Tested Chassis List for Intel® Workstation Board S5520SC

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This page contains tested chassis list for the Intel® Workstation Board S5520SC. It consists of 2 sections:

Tested Intel® chassis list:
The table below contains the tested Intel® Server Chassis list for the Intel® Workstation Board S5520SC.

 

Tested Intel® Server Chassis Description Notes
SC5600Base Intel® Server Chassis, 670W fixed PSU, 3 fixed chassis fans with ducting, 1 PSU fan. Supports up to 6 tool-free cabled drives, upgradeable to 6 hot-swap drives (SAS or SATA). Supports up to 95W processor. No power cord or heat sinks included.  
SC5650WS Intel® Server Chassis, 1000W fixed PSU, supports up to two 150W workstation graphics cards or single 300W workstation graphics card, 3 fixed chassis fans with ducting, rackable with optional rack kit, supports up to 6 fixed drives, upgradeable to 6 Hot-Swap drives (SAS or SATA). Supports up to 130W processor. No power cord or heat sinks included.  

 

Reference chassis list:
The reference chassis listed below includes the third party chassis that were tested to determine whether they provide adequate airflow to keep critical server components within the individual manufacturer's temperature specifications for Intel® Workstation Board S5520SC.

 

Vendor Model Chassis Type Power Supply Thermal Test Level Drive Support EMC Note
Chenbro* SR105 Pedestal Internal power supply 1 C    
Chenbro* SR107 Pedestal Internal power supply 1 C    
Chenbro* RM21706 2U single 1 C    
Chenbro* RM31212 3U single 1 C    
Chenbro* RM31408 3U single 1 C    
Yeong Yang* W203T 5U single 1 C    
CI Design* NSR212 2U R/D 1 C    
CI Design* NSR208 2U R/D 1 C    

 

Notes
Additional chassis may be undergoing testing. Results will be posted as they become available.

  1. Chassis legend:
    • 1U = Rack (U is multiple of 1.75 inches)
    • 2U = Rack (U is multiple of 1.75 inches)
    • 5U = Rack (U is multiple of 1.75 inches)
  2. Power supply:
    • R/D = Redundant
    • H/S = Hot Swap Redundant
  3. Thermal test level:
    • Intel performs system level thermal testing of a given Intel Server Board in all listed 3rd party reference chassis. The server board is configured to use a generic fan control scheme which operates all attached system fans at 100% pulse width modulation (PWM). The generic fan control scheme is set by selecting the OTHER CHASSIS option using the FRUSDR Configuration Utility.

      Intel cannot guarantee that specific system configurations will remain within maximum thermal limits if users choose to modify and reduce the fan control PWM rate from the tested configuration. Users that choose to modify the fan control PWM rate are wholly responsible for all required thermal validation to ensure their system configurations stay within specified maximum thermal limits.
    • Refers to the highest level of testing that successfully completed Intel's thermal testing. The chassis configuration summary is provided below:
     
    Level Board Revisions Processor Maximum Speed Mfg. Processor Tech Number of Drives Maximum Ambient Temperature (C)
    1 All Intel® Xeon® Processor X5500 Sequence 2.93 GHz 45nm 2 35
     
  4. Drive support option legend:
     
    Option Designator Supported Drive Type
    A Docking SAS
    B Docking SATA
    C Cabled (SAS or SATA)
     

The testing information is provided as a guide for the reseller in choosing chassis products that are compatible with the Intel® Workstation Board S5520SC. The reseller is encouraged to test the chassis products in specific configurations.

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