Chenbro Unveils 2U 8-Bay Rack Mount Server for HPC, Data Center

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Chenbro has launched the RB23708, a Level 6, 2U rackmount server barebone designed for mission-critical, storage-focused applications in data center and HPC enterprise. The RB23708 is pre-integrated with an Intel Server Board S2600WFTR that supports up to two 2nd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable “Cascade Lake” processors.

The RB23708 is a barebones server solution that pre-integrates a 2-socket Intel server board to ensure a flexible, scalable design with mission-critical reliability. It offers Apache Pass, IPMI 2.0 and Redfish compliance, and includes Intel RSTe/Intel VROC options, providing a solution for hosting video, IMS, SaaS and similar storage-focused applications.

The barebone server system is pre-tested to ensure compatibility and reliability. It’s available with either 8X 3.5-inch or 8X 2.5-inch hot-swap storage bays. Under 3.5-inch configuration, the server offers 2X 2.5-inch internal bays and the option for a slim optical ODD bay.

Internal AIB expansion is provided by 4X FHFL, 2X FHHL, 2X HHHL. The design includes a premium 800W CRPS 80Plus Platinum grade PSU, optimized cable routing, plus 6X hot-swap 17K RPM cooling fans with airflow optimized ducts to ensure reliable cooling for both CPUs up to 165W each, the high-performance PCI-Express expansion cards and storage hardware. Up to 24X ECC UDIMM 2933MT/s slots are supported enabling a maximum 7.5TB of storage and networking is provided by 2X 10GbE via RJ45, plus one remote management port. The scalable design also includes expansion space for another CRPS PSU.

As with other Chenbro chassis, the RB23708 barebone is available for branding customization. The server case can be modified to meet a customer’s needs, including personalized silkscreens, logo plates, and tailor-made bezels to create a data center rackmount in the customer’s brand image. Chenbro’s server customization services can support requests from system integrators and MSP’s for their exclusive clients requiring select quantities.

Building on its 37 years of Taiwan manufacturing experience, Chenbro assures a quality product manufactured with a sturdy frame and no sharp edges to ensure the well-being of assembly teams in system integrators, rack and stack service providers. The RB23708 barebone server employs a tool-less design for upgrades and maintenance, including storage, HDD trays, system fans, and PCI-Express riser brackets.

The RB23708 is available immediately through Chenbro offices and partners. Chenbro supports global system integrators through its wide network of distribution partners in North America, Europe, and Asia, or it can support larger orders directly.

Find further information about the RB23708-U1 with 8×3.5” bay configuration at:

More about the RB23708-U2 with 8×2.5” bay configuration at:

Source: Chenbro