Intel® Server System VRN2224BPAF6R


  • Product Collection Intel® Data Center Systems for HCI, certified for VMware vSAN
  • Code Name Products formerly Buchanan Pass
  • Launch Date Q2'19
  • Marketing Status Launched
  • Expected Discontinuance 2023
  • ISV Certification Designed for VMware* Virtual SAN (VSAN)
  • Rack Rails Included Yes
  • Compatible Product Series 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
  • TDP 125 W
  • System Board Intel® Compute Module HNS2600BPS24R
  • Target Market Cloud/Datacenter
  • Included Items (1) 2U Chassis (24x2.5") H2224XXLR3
    (4) Compute Module (w/TPM 2.0, 2x10GbE SFP+ & 2x1GbE ,RDMA) HNS2600BPS24R
    (8) Intel® Xeon® Gold 5218 processor (16 Cores, 2.3GHz, 125W ) CD8069504193301
    (4) Bridge Board - 12G, IT mode-only AHWBPBGB24
    (4) Intel® Remote Management Module Lite 2 Accessory Key AXXRMM4LITE2
    (4) Intel® Solid State Drive (SSD) DC P4101 256GB (M.2 80mm NVMe) SSDPEKKA256G801
    (4) Intel® Optane™ SSD DC P4800X 375GB (2.5in U.2 NVMe) SSDPE21K375GA01
    (20) Intel® Solid State Drive (SSD) D3 S4510 1.92TB (2.5" U.2 SATA) SSDSC2KB019T801
    (32) Micron* RDIMM 32GB – DDR4, 288-pin, 2666MHz (8 DIMMs per node/32 DIMMs per system) J47951-001
    (2) Power cable FPWRCABLENA (Only for systems shipped to USA & Canada)

Supplemental Information

  • Description Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud designed for VMware* Virtual SAN (vSAN) includes Server Board, Chassis, Processor, Solid State Drives and third-party memory.

Memory & Storage

  • Storage Profile All-Flash Storage Profile
  • Included Memory 1.02TB DDR4 RAM Raw Memory
  • Included Storage 38.4TB Raw Storage
    (4 x 0.25TB boot device, 1.5TB Cache Tier, 38.4TB Capacity Tier)

Ordering and Compliance

Ordering and spec information

Intel® Server System VRN2224BPAF6R, Single

  • MM# 999KFD
  • Ordering Code VRN2224BPAF6R

Trade compliance information

  • ECCN 5A002U
  • CCATS G157815L1
  • US HTS 8471500150

Drivers and Software

Latest Drivers & Software

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Intel® Configuration Detector for Linux*


Launch Date

The date the product was first introduced.

Expected Discontinuance

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ISV Certification

ISV Certification indicates that the product has been pre-certified by Intel for the specified Independent Software Vendor software.


Thermal Design Power (TDP) represents the average power, in watts, the processor dissipates when operating at Base Frequency with all cores active under an Intel-defined, high-complexity workload. Refer to Datasheet for thermal solution requirements.

Storage Profile

Hybrid Storage profiles are a combination of either SATA Solid State Drives (SSDs) or NVMe SSDs and Hard Disk Drives (HDDs). All-Flash storage profiles are a combination of NMVe* SSDs and SATA SSDs.

Included Memory

Pre-Installed Memory indicates presence of memory that comes factory loaded on the device.