ASUS Launches AMD G34 Socket-based Serverboards

By on April 6, 2010
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ASUS KGPE-D16 board will utilizes AMD Opteron 6100 Series processors.

Press release:
ASUS announced the launch of the new ASUS KGPE-D16 serverboard featuring the AMD G34 socket for 8- and 12-Core AMD Opteron™ 6100 Series processors. Equipped with an AMD SR5690/SP5100 chipset as well as supporting 4-channels of DDR3 memory per processor, ASUS’ unique PIKE upgrade kit, and ASUS ASMB4-iKVM module for remote management, the KGPE-D16 is a reliable platform that runs heavy server operations while achieving exceptionally low power consumption.

Exceptional Processing Threshold with AMD Opteron™ 6000 Series platform (codenamed “Maranello”)

Equipped with the AMD SR5690/SP5100 chipset, the KGPE-D16 utilizes AMD Opteron™ 6100 Series processors to help deliver exceptionally efficient performance to handle massive real-world workloads. Tom Lin, General Manager, ASUS Server Business Unit said, “The KGPE-D16 serverboard supports extreme performance typical in enterprises or institutions with high-performance computing demands or web-facing servers which reach critical processing levels when Internet traffic surges. So we are pleased that the AMD Opteron™ 6100 processor and AMD Server Chipset combination provides the muscle to handle these situations.”

“Our longstanding relationship with ASUS helps assure enterprises and research institutions of a tightly integrated serverboard designed to harness the full processing capabilities of the latest AMD Opteron™ 6100 processors,” said Patrick Patla, Vice President and General Manager, Server and Embedded Divisions, AMD. “The KGPE-D16 is tailored for the requirements needed by end customers to succeed in ever more demanding computing environments.”


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