Supermicro Spectrum Accelerate

Supermicro® Hyperconverged Appliance with IBM® Spectrum Accelerate™

The Supermicro Hyperconverged appliance is the only hyperconverged solution in the market today powered by IBM Spectrum Accelerate. Based on proven IBM XIV® technology and the Supermicro industry leading Super Storage Server, the Supermicro Hyperconverged appliance with IBM Spectrum Accelerate delivers combined compute, storage and networking with predictable, consistent block storage performance, management and a rich feature set that includes remote mirroring and granular multi-tenancy.

The appliance has been jointly designed by IBM and Supermicro and is delivered as a pre-configured, pre-loaded and pre-tested solution that is ready to be integrated into your network and customized for your enterprise class workloads in minutes providing customers an on-premises hyperconverged solution that integrates with IBM XIV and Spectrum Accelerate on open industry leading Supermicro infrastructure.

Key Benefits

  • Fast, low risk deployment with hardware and software integrated and tested by Supermicro
  • Hardware, firmware, VMware® ESXi™ and IBM Spectrum Accelerate stack configured and tested
  • Complete appliance stress tested
  • All hardware and cables labelled

IBM Spectrum Accelerate

  • Capacity & performance scales linearly
  • Manage up to 68PBs with one administrator
  • Self rebalanced for hot-spots and expansion
  • Zero tuning or pre-planning
  • Rebuild 6TB Drive in less than an hour


Configurartion SmallMediumLarge
Node 6x 2U 12x 3.5" SSG 9x 2U 12x 3.5" SSG 15x 2U 12x 3.5" SSG
Processor/Node Single Intel® Xeon® E5-2620v3
Memory/Node 4x 16GB DDR4 ECC Reg
SSD/Node 1x 600GB Intel DC S3500
Total Data Drive 72 SAS3 108 SAS3 180 SAS3
Total Effective Capacity 114TB (4TB NL SAS) 186TB (4TB NL SAS) 330TB (4TB NL SAS)
Disk Controller Broadcom 3008 SAS3
10G Interface 4x 10G SFP+
GbE Switch 1x SSE-G2252P
10G Switch 2x SSE-X3348SR 2x SSE-X3348SR 2x SSE-X3348SR
Server Management Supermicro Server Manager (SSM)
Service and Support Standard Business Hours, Next Business Day (9am to 5pm) Response



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