The Linux4U Base Model from Cubix is a HostEngine 4U computer designed to run up to four double-wide GPUs, either GeForce GTX or Quadro Series GPUs, which are housed inside its chassis. It is suitable for popular multiple-GPU applications such as Adobe After Effects or Premiere Pro, Autodesk Maya or 3ds Max with NVIDIA Iray or ChaosGroup V-Ray, Bunkspeed Shot, Cinnafilm Tachyon, Otoy Octane Render, and others.
The base model comes preconfigured with two Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3 processors, 32GB DDR4-2133 registered memory, one 500GB SATA 6 Gb/s SSD, and a redundant power supply. It also includes two NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 GPUs and one AMD FirePro W2100 GPU. This computer has CentOS Linux 6.6 as the operating system and can be rack-mounted or placed on a desktop.
Base model meets the minimum system requirements for DaVinci Resolve 11. Customers and end users need to add their own Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 11 license keys.
4U HostEngine chassis
Install up to four GPUs for blazing fast hardware acceleration within minutes
Dual Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3 (Haswell) processors
Intel C612 series chipset
Supports up to 1TB RAM
Four PCIe x16 gen 3.0 slots for double-wide NVIDIA or AMD GPUs or display controllers
Four variable speed, temperature-controlled exhaust fans
Two Intel gigabit Ethernet ports and one gigabit management only port with IPMI 2.0 support
Single or dual SATA 3.0 SSD boot drives
Graphics controller provides two DisplayPort 1.2 video outputs
Supports any PCIe-compliant controller or adapter
Supports two Intel PCIe flash cards for a total of up to 4.8TB read/write cache
Supports any GPU with active cooling, including Quadro Series K5200 / M6000
Supports popular multiple-GPU applications such as Adobe After Effects or Premiere Pro, Autodesk Maya or 3ds Max with NVIDIA Iray or ChaosGroup V-Ray, Bunkspeed Shot, Cinnafilm Tachyon, Otoy Octane Render, and others
Supports up to two digital displays with resolution up to 4096 x 2160