Keep your datacenter green with AMDÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s quad-core Opteron
If youÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re a datacenter manager with power consumption on your list of things to reduce, then youÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re in luck. Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) announced Monday it will be releasing, low-power(High Efficient) quad-core Opteron processors, targeted at servers.
The processor has a thermal envelope of only 55 watts, other quad-core processors have higher thermal envelopes of 105 watts or 75 watts. It will come in two flavors, a 2300 series are designed for servers with two processors, and a 8300 series designed for servers with four to eight processors.
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