis, environment
• CPU thermal trip support
LED • CPU Overheat LED
• System Overheat LED
• Suspend-state indicator LED
Other Features • Chassis intrusion detection (through LDCM)
• Chassis intrusion header
• Chipkill support
Parts List - (Items Included)
Part Number Qty Description
Motherboard / Chassis MBD-X5DA8-O
Super X5DA8 Motherboard
4U SC742S-600 Chassis (Beige)
4U SC742S-600 Chassis (Black)
Cable(s) CBL-037-U320
6" Two-drop SCSI Ultra320 Cable
20" IDE CD-ROM Cable
13.8" Floppy Cable
Fan(s) FAN-0046
90mm Hot Swappable Fan
120mm Rear Exhaust Fan
Front USB CSE-PT29(B) 1 Front Side USB Kit
Heatsink / Retention
Xeon® CPU Retention for 604/603-pin CPU
Xeon® CPU Active Heatsink w/ Copper fin
Peripheral Drives FPD-PNSC-02 (01) 1 Panasonic 3.5" 1.44MB Floppy Drive
Power Supply PWS-0044 1 SP602-TS Triple Redundant 600W power supply set
1" SCA drive tray
SCA742E2 Dual Channel SCSI Backplane w/ SAF-TE
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