2U Hot-swap Drive Cage Upgrade Kit with 4x NVMe SSD Support A2U44X25NVMEDK


  • Product Collection Drive Bay Options
  • Status Launched
  • Launch Date Q4'14
  • Expected Discontinuance Q3'20
  • Included Items (1) Drive cage, (1) backplane board, (1) x16 riser card, (1) x16 PCIe adapter card, (4) data cables, (4) hot-swap drive carriers, (4) lockable carriers, (1) I2C jumper cable, (1) PEM cable, and screws

Supplemental Information

  • Description Upgrade kit to enable NVM Express suport in select 2U rack chassis. Allows support for up to four PCIe SSDs (NVMe) drives out of eight; all eight slots continue to support SAS/SATA drives

Ordering and Compliance

Ordering and spec information

2U Hot-swap Drive Cage Upgrade Kit with 4x NVMe SSD Support A2U44X25NVMEDK, Single

  • Ordering Code A2U44X25NVMEDK

Trade compliance information

  • ECCN EAR99
  • US HTS 8537109150

PCN/MDDS Information

Compatible products

Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud (Intel® DCB for Cloud)

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Launch Date

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Expected Discontinuance

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