Intel Scalable

The biggest bad boy in our lineup is getting a huge boost, with the new Intel Scalable Gold 5120 processor and its crazy good memory bandwidth.

Deploy Now: Just $2.001460

The Latest and Greatest

We like to say: go bold or go home.  At least when it comes to things like databases and high performance applications.

We've worked closely with our most demanding customers to build a new "top dog" system that incorporates Intel's latest generation processor, and showcases its unique advantages, including incredible memory channel performance.  With dual Xeon Gold 5120 processors, you'll get 28 physical cores with a 2.2Ghz base clock speed (3.2Ghz max turbo) along with 384 GB of blazing fast RAM and a beefy 3.8 TB NVMe drive.  

Get ready to rock and roll for just $2.00/hr.

2 x Intel® Scalable™ Gold 5120

2 x Intel® Scalable™ Gold 5120 (28 cores @ 2.2 Ghz)

384 GB of DDR4-2133 RAM

384 GB of DDR4 ECC RAM

Boot Drives
2 x 120GB m.2 SSD

2 x 120GB m.2 SSD boot drives help maximize your storage footprint.

3.8 TB NVMe

3.8 TB of blazing fast Enterprise NVMe storage.

2 x 10 Gbps Bonded Network

A full 20Gbps Network Pipe with 2 x 10 Gbps Bonded NICs in an HA configuration

Intel Scalable is Available in the Following Locations:

  • SJC1 (Sunnyvale)
  • EWR1 (New York Metro)

Officially Supported Operating Systems

Custom iPXE

Ubuntu 17.10 (Certified)

Packet's ability to consistently deploy bare metal in 5-10 minutes is a huge win for our customers, and their modern API with cloud-init support made for a smooth integration.

Borja Burgos-Galindo Director of Product Management @ Docker

Packet is a great choice for running containers on bare metal. We found their flexible APIs and support for CoreOS made for an easy integration and Their high spec servers provide great performance at an affordable price compared with traditional VM based clouds.

Ross Fairbanks Chief Architect @ Microscaling Systems

With their 'no overlay' bare metal cloud platform, Packet has taken pure Layer 3 network automation to the next level.  We're thrilled to work closely with Packet and see Project Calico users build scalable virtual networks on top of bare metal.

Andrew Randall CEO @ Tigera

As the world's leading DNS & traffic management platform, we require access to high performance network capacity across the globe.  We've found Packet's on-demand bare metal compute and API controlled networking features to be the perfect tool to scale our global delivery network.

Jonathan Sullivan SVP of Operations @ NS1

At, we're collecting, processing and storing millions of data points per second for our global customers.  Packet's NVME-powered bare metal servers and global availability zones give us the horsepower we need to power our SaaS monitoring and metrics service.

Raj Dutt Founder & CEO @ Raintank

With Packet users get a cloud platform that supports infrastructure how Google does — on bare metal, with full automation. That’s why we chose Packet as a key platform partner for Tectonic, the Enterprise Kubernetes distribution.

Brandon Philips CTO @ CoreOS

Packet's platform is a natural fit for Rancher, and we're excited to bring this new infrastructure option to our users.

Shannon Williams Co-founder @ Rancher

When Cloud 66 customers asked about running containers on bare metal, Packet was the obvious choice. They offer best of breed functionality when it comes to combining the power of bare metal with the flexibility of the cloud.

Khash Sajadi CEO @ Cloud 66

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