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SuperServer 8042-6 
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Supermicro's most powerful server to date, the SuperServer 8042-6 provides extremely high-end processing for the most demanding applications. Utilizing the ServerWorks' Grand Champion HE chipset, the 8042 supports quad Intel Xeon processors MP and up to 32 GB of PC1600 SDRAM. Features include Ultra160 SCSI, PCI-X bus technology, zero channel SCSI RAID support, integrated 10/100 Mb LAN, optional IPMI (1.5) and 700 watts of redundant power. The computational power and reliability of the 8042 makes it ideal for mission critical applications, large databases, e-business, Internet, on line transaction processing, clustering and thin client server applications.


CPUQuad, Dual or Single Intel® Xeon™ Processors MP of 2.0GHz
MotherboardSupermicro P4QH6
  • Up to 32GB ECC registered PC1600 DDR SDRAM memory
  • Four-way interleaved memory for outstanding performance
  • MEC (Memory Expansion Card) included
Front Side Bus400 MHz
ChipsetServerWorks GC-HE
I/O Expansion6 64-bit, PCI-X 100MHz
Onboard I/O Devices
  • Adaptec AIC-7899 dual channel Ultra 160 SCSI controller
  • Intel 82544 Gigabit Ethernet controller
  • Intel 82550 Ethernet controller
  • Adaptec ZCR SCSI RAID support (2000S)
  • ATI Rage XL 8MB PCI graphic controller
  • IPMI 1.5 (optional)
  • Dual Ultra DMA (UDMA/100) bus master/EIDE channels support data transfer rates of up to 100 MB/sec
  • 2 Fast UART 16550 compatible serial ports
  • Up to 3 USB ports
  • PS/2 keyboard and mouse ports
ChassisSupermicro SC862 (CSE-0060-P)
Form Factor4U
Power Supply
  • Triple redundant hot-plug power supply (PWS-0026)
  • 700W continuous power for normal operations plus 350W backup
  • Auto-switching 100/225 AC power
  • Power levels are continuously monitored
  • Power failure indicated by LED and sound
  • Eliminates system downtime
SCA Subsystem
  • 4 Hot-swap Ultra160 SCA 3.5" SCSI drive bays (for one-inch high, 80-pin SCA SCSI drives)
  • One SAF-TE compliant SCA backplane with QLogic GEM354 Enclosure Management Controller
  • SCA backplane provides power, bus termination
  • RAID Level 5 configuration ensures backup for SCSI drive failures (O.S. Software RAID)
  • SCA backplane overheat LEDs and alarm
  • Failure Drive LED, Active LED
Cooling Subsystem6 sets of redundant, hot-swap system cooling fans (intake) with LED and audible alarm to indicate fan failure
External Drive Bays
  • 1 3.5" Floppy drive
  • 1 slim CD ROM drive
PC Health Monitoring
  • 4 Onboard voltage monitors for CPU
  • 4 Fan status
  • Environmental temperature monitor and control
  • Chassis and CPU overheat alarm, LED indication and control
  • System resource alert
Other Features
  • Auto-switching voltage regulator modules (VRMs) for different CPU core voltages
  • LED indicators for power on, network activity, IDE HDD activity, power supply failure, fan failure, overheat warning and SCSI drive failure
  • Fully detachable side panels
  • Pre-bundled control panel communication wires
  • Alarm reset switch
  • Power ON/OFF and system reset switches
  • PC'99 color-coded I/O connectors
  • IPMI 1.5 (OEM option)
  • Adaptec ZCR SCSI RAID support
  • Chassis intrusion detection
  • Watchdog support
  • LDCM
  • Width: 17.5 in.
  • Height: 7 in.
  • Depth: 26.2 in.
  • Weight: 82.5 lb.
  • 445X177X665mm
  • 4Mb Flash ROM
  • BIOS rescue recovery feature
  • Hardware BIOS virus protection
  • ACPI/APM power management PnP
  • PXE headless support


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