Intel® Server System MCB2224BPAF3R


  • Product Collection Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud (Intel® DCB for Cloud)
  • Code Name Products formerly Buchanan Pass
  • Launch Date Q2'19
  • Status Launched
  • Expected Discontinuance 2023
  • ISV Certification Microsoft Windows Server 2019* Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) Premium
  • 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+ & 1GbE, RDMA) HNS2600BPS24R
    (8) Intel® Xeon Gold 5218R processor (20 Cores, 2.1Ghz, 125W ) CD8069504446300
    (4) Intel® Solid State Drive (SSD) DC P4101 256GB (M.2, 80mm NVMe) SSDPEKKA256G801
    (24) Intel® Solid State Drive (SSD) D3 S4510 1.92TB (2.5" U.2 SATA) SSDSC2KB019T801
    (4) Bridge Board - 12G, IT mode only AHWBPBGB24
    (4) Intel® Remote Management Module Lite 2 accessory key AXXRMM4LITE2
    (32) 32GB Micron* DDR4 RDIMM, 288-pin, 2666MHz (8 DIMMs per node/32 DIMMs per system)
    (2) Power cable FPWRCABLENA (Only for systems shipped to USA & Canada)

Supplemental Information

  • Description Intel® Data Center Blocks for Microsoft* Azure* Stack HCI includes Server Board, Chassis, Processor, Solid State Drives and third-party memory, optimized for Storage Spaces Direct and built with Microsoft* Windows* Server 2019 certified ingredients
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Memory & Storage

  • Storage Profile All-Flash Storage Profile
  • Included Memory 256GB(node)/1024GB(system) DDR4 RAM Raw Memory
  • Included Storage 46.08TB Raw Storage
    (4x 0.25TB boot device, 46.08TB Capacity Tier)

Ordering and Compliance

Ordering and spec information

Intel® Server System MCB2224BPAF3R, Single

  • MM# 99A3JR
  • Ordering Code MCB2224BPAF3R

Trade compliance information

  • ECCN 5A002U
  • CCATS G157815L1
  • US HTS 8471500150

Drivers and Software

Latest Drivers & Software

Downloads Available:


Intel® Configuration Detector for Linux*

Technical Documentation

Launch Date

The date the product was first introduced.

Expected Discontinuance

Expected Discontinuance is an estimate of when a product will begin the Product Discontinuance process. The Product Discontinuance Notification (PDN), published at the start of the discontinuance process, will include all EOL Key Milestone details. Some business units may communicate EOL timeline details before the PDN is published. Contact your Intel representative for information on EOL timelines and extended life options.

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.