SuperBlade(R) Servers Enable LHC Project with Superior Computational
Performance, Scalability, and Power Efficiency
GENEVA, Switzerland, Oct. 21 /CNW/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Nasdaq:
SMCI), a leader in application-optimized, high performance server solutions,
today participated in the inauguration ceremony for the famous CERN (one of
the world's largest research labs) LHC (Large Hadron Collider) Project in
Geneva. Supermicro's SuperBlade(R) servers enable the LHC Project with
superior computational performance, scalability, and energy efficiency.
"We are honored to have Supermicro's industry-leading blade server
technology installed at the foundation of this monumental scientific research
project," said Charles Liang, CEO and president of Supermicro. "Our
SuperBlade platforms deliver unsurpassed performance, computing density and
energy efficiency, making them ideal for HPC clusters and data centers."
The LHC Project deploys Supermicro's award-winning SuperBlade servers.
These optimized solutions empower Supermicro customers with the most advanced
green server technology available, including 93%(*) peak power supply
efficiency, innovative and highly efficient thermal and cooling system
designs, and industry-leading performance-per-watt (290+ GFLOPS/kW(*)).
Earlier this year, Supermicro's SuperBlade won the Best Green Data Center
Solution award at BladeSystems Insight 2008 held in Tucson, Arizona, May
12-14. Easy to deploy, easy to use, and offering the best price-to-
performance and profit potential available, the SuperBlade was ranked number
one by CRN over IBM and Dell in its latest blade product review. Visit
http://www.crn.com/hardware/207800358 to read the full CRN cover story
entitled Blades of Glory.
Supermicro Server Building Block Solutions(R) offer exceptional
flexibility and outstanding feature advantages. For more information on
Supermicro's complete line of server and workstation solutions go to
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(*) Peak power efficiency and performance ratings based on internal test
For further information:
For further information: Michael Kalodrich, Michaelk@supermicro.com, or
Super Micro Computer, Inc., +1-408-503-8000, Marketing@Supermicro.com Web