From the Wires
Supermicro Launches Six-Core Opteron With PCI-E 2.0 Solutions
- New Line of Servers, Blades and Workstations with GPU-optimized Computing, 40Gb/s QDR InfiniBand, 6Gb/s SAS 2.0, Gold Level Power Efficiency
By: PR Newswire
Sep. 21, 2009 09:30 AM
"Supermicro's new six-core A+ server, blade and workstation solutions
with PCI-Express 2.0 deliver outstanding performance and value to customers
in all segments of the marketplace," said
"We selected Supermicro because of the cutting edge blade technology in
the supercomputing space," said
"With their continued support of AMD server platform technology,
Supermicro is supplying the channel with innovative, high-end solutions that
deliver the cost and power efficiencies customers need today," said
In addition to the performance enhancements in Six-Core AMD Opteron processors with AMD chipset, Supermicro's new line of A+ solutions offers these high-performance design features:
- GPU-optimized designs: Support up to four double-width GPUs along with two CPUs and up to 3 additional high-performance add-on cards - 6Gb/s SAS 2.0 designs: Four-socket and two-socket server and workstation solutions with double the data throughput of previous generation storage architectures - Universal I/O designs: Provide flexible I/O customization and investment protection - QDR InfiniBand support option: Integrated QDR IB switch and UIO add-on card solution for maximum I/O performance - High memory capacity: 16 DIMM models with high capacity memory support to dramatically improve memory and virtualization performance - High-efficiency VRMs: Save energy and reduce electricity costs - Gold Level power supplies: Further increases overall system power savings - Up to 10 quad-processor (MP) or dual-processor (DP) Blades in a 7U enclosure: Industry-leading density and power efficiency with up to 240 processor cores and 640GB memory per 7U enclosure
The full range of Six-Core Supermicro A+ solutions includes both DP and MP servers and workstations in 1U, 2U, 4U, tower, and blade form factors. For more detailed information on these new solutions, please visit www.supermicro.com/SR5690_SP5100/.
Supermicro Server Building Block Solutions(R) offer exceptional flexibility and feature advantages. For more information on Supermicro's complete line of server, workstation and blade solutions go to www.supermicro.com.
About Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI)
Supermicro emphasizes superior product design and
uncompromising quality control to produce industry-leading serverboards,
chassis and server systems. These Server Building Block Solutions provide
benefits across many environments, including data center deployment,
high-performance computing, high-end workstations, storage networks and
standalone server installations. For more information on Supermicro's
complete line of advanced motherboards, servers, and optimized chassis, visit
www.supermicro.com, email Marketing@supermicro.com or call the
Supermicro, SuperBlade and Server Building Block Solutions are registered trademarks and 1U Twin and 2U Twin2 are trademarks of Super Micro Computer, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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