Asus has already released its first Magny-Cours-ready motherboard which supports new 8- and 12-core Opteron 6100 processors. The motherboard featuring the AMD G34 socket with an AMD SR5690/SP5100 chipset as well as the board has eight (4-channel) DDR3 memory slots per CPU, ASUS unique PIKE upgrade kit, and ASUS ASMB4-iKVM module for remote management. total 6 PCI/PCI-X/PCI-E slots, 14 SATA ports, three Ethernet connectors, and a D-Sub output.
ASUS Server Business Unit said, “The KGPE-D16 serverboard supports extreme performance typical in enterprises or institutions with high-performance computing demands or web-facing servers which reach critical processing levels when internet traffic surges. So we are pleased that the AMD Opteron 6100 processor and AMD Server Chipset combination provides the muscle to handle these situations.”
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