TS700-E8-RS8 V2 has 6 expansion slots, 8 HDD bays and optional ASUS PIKE II upgrade kit performing high flexibility. There are six Gen3 x 16 slots meeting diverse add-on card applications including networking and graphics support. There are eight 3.5” hot-swap SATA/SAS HDD bays for flexible storage requirement. Additionally, ASUS PIKE II 3x08 series is the latest 12Gb/s SAS and PCI-E 3.0 high reliability enterprise storage solution. It meets users’ needs with support for 6Gb/s SATA and 12Gb/s SAS storage and integrated RAID data protection. Besides working as a pedestal server, the TS700-E8-RS8 V2 is also rack-mountable with the optional rack-mount kit, saving space and consolidating with the many systems required by growing businesses.
ASUS PIKE II offers the latest 12Gb/s SAS together with PCI-E 3.0 solution. While ASUS latest 12Gb/s SAS doubles the data rate running at twice the speed of the previous generation, PCI-E 3.0 offers high reliability and faster speed connection. ASUS PIKE II meets user needs with support for 6Gb/s SATA and 12Gb/s SAS storage and integrated RAID data protection. Just placing the PIKE II card can immediately enlarge the capacity, improve the performance, and strengthen the signaling, making it the great upgrade option. Additionally, multiple HBAs allow multi-paths which improve over performance.
There are 6 expansion slots include 4 PCI-E Gen3 x16 slots supporting up to x16 link perfectly for graphic applications. Together with 7.1 channel HD Mater AudioTM output offering better enhanced signal-to-noise ratio in a 7.1 surround channel, TS700-E8-RS8 V2 is perfectly for both server and workstation dual use. Also, Q-code logger lets you log events right to a USB flash drive. The log includes all ASUS Q-Codes in a handy text file. BIOS flashback lets you automatically flash BIOS using ATX standby power by just plug in any USB storage and push the dedicated button for 3 seconds. Worry-free for the ultimate convenience!
TS700-E8-RS8 V2 benefits from premium components hand-chosen and carefully arranged by ASUS engineers to provide premium efficiency. With ASUS Beat Thermal Chokes, Dr. MOS and 1+1 Redundant 800W 80 PLUS Gold power supplies, it delivers great durability and up to 92% power efficiency. TS700-E8-RS8 V2 has durable 12k solid capacitors that are able to withstand up to 12,000 hours of high ambient temperatures. These 12K capacitors also boast lower equivalent series resistance (ESR) for increased efficiency and minimal heat generation.
With the Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI) 2.0-compliant ASMB8-iKVM module inTS700-E8-RS8 V2, you’ll be able to monitor, control and manage the server remotely. ASUS Server Web-based Management (ASWM) Enterprise has a simple and intuitive web-based graphical user interface. Save time and effort by flashing the BIOS remotely, use the new screen-recording function for quick and easy trouble-shooting and exploit the many efficiency benefits of one-to-many centralized management afforded by ASWM Enterprise.