AMD unveils AMD Ready Solutions for data center deployments

AMD announced the launch of AMD Ready
Solutions for servers, a collaborative effort with server platform
manufacturers to provide ready-to-market AMD Opteron 6200 Series
processor-based motherboards through authorized AMD distributors.

Motherboard manufacturers such as ASUS,
Supermicro and TYAN are able to bring fully validated and rigorously tested
platforms to market even more quickly.

These new platforms address market demands
and customer requirements for a wide range of server workloads, including
high-performance computing (HPC), cloud computing, virtualization, enterprise
and database applications and Web/email servers.

“With AMD Ready Solutions for servers,
our customers can find complete and verified server platforms in the channel
the day of launch,” said Paul Struhsaker, corporate vice president and
general manager, Commercial Business at AMD.

Among the key distributors who are expected
to offer AMD Ready Solutions platforms on day of launch are ASI, Avnet, Inc.,
Ingram Micro, Supercom and SYNNEX Corp.

“ASUS is collaborating with AMD to
deliver the market’s most comprehensive portfolio of the new AMD Opteron 6200
Series processor-based motherboards and server platforms,” said Tom Lin,
general manager of Server Business Unit at ASUS.

“As the leading provider of innovative
server and motherboard solutions, Supermicro delivers first-to-market, advanced
computing solutions to customers worldwide,” said Don Clegg, vice
president of Marketing and Business Development at Supermicro.

“TYAN continues to raise the
performance bar and expand its innovative product line by integrating the new
AMD Opteron server processors,” said Albert Mu, vice president of MiTAC
International Corporation’s TYAN Business Unit.

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