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DataON Kepler 2-Node hyper-converged appliances are designed to provide performance with all-NVMe storage. Its density-optimized small form factor makes it a great fit for remote/branch offices and edge computing and its entry-level price makes it ideal for small-to-medium sized businesses.

  • Small, value solution in a 1U rack server
  • Built to optimize the full stack of Storage Spaces Direct, with Integrated compute, network and storage infrastructure
  • Utilizes all-NVMe storage to improve workload performance
  • An affordable price point
  • Get started in 15 minutes or less!
  • Certified Microsoft Windows Server Software-Defined (WSSD) premium hyper-converged solution, for the highest level of performance, manageability, and security offered, delivered as a fully-deployed experience.
  • Certified Intel Select Solution for Windows Server Software-Defined Storage for fast and easy deployments, and workload-optimized performance.

Base Model

Model K2N-108
Profile 2x S2D-5108i, direct attach, all NVMe
Form Factor 2U
Drive Bay 8x 2.5” NVMe per node
Processor* 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4110 2.1GHz 8-Core CPU per node
Memory* 128GB per node
Capacity Tier* 4x Intel P4510 1TB NVMe
PCIe Slots 2x PCIe 3.0 x16 per node
Onboard NIC 2x 10GbE RJ45 ports + 2x 10GbE SFP+ ports per node
Networking* Dual-Port SFP+ 25GbE RDMA
Out-Of-Band Management Intel® Remote Management Module 4

Upgrade Options

Processor* Up To Dual Xeon® Gold 6152 22-Core CPU
Memory* Up To 1.5TB DDR4 2666MHz
Capacity Tier* Up To 10x SSD/HDD per node
Networking* Dual Port QSFP28 up to 100GbE

Server Node Specifications

Hardware Information (per node) Windows Setup
CPU Intel® Silver 4110 x2 (2.1Ghz, 8 Cores, 16 logical processors ) Storage Pool 1
Memory 128GB # of Virtual Disks 2
RDMA Mellanox ConnectX4, 25/10Gb  Dual Port Adapter x1(MCX4121A-ACAT) Interleave Size 256KB (default)
NVMe Intel P4510 1TB NVMe SSD P4
Volume Filesystem Resiliency Capacity Footprint Efficiency
Volume 1 ReFS 2-Way Mirror ~1TB 2TB 50%
Volume 2 ReFS 2-Way Mirror ~1TB 2TB 50%

4K 100% Random Read

4K 100% Random Write

4K 70/30% Random Write

4K 50/50% Random Write

512K 100% Sequential Read

512K 100% Sequential Write