Compute Nodes: 1 node per chassis (native), 1, 2 or 4 nodes per chassis (3rd party)
Data Nodes: 1 node per chassis (native)
Datrium DVX Compute Nodes are delivered exclusively in 1U/1-node building blocks. 3rd party server options include all form factors including 1U, 2U, 2U-2N and 2U-4N options.
Datrium DVX Data Nodes are delivered exclusively in 2U/1-node building blocks.
Denser nodes provide a smaller datacenter footprint where space is a concern. However, keep in mind that the footprint for other datacenter resources such as power and heat and cooling is not necessarily reduced in the same way and that the concentration of nodes can potentially pose other challenges.