Crystal Group FORCE™ RS2301S8F Rugged 2U Workstation

The FORCE to fight and win. Next-generation Crystal Group Rugged Servers are the new FORCE – Fully Optimized Rugged Computer Equipment – to tackle the toughest workloads in the most challenging environments. Crystal Group FORCE™ servers provide a whole new level of bandwidth, scalability, flexibility, and security to the field. These rugged rack-mount servers accelerate computeintensive workloads in today’s most demanding applications, including machine learning, sensor fusion, artificial intelligence, unmanned systems, signals intelligence, electronic warfare, and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR). With vital cybersecurity features, like rugged FIPS 140-2 SAS SSDs, optional key management, intrusion detection and instant data destruction, Crystal Group FORCE ensures your critical, confidential data is protected from potential threats.

Crystal Group FORCE™ RS2301S8F Rugged 2U Workstation
  • Eight-inch (203 mm) short depth 2U workstation
  • MIL-STD-704 28VDC Power
  • 19” Rack Mounted with a variety of options
  • 8th/9th Gen i3/i5/i7 socket LGA1151
  • Up to 32GB DDR4 SO-DIMM
  • Up to three removable 2.5” SSD
  • Optional NVMe m.2 2280 drive, nonremovable
  • 8-13 (3-6 kg) lbs depending on content
  • MIL-STD-810 shock and vibe
  • 7, 9.5, 15mm drive capability
  • Backlit power/reset/UID switch
  • High-speed, high-volume fans
  • Lightweight billet aluminum chassis
  • Up to 4 TB DDR4 ECC memory
  • Up to 24 core, Intel Xeon Scalable processors
  • EMI compliance
  • Chassis intrusion switch
  • Humidity protection
  • DVD + 2x USB ports + CMOS battery tray
  • Dust filter
  • Liquid cooling
  • 4-Key LCD panel
  • 2x eSATA
  • 2x USB 3.0
  • 2x USB 2.0
  • 8-16 port Layer 2+ switch
  • Audio modules
  • Data sanitize
  • Card reader

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Environmental Standards
MIL-STD-810, Operational Temperature -40°C to +55°C
MIL-STD-810, Storage, Method 501, Procedure I/II -40°C to +85°C
MIL-STD-810, Humidity, Method 507, Procedure II 240 hours (with optional conformal coating kit)
MIL-STD-810, Altitude, Method 500 12,500 ft operation, 40,000 ft transport
MIL-STD-810, Shock, Method 516, Procedures I/V 20g, 11msec–functional shock; 40g, 11msec crash hazard shock
MIL-STD-810, Vibration, Method 514, Procedure I 4.7G, 5-2,000Hz, 60 min/axis, 3 axis
MIL-STD-167-1A, Vibration, Type 1
MIL-S-901, Grade B
Electromagnetic Compatibility Standards
Some standards may require an internal kit
DC, MIL-STD-461, RE102, CE102 compliant
RTCA DO-160 Section 21, Category M
Form Factor 2U
Height 3.5" (8.89cm)
Width 17.5" (44.45cm)
Depth 8” (20.32 cm)
Weight 11.1lbs. (5.03 kg)
Intel® CPU architecture options from Intel embedded long-life roadmap
8th/9th Gen i3/i5/i7 socket LGA1151
Expansion Slots
One PCIe X 16 Gen 3, bifurcation enabled LP
External Bays
One bay with up to 3 removable drives
Up to 32GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM
Option 1 Mounted on Delrin glides
Option 2 Fixed mount, front and rear
Option 3 Jonathan Rails
Power Supply
MIL-STD-1275/704 28VDC, MIL-DTL-26482 5-Pin shell size 14 connector
System Board
Fujitsu D3633-S Mini-ITX
Software Capability
Supports Windows® 10, Windows® Server, VMware®, or Linux®
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