The Boxed 64-bit Intel® Xeon® processor with 800MHz system bus and 2MB of L2 cache is shipping with a new heatsink fan which has a 4-pin connector. Processor heatsink fans are included only on the active boxed processor SKUs, passive boxed processor SKUs will continue to ship a heatsink with no fan. When integrating the Intel® Server Board or Platform into the Intel® Server Chassis SC5300, the passive version (no fan) of the Intel Xeon processor must be used. For instances where the server board is integrated into third party chassis the active heatsink solution may be required to meet the processor cooling requirements.
The following Technical Advisories are available for these Intel® Server Boards:
This applies to: