HPE Moonshot System
Massively-parallel, software-defined servers that are designed specifically for the applications that they run.
Optimised hardware for specialised workloads
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.
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.
HPE offers powerful software-defined server solutions tailored to specific workloads.
A compact 4.3 U chassis that holds up to 45 server blades and 180 server nodes so you can generate greater revenue from a smaller footprint while minimising operational costs.
A server blade with an Intel® Xeon® E3 v5 processor and integrated Intel® Iris Pro GPU to optimise application delivery, media transcoding and high performance computing.
A server blade with an Intel® Xeon® D processor that brings performance and advanced intelligence into a dense, lower power system-on-a-chip.
A server blade with four AMD Opteron X2150 APUs with fully-integrated graphics processing for hosted desktop infrastructure.
Moonshot technical overview
Intel Xeon technology with integrated graphics acceleration options
Up to 4 TB on a server blade. 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
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Success in action
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