The Cisco UCS C3160 is a modular, dense storage rack server, optimized for large datasets used in environments such as cloud, object storage and content delivery.
The UCS C3160 chassis is a modular architecture consisting of the following modules:
Base Chassis: contains four power supplies and a rail kit.
Server Node: two CPUs, 128/256/512 GB of DIMM memory, and choice of a pass-through RAID card or a RAID card with a 1 GB or 4 GB cache.
System I/O Controller (SIOC) : one or two System I/O Controllers each with an adapter card slot.
Optional Drive Expansion Node : comes with four 4 TB or 6 TB drives for a total capacity of 16 or 24 TB.
Solid-state Boot Drive : 1 or 2 SATA SSD boot drives
The enterprise-class UCS C3160 server extends the capabilities of Cisco’s Unified Computing System portfolio in a 4U form factor that delivers the best combination of performance, flexibility, and efficiency gains.