I have a Tyan server (B7109F77DV14HR-2T-N) and I've tried recently to update the IPMI interface. The update procedure was interrupted somewhere in the middle and now I'm not able anymore to update the interface (from version 1 to version 6). I always get failures during update, which now...
I am currently planning several storage-intensive servers and stumbled over these 1U servers with 3,5 drives stacked in a 3x4 to 4x4 matrix inside the chassis.
I found several manufactures for that which are all quite similar:
As I can see, Supermicro, Asrock Rack, ASUS and Tyan are...
Not sure how interesting this will be to people, since POWER8 is a very niche architecture, but anyway I ran into this:
Tyan Rack 2U Server TN71-BP012 1x IBM POWER8 10-Core CPU 2,926 GHz 2x 750Watt
299€, currently showing 7% off
Seems like a good deal for anyone wanting to get their feet...
I'm interested in getting a Tyan S8026GM2NRE motherboard but I'd prefer to put it in a 3rd-party case because 2U tends to have too many cooling issues in my environment (would like a big full-atx case to put it in) but it has PCI risers instead of PCI slots
Has anyone heard of a 3rd-party...
I have a S7012GM4NR with a BMC failure problem.
I find that unless I cool the area around the AST2050 chip, the baseboard management controller(BMC) function stops.
And by stop I mean, the flashing green LED goes out, IPMI is no longer accessible via the LAN or locally, and the VGA screen...
I'm running a Tyan tomcat n3400b bios v2.01 Quad core
On board Card basic standard
Last night I tried to flash bios, which was successful at the end but went into a black screen, I waited for 5 mins to see what's next, nothing happened so I reboot it and...