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2008-11-13 09:00:16

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced four IBM servers that will feature the new Quad-Core AMD Opteron(TM) processor. The new servers provide the IT efficiency needed in a new enterprise data center, with the BladeCenter LS42 using 16 percent less power than competitive blade offerings. IBM will deliver new 45nm Quad-Core AMD Opteron processor-based systems that offer exceptional power-efficiency, performance and virtualization capabilities for today's most demanding datacenters. These include:...

2008-11-13 09:00:10

MILPITAS, Calif., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Appro (http://www.appro.com/), a leading provider of supercomputing solutions, today announces that it will support the 2000 and 8000 series of the new Quad-Core AMD Opteron(TM) processors, codenamed "Shanghai," based on 45 nm process technology. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010301/SFTH064LOGO-a) Appro will refresh its Dual and Quad-socket server line with performance optimized and power-efficient server platforms based on the...

2008-11-13 09:00:10

Verari Systems, a premier developer of independent blade-based computing and storage platforms for the data center with the highest density, availability, and energy efficiency in the market, today announced that its highly scalable BladeRack(R) 2 X-Series blade server platforms, and select rack-optimized servers, can now be upgraded to incorporate the new Quad-Core AMD Opteron(TM) processor. Featuring significant enhancements to AMD's industry-defining native quad-core microprocessor...

2008-11-13 09:00:09

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. , a leader in application-optimized, high performance server, workstation and blade solutions, today announced availability of the industry's broadest selection of server solutions ready for the new 45nm Quad-Core AMD Opteron(TM) (Shanghai) processors. Supermicro offers high-density, energy-efficient, 4-way/2-way SuperBlade(R), 4-way 1U, 1U Twin(TM), Universal I/O (UIO) and whisper-quiet workstation solutions, all...

2008-11-13 09:00:09

Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAVA) today announced the Korean Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI) and the Ontario Cancer Biomarker Network (OCBN) are powering their HPC compute clusters with a range of Sun technologies, including the Sun(TM) Constellation System, Solaris(TM) 10 Operating System (OS) and Sun CoolThreads(TM) servers. "Sun's broad HPC portfolio provides customers like KISTI and OCBN a range of powerful solutions for building HPC clusters," said John...

2008-11-13 00:00:10

Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) today introduced eight new tower, blade and rack-mount PowerEdge servers based on the new Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors. Leading the industry in virtualization performance, the new PowerEdge servers and blades can help customers reduce IT complexity and costs. The News: -- The new Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors are now available in two- and four-socket Dell PowerEdge servers, including three blade servers (M905, M805, M605), four rack servers (R905, R805,...

2008-11-13 00:00:06

AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced widespread availability of its 45nm Quad-Core AMD Opteron(TM) processor, delivering up to 35 percent more performance with up to a 35 percent decrease in power consumption at idle.(1) With IT decision-makers looking to do more with less, the newest Quad-Core AMD Opteron processor can help drive data center efficiencies and reduce complexities with innovations that offer superior virtualization performance and increased performance-per-watt. Global OEMs are...

2008-11-11 09:00:20

Mellanox(R) Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MLNX) (TASE:MLNX), a leading supplier of semiconductor-based, server and storage interconnect products, today announced that as part of the HPC Advisory Council, Dell, AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) and Mellanox will provide open access to a jointly developed high-performance computing cluster in an effort to support the creation of new applications and workload best practices. To create application and workload best practices, Mellanox, Dell, and AMD have...

2008-11-06 00:00:05

AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that more than 85 server motherboards and barebones servers are validated to support the upcoming 45nm Quad-Core AMD Opteron(TM) processor and are available today. Thanks to the generational consistency that only AMD offers with its server processor, leading server infrastructure providers including ASUS, Supermicro, and Tyan are currently shipping high-performance server motherboards. These boards are optimized for OEMs, ODMs, solution providers and business...

2008-11-05 12:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Third I/O Incorporated today announced the results of a collaborative benchmark with AMD and Emulex Corporations, which achieved a sustained data rate of over 1.1 million I/O operations per second (IOPS), using Third I/O's Iris Storage Platform. These results mark the first time that over one million IOPS has been achieved on a single server or storage hardware platform. In addition, 100% of the benchmarked configuration was created using...


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