Supermicro® Launches New Server Solutions Supporting Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600/1600 Families

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology and green computing unveils its new generation server platforms supporting the Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600/1600 families at CeBIT 2012 in Hannover, Germany this week.

This comprehensive product launch showcases the vast array of systems, serverboards and computing solutions Supermicro has deployed delivering higher performance with Intel’s newest 8 core, 16 thread processors. Debuting alongside this launch are innovative, free-air cooled systems designed to withstand 47 C operating temperature environments that make it easier to achieve a better PUE (e.g., 1.05).
In addition, Supermicro has created a new platform architecture dubbed “FatTwin”, an evolution of Supermicro’s Twin architecture, offering enhanced system cooling, power savings, lower TCO and ultimate flexibility to support any application or upgrade path. Major advances in high-efficiency (95%) Digital Switching power supplies and integrated UPS battery backup module technologies provide increased efficiency and high-availability for mission critical applications. When combined with full rack integration services and new Data Center Management software that manages health, power and maintenance of servers in large deployments, Supermicro provides the most complete, scalable computing solutions with maximized performance and the highest levels of efficiency.

“With the launch of our extensive lineup of new generation server solutions optimized for Intel’s new Xeon processors, computing and cooling power savings and greater storage capacity, Supermicro is delivering a superior computing platform for data center, enterprise, cloud and high performance computing,” said Charles Liang, President and CEO of Supermicro. “We offer customers a time-to-market advantage with early deployment of production ready solutions across our major new lines of products. In 2012, Supermicro is leading the industry with the widest selection of high-performance, high-efficiency server building block solutions and creating the new paradigm in scalable computing.”

“Intel® Xeon® processor E5 family-based platforms offer the best combination of performance, built-in capabilities, and cost-effectiveness for IT’s diverse needs,” said Boyd Davis, Intel Vice President and General Manager of the Datacenter Infrastructure Group. “Supermicro’s platforms take advantage of the Intel® Xeon® processor E5 product family’s new innovations such as Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions, PCIe 3.0, and Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, to provide optimized power, increased security, flexible performance, and the opportunity to streamline our customer’s data centers.”

For more information about Supermicro’s complete X9 server and computing platforms go to http://www.supermicro.com/X9.

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