The HP ProLiant SL270s Gen8 Server is part of the HP ProLiant SL6500 Scalable System of server solutions designed for the Hyperscale and High Performance Computing (HPC) market segments. It reduces solution costs, maximizes power efficiency, and eases customer serviceability.

The HP ProLiant s6500 Chassis can accommodate two 2U, half-width SL270s Gen8 Servers, each individually serviceable. The SL270s Gen8 is designed for extreme rack level graphics processing unit (GPU) density, with up to 16 GPUs capable of being implemented in one chassis, reducing the complexity of required adapters and cabling.

The chassis features front cabling and common slot power supplies and fans for ease of service. The HP ProLiant SL270s Server is ideal for HPC applications in Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Research, and Finance.

What's new

  • Choice of FlexibleLOM adapter tailored to meet your system workload
  • New Smart Storage family of controllers and drives
  • Next-generation cloud-enabled Insight Management
  • Easily update your firmware using HP Service Pack for ProLiant
  • Support for latest NVIDIA GPGPUs – M2075, 2070Q, M2090, K10, K20, K20X


High Performance Computing, Network Flexibility and GPU Density

The HP ProLiant SL270s Gen8 Server supports two Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 CPUs for leading performance.
It includes a FlexibleLOM networking slot for 1 GbE, 10 GbE, or InfiniBand options, and a PCIe Gen3 x8 LP slot for I/O expansion.
Each half-width SL270s supports up to eight GPUs, allowing for a maximum of 16 GPUs in a 4U chassis.
A dedicated iLO 4 management port provides increased network security.
Each server supports up to eight front hot-plug hard drives.

Shared Infrastructure and Focused Serviceability

The HP ProLiant SL270s Gen8 Server has common slot power supplies as well as common slot fans with redundancy option kit.
Front side cabling results in reduced service requirements in the rear of the chassis.
Local or remote manageability options are standard.

Lower Total Cost of Ownership and Capital Expenditures

The HP ProLiant SL270s Gen8 Server provides space saving density of up to two 4U nodes, four CPUs, and 16 GPUs.
Shared power and cooling are built in to each server to lower operating costs.
Modular and common infrastructure results in ease of change management.
Flexible networking options future-proof your investment.
Local management or Integrated Lights-Out 4 (iLO 4) provides powerful, hardware-based remote administration and control from a standard web browser.
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