AlphaServer 1000A Specifications

Model4/2334/2665/3005/3335/4005/500
Family / Variant Noritake / Mikasa+ Noritake / Noritake Noritake / Pinnacle Noritake / Primo minus Noritake / Primo Noritake / Primo FAT-500
Introduced ? March, 1996 July, 1996 November, 1996 November, 1996 April, 1997
Base Price ? 9,995 USD ? ? ? 24,000 USD
Enclosure Pedestal,
rackmount
Pedestal,
rackmount
Pedestal,
rackmount
Pedestal,
rackmount
Pedestal,
rackmount
Pedestal,
rackmount
CPU Features
CPU / Clock Speed 21064A (EV45) / 233 MHz 21064A (EV45) / 266 MHz 21164 (EV5) / 300 MHz 21164A (EV56) / 333 MHz 21164A (EV56) / 400 MHz 21164A (EV56) / 500 MHz
Number of CPUs 1 1 1 1 1 1
Cache Size on Chip 16K I-cache
16k D-cache
16K I-cache
16K D-cache
8K I-cache
8K D-cache
8K I-cache
8K D-cache
8K I-cache
8K D-cache
8K I-cache
8K D-cache
Secondary Cache - - 96K 96K 96K 96K
B-cache 2 MB 2 MB 2 MB 2 MB 2 MB 8 MB
In-cabinet Upgrades CPU, memory, I/O CPU, memory, I/O CPU, memory, I/O CPU, memory, I/O CPU, memory, I/O CPU, memory, I/O
Performance
tpmC @ $/tpmC ? 1,153 @ $229 ? ? ? 3264.8 @ $60.91
SPECint95 ? 4.34 8.48 10.1 11.5 14.4
SPECfp95 ? 6.03 9.84 10.6 11.1 17.8
Memory / Storage
Memory 16 MB to 1 GB 16 MB to 1 GB 32 MB to 1 GB 32 MB to 1 GB 32 MB to 1 GB 32 MB to 1 GB
Pedestal Rackmount
Internal Disk Bays 7 3
Internal Disk Storage 1.05 GB to to 63 GB 1.05 GB to 54 GB
Total Disk Storage 1.05 GB to 8.8 TB 1.05 GB to 8.8 TB
Removable Media Bays 3 3
Removable Media 1.44 MB floppy disk,
600 MB CD-ROM
1.44 MB floppy disk,
600 MB CD-ROM
I/O
Standard I/O 2 serial ports, 1 bi-directional enhanced parallel port, PS/2 keyboard and mouse, VGA, Fast SCSI,
Fast Wide SCSI, 10 Mb Ethernet[1,3], 10/100 Mb Ethernet[2,3]
I/O Slots 9:
  • 7 PCI32
  • 2 EISA
Max. I/O Throughput PCI: 132 MB/s
EISA: 33 MB/s
Options
Audio & Video 2D/3D graphics, sound, motion video
Networking Ethernet, FDDI, Token Ring, X.25, SNA, TCP/IP, DECnet/OSI, WAN
Storage Fast Wide Differential SCSI, RAID, DSSI[4], PrestoServe™[5], Fibre Channel
Availability Features Auto reboot, thermal management, remote system management, RAID, disk hot-swap,
dual SCSI backplane, memory failover, ECC memory, ECC cache, error logging,
optional redundant power system, optional uninterruptible power supply
Operating Systems / Clustering
OS Support OpenVMS, Tru64 UNIX, Windows NT Server
TruCluster Yes (ASE and PDB)
OpenVMS Cluster Yes
MSCS Yes
Hardware Partitioning No
Environment
Pedestal Rackmount
Acoustics (LWAd / LpAm)
Idle 5.6 B / 36 dBA[6] 5.5 B / 35 dBA[7]
Operating 5.6 B / 36 dBA[6] 5.6 B / 36 dBA[7]
Altitude
Operating 2,000 m (6,562 ft) 2,000 m (6,562 ft)
Non-operating 3,600 m (12,000 ft) 3,600 m (12,000 ft)
Shock (operating) 7.5 G, 10 ms 7.5 G, 10 ms
Vibration (operating) 10-500 Hz, 0.1 G max 10-500 Hz, 0.1 G max
Temperature 10-40 °C (50-104 °F) 10-35 °C (50-95 °F)
Relative Humidity 20-80% (non-condensing) 20-80% (non-condensing)
Power Requirements
Pedestal Rackmount
Nominal Voltage 100-120 V / 220-240 V 100-120 V / 220-240 V
Frequency Range 50-60 Hz 50-60 Hz
Max. Nominal Current 8 A / 4 A 8 A / 4 A
Power Source Single phase Single phase
Power Supply 450 W, n+1 optional 450 W
Power Usage[8] ? ?
Physical Characteristics
Pedestal Rackmount
Height 48.2 cm (18.1 in) 26.7 cm (10.5 in)
Width 35.8 cm (14.1 in) 48.2 cm (19.0 in)
Depth 58.6 cm (23 in) 63.5 cm (25.0 in)
Weight 39 kg (86 lb) 29 kg (65 lb)
Warranty
3 year on-site, next-business-day response time
[1] Model 4/233 and 4/266.
[2] Model 5/333, 5/400 and 5/500.
[3] Occupies one PCI slot.
[4] OpenVMS only.
[5] Tru64 UNIX only.
[6] No hard drives.
[7] One RZ26 hard drive.
[8] "Packaged System" configuration (see SOC); halt in firmware.