The Super Micro SuperServer 5086B-TRF is available with eight 8-core Xeon processors. The company said it plans on making the system available with 10-core Xeons, codenamed Westmere-EX, shortly after they are available in early April. The new product packs a lot in a 5u system, including 8 CPUs, 64 DIMMs, up to 10 PCI 2.0 expansion slots, and 24 hard drives, Herz said. The system is targeted at financial institutions, research groups, oil and gas companies, and other organizations with a need for high-performance computing.
InformationWeek Tech Digest August 03, 2015The networking industry agrees that software-defined networking is the way of the future. So where are all the deployments? We take a look at where SDN is being deployed and what's getting in the way of deployments.