1U and 2U sizes: Available conduction-cooling (no fans) Available 38999 mil-circular connectors

“GOLIATH-AI”

Rugged, 16-inch Short Rack, 2U Artificial Intelligence ( AI ) Server/Co-Processor with Dual Intel® Scalable Xeon® Processors, Dual Nvidia® Tesla V100s, 22 SSDs and 5 Removable Cartridges, Dual-Redundant PSUs, 1/10/40 Gigabit Ethernet and 3 Add-in Slots

Features

Computing Features

- Dual Intel® Scalable Xeon® CPUs up to 24 cores (Platinum/Gold)
- Compact rackmount NAS: up to 168 TB (20x U.2 plus 2x M.2)
- Field-deployable Artificial Intelligence ( AI ) co-processor, data mining engine, vector processor
- Air-cooled with COTS or optional 38999 mil-circular connectors
- Only 16-inch deep short rack saves size, weight, power
- Up to 2 TB total DDR4 ECC DRAM
- Up to three PCIe Gen 3 add-in slots
- Five 4-drive removable cartridge (SAS/SATA/NVMe)
- 2x 1/10 GbE and optional dual 10/40 QSFP+
- Optional hardware RAID or Intel® VROC software RAID
- Dual-redundant 2000W 220VAC PSUs
- Rack or standalone mounting options
- Optional SecureDNA™ zeroize and SourceSafe™ BIOS (Note: BIOS erasure may be destructive and requires RMA to GMS.)

 

System Overview

Compact, rugged “Goliath-AI” servers are only 16-inches deep and are designed for harsh environment use where rack or free-standing space is at a premium. Ideal for airborne, ship-based, or battlefield-mobile installations, “Goliath-AI” brings both exceptional network-attached storage (NAS) with field-deployable AI processing (over 220 TFLOPS), plus rackmount processing and flexibility to defense applications in a very small footprint. Each server uses two of Intel’s second-generation Scalable Xeon® processors, up to 24 cores each (embedded, Gold/Platinum SKUs) with up to 2.0 TB total system memory (ECC, 2933 DDR4). GMS recommends Nvidia V100 Tesla co-processors, but Nvidia TITAN V (Volta) accelerators are a lower cost option. 1/10/40 GbE is available (dual 1/10 GbE is standard), and there are up to 22 SSDs in “Goliath”. The SAS/SATA/NVMe drives are installed in five removable cartridges for easy, secure transport and system de-classify. Dual internal 2280 M.2 drives are used for OS boot or protected application software. Hardware RAID is standard for all SAS/SATA drives, and Intel VROC or RSTe software RAID is available for all 20 NVMe U.2 SSDs. The front panel drive bays can accommodate four-drive cartridges and one bay can also accept GMS “B Drive” modules for application-specific I/O such as CANbus, ARINIC-429, or HD-SDI video.

Unique features in the overall “Goliath” 1U/2U server family are the short rack depth of only 16-inches, dual GPGPU accelerators such as Nvidia V100 Tesla artificial intelligence / data mining cards (2U only), a DVD R+W or Blu-Ray unit, removable cartridges in lieu of individual SSDs, dual redundant power supplies in both 1U and 2U, and the GMS zero-charge NRE modification policy. For example, both “Goliath-X” (1U), “Goliath-NAS” (2U), and “Goliath-AI” (2U) can be lengthened to add MIL-STD-704 power hold-up (via supercaps), an auxiliary power unit battery, or an additional two (in 1U) or four (in 2U) extra add-in slots. Alternatively, MIL-circular 38999 connectors can be substituted for COTS-style connectors (depth will increase slightly).

Designed for value-conscious rugged applications and built with GMS RuggedDNA™ design methodology, all “Goliath” servers are air-cooled using GMS-proprietary “TwoCool™” fan control. The server uses our proven egg-crate ruggedization technique that stiffens the chassis to provide exceptional shock and vibration for a rackmount server. A 3-year warranty is standard, along with GMS’s made-in-America end-of-life component monitoring and long-lifecycle sustainment policy. Custom versions can be developed with full programmatics and certifications.

 

 

I/O and Expansion Options

- COTS connectors or 38999 MIL-circular (increases depth)
- Nvidia® V100 or TITAN V vector/math artificial intelligence accelerators
- 3x PCIe Gen 3 slots
- SAS/SATA/NVMe SSDs up to 20 SSDs
- Two M.2 SSDs (internal)
- Dual 1/10 GbE ports
- Optional dual 10/40 GbE QSFP+ cages (inserts for 1/10/40)
- BMC with IPMI and 1 GbE port
- 2x USB 2.0 and 2x USB 3.0
- Optional audio, serial port, and GPIO
- VGA for console video
- Dual-redundant 2000 W PSUs (220 VAC)
- DVD or Blu-Ray player
- Front-mount or side rails (fixed or sliding)
- Optional dual GMS B-Drive I/O in lieu of SSD(s)
- GMS FlexIO™ panel for user-customized options
- Extended chassis depth for: MIL-STD-704 hold-up/APU and up to 2 more PCIe slots

 

Environmental Specs

SWaP-E: Short rack server with unmatched density in one footprint
Size: 2U x 16-inches deep
Weight: As low as 10 lbs.
Power: As low as 700 W (with dual AI engines)
MIL-STD: MIL-STD 810G, MIL-STD-1275D, MIL-S-901D, DO-160D, MIL-STD 461E and IP60 compliant
(Optional separate MIL-STD-704F AC PSU with 50 ms hold-up)
Temperature: 0 °C to +55 °C
                        -20 °C to +55 °C (Optional)

Ruggedness: Available in ruggedization levels R1-R2

 

 

 

GOLIATH-X (1U)

GOLIATH-NAS (2U)

GOLIATH-AI (2U)

Height

1U

2U

2U

Depth (COTS connectors; deeper by 3” w/ 38999 MIL)

16 inches

16 inches

16 inches

Processors (24C max with "embedded" SKUs; 20C max in 1U with dual-red. 500W PSUs)

Intel® Scalable Xeon®
Gold/Platinum; Up to 20C max

Intel® Scalable Xeon® Gold/Platinum, up to 28 cores
(non-embedded SKU)

Intel® Scalable Xeon® Gold/Platinum, up to 28 cores
(non-embedded SKU)

# CPUs

2

2

2

# UPIs

2, between CPUs

2, between CPUs

2, between CPUs

Compute architecture

Workload-balanced, flow-through data:
HPC, SMP, NUMA

Max memory/CPU (2.0 TB/CPU with select SKUs)

1.0 TB/CPU

1.0 TB/CPU

1.0 TB/CPU

# DDR4 DIMM Slots up to 2933 MT/s (w/ECC)

8/CPU

8/CPU

8/CPU

Add-in cards (RAID requires 1 slot;
40 GbE requires 1 slot)

2 (DVD reduces by 1 slot)

6

3

# x16 (FLHH) slots (See optional extended chassis below)

1

3

1

# x8 (FLHH) slots (omit DVD)

Note: For AI, Slot 4 can be enabled in lieu of Slot 5 as a factory option

1

3 (x1 slot covers one x8)

2 (x1 slot covers one x8)

PCIe speed: 8 GT/s, Gen 3

PCIe Gen 3

PCIe Gen 3

PCIe Gen 3

Max number of SSDs (incl. 2x M.2 2280)

6

22

22

Removable SSD cartridges w/RAID
(RAID reduces one x8 PCIe slot)

1

5

5

# M.2 slots

2x 2280 (x4 and x2)

2x 2280 (x4 and x2)

2x 2280 (x4 and x2)

# SSD hot-swap slots, 7 mm max (SAS/SATA/NVMe)

4 (4 in single cartridge)

- 4x in lower tier (4 in single cartridge) 

- 16x in upper tier (4 cartridges)

(upper tier requires RAID card)

- 4x in lower tier (4 in single cartridge)

- 16x in upper tier (4 cartridges)

(upper tier requires RAID card)

External storage (optional, requires 1 slot)

eSATA, 4x Mini-SAS HD

eSATA, 4x Mini-SAS HD

eSATA, 4x Mini-SAS HD

Intel® VROC software RAID (key is required, RSTe is optional)

Yes (excludes M.2)

Yes (excludes M.2)

Yes (excludes M.2)

Hardware RAID 0,1,10,50, other
(Required for SATA/SAS drives)

Yes (uses FLHH slot)

Yes (uses FLHH slot)

Yes (uses FLHH slot)

Ethernet Service port (copper, 1 GbE)

1 for BMC

1 for BMC

1 for BMC

Ethernet (copper, 1/10 GbE)

2

2

2

Ethernet (fiber, 1/10/40 GbE) (add-in card uses one HHFL slot; 1/10 GbE requires adapter cable with insert)

2x QSFP+ (copper, fiber inserts)

2x QSFP+ (copper, fiber inserts)

2x QSFP+ (copper, fiber inserts)

Optional Nvidia® co-processing GPGPU for vector apps, AI or data mining (Tesla V100 or Titan V, dual-slot)

0

0

2 (double-slot, up to 250 W/slot)
(requires power management for PSU budget)

USB 2.0 (rear)

2

2

2

USB 3.0 (rear)

2

2

2

DVD/Blu-Ray (front)

1

1

1

VGA, 2D video (rear) (+ KVM video redirection up to 1080p)

1

1

1

BMC with Ethernet port (rear)

1 BMC with dedicated 1 GbE port

Optional Audio

Mic In/Stereo Out

Optional General purpose I/O

8 GPIO

8 GPIO

8 GPIO

Optional Serial ports (RS232/422/485)

1

1

1

Dual-redundant PSUs 80_Plus Platinum
For 110VAC, 2U PSUs are 1000W/110VAC or 2000W/220VAC each

2x, 500 W each

2x, 2000 W each (Requires 220VAC)

2x, 2000 W each (Requires 220VAC)

# Optional B Drive I/O modules

2

2

2

Cooling

Convection-cooling GMS TwoCool™ fans

Connectors

COTS/commercial-style or optional 38999 MIL-SPEC

Optional SecureDNA™ Zeroize, Status, SourceSafe™ BIOS (Note: BIOS erasure may be destructive and requires RMA to GMS.)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Temperature, standard

0 °C to +55 °C

0 °C to +55 °C

0 °C to +55 °C

Temperature, optional (excl. add-ins)

-20 °C to +55 °C

-20 °C to +55 °C

-20 °C to +55 °C

Optional chassis extension options

Increased power supplies; APU hold-up; 2x FHFL add-in slots

Increased power supplies; APU hold-up; 4x FHFL add-in slots

Increased power supplies; APU hold-up; 4x FHFL add-in slots

Optional FlexPanel™ I/O customization

Consult factory

Consult factory

Consult factory

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“GOLIATH-AI”

 

 

 

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