Viz Engine Administrator Guide

Version 4.2 | Published December 04, 2020 ©

HP DL380 Gen9

The HP DL380 Gen9 is a 2U rack mountable server. This is a dual-CPU server with 24 DIMM slots. This server can be configured with up to two dual slot Graphics Boards. Dual GPU configurations require the system to be configured with Windows Server 2016.

HP DL380 Gen9 PCI/PCIe Slot Layout and Usage

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Slot #

Used for

1

Empty

2

Graphics card 1

3

Optional AES Audio for Matrox X.mio3

4

Emtpy

5

Graphics card 2

6

Matrox X.mio3 IP / DSX LE 4 IP, Matrox X.mio3 / DSX.LE 4, or Matrox DSX LE4 video card

Note: Other video boards are not tested with this server.

HP DL380 Gen 9 BIOS Settings

Setting

Value

System Options > Processor Options > Hyperthreading

Disabled

Performance Options > Node Interleaving

Enabled

Performance Options > QPI Snoop Configuration

Home Snoop

Advanced Options > Video Options > Add-in Video

Enabled

Advanced Options > Video Options > Embedded Video

Disabled

Power Management > Power Profile

Maximum Performance