HPE Moonshot System

Massively-parallel, software-defined servers that are designed specifically for the applications that they run.


Specialised workloads and optimised hardware

Get the right tool for the job. Moonshot software-defined servers are designed for specific workloads and can be customised to individual needs for maximum efficiency. Moonshot's high-density 4.3U chassis carries 45 server cartridges and two network switches – which drives vast amounts of data between nodes and off chassis – and allows you to mix and match different cartridges to fit your specific needs. Moonshot offers significantly lower power consumption, less cabling and flexible scale-out.

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Swiss trading firm boosts mobile app performance

Fortune favours the fast, particularly regarding floor traders for whom every second counts. Sberbank Switzerland implemented HPE Moonshot Trader Workstation with Citrix XenDesktop to centralise compute for traders and simplify maintenance. Moonshot succeeded where other solutions failed. Check out this video to see why and how you can deliver your apps and desktops with continuous high performance while cutting watts-per-user in half and consuming up to 80% less data centre space.

Moonshot solutions

HPE offers powerful software-defined server solutions tailored to specific workloads.

Digital workspace

Improve performance, cost and responsiveness with energy efficient, high-density servers that help you deliver on demanding digital worker requirements.

Media processing

Redefine the economics of multiscreen content creation and delivery with massively parallel, high-density media processing servers.

High performance computing

Securely deliver apps, data and hosted desktops with HPC servers that help you meet the cost, performance and responsiveness needs of high performance computing.

Moonshot technical overview

Intel Xeon technology with integrated graphics acceleration options

Up to 4 TB on a cartridge. Different options of SSD, SATA, NVMe


Up to 120GB and up to 4 SODIMM up to 4 DDR4 RDIMM slots

From Dual 1GbE to Dual 10GbE with RoCE, 45 ports per switch module

Success in action

Detron launches a unique, scalable, and energy efficient performance solution

CSP Detron moved to a new server system that decreased energy consumption by 69% and data centre space requirements by 79%.
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Mutualink accelerates public safety interoperability

CSP Mutualink created a virtual network that enables emergency response communications across disparate systems, yet gives each organisation complete control.
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DS Virgin Racing on track to win with HPE

Trackside, real-time race analytics and post-win playback and analytics help DS Virgin Racing to compete in the first Formula E electric car championship.
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HPE IoT Innovation Labs

HPE IoT Innovation Labs
IoT Innovation Labs provide secure and confidential access to Edgeline Systems and Moonshot Systems for customers and partners. This hands-on environment allows testing and benchmarking of your specific application on the most innovative technology provided by HPE.


Data Sheet : HPE Moonshot System Management Portfolio

Data Sheet

HPE Moonshot System Management Portfolio

Catalog : View the Moonshot Documentation Library


Get technical background, reference architectures, installation guides and other important references.

Case Study : Sauber F1 team moves to a high availability solution

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Sauber F1 team moves to a high availability solution

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