About Hugh Mercer: I am a sales development manager in Intel’s Enterprise Solution Sales group. One of my responsibilities is working with Intel’s Server Platforms Group to indentify, develop and highlight success stories around Intel’s server platforms and technologies.
Every day, Intel® technology and platforms help companies solve business problems and challenges. Here are a few of the growing number of stories and reasons for choosing Intel processors and technology.
Winning: Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH)
Leading German university turns to Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series for high-performance computing
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· Implemented small server farm. Intel Xeon processor series performed more powerfully than RISC architectures.
· 2010 scale out. In 2010, the university plans to implement some 400 more systems with over 20,000 cores powered by the upcoming Intel Xeon processors code-named Nehalem EX
Alyotech turns to Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series to deliver insightful design improvements
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· Alyotech benchmarked the new processor, developed on 45nm Hi-k next generation Intel® Core™ Microarchitecture, and increased performance by 65 percent over the previous generations, dual-core servers
Winning: Atos Origin
Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series helps Atos Origin lower total cost of ownership of its data centre environment.
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- Atos Origin compared the performance of the Intel Xeon processor 5500 series with four cores to that of the previous-generation with just two cores. It found, on average, 2.4x greater transaction throughput running a web server, 1.75x running a database server and 1.25x running an email server.
Winning: Business and Decision GroupBusiness and Decision Group powers forward with huge virtualization project underpinned by the IntelRead about it here The results:Early results showed thatPower consumption was reduced by approximately 30 percent compared to the previous generation of processors. Winning: Onkosh.com IntelRead about it hereThe results: Winning: BMW Migration to IntelRead about it hereThe results: Winning: SociSETAO turns to IntelRead about it hereThe results: