What's New - ThinkSystem SR860 V2 and SR850 V2Article

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23 Oct 2020
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Abstract

Introducing the new ThinkSystem SR860 V2 and ThinkSystem SR850 V2 servers. These are new 4-socket high-performance servers based on the new third-generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors and Intel Optane Persistent Memory 200 Series. Learn about the materials we've published to introduce the new servers.

Change History

Changes in the October 23 update:

  • 9 new world records with SAP BW Edition for SAP HANA benchmark results - New #1 Benchmarks section

Introduction

Introducing the new ThinkSystem SR860 V2 and ThinkSystem SR850 V2 servers. These are new 4-socket high-performance servers based on the new third-generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors and Intel Optane Persistent Memory 200 Series. These servers offer broad storage and memory support, and in the case of the SR860 V2, extensive GPU support. Learn about the materials we've published to introduce the new servers.

Learn more about the announcement:
https://www.lenovo.com/data-insights/

ThinkSystem SR860 V2

The Lenovo ThinkSystem SR860 V2 is designed for the most demanding, mission-critical workloads, such as in-memory databases, large transactional databases, AI, real-time analytics, ERP, CRM, and virtualized server workloads.

Front view of the ThinkSystem SR860 V2

Figure 1. ThinkSystem SR860 V2

Key specifications:

  • 4U rack mount server
  • Up to four 3rd Generation Intel Xeon Processor Scalable family CPUs up to 250W
  • Up to 12TB DDR4 memory
  • Supports Intel Optane Persistent Memory 200 Series
  • Up to 48x 2.5” front-accessible drive bays, up to 24 of which can be NVMe
  • Up to 14x PCIe 3.0 expansion slots + dedicated OCP 3.0 slot for networking
  • Up to 4x NVIDIA V100S GPUs or 8x NVIDIA T4 GPUs

Learn more about the SR860 V2 server with these resources:

ThinkSystem SR850 V2

The Lenovo ThinkSystem SR850 V2 is designed for high-growth workloads; in-memory computing, databases and virtualization, with large memory and storage capacities.

Front view of the ThinkSystem SR850 V2

Figure 2. ThinkSystem SR850 V2

Key specifications:

  • 2U rack mount server
  • Up to four 3rd Generation Intel Xeon Processor Scalable family CPUs up to 250W
  • Up to 12TB DDR4 memory
  • Supports Intel Optane Persistent Memory 200 Series
  • Up to 24x 2.5” front-accessible drive bays, all of which can be NVMe if desired
  • Up to 7x PCIe 3.0 expansion slots + dedicated OCP 3.0 slot for networking
  • Up to 2x NVIDIA T4 GPUs

Learn more SR850 V2 server with these resources:

New server options

In addition to the SR850 V2 and SR860 V2 servers, we've also announced these new server options. Click the links to view the product guide for the new options:

ThinkSystem Mellanox ConnectX-6 Lx 10/25GbE SFP28 2-Port OCP Ethernet Adapter
Figure 3. ThinkSystem Mellanox ConnectX-6 Lx 10/25GbE SFP28 2-Port OCP Ethernet Adapter

New #1 Benchmarks

The SR860 V2 server has achieved 20 new #1 benchmark results, to date:

  • 3 World Records with New SAP BW Edition for SAP HANA (1.3B Records) Benchmark Result
  • 3 World Records with New SAP BW Edition for SAP HANA (5.2B Records) Benchmark Result
  • 3 World Records with New SAP BW Edition for SAP HANA (7.8B Records) Benchmark Result
  • 2 World Records with New 1-node SPECmpiM Benchmark Result
  • 2 World Records with New 1-node SPECmpiL Benchmark Result
  • 2 World Records with New SPEC ACCEL OpenACC Benchmark Result
  • 2 World Records with New SPEC ACCEL OpenMP Benchmark Result
  • 2 World Records with New SPEC ACCEL OpenCL Benchmark Result
  • 1 World Record with New SPECompG Benchmark Result

For details of these benchmark results, see the reports on the web site:
https://lenovopress.com/servers/thinksystem/sr860-v2#rt=performance-benchmark-result

Related product families

Product families related to this document are the following:

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