NVMe Superstorage Server

10 years ago who would have ‘thunk it!’ a 1U server with the storage capacity and performance of a small datacentre. Up to 512TB Capacity 32 *16TB NF1 NVMe Drives (plus 4 additional SATA/M2 Drive bays) Up to 3TB ECC 3DS LRDIMM, 1.5TB ECC RDIMM in 24 DIMM slots Dual INtel XEON Scalable Socket P processors Redundant 1600W Power Supplies If you would like a … Continue reading NVMe Superstorage Server

New Warm & Cold Storage Solution from Supermicro®

Supermicro created a new breed of server storage: The extremely dense and highly scalable storage solution is based on the SSG-5018D8-AR12L Key Features Warm Storage CDN, Business Hosting OLTP/DB Low power efficiency appliance Intel® Xeon® processor D-1537, Single socket FCBGA 1667; 8-Core, 16 Threads, 35W 12x 3.5″ SAS2/SATA3 Hot-swap HDD bays Expansion slot: 1x PCI-E 3.0 x8, M.2 PCIe 3.0 x4, M Key 2242/2280/ 22110, … Continue reading New Warm & Cold Storage Solution from Supermicro®

25 SysAdmin & DevOps GIFs to Brighten Your Day :D (Part-2)

Further to part-1 of our marketing team’s recent fun collection, please scroll down and enjoy more laughs in part-2. 1. Petting your incomprehensible piece of code 2. “Seriously, I’ll only need sysadmin rights for a few minutes” 3. A moment of self reflection within management after an outage 4. “Are you sure nothing uses this #server anymore?” “Oh yeah, totally, go ahead and remove it.” … Continue reading 25 SysAdmin & DevOps GIFs to Brighten Your Day 😀 (Part-2)


VSAN Ready Nodes Sentral is Now Providing Intel’s Fully-validated, pre-configured server systems that include VMware certifications for VSAN. VSAN Ready Nodes are powered by the latest Intel technology, and include Intel Server Boards, Chassis, Intel Xeon processors, Intel Solid State Drives (SSDs) and third-party memory in configurations optimised and pre-certified for VMware VSAN. Available in both All-Flash and Hybrid configurations, these server systems are optimised … Continue reading VSAN READY NODES

25 SysAdmin & DevOps GIFs to Brighten Your Day (Part-1)

Sentral’s Marketing Dept have really enjoyed finding and sharing SysAdmin and DevOps related humorous GIFs on Twitter, gaining many RTs, comments and laughs along the way. Here are some of our favorites thus far… 1. Accidentally destroying the wrong VM ~ 2. When you walk by a user’s desk and they say, Hey, you busy ~ 3. Watching the console whilst rebooting a server at … Continue reading 25 SysAdmin & DevOps GIFs to Brighten Your Day (Part-1)