Super Micro Computer, Inc. (SMCI) today announced fully optimized support for 2nd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors on its entire portfolio of X11 servers, storage systems and Server Building Block Solutions.
Supermicro has optimized its entire X11 portfolio to fully leverage the performance advantages of the new 2nd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors (formerly codenamed Cascade Lake) and accompanying new innovations including Intel Optane DC persistent memory to increase memory capacity and affordability and Intel Deep Learning Boost to enable more efficient AI (artificial intelligence) acceleration.
With these new Supermicro Resource-Saving servers, customers can expect better data center performance (35% faster), better TCO (up to 50% reduction) and less impact on the environment.
“With the industry’s strongest and broadest product line, our designs deliver world record performance and take full advantage of 2nd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable Processors’ new features such as 10% faster DIMMs, 50% more memory capacity, faster CPU frequency up to 3.8GHz, and Intel Optane DC persistent memory,” said Charles Liang, President and CEO of Supermicro. “Furthermore, our all-flash NVMe 1U storage servers support all of the next-generation flash technologies including NF1 and EDSFF form factor SSDs to deliver the highest storage bandwidth, best IOPS performance, NVMe over Fabrics support and ease of maintenance. We already have over a dozen high-profile customers reporting exciting performance gains using these new 2nd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors on a variety of applications.”