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    2U Rackmount Intel® 8th Generation Platform Network Appliance



    The FWS-8600 2U Rackmount Network Appliance is built to handle powerful network applications, including UTM, SDN and NFV. Additionally, it features support for the Second Generation Intel Xeon Scalable Processor (formerly Cascade Lake) with Intel Deep Learning Boost, allowing the FWS-8600 to meet the high-data needs of AI edge and cloud networks, including AIOT.

    The FWS-8600 can support LAN throughput up to 300~400 Gbps, according to AAEON testing. It also features four lockable hard drive bays, support for up to 512GB of RDIMM ECC RAM, and four NIM slots. With manufacturer support from AAEON, the FWS-8600 can be configured and built to your network needs. The FWS-8600 is the solution for your AI driven IoT network needs.

    Xeon Scalable Processors

    Powered by Second Gen. Intl Xeon Scalable Processors. Whether it's Bronze, Silver, Gold or even Platinum, the FWS-8600 can power your project.(Xeon SP Platinum offered on per project basis)

    Non-stop Operation

    The FWS-8600 has several hot-swappable components including fans, HDD trays with locks, and power supplies, providing easy maintenance and continuous 24/7 operation even while being worked on.

    Customizable for you

    The FWS-8600 offers almost unlimited options for customization, tailoring its power and flexibility to fit your exact needs, from SDN, Storage, Data Center or server, AAEON can customize to order.

    Optimized for AI

    With high-performance and high throughput, the FWS-8600 can power any project. With Intel Deep Learning Boost with Xeon SP processors, the FWS-8600 is optimized for AI.

    Learn more about AAEON FWS-8600.


    • 2U Rackmount Network Appliance
    • Dual Intel® Xeon® Processor Skylake-SP & Cascade Lake-SP processor
    • Intel® Communications Chipset C621
    • DDR4 2133/2400/2666 MHz DIMM (8 DIMM Per CPU) RDIMM x 16, Up to 512 GB
    • IPMI Support by AAEON Module
    • Up to 64 Gigabit Ethernet Ports Via NIM
    • Internal 2.5” HDD x 2 or 3.5” HDD x 1 Option, M.2 x 1
    • Parallel LCM with Keypad x 1
    • RJ-45 Console x 1, USB 3.0 x 2, 1 GbE LAN x 2
    • 550W ~ 600W Redundant Power

    Specifications [FWS-8600]

    Form Factor2U Rackmount Network Platform
    ProcessorDual Intel® Xeon® Processor Skylake-SP & Cascade Lake-SP processor
    System MemoryDDR4 2133/2400/2666 R-DIMM, Up to 512 GB
    EthernetIntel® i211 Gigabit Ethernet x 2
    BypassDepend on NIM module
    NIM SlotNIM x 8
    Graphics Controller-
    ConnectorVGA Option
    HDDInternal 2.5” HDD x 2 or 3.5” HDD x 1 Option, M.2 x 1
    CF/CFast/mSATA( mSATAx1 Optional ,cant use with minicard )
    expansion/internal interface
    PCIe Slot(PCIe [x16] slots x 2 Optional)
    M.2 Slot (2260 M Key) x 1
    Mini-CardMini Card x 1
    IPMIIPMI Support optional module
    KB Mouse
    USBUSB 3.0 x 2/ (USB 3.0 x 2 ,Box Header 2.0mm optional)
    RTCInternal RTC
    Watchdog Timer1~255 steps by software programmable
    Software ButtonGPIO Programmable push button x 1
    TPMTPM2.0 9665 ( TPM v1.2 9660 optional)
    GPIO(4 bits input, 4 bits output optional)
    MTBF (hours)TBD
    Physical & Environmental SPEC
    Power Requirement550 ~ 600W Redundant Power
    Operating Temperature32°F ~ 104°F (0°C ~ 40°C )
    Storage Temperature-4°F ~ 140°F (-20°C ~ 60°C)
    Operating Humidity10%~80% relative humidity, non-condensing
    Storage Humidity10%~80% @40°C; non-condensing
    Vibration0.5 Grms/ 5 ~ 500Hz / operation (2.5” Hard Disk Drive)
    1.5 Grms/ 5 ~ 500Hz / non operation
    Shock10 G peak acceleration (11 m sec. duration), operation
    20 G peak acceleration (11 m sec. duration), non operation
    Dimension (W x D x H)17.48” x 22.83” x3.46”(444mm x 580mm x 88mm)
    i/o interface
    Front PanelPower LED x 1, Status LED x 1, HDD Active LED x 1, USB 3.0 Ports x 2, RJ-45 Console x 1, Parallel LCM display and 4 keypad x 1, Software Programmable, Button x1, RJ-45 LAN x 2
    Rear PanelAC Power Input x 2, Power Switch x 1, VGA port (Optional), Rear Expansion Slot x 2 ( PCIe [x16] Optional)

    Downloads [FWS-8600]

    • Datasheet
    • BIOS
    • Driver
    • Manual
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