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ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU

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Abstract

The NVIDIA A10 Tensor Core GPU, combined with NVIDIA RTX Virtual Workstation (vWS) software, brings mainstream graphics and video with AI services to mainstream enterprise servers, delivering the solutions that designers, engineers, artists, and scientists need to meet today’s challenges.

This product guide provides essential presales information to understand the NVIDIA A10 GPU and its key features, specifications, and compatibility. This guide is intended for technical specialists, sales specialists, sales engineers, IT architects, and other IT professionals who want to learn more about the NVIDIA A10 GPU and consider its use in IT solutions.

Introduction

The NVIDIA A10 Tensor Core GPU, combined with NVIDIA RTX Virtual Workstation (vWS) software, brings mainstream graphics and video with AI services to mainstream enterprise servers, delivering the solutions that designers, engineers, artists, and scientists need to meet today’s challenges.

Built on the latest NVIDIA Ampere architecture, the A10 combines second-generation RT Cores, third-generation Tensor Cores, and new streaming microprocessors with 24 GB of GDDR6 memory for versatile graphics, rendering, AI, and compute performance. From virtual workstations, accessible anywhere in the world, to render nodes to the data centers running a variety of workloads, A10 is built to deliver optimal performance in a single-wide, full-height, full-length PCIe form factor.

ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU
Figure 1. ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU

Did you know?

NVIDIA A10 Tensor Core GPU delivers up to 2.5X faster virtual workstation performance, and up to 2.5X more inference performance, compared to the previous generation NVIDIA T4.

A10 is ideal for mainstream graphics and video with AI. 2nd Gen RT Cores and 3rd Gen Tensor Cores enrich graphics and video applications with powerful AI in 150W TDP for mainstream servers.

Part number information

The following table shows the part numbers for the NVIDIA A10 GPU.

Table 1. Ordering information
Part number Feature code Description
4X67A71311 BFTZ ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU
CTO only BQZS ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU w/o CEC

The PCIe option part numbers includes the following:

  • One NVIDIA A10 GPU with full-height (3U) adapter bracket attached
  • Documentation

GPUs without a CEC chip: The NVIDIA A10 GPU is offered without a CEC chip (look for "w/o CEC" in the name). The CEC is a secondary Hardware Root of Trust (RoT) module that provides an additional layer of security, which can be used by customers who have high regulatory requirements or high security standards. NVIDIA uses a multi-layered security model and hence the protection offered by the primary Root of Trust embedded in the GPU is expected to be sufficient for most customers. The CEC defeatured products still offer Secure Boot, Secure Firmware Update, Firmware Rollback Protection, and In-Band Firmware Update Disable. Specifically, without the CEC chip, the GPU does not support Key Revocation or Firmware Attestation. CEC and non-CEC GPUs of the same type of GPU can be mixed in field upgrades.

Features

The ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU offers the following features:

  • Designed For Accelerated VDI: Optimized for user density, and combined with NVIDIA vPC software, enables graphics-rich virtual PCs to be accessible from anywhere.
  • Affordable Virtual Workstations: Large frame buffer per user for entry-level virtual workstations, with NVIDIA RTX vWS software, running workloads such as computer-aided design (CAD).
  • Flexibly Support Diverse User Types: Unique quad-GPU board design enables the provisioning of mixed user profile sizes and user types, such as virtual PCs and virtual workstations, on a single board.
  • Superior User Experience: Provides increased frame rate and lower end-user latency, versus CPU-only VDI, resulting in more responsive applications and a user experience that is indistinguishable from a native PC or workstation.
  • Double The User Density: Purpose-built for graphics-rich VDI, with support for up to 64 concurrent users per board, in a dual-slot form factor.
  • High-Resolution Display: Supports multiple, high resolution monitors to enable maximum productivity and photorealistic quality in a VDI environment.
  • More Than 2X The Encoder Throughput: More than double the encoder throughput versus previous generation M10, providing high-performance transcoding and the multiuser performance required for multi-stream video and multimedia.
  • Highest Quality Video: Support for the latest codecs, including H.265 encode/decode, VP9, and AV1 decode for the highest-quality video experiences.
  • NVIDIA Ampere Architecture: NVIDIA Ampere architecture based CUDA cores, second generation RT-Cores, and third- generation Tensor-Cores provide the flexibility to host virtual workstations powered by NVIDIA RTX vWS software, or to leverage unused VDI resources to run compute workloads with NVIDIA AI Enterprise software.

Technical specifications

The following table lists the specifications of the NVIDIA A10 PCIe GPU.

Table 2. A10 specifications
Feature Specification
GPU Architecture NVIDIA Ampere
NVIDIA Tensor Cores Third-generation Tensor Cores
NVIDIA CUDA Cores (shading units) 9216 FP32 CUDA Cores
NVIDIA RT Cores 72 RT Cores
Double-Precision Performance (FP64) Not applicable
Single-Precision Performance FP32: 31.2 TFLOPS
Tensor Float 32 (TF32): 62.5 TFLOPS, 125 TFLOPS*
Half-Precision Performance FP16: 125 TFLOPS, 250 TFLOPS*
Bfloat16 125 TFLOPS, 250 TFLOPS*
Integer Performance INT8: 250 TOPS, 500 TOPS*
INT4: 500 TOPS, 1000 TOPS*
GPU Memory 24 GB GDDR6
Memory Bandwidth 600 GB/sec
ECC Yes
Interconnect Bandwidth Not applicable
System Interface PCIe Gen 4, x16 lanes
Form Factor PCIe full height/length, single width
Multi-Instance GPU (MIG) Not applicable
Max Power Consumption 150 W
Thermal Solution Passive
Compute APIs CUDA, DirectCompute, OpenCL, OpenACC

* With structural sparsity enabled

Server support

The following tables list the ThinkSystem servers that are compatible.

Table 3. Server support (Part 1 of 4)
Part Number Description 2S AMD V3 2S Intel V3 4S 8S Intel V3 Multi Node GPU Rich 1S V3
SR635 V3 (7D9H / 7D9G)
SR655 V3 (7D9F / 7D9E)
SR645 V3 (7D9D / 7D9C)
SR665 V3 (7D9B / 7D9A)
ST650 V3 (7D7B / 7D7A)
SR630 V3 (7D72 / 7D73)
SR650 V3 (7D75 / 7D76)
SR850 V3 (7D97 / 7D96)
SR860 V3 (7D94 / 7D93)
SR950 V3 (7DC5 / 7DC4)
SD535 V3 (7DD8 / 7DD1)
SD530 V3 (7DDA / 7DD3)
SD550 V3 (7DD9 / 7DD2)
SR670 V2 (7Z22 / 7Z23)
SR675 V3 (7D9Q / 7D9R)
SR680a V3 (7DHE)
SR685a V3 (7DHC)
ST50 V3 (7DF4 / 7DF3)
ST250 V3 (7DCF / 7DCE)
SR250 V3 (7DCM / 7DCL)
4X67A71311 ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N
Table 4. Server support (Part 2 of 4)
Part Number Description Edge Super Computing 1S Intel V2 2S Intel V2
SE350 (7Z46 / 7D1X)
SE350 V2 (7DA9)
SE360 V2 (7DAM)
SE450 (7D8T)
SE455 V3 (7DBY)
SD665 V3 (7D9P)
SD665-N V3 (7DAZ)
SD650 V3 (7D7M)
SD650-I V3 (7D7L)
SD650-N V3 (7D7N)
ST50 V2 (7D8K / 7D8J)
ST250 V2 (7D8G / 7D8F)
SR250 V2 (7D7R / 7D7Q)
ST650 V2 (7Z75 / 7Z74)
SR630 V2 (7Z70 / 7Z71)
SR650 V2 (7Z72 / 7Z73)
4X67A71311 ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N 4
Table 5. Server support (Part 3 of 4)
Part Number Description AMD V1 Dense V2 4S V2 8S 4S V1 1S Intel V1
SR635 (7Y98 / 7Y99)
SR655 (7Y00 / 7Z01)
SR655 Client OS
SR645 (7D2Y / 7D2X)
SR665 (7D2W / 7D2V)
SD630 V2 (7D1K)
SD650 V2 (7D1M)
SD650-N V2 (7D1N)
SN550 V2 (7Z69)
SR850 V2 (7D31 / 7D32)
SR860 V2 (7Z59 / 7Z60)
SR950 (7X11 / 7X12)
SR850 (7X18 / 7X19)
SR850P (7D2F / 2D2G)
SR860 (7X69 / 7X70)
ST50 (7Y48 / 7Y50)
ST250 (7Y45 / 7Y46)
SR150 (7Y54)
SR250 (7Y52 / 7Y51)
4X67A71311 ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU N N N N 3 N N N N N N N N N N N N N N
Table 6. Server support (Part 4 of 4)
Part Number Description 2S Intel V1 Dense V1
ST550 (7X09 / 7X10)
SR530 (7X07 / 7X08)
SR550 (7X03 / 7X04)
SR570 (7Y02 / 7Y03)
SR590 (7X98 / 7X99)
SR630 (7X01 / 7X02)
SR650 (7X05 / 7X06)
SR670 (7Y36 / 7Y37)
SD530 (7X21)
SD650 (7X58)
SN550 (7X16)
SN850 (7X15)
4X67A71311 ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU N N N N N N 4 N N N N N

Operating system support

The following table lists the supported operating systems:

Tip: These tables are automatically generated based on data from Lenovo ServerProven.

Table 7. Operating system support for ThinkSystem NVIDIA A10 24GB PCIe Gen4 Passive GPU, 4X67A71311
Operating systems
SR650 V2
SR670 V2
SR665
SR650 (Xeon Gen 2)
SR650 (Xeon Gen 1)
Microsoft Windows Server 2016 Y Y Y Y Y
Microsoft Windows Server 2019 Y Y Y Y Y
Microsoft Windows Server 2022 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7 N N Y 1 Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.8 N N Y 1 Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.9 Y Y Y 1 Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.0 N N N Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 N N Y 1 Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2 Y Y Y 1 Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.3 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.4 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.5 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.6 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.7 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.8 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.0 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.1 Y Y Y Y Y
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.2 Y Y Y Y Y
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 N N Y 1 Y Y
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 Y Y Y Y Y
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 Y Y Y Y Y
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 Y Y Y Y Y
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5 Y Y Y Y Y
Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS Y Y N N N
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Y N N N N
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Y Y Y Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.5 N N N N Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.5 U1 N N N N Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.5 U2 N N N Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.5 U3 N N N Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.7 N N N N Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.7 U1 N N N Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.7 U2 N N N Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.7 U3 Y Y Y Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 7.0 N N Y 1 Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 7.0 U1 N N Y Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 7.0 U2 Y Y Y Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 7.0 U3 Y Y Y Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 8.0 Y Y Y Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 8.0 U1 Y Y Y Y Y
VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 8.0 U2 Y Y Y Y Y

1 The OS is not supported with EPYC 7003 processors.

NVIDIA GPU software

NVIDIA vGPU Software (vApps, vPC, RTX vWS, and vCS)

Lenovo offers the following virtualization software for NVIDIA GPUs:

  • Virtual Applications (vApps)

    For organizations deploying Citrix XenApp, VMware Horizon RDSH or other RDSH solutions. Designed to deliver PC Windows applications at full performance. NVIDIA Virtual Applications allows users to access any Windows application at full performance on any device, anywhere. This edition is suited for users who would like to virtualize applications using XenApp or other RDSH solutions. Windows Server hosted RDSH desktops are also supported by vApps.

  • Virtual PC (vPC)

    This product is ideal for users who want a virtual desktop but need great user experience leveraging PC Windows® applications, browsers and high-definition video. NVIDIA Virtual PC delivers a native experience to users in a virtual environment, allowing them to run all their PC applications at full performance.

  • NVIDIA RTX Virtual Workstation (RTX vWS)

    NVIDIA RTX vWS is the only virtual workstation that supports NVIDIA RTX technology, bringing advanced features like ray tracing, AI-denoising, and Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) to a virtual environment. Supporting the latest generation of NVIDIA GPUs unlocks the best performance possible, so designers and engineers can create their best work faster. IT can virtualize any application from the data center with an experience that is indistinguishable from a physical workstation — enabling workstation performance from any device.

  • Virtual Compute Server (vCS)

    NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server (vCS) enables data centers running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Virtualization, and other supported KVM-based hypervisors to accelerate server virtualization with the latest NVIDIA data center GPUs, so that the most compute-intensive workloads, such as artificial intelligence, deep learning, and data science, can be run in a virtual machine (VM) powered by NVIDIA vGPU technology.

The following license types are offered:

  • Perpetual license

    A non-expiring, permanent software license that can be used on a perpetual basis without the need to renew. Each Lenovo part number includes a fixed number of years of Support, Upgrade and Maintenance (SUMS).

  • Annual subscription

    A software license that is active for a fixed period as defined by the terms of the subscription license, typically yearly. The subscription includes Support, Upgrade and Maintenance (SUMS) for the duration of the license term.

  • Concurrent User (CCU)

    A method of counting licenses based on active user VMs. If the VM is active and the NVIDIA vGPU software is running, then this counts as one CCU. A vGPU CCU is independent of the connection to the VM.

The following table lists the ordering part numbers and feature codes.

Table 8. NVIDIA vGPU Software
Part number Feature code
7S02CTO1WW
Description
NVIDIA vApps
7S020003WW B1MP NVIDIA vApps Perpetual License and SUMS 5Yr, 1 CCU
7S020004WW B1MQ NVIDIA vApps Subscription License 1 Year, 1 CCU
7S020005WW B1MR NVIDIA vApps Subscription License 3 Years, 1 CCU
7S02003DWW S832 NVIDIA vApps Subscription License 4 Years, 1 CCU
7S02003EWW S833 NVIDIA vApps Subscription License 5 Years, 1 CCU
NVIDIA vPC
7S020009WW B1MV NVIDIA vPC Perpetual License and SUMS 5Yr, 1 CCU
7S02000AWW B1MW NVIDIA vPC Subscription License 1 Year, 1 CCU
7S02000BWW B1MX NVIDIA vPC Subscription License 3 Years, 1 CCU
7S02003FWW S834 NVIDIA vPC Subscription License 4 Years, 1 CCU
7S02003GWW S835 NVIDIA vPC Subscription License 5 Years, 1 CCU
NVIDIA RTX vWS
7S02000FWW B1N1 NVIDIA RTX vWS Perpetual License and SUMS 5Yr, 1 CCU
7S02000GWW B1N2 NVIDIA RTX vWS Subscription License 1 Year, 1 CCU
7S02000HWW B1N3 NVIDIA RTX vWS Subscription License 3 Years, 1 CCU
7S02000XWW S6YJ NVIDIA RTX vWS Subscription License 4 Years, 1 CCU
7S02000YWW S6YK NVIDIA RTX vWS Subscription License 5 Years, 1 CCU
7S02000LWW B1N6 NVIDIA RTX vWS EDU Perpetual License and SUMS 5Yr, 1 CCU
7S02000MWW B1N7 NVIDIA RTX vWS EDU Subscription License 1 Year, 1 CCU
7S02000NWW B1N8 NVIDIA RTX vWS EDU Subscription License 3 Years, 1 CCU
7S02003BWW S830 NVIDIA RTX vWS EDU Subscription License 4 Years, 1 CCU
7S02003CWW S831 NVIDIA RTX vWS EDU Subscription License 5 Years, 1 CCU
NVIDIA vCS
7S02000ZWW S6YL NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server Subscription, 1 GPU (Max 10 CC VMs), 1 Year
7S020010WW S6YM NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server Subscription, 1 GPU (Max 10 CC VMs), 3 Years
7S020011WW S6YN NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server Subscription, 1 GPU (Max 10 CC VMs), 5 Years
7S020012WW S6YP NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server Subscription, 1 GPU (Max 10 CC VMs), EDU, 1 Year
7S020013WW S6YQ NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server Subscription, 1 GPU (Max 10 CC VMs), EDU, 3 Years
7S020014WW S6YR NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server Subscription, 1 GPU (Max 10 CC VMs), EDU, 5 Years

NVIDIA Omniverse Software (OVE)

NVIDIA Omniverse™ Enterprise is an end-to-end collaboration and simulation platform that fundamentally transforms complex design workflows, creating a more harmonious environment for creative teams.

NVIDIA and Lenovo offer a robust, scalable solution for deploying Omniverse Enterprise, accommodating a wide range of professional needs. This document details the critical components, deployment options, and support available, ensuring an efficient and effective Omniverse experience.

Deployment options cater to varying team sizes and workloads. Using Lenovo NVIDIA-Certified Systems™ and Lenovo OVX nodes which are meticulously designed to manage scale and complexity, ensures optimal performance for Omniverse tasks.

Deployment options include:

  • Workstations: NVIDIA-Certified Workstations with A5000 or A6000 Ada GPUs for desktop environments.
  • Data Center Solutions: Deployment with Lenovo OVX nodes or NVIDIA-Certified Servers equipped with L40, L40S or A40 GPUs for centralized, high-capacity needs.

NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise includes the following components and features:

  • Platform Components: Kit, Connect, Nucleus, Simulation, RTX Renderer.
  • Foundation Applications: USD Composer, USD Presenter.
  • Omniverse Extensions: Connect Sample & SDK.
  • Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
  • Nucleus Configuration: Workstation, Enterprise Nucleus Server (supports up to 8 editors per scene); Self-Service Public Cloud Hosting using Containers.
  • Omniverse Farm: Supports batch workloads up to 8 GPUs.
  • Enterprise Services: Authentication (SSO/SSL), Navigator Microservice, Large File Transfer, User Accounts SAML/Account Directory.
  • User Interface: Workstation & IT Managed Launcher.
  • Support: NVIDIA Enterprise Support.
  • Deployment Scenarios: Desktop to Data Center: Workstation deployment for building and designing, with options for physical or virtual desktops. For batch tasks, rendering, and SDG workloads that require headless compute, Lenovo OVX nodes are recommended.

The following part numbers are for a subscription license which is active for a fixed period as noted in the description. The license is for a named user which means the license is for named authorized users who may not re-assign or share the license with any other person.

Table 9. NVIDIA Omniverse Software (OVE)
Part number Feature
7S02CTO1WW
Description
7S02003ZWW SCX0 NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise Subscription per GPU, 1 Year
7S020042WW SCX3 NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise Subscription per GPU, 3 Years
7S020041WW SCX2 NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise Subscription per GPU, INC, 1 Year
7S020040WW SCX1 NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise Subscription per GPU, EDU, 1 Year
7S020043WW SCX4 NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise Subscription per GPU, EDU, 3 Years

NVIDIA AI Enterprise Software

Lenovo offers the NVIDIA AI Enterprise (NVAIE) cloud-native enterprise software. NVIDIA AI Enterprise is an end-to-end, cloud-native suite of  AI and data analytics software, optimized, certified, and supported by NVIDIA to run on VMware vSphere and bare-metal  with NVIDIA-Certified  Systems™.  It includes key enabling technologies from NVIDIA for rapid deployment, management, and scaling of AI workloads in the modern hybrid cloud.

NVIDIA AI Enterprise is licensed on a per-GPU basis. NVIDIA AI Enterprise products can be purchased as either a perpetual license with support services, or as an annual or multi-year subscription.

  • The perpetual license provides the right to use the NVIDIA AI Enterprise software indefinitely, with no expiration. NVIDIA AI Enterprise with perpetual licenses must be purchased in conjunction with one-year, three-year, or five-year support services. A one-year support service is also available for renewals.
  • The subscription offerings are an affordable option to allow IT departments to better manage the flexibility of license volumes. NVIDIA AI Enterprise software products with subscription includes support services for the duration of the software’s subscription license

The features of NVIDIA AI Enterprise Software are listed in the following table.

Table 10. Features of NVIDIA AI Enterprise Software (NVAIE)
Features Supported in NVIDIA AI Enterprise
Per GPU Licensing Yes
Compute Virtualization Supported
Windows Guest OS Support No support
Linux Guest OS Support Supported
Maximum Displays 1
Maximum Resolution 4096 x 2160 (4K)
OpenGL and Vulkan In-situ Graphics only
CUDA and OpenCL Support Supported
ECC and Page Retirement Supported
MIG GPU Support Supported
Multi-vGPU Supported
NVIDIA GPUDirect Supported
Peer-to-Peer over NVLink Supported
GPU Pass Through Support Supported
Baremetal Support Supported
AI and Data Science applications and Frameworks Supported
Cloud Native ready Supported

Note: Maximum 10 concurrent VMs per product license

The following table lists the ordering part numbers and feature codes.

Table 11. NVIDIA AI Enterprise Software (NVAIE)
Part number Feature code
7S02CTO1WW
Description
AI Enterprise Perpetual License
7S020019WW S6YW NVIDIA AI Enterprise Perpetual License and Support per GPU, 1 Year
7S02001AWW S6YX NVIDIA AI Enterprise Perpetual License and Support per GPU, 3 Years
7S02001BWW S6YY NVIDIA AI Enterprise Perpetual License and Support per GPU, 5 Years
7S02001CWW S6YZ NVIDIA AI Enterprise Perpetual License and Support per GPU, EDU, 1 Year
7S02001DWW S6Z0 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Perpetual License and Support per GPU, EDU, 3 Years
7S02001EWW S6Z1 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Perpetual License and Support per GPU, EDU, 5 Years
AI Enterprise Subscription License
7S02001FWW S6Z2 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Subscription License and Support per GPU, 1 Year
7S02001GWW S6Z3 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Subscription License and Support per GPU, 3 Years
7S02001HWW S6Z4 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Subscription License and Support per GPU, 5 Years
7S02001JWW S6Z5 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Subscription License and Support per GPU, EDU, 1 Year
7S02001KWW S6Z6 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Subscription License and Support per GPU, EDU, 3 Years
7S02001LWW S6Z7 NVIDIA AI Enterprise Subscription License and Support per GPU, EDU, 5 Years

Find more information in the NVIDIA AI Enterprise Sizing Guide.

NVIDIA HPC Compiler Software

Table 12. NVIDIA HPC Compiler
Part number Feature code
7S09CTO6WW
Description
HPC Compiler Support Services
7S090014WW S924 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services, 1 Year
7S090015WW S925 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services, 3 Years
7S09002GWW S9UQ NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services, 5 Years
7S090016WW S926 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services, EDU, 1 Year
7S090017WW S927 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services, EDU, 3 Years
7S09002HWW S9UR NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services, EDU, 5 Years
7S090018WW S928 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services - Additional Contact, 1 Year
7S09002JWW S9US NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services - Additional Contact, 3 Years
7S09002KWW S9UT NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services - Additional Contact, 5 Years
7S090019WW S929 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services - Additional Contact, EDU, 1 Year
7S09002LWW S9UU NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services - Additional Contact, EDU, 3 Years
7S09002MWW S9UV NVIDIA HPC Compiler Support Services - Additional Contact, EDU, 5 Years
HPC Compiler Premier Support Services
7S09001AWW S92A NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services, 1 Year
7S09002NWW S9UW NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services, 3 Years
7S09002PWW S9UX NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services, 5 Years
7S09001BWW S92B NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services, EDU, 1 Year
7S09002QWW S9UY NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services, EDU, 3 Years
7S09002RWW S9UZ NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services, EDU, 5 Years
7S09001CWW S92C NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services - Additional Contact, 1 Year
7S09002SWW S9V0 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services - Additional Contact, 3 Years
7S09002TWW S9V1 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services - Additional Contact, 5 Years
7S09001DWW S92D NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services - Additional Contact, EDU, 1 Year
7S09002UWW S9V2 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services - Additional Contact, EDU, 3 Years
7S09002VWW S9V3 NVIDIA HPC Compiler Premier Support Services - Additional Contact, EDU, 5 Years

Auxiliary power cables

The A10 option part number does not ship with auxiliary power cables. Cables are server-specific due to length requirements. For CTO orders, auxiliary power cables are derived by the configurator. For field upgrades, cables will need to be ordered separately as listed in the table below.

Table 13. Auxiliary power cables for A10 (click images to show larger versions)
Auxiliary power cable needed with the SR665, SR650 V2

SBB7A21686460mm 8-pin (2x4) cable
Option:
SR650 V2: Part of 4H47A80491 or 4H47A38666*
SR665: Part of 4M17A80478 or 4M17A11759
Cable kit: 4X97A81933
Feature: BACW
SBB: SBB7A21686
Base: SC17A60223
FRU: 02YE421

Note: Use this cable only when there is one A10 GPU per riser. For two GPUs per riser, use Y-cable BC09/SBB7A23757.

* SR650 V2: For additional requirements, see the SR650 V2 NVIDIA A10 requirements.

SBB7A23757460mm Y-cable 8-pin (2x4) to 2x 8-pin (2x4)
Option:
SR650 V2: Part of 4H47A80491 or 4H47A38666
SR665: Part of 4M17A80478 or 4M17A11759
Cable kit: 4X97A81933
Feature: BC09
SBB: SBB7A23757
Base: SC17A60224
FRU: 02YE422

Note: Use this Y-cable when there are two A10 GPUs in a riser.

Auxiliary power cable needed with the SR670 V2

4X97A69631 SBB7A35704 SC17A11096250mm 8-pin (2x4) cable

Option: 4X97A69631
Feature: BHMX
SBB: SBB7A35704
Base: SC17A11096
FRU: 02YF205

Auxiliary power cable needed with the SR650

SBB7A05971 SC17A30059300mm Y-cable 8pin (2x4) cable

Option: Part of 4XH7A08794
Feature: B32E
SBB: SBB7A05971
Base: SC17A30059
FRU: 01KR723

Regulatory approvals

The NVIDIA A10 GPU has the following regulatory approvals:

  • RCM
  • BSMI
  • CE
  • FCC
  • ICES
  • KCC
  • cUL, UL
  • VCCI

Operating environment

The NVIDIA A10 GPU has the following operating characteristics:

  • Ambient temperature
    • Operational: 0°C to 50°C (-5°C to 55°C for short term*)
    • Storage: -40°C to 75°C
  • Relative humidity:
    • Operational: 5-85% (5-93% short term*)
    • Storage: 5-95%

* A period not more than 96 hours consecutive, not to exceed 15 days per year.

Warranty

One year limited warranty. When installed in a Lenovo server, the GPU assumes the server’s base warranty and any warranty upgrades.

Related product families

Product families related to this document are the following:

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