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Ciara Technologies KRONOS 900SR Rackmount Workstation

Delivers the extreme speed and expandability that your challenges requires.


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  • Dual Intel® Xeon® Processor X5690 (12M Cache, 3.46 GHz) - Safely overclocked at 4.3GHz
  • Industrial Grade Advanced High Performance Cooling System
  • 24 or 48GB of High Speed Memory (up to 1600MHz)
  • NVIDIA® Quadro™ Graphic Cards Family
  • OS Drive: OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 Series SSD up to 960GB PCI-E 4x
  • Optional Scratch Disk: 2 x SATAII 7200RPM in Raid 0
  • Integrated Teradici® PC-over-IP technology
Availability: In stock

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Intel Xeon 5600

CIARA latest generation of intelligent server and workstation is based on the Intel® Xeon® processor 5600 series processors. The industry leading performance and energy-efficiency of the Intel® Xeon® processor 5600 series help our customer reduce operating costs and achieve rapid return on investment.

CIARA server and workstation based on the Intel® Xeon® processor 5600 series automatically regulates power consumption and intelligently adjusts system performance according to application demand, maximizing both energy cost savings and performance. The secret to this surprising combination is Intel’s new 32nm microarchitecture. Featuring Intel® Intelligent Power Technology, it reduces energy cost over single core servers by automatically shifting the CPU and memory into the lowest available power state, while Intel® Turbo Boost Technology intelligently adjusts performance to application needs.

In addition, built-in hardware-assisted virtualization technology with Intel® Virtualization Technology FlexMigration (Intel® VT FlexMigration) gives you the power and flexibility to virtualize different generations of Intel® Xeon® processor-based systems within the same virtualization pool, giving you the ability to migrate workloads to fewer servers at night to save energy.

Designed for industry-leading performance and maximum energy efficiency, CIARA versatile 1-way and 2-way 64-bit multi-core servers and workstations are ideally suited to a wide range of infrastructure, cloud, high-density, and high-performance computing (HPC) applications.

Lightning-Fast SSD's from OCZ Technology

Smart meets fast. Solid State Drives are renowned for their shock-and-dust-proof durability and the reliability that comes with no moving parts. Our SSDs solution also provides quick data transfers with and a nice range of capacities. . The new generation of SSD offers built-in data protection features, better performance, larger capacities and more value for your money. Built with compute-quality NAND Flash Memory, the SSD accelerates performance where it matters most. With random read performance up to 39,500 Input/Output Operations per Second (IOPS)1 and sequential read performance of up to 270 megabytes per second (MB/s), your system will blaze through the most demanding applications and will handle intense multi-tasking needs. Couple that performance with random writes up to 23,000 IOPS and sequential writes up to 220MB/s to unleash your system.

Teradici® PC-over-IP technology

The Teradici PCoIP® (PC-over-IP) protocol is a revolutionary display, encryption and remoting technology. RWC 200 PCoIP® solution you can work with anyone, anywhere, using any 3D application without sending data files or having a workstation tied to the desk. Now you can instantly share dailies in full HD, work with remote studios or work from home, centralize all your technology and workstations – and secure your digital files.

Warranty and Services

All business owners want to know they can rely on the computer equipment that powers their company. As a Global IT Provider, CIARA is your trusted resource to provide quality equipment and to support them when you need service. CIARA offers a wide variety of warranty services to meet your growing needs. Our optional support offering ranges from next business day onsite support to 4-hour same day, onsite support. All these options are available in a 3, 4 or 5 years period. In addition, we also provide full depot repair services and complete advance replacement of parts warranties.

With all onsite warranties, CIARA offers a 24/7/365 Help Desk support from the best technical engineers in the industry. All Help Desk Engineers are trained on each of our systems. Every service call is fully owned and managed by one of our level 2 or 3 Help Desk Engineers, from the time a call is opened until the service event is completed. Communication, escalations and detailed operating procedures are customized for customer to insure each service event goes successfully for the end customer.

Part No. KRONOS900SR
Manufacturer Ciara Technologies
Rack Units 3 RU
Weight [Kg] 23.00
CPU Socket(s) 2 Intel® 5520/ICH10R chipset
Compatible CPU(s) Dual Intel® Xeon® Processor X5690 (12M Cache, 3.46 GHz) Safely Overclocked at 4.4GHz
Max CPU Clk Spd Up to 4.4 Ghz
CPU Cache 12 MB per CPU
Max # Thread(s) 12 per CPU
Max # Core(s) 6 per CPU
Memory Slot(s) DDR3 12800 1600 MHz
Memory Capacity 24GB (6 x 4GB)
Memory Expansion Optional: 48GB (12 x 4GB)
Drive Bays OS Drive:
1 x OCZ SSD Revo Drive 3 X2 240GB (Read: Up to 1500 MB/s, Write: Up to 1225 MB/s - Up to 200,000 IOPS)
Upgradable to OCZ SSD up to 960GB (Read: Up to 1500 MB/s, Write: Up to 1300 MB/s, Max Random Write 4KB (Aligned): 230,000 IOPS)
Data Drives (Optional):
2 x Enterprise Class SATAII 1 TB, 7200 RPM (Raid 0)
Data Recovery Drive (Optional):
1 x Enterprise Class SATAII 250 GB, 7200 RPM
RAID Options 0, 1, 5, 10
Supported OS Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
USB Port(s) 2 x 3.0 USB Ports 10 x 2.0 USB Ports (6 I/O, 4 Internal)
PCI Slot(s) Mechanical Slots: 7 x PCI-E x16
LAN Socket(s) 2 Gigabit Ethernet Ports (10/100/1000)
Graphics / GPU NVIDIA® Quadro™ 2000; 4000; 5000; 6000; or 2nd option: add a GPU (Tesla C2075)
Standard International - 3 years warranty parts and labor 5/9 Next business day on-site