St. Albans, United Kingdom, June 1, 2009, Boston Limited, now in its 17th year as a Pan European distribution partner for silicon valley based Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), today launches the fastest 1U on the planet.
The 1U server is from a range of GPU optimised platforms providing 2 Teraflops of performance featuring 240 cores per GPU. The 1U integrates two enterprise class nVidia Tesla M1060 / C1060 GPUs connected to an Intel 5520 chipset based motherboards supporting Xeon 5500 Series Nehalem processors.
The 2U and 4U platforms feature 4 GPU cards providing 4 Teraflops of performance with 960+ cores delivering an ideal Personal SuperComputer.
“To address the requirements for this emerging high-performance, highly parallel computing segment, Supermicro has developed the world’s first truly optimized GPU servers featuring multiple x16 non-blocking native GEN2 PCI-Express connectivity” said Charles Liang, CEO and President of Supermicro.
“These platforms feature 93% power efficiency and offer the best performance per watt” said Manoj Nayee, Managing Director of Boston Ltd. “Furthermore customers can expect rock-solid reliability thanks to high thermal optimization and rigorous testing of every server we build and ship. We have been working closely with Supermicro to have solutions ready to ship at launch, the range starts with a fully configured 1U SS6016T-GF-TC2 with dual Tesla C1060, dual Nehalem quad core E5504, 3TB of storage, 48GB DDR3 1333MHz memory, costing £4999 ex VAT including 3 years warranty”
Boston offers bespoke services for specialist applications which includes product design consultancy. Additional services include on-site warranty and financial solutions including leasing.
About Boston Limited
Founded in 1992 Boston Ltd has built up an exceptional reputation within the IT trade by supplying the latest in high performance technology backed up by unrivalled in-house pre and post sales technical expertise. Boston Ltd prides itself in the meticulous engineering of cutting edge server, workstation and storage solutions that are offered with Climate Neutral and Worldwide Warranty support options. For further details visit www.boston.co.uk or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Super Micro Computer, Inc
Supermicro, established in 1993, emphasizes superior product design to produce class-leading server boards, chassis and server systems.