MANASSAS, Va., May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- NCS Technologies, a leading provider of servers, internet appliances, notebooks, desktops and industrial computers today announced that it will soon start shipping server appliances based on Intel's new enterprise platform with Dual-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) processors. "NCS can now provide to its OEM, government and commercial customers a complete range of server appliances featuring the new Dual-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) processor 5000 and 5100 series," said Sophia Chew, Vice President of Intel's Reseller Channel Operations at Intel Corporation. "These new Dual- Core server platforms reaffirm Intel's commitment to provide energy efficient computing performance." Featuring the Intel(R) 5000P (Blackford) and Intel(R) 5000V (Blackford VS) chipsets, the Dual-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) based server appliances support DDRII 667MHz Fully Buffered DIMM (FBD) memory, fast PCI Express bus, the Intel(R) I/O Acceleration, Virtualization and Core(TM) Microarchitecture technologies. These next-generation server appliances support Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5100 and Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5000 series dual-core processors with 1333MHz or 1066MHz system bus. The Dual-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5000 series processor delivers up to twice the performance of a single core Xeon(R) processor. The Dual-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5100 series processor is suitable for data centers where low power and low heat are critical and delivers 3.5 times improvement in performance per watt over a single core Xeon(R) processor. "We welcome this technological change from Intel(R) and are pleased to incorporate the new Dual-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) processors in our servers. The 5000 and 5100 series dual core processors from Intel(R) will help meet the performance, thermal and power requirements of many of our customers," said Pranay Prakash, Executive Director, OEM Servers & Appliances for NCS. NCS has developed these new server appliances in rack-mountable 1U, 2U, 3U and 4U form-factors. More information on these server appliances can be obtained by calling NCS at (866)-627-0990 or by sending an e-mail to Ncsappinfo@ncst.com About NCS NCS Technologies, Inc. is a leading provider of Windows(R), Linux(TM) and BSD compatible servers, internet appliances, notebooks, desktops and industrial computers. The company's rock-solid products are manufactured in its ISO 9001:2000 registered state-of-the-art facility and are available in a range of built-to-order configurations. Please visit http://www.ncsapp.com to learn more about NCS' Appliance Partner Program. NCS can also be reached at (703) 621-1538. Intel, the Intel logo and Xeon are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Performance tests and ratings are measured using specific computer systems and/or components and reflect the approximate performance of Intel products as measured by those tests. Any difference in system hardware or software design or configuration may affect actual performance. Buyers should consult other sources of information to evaluate the performance of systems or components they are considering purchasing. For more information, visit Intel Performance Benchmark Limitations (http://www.intel.com/performance/resources/limits.htm).
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