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TYAN Unveils New Platorms with AMD Opteron 6100 Series Processor

TYAN Unveils New Platorms with AMD Opteron 6100 Series Processor

TYAN Unveils New Platorms with AMD Opteron 6100 Series Processor

All of the 5 TYAN platforms are compatible with 12-core AMD Opteron™ processors and DDR3 memory that supports PCIe® Gen 2 I/O, HyperTransport™3.0 technology, and APML technologies

Fremont, CA-- March 29, 2010 – TYAN today announced its new array of 5 platforms that fully support the 12-core AMD Opteron™ 6100 Series Processor (previously codenamed: “Magny-Cours"). Customers can experience up to double the performance, improved processor management and superior overall value with TYAN solutions powered by the 12-core AMD Opteron™ processors, which support PCIe® Gen. 2 I/O, HyperTransport™ and APML (Advanced Platform Management Link) technologies.

All 5 TYAN platforms are specially designed to manage various tasks ranging from general purpose to highly threaded, mission-critical workloads. TYAN’s products offer superior performance with increased memory capacity and adoption of AMD’s latest platform enhancements. TYAN’s S8230, S8236, GT62-B8230-LE and TN70-B8236-HE platforms deliver outstanding overall performance in various server application environments. TYAN also presents S8812 which is a 4-way platform targeted at HPC and more highly threaded computing applications. With the portfolio from TYAN, users from SMB to large datacenter customers can maximize operation efficiency and performance while also helping minimize the overall cost of ownership.

“Today, IT environments are challenging because of the increasing business performance demands from customers,” said Albert Mu, vice president of Enterprise Business Unit of MiTAC International Corporation. “To meet customers’ key requirements, TYAN is introducing platforms based on the new 12-Core AMD Opteron processor that delivers improved performance within the same thermal band, while also providing exceptional price performance.”

“AMD is committed to creating technology that addresses customer’s needs, and TYAN offers an extensive and diverse product line for a variety of critical business workloads,” said Patrick Patla, vice president and general manager, Server and Embedded Divisions, AMD (NYSE: AMD). “AMD and TYAN share a vision to help businesses achieve their performance goals without compromising cost or efficiency, and feel that we’ve delivering the right choice to customer’s with our latest 8- and 12-Core AMD Opteron processor.”

TYAN S8230 motherboard supports (2) 12-core AMD Opteron™ 6100 series processors, (16) DDR-III R/U-DIMM slots, (3) GbE, and 8-port SAS 6G controller, which is targeted at various general purpose applications. The counter 1U barebone platform is GT62-B8230-LE, which supports (8) 2.5” hot-swap HDDs, (1) FH/HL PCI-E Gen. 2 slot, and optional redundant power supply. Both solutions meet most of general purpose and SMB application requirements. TYAN S8236 is a rack-optimized motherboard with (2) 12-core AMD Opteron™ 6100 Series processors,(16) DDR-III R/U-DIMM slots, (3) GbE, and 8-port SAS 6G controller support. The counter 2U barebone platform is TN70-B8236-HE, which supports (8) 3.5” hot-swap HDDs, (3) FH/FL PCI-E Gen. 2 x16 slots, and optional redundant power supply. TYAN TN70-B8236-HE system can accommodate up to (3) FH/FL GPU adapters, which is designed and tailored for prevailing GPGPU applications. TYAN S8812 motherboard supports (4) 12-core AMD Opteron™ 6100 series processors with (32) DDR-III R/U-DIMM slots,(4) PCI-E Gen. 2 slots,(4) GbE and 8-port SAS 6G controller, which is the best solution to HPC customers.

TYAN’s five AMD Opteron™ 6100 Series-based platforms are expected to be widely available in Q2. Please visit http://www.tyan.com for more detailed information.

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