AlphaServer ES40

AlphaServer ES40 has code name Clipper. It was positioned as a mid-range server for Internet, database/business intelligence, business and high-performance technical applications.

Here are the characteristics:

  • Introduced in 1999.
  • Family: Tsunami
  • The core logic chipset is Tsunami/21272.
  • 1- 4 CPUs,
  • Models:
    • Model 1: 16MB RAM, 6 PCI-X slots.
    • Model 2: 32GB RAM, 10 PCI-X slots.
  • Models with
    • EV6 500 MHz, 4MBcache,
    • EV67 667 MHz, 8MB cache,
    • EV68AL 833MHz, 8MB cache.
  • Up to 16GB RAM for model 1 and 32 GB for model 2.
  • 6 PCI-X slots for model 1, 10 for model 2.
  • Runs OpenVMS starting from 7.1-2.
  • Runs Tru64 starting from 4.0E.

AlphaServer ES40 can be replaced by AlphaVM-Pro. AlphaVM-Pro/ES40 can have up to 32GB RAM. AlphaVM-Pro performance on suitable host hardware will be faster than that of real ES40.