ASUS Released 8‑core, 12-core AMD Opteron supported G34 Board

Asus KGPE-D16 Motherbaord

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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