Technical Specifications

Processor Name

  • Intel® Xeon® E7-8890 v4 24c/2.2GHz/165W/60M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8880 v4 22c/2.2GHz/150W/55M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8855 v4 14c/2.1GHz/140W/35M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8891 v4 10c/2.8GHz/165W/60M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8893 v4 4c/3.2GHz/140W/60M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8894 v4 24c/2.4GHz/165W/60M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8890 v3 18c/2.5GHz/165W/45M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8880 v3 18c/2.3GHz/150W/45M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-4850 v3 14c/2.2GHz/115W/35M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8891 v3 10c/2.8GHz/165W/45M

    Intel® Xeon® E7-8893 v3 4c/3.2GHz/140W/45M

Number of processors

  • 2- to 16-processors supporting 4- to 384-cores

Form factor

  • 18U enclosure / 42U HPE 600 mm wide Rack

Compute nodes

  • 1-8 two-socket server blades, each with 2x FlexLOMs slots, 3x mezzanine slots, and 48 DIMM slots

    Up to 16 processors per Superdome X

Interconnect bays

  • Up to 8 I/O Interconnect Bays may contain 20GbE modules, InfiniBand modules , and 16Gb Fibre Channel modules.

I/O slots

  • 2 Dual-port FlexLOM daughter cards per Blade (up to 8 Blades)

  • 1 PCIe 8x Gen3 Mezzanine (Type A) slot per Blade (up to 8 Blades)

  • 2 PCIe 16x Gen3 Mezzanine (Type B) slots per Blade (up to 8 Blades)

Management features

  • HPE Onboard Administrator
    HPE Smart Update Manager (HPE SUM)
    HPE Integrated Lights-Out 4 (HPE iLO 4)

Operating environments

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
  • Windows Server
  • VMware
  • Visit the OS support matrix, https://www.hpe.com/us/en/servers/server-operating-systems.html, for more details


  • Support for HPE nPartitions (nPars), electrically isolated hard partitions. Configurations of 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, or 8 blades and multiple nPars within a single Superdome Enclosure.


  • Up to 384 DIMM slots, 48 DIMM slots per server blade

    Maximum memory: 24TB (384x 64GB DIMMs)

    Minimum memory: 256GB (16x 16GB DIMMs)

    16GB DDR4, 32GB DDR4, and 64GB DDR4 DIMMs

    Error checking and correcting (ECC) on memory and caches

    Double-chip spare
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