Supermicro SuperChassis SC936E16-R1200B


SKU: SC936E16-R1200B Category:



Supermicro’s SC936 provides high storage density in a 3U form factor. Designed for housing 16 hot-swappable 3.5″ hard drive bays, the SC936 supports redundant high-efficiency 900W or Gold Level (93%) 1200W power supplies with PM BUS functionality for enhanced power management, while optimizing rackmount space with 100% air flow cooling redundancy. Multilane backplane (A version) and expanders’ backplane (E1 and E2 versions) are available for application specific solution optimization. Heavy duty palletized packaging is available to ensure secure system reliability during shipping and tool-less, slide rail designs for easy installation and maintenance are standard with each system. 


High Performance SAS2/6Gbs Expander

High Efficiency PS and Storage Capacity

  • High Scalability (up to 122 drives)
  • 1200W High-effciency (1 + 1) Redundant Power Supply (Gold Level 93%)  
  • 16x Hot-swap SAS/SATA Drive Bays
  • 6Gb/s SAS2 Expander 
  • 7x Full-height, Full-length Expansion Slots
  • 100% Cooling Redundancy
  • Adjustable Air Shroud Design
  • Designed for Mission critical Applications
  • Can be configured as either HEAD Or JBOD unit

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Additional information

Weight 83.00 lbs
Form Factor

3U chassis support for max. motherboard size – 13.68" x 13", E-ATX and ATX

Power Supply

Redundant 1200W high-efficiency power supply with PMBus, 80Plus Gold Certified

Expansion Slots

7x PCI expansion slots

Front Cooling

3x 8cm Hot-swap PWM Fans, 2x 8cm Rear Exhaust PWM Fans


Power On/Off button, System Reset button, Alarm Mute Switch

Front Panel LED

Power LED, Hard Drive Activity LED, 2x Network activity LEDs, System Overheat LED, Power Fail LED

Internal Bay

16x Hot-swap 3.5" Drive Bays, SAS or enterprise SATA HDD only recommended


SAS2 Expander Backplane, features: Scalability through cascading, 6Gb SAS2/SATA3 HDD support, Inband SES-2 Enclosure Management Support, Single input/output SFF 8087 connectors

Panel color


Storage temp.

-40�-70�C (-40�-158�F)

Operating temp.

10�-35�C (50�-95�F)

Dimension (D x W x H)

25.5" x 17.2" x 5.2"


Supports dual, single Intel� / AMD processors