1. EluRex

    Supermicro onboard LSI3008 from IR to IT mode

    Supermicro X11 or H11 onboard LSI 3008 are shipped with IR mode firmware ph.10. After few email exchange with Supermicro Support, here is the summary, its their official advisory that user can invalid their warranty if they want to flash the onboard LSI 3008 controller firmware to IT Mode...
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    odd mainboard id on vmware boot screen

    I'm building a 4 node vmware cluster using supermicro x9scm-f mainboards. I've setup 2 nodes so far without any issues. This third node seems to have a strange mainboard id on the vmware boot screen. Did anyone ever see this before ? What could this be ? I've double checked all bios settings...
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    Custom NAS build - Supermicro

    Hello, I am trying to pull some parts together from Supermicro and was wondering if you could give me some guidance on compatibility. I purchased a used X9SCA-F motherboard and had the following questions: 1. It appears that if the board is running BIOS revision 2.0 or above that it...
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    Top Load 2.5" Server

    Hey STH, Wondering if anyone has seen a server that has top load 2.5" drive bays. Similar to the SuperMicro or 45-Drives 60/90 bay top load servers but for 2.5" drives. Where that came up was we just brought in EMC's XIO platform at work and the drive enclosures are top load, approximately 2U...
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    Slightly oddball server build advice

    Hi folks! At work we have an older Nexenta ZFS rig serving mostly iSCSI to ESXi blades that my boss is getting worried about because we have no "support" and the drives are getting old, and the people who built it made a zpool ashift choice error (default ashift=9 rather than forcing 12) so we...
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    Supermicro X9DRi-LN4F+ and OS: Server 2012R2, CoreOS, CentOS

    Hi everyone, I'm looking at this server, which may be a good buy? Supermicro X9DRi-LN4F+ - E5-2600 2U (Configure to Order) It uses the Supermicro X9DRi-LN4F+ motherboard version v1.2. I'd be using 2x E5-2680 v2. Up to 512GB DDR3 RDIMM 1886 MHz. There have been posts on here citing...
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    How To Reset SuperMicro IPMI Remotely?

    So I bought a motherboard in early November and played around with it a bit but because of life it had to be put it away. I now have time to set it up properly, however, I can't remember the IPMI password. Unfortunately, I don't have a video card I can plugin. The IPMI interface does get an IP...
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    FS: SuperMicro X10SDV-4C+-TLN4F Xeon D-1518

    SOLD SOLD SOLD Listing for sale my SuperMicro Xeon D-1518 X10SDV-4C+-TLN4F. Link to review here. I used this as a pfsense route for a little bit and then decided to virtualize it with my main KVM system. Comes in original box with all accessories. Will function and appear like new. $365...
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    EU WTB: Supermicro A1SRi-C2758F

    As per title. If anybody has one or more for sale at a reasonable price please get in touch.
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    Bought used x9scm-f board, no boot

    Hi there, I recently bought a used supermicro x9-scm-f board from ebay. Altough i contacted the reseller for this issue i also want to try my luck on STH. I cant seem to get this board running with this setup : 2 x 2gb PC10600E ECC UDIMM Intel I3-2100 socket 1150 (Intel® Core™ i3-2100...
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    WTB: Supermicro 1U, 2,5" trays, 2x PSU, 2x E5 (qty: 20)

    Hi, we are looking for 20+ servers with following configuration: - Vendor: Supermicro - Case: 1U with 8x or 10x 2,5" trays, Dual PSU is must - MB: Dual CPU E5 v2 and higher - RAM: either none or any - 8G or 16G modules prefered, but we have our own supplies - CPU: preferably none - we are...
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    Power supply replacement for Supermicro chassis 808t

    Hi everyone! I have a client that had two Supermicro Superserver 6016TT-IBXF (most probably) sitting in a rack unused, because they were supposedly no longer working. One of them has a dead power supply (PWS-1K21P-1R), its led does not turn on when power is supplied, no fans are spinning, etc...
  13. maia

    Noctua case fans on Xeon-SP Tower Server

    Hello all! I know this has been talked a number of times but I'd like a concise answer if at all possible. I'm building a Supermicro-based Xeon Scalable home server and need PWM case fans (not in a Supermicro chassis). A build-log with pictures will be posted later. I'd prefer not to have to...
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    Everything in excellent/as-new condition. 0 - SSD Crucial MX300 1TB M.2 (SATA) -- £200 inc European shipping Boxed, as-new physically. Been used as the main drive in my Mum's laptop for around 1yr. SMART data here: mx300_1tb_m2 · GitHub Photos here...
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    New dual E5-2690 build, motherboard questions

    Hello! I am currently in the making of a server upgrade, current machine dual x5650 96gb ram running Unraid server. Parts that i already have. Dual E5-2690v1 , 12x8GB eec rdimm. LSI 9207-8i HBA. 16x300gb SAS 2.5 drives. INTEL 910 400gb ssd. Quad intel 1000vt nic-card. New server will run...
  16. heathen

    FS: Supermicro v4 servers and other (startup sells its hardware)

    Hello! One of my clients sells hardware he bought for his startup a year ago. If anyone will be interested in this I give this guy contacts. This hardware were intended to be an OpenNebula cloud with ceph storage backend and I've made the setup (full stack: networking, OpenStack, ceph etc)...
  17. AveryFreeman

    Help! Supermicro case shutting self off after a few minutes

    Hi everyone, I have a new computer I'm trying to put together, it's an X9SPU-F and a SC825-5 case from Supermicro. I've never built a full supermicro computer before, I've just used their motherboards in other manufacturer's cases, so I'm a little confused by some of the intricacies of their...
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    FS/FT: Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Infinity (ER-8-XG)

    For sale/trade is a Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Infinity, new in box. I have a second one that is in testing/production, and don't need this one anymore, so looking to sell/trade. These have (8) SFP+ 10GE interfaces, (1) RJ45 gigabit interface, and (1) RJ45 console port. This unit has dual AC power...
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    EU WTB: Supermicro A1SRi-2758F

    As per title, I would like to purchase a Supermicro A1SRi-2758F.
  20. svtkobra7

    [Request for Ideas] SuperMicro SC836 PCI Air Flow Management

    I purchased 2 x Sun Flash Accelerator F40 recently, and while they don't arrive until Thursday (and I don't even have a baseline yet), I'd be willing to wager a few bucks that I may need to manage air flow for the PCIe cards. I suggest that as: (a) others have noted they run very hot, (b)...