Dual-processor motherboard using Intel C610-series chipset


2 x Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v3 product family


64GB RDIM, 2133 MT/s, Dual Rank


One 1TB SATA 6Gbps 3.5 inch hot-plug hard-drive

One 480GB Solid State Drive 6Gbps 2.5 inch hot-plug drive

I/O Ports

Rear panel ports: COM port, VGA port, USB and USB 3.0 ports Front panel ports: VGA port, DVD drive

Ethernet Ports

4 x 1 Gigabit Ethernet ports

System Power

2 x 550W power supply units, 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz, 3.7A-7.4A

Control Panel

LEDs indicate power on, network activity, hard disk drive activity, overheat warning, and fan failure; control panel also includes a main power button and a reset button

Cooling System

6x high-efficiency fans


Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.2 x 1.7 x 25.4 in. (437 x 43 x 645 mm)

Weight: 27 lbs (12.25 kg), Shipping Weight: 47.45 lbs (21.7 kg)

Operating Environment

Up to 35°C (95°F) maximum temperature is reduced by 1°C/300m (1°F/547 ft) above 950m (3,117 ft).

Operating System

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 64-bit Standard Edition with 10 remote desktop user licenses

Rack-Mount Kit

Rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes, or tooled mounting in 4-post threaded hole racks, with support for optional tool-less cable management arm

Application Support

10 Users on the following applications:

  • IxNetwork
  • IxLoad
  • IxOS

The Ixia Application Controller AppServ-01 is a high-end dual-processor, 1U rack-mount server platform with state-of-the-art features. It optimizes and enhances Ixia test application performance by running Ixia applications in a server-based environment. Connection via the Microsoft® Remote Desktop (RDT) facility provides access to the test applications on the server, minimizing client requirements. The Ixia Application Controller centralizes application updates and installation, simplifying test-environment management.