Quad-Core AMD Opteron™ processor with AMD server chipset provides new capabilities for edge-of-network solutions
At the Embedded Systems Conference today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced immediate availability of a new enterprise-class embedded platform based on the Quad-Core AMD Opteron™ processor and new AMD SR5690/SP5100 server chipset. Seven AMD Opteron processors in three power bands, in conjunction with the new low-power chipset, allow high-end embedded vendors to enable increased performance-per-watt* for edge-of-network systems such as telecom/datacom, storage, and security servers, and routers and switches.
This comprehensive platform offers:
* increased performance* enabled for virtualized and multithreaded embedded applications;
* enhanced NEBS-friendly thermal specification;
* single source for design and tight technology integration support among CPUs, chipsets and GPUs;
* compatibility between processor generations …