Intel® Select Solutions for Nutanix HCI

Hardware Bill of Materials

Hardware Base Configuration Quantity per Node Plus Configuration Quantity per Node Recommended or Required
CPU Intel® Xeon® Gold 6226 processor at 2.70 GHz (12 cores/24 threads, 125W) or higher number SKU 2 Intel Xeon Gold 6246R processor at 3.40 GHz (16 cores/32 threads, 205W) or higher number SKU 2 Required
Memory (minimum) 384 GB (12 x 32 GB 2933 MT/s DDR4 DIMM) 12 768 GB (24 x 32 GB 2666 MT/s DDR4 2 DIMMs per channel or 2933 MT/s DDR4 1 DIMM per channel) 24 Required
Boot Drive Intel® SSD D3-S4510 240 GB M.2 SATA 1 Intel SSD D3-S4510 240 GB M.2 SATA 1 Recommended
Oplog Persistent Write Buffer Intel SSD DC P4510 2 TB 2.5” PCIe 2 Intel® Optane™ SSD DC P4800X 750 GB 2 Required
Capacity Tier (minimum) Intel SSD D3-S4510 1.92 TB 2.5” SATA (or larger) 4 Intel SSD DC P4510 4 TB 2.5” PCIe (or larger) 4 Required
PCIe Switch N/A 0 Intel® 4-Port PCIe Gen3 x8 Switch AiC AXXP3SWX08040 2 Recommended
Data Network (minimum) 10 GbE or higher Intel® Ethernet Network Adapter 1 2x 25 GbE RDMA-capable Ethernet adapter 1 Recommended
Management Network Integrated 1 GbE or better 1 Integrated 1 GbE or better 1 Required
Note that the system must include at least four hardware nodes. All components have been integrated, validated, and optimized on a 2U 1-node system that was based on the Intel® Server Board S2600WF family, using the 2nd Gen Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor family. Testing conducted by Intel as of December 23, 2020