NCS Server Appliances to Feature High Performance and Low Power Dual-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5000/5100 Series (formerly Dempsey/Woodcrest) Processors

May 30, 2006, 01:00 ET from NCS Technologies, Inc.

    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
     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 to learn more about NCS' Appliance Partner Program.
 NCS can also be reached at (703) 621-1538.
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