Delivering the Visual Cloud. Faster.

The Intel® Visual Compute Accelerator 2 (Intel® VCA 2) is built to address the surging growth of video creation and delivery, data center and cloud graphics, and new immersive media experiences. Built for Telecommunication Service Providers, OTT content providers, and IT administrators, Intel® VCA 2 offers advanced workload acceleration for server systems based on the Intel® Xeon® processor E5 family. Intel VCA 2 packages three Iris™ Pro graphics P580 enabled Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1500 v5, delivering cutting edge graphics rendering and media transcode performance per watt.

Key Features

  • Equips Intel® Xeon® processor E5-based Server Systems with powerful rendering performance of P580 Iris® Pro Graphics and ultra-fast media transcode performance of Intel® QuickSync Video
  • Full complement of bare metal operating systems for the on-board Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1500 v5 nodes for application software support across multiple market segments:  CentOS 7.x, Windows* 10, Windows* Server 2016
  • PCIe x8 to each of the three on-board Intel Xeon processor E3-1500L v5 nodes supports highly bandwidth intensive media ingest
  • Multiple 1U and 2U server system options and a strong ISV ecosystem for ease of solution deployment

Target Applications

  • Intel® VCA 2 is ideal for delivering HD and UHD video from media clouds, and for delivering complex 3D applications from HPC clouds and secure data centers
  • Remotely provisioned graphics 
  • Remote gaming
  • Live, just-in-time, OTT video consumption and creation
  • Multi-party calling with Intel® Collaboration Suite for WebRTC


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Product Specifications

Order Code # of Processors Processor Frequency Maximum Memory PCIe* Configuration Graphics
VCA1585LMV 3

3.0 GHz Base

3.7 GHz Turbo

DDR4 2133MHz (1.2V), ECC SODIMMs, 2 channels per processor, up to 64GB per processor PCIe* 3.0, x16, 8 lanes per processor Intel® Iris™ Pro graphics P580 (GT4e), 128MB eDRAM