Multimediabay.nl zegt:Multimediabay zegt:Affordable workstation based on the Intel® Xeon Greenlow platform with C232 chipsetThe ASUS ESC300 G4 features the Intel® Xeon® E3-1200 v6 and Intel® Core™ CPU, C232 chipsets, four DDR4 2400 DIMMs, four PCIe expansion slots with one true x16 Gen3 link and three PCI slots. With DDR4 memory, you will enjoy accelerated memory frequencies of up to an incredible 2400MHz — twice as fast as DDR3 while consuming 20% less power — for excellent performance for productivity, and an ideal choice for professional users.5X Protection II – Advanced hardware safeguards for all around protectionIndustry-leading 5X Protection II employs the finest components, excellent circuit design and exacting standards to guarantee quality and long-term durability of your motherboard with all around protection. For you, that means exceptional protection and stability for your workstation — the result of decades of engineering experience from the world's leading motherboard brand.- LANGuard:Pumped-up throughput. 2.5X higher surge tolerance.- Overvoltage Protection:World-class circuit-protecting power design- DRAM Overcurrent Protection:Short-circuit damage prevention- DIGI+ VRM:Precision control for stable power- Stainless-Steel Back I/O:3X corrosion-resistance for greater durabilityComplete server management with ASUS Control Center (ACC)ASUS Control Center (ACC) is a centralized and integrated IT management platform for monitoring and controlling ASUS commercial products, including servers, workstations and digital signage. ACC enables remote BIOS updates, monitoring of multiple systems via mobile devices, and one-click software updates and dispatching, allowing easier server management for any IT infrastructure.Ultrafast transfer speeds with M.2 slotWith x4 PCI Express 3.0/2.0 bandwidth, M.2 supports up to 32Gbit/s data-transfer speeds. It is the perfect choice for an operating system or application drive, making your whole PC or professional apps work as fast as possible.Convenient I/O designESC300 G4 has two super-speed USB 3.0 ports conveniently located on the front panel. Experience data-transfer speeds up to 10X faster than USB 2.0 and easy device connectivity.Multiple graphics card supportFour PCIe 3.0 slots, one of which has an x16 link to support an NVIDIA® Quadro® or AMD® Radeon™ Pro graphics card makes ESC300 G4 the perfect workstation for content creators, media streamers and professional designers.PCI slots for legacy device supportESC300 G4 supports up to three legacy PCI devices, such as surveillance video capture cards and industrial control cards, so you can enjoy upgraded system performance without sacrificing compatibility.Robust security: TPM, BIOS password, and chassis lockDiscrete TPM designThe TPM is designed to connect to your PC's motherboard and will allow security features such as Windows BitLocker drive encryption to be used to their full potential.ASUS BIOS passwordThe ASUS BIOS password feature allows you to set an administrator password in the ASUS UEFI BIOS Utility to prevent unauthorized changes to system settings.Physical securityA hidden lock on the chassis prevents theft of internal components such as the CPU, memory, HDD/SSD, or graphics card once the system is locked.User friendly, tool-less case design for hassle-free maintenanceASUS ESC300 G4 features an easy-to-service design that helps maximize system uptime by enabling system administrators to perform maintenance and upgrade system components easily with no tools required to open the chassis.- a. Remove and replace the front panel without tools.- b. Optical drive installation: Pull to release each bay lock, install the optical drive and push the bay locks into place. No screws are needed to complete the installation.- c. 3.5-inch hard drive installation: Rotate the HDD cage 90-degrees for easy access.- d. Install and remove the CPU heat-sink without tools.ISV CertificatedIndependent software vendor (ISV) software is becoming an important factor to users in variety of industries. ASUS is working in close partnership with ISV vendors, for instance, Adobe and Autodesk, to test and verify compatibility, making sure ASUS workstations are reliable, and highly effective for users in different field.Choosing between workstation and commercial PC?Due to technology advancements, the boundary between consumer PCs and professional workstations has become blurred. The chart below is intended to help small and medium business owners choose the best system for their needs.