AlphaServer GS160 Specifications

ModelModel 8 / Model 16
6/7316/10016/1224
Family / Variant Wildfire / ? Wildfire / ? Wildfire / ?
Introduced ? July, 2001 August, 2002
Base Price ? 255,000 USD 254,000 USD
Enclosure Cabinet Cabinet Cabinet
CPU Features
CPU / Clock Speed 21264A (EV67) / 731 MHz 21264C (EV68CB) / 1001 MHz 21264C (EV68CB) / 1224 MHz
Number of CPUs 1 to 8 (Model 8)
1 to 16 (Model 16)
1 to 8 (Model 8)
1 to 16 (Model 16)
1 to 8 (Model 8)
1 to 16 (Model 16)
Cache Size on Chip 64K I-cache
64K D-cache
64K I-cache
64K D-cache
64K I-cache
64K D-cache
Secondary Cache - - -
B-cache 4 MB / CPU 8 MB / CPU 16 MB / CPU
In-cabinet Upgrades CPU, memory, I/O CPU, memory, I/O CPU, memory, I/O
Performance
tpmC @ $/tpmC 71,863 @ $55.18 ? ?
SPECint95 39.5 56.4 ?
SPECfp95 65.9 103 ?
SPECint2000 397 621 833
SPECfp2000 444 784 1002
Memory / Storage
 
Model 8 Model 16
512 MB to 64 GB 512 MB to 128 GB
Memory
Internal Disk Bays 7 to 28
Internal Disk Storage 9.1 GB to 4 TB
Total Disk Storage ?
Removable Media Bays 1
Removable Media 600 MB CD-ROM
I/O
Standard I/O 1 console port, 2 serial ports, 1 bi-directional enhanced parallel port,
PS/2 keyboard and mouse, dual 10/100 Mb Ethernet[1], 2 USB ports
 
Model 8 Model 16
14 to 56:
  • 14 to 56 PCI64
14 to 112:
  • 14 to 112 PCI64
PCI: 3.2 GB/s PCI: 6.4 GB/s
I/O Slots
Max. I/O Throughput
Options
Audio & Video 2D/3D graphics
Networking 10/100 Mb Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, FDDI, ATM,
sync. communications, Memory Channel
Storage Ultra Wide SCSI, Ultra Wide Differential SCSI, Ultra2 Wide SCSI,
Ultra3 SCSI, RAID, Fibre Channel, CI[2], DDS-3, DDS-4, DAT-72,
DLT4000, DLT7000, DLT8000, SDLT 220, SDLT 320, AIT-1, AIT-2, AIT-3,
IBM 3480/3490/3490E, IBM 3590, 9-track reel-to-reel
Availability Features Auto reboot, thermal management, remote system management, RAID,
disk hot-swap, memory failover, ECC memory, ECC cache, CPU failover,
CPU hot-swap, error logging, optional redundant power system, optional
dual AC feed
Operating Systems / Clustering
OS Support Linux, OpenVMS, Tru64 UNIX
TruCluster Yes
OpenVMS Cluster Yes
MSCS No
Hardware Partitioning Yes
Environment
Acoustics (LWAd / LpAm)
Idle ?
Operating ?
Altitude
Operating 3,048 m (10,000 ft)
Non-operating 12,192 m (40,000 ft)
Shock (operating) ?
Vibration (operating) 5-500 Hz, 0.1 G max
Temperature 5-35 °C (41-95 °F)
Relative Humidity 10-90% (non-condensing)
Power Requirements
 
Model 8 Model 16
120/208 V 380-415 V 202 V 120/208 V 380-415 V 202 V
50-60 Hz 50-60 Hz 50-60 Hz 50-60 Hz 50-60 Hz 50-60 Hz
18 A 10 A 18 A 21 A 13 A 21 A
Nominal Voltage
Frequency Range
Max. Nominal Current
Power Source Three phase
Power Supply 2x 1,600 W / System Box[3] (n+1 optional)
Power Usage[4] ?
Physical Characteristics
 
Model 8 Model 16
170.0 cm (67.0 in) 170.0 cm (67.0 in)
140.0 cm (55.1 in) 140.0 cm (55.1 in)
100.0 cm (39.4 in) 100.0 cm (39.4 in)
517 kg (1,140 lb) 603 kg (1,330 lb)
Height
Width
Depth
Weight[5]
Warranty
1 year on-site, next-business-day response time
[1] Occupies one PCI slot.
[2] OpenVMS only.
[3] System Box holds 2 Quad Building Blocks (QBBs).
[4] "Packaged System" configuration (see SOC); halt in firmware.
[5] Fully configured.