Penguin Computing Reveals New Product Lineup Powered by Intel(r) Xeon® Processor E5-2600 Family

New Server, Storage and Workstation Product Families Deliver the Next Level of Performance and Efficiency

FREMONT, Calif.--()--Penguin Computing, experts in high performance computing (HPC) solutions, today announces immediate availability of the company’s new Intel-based product portfolio that is entirely based on the brand new Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 family. This new generation of products will offer unprecedented performance and efficiency.

The new product portfolio includes the Relion series rack-mounted servers, Icebreaker series storage solutions and Niveus series workstations. With these new products technical and scientific users will achieve a higher simulation throughput, getting more work done in less time.

Some of the performance benefits of the new processor line over the previous generation of CPUs include the following:

  • AVX instructions for higher computational throughput
  • Support for the third generation PCI-E architecture for higher I/O bandwidth
  • Level three cache of up to 20MB
  • Support for higher memory speeds
  • Additional memory controller for increased memory bandwidth

“At Penguin Computing, we always strive to provide the very latest technology in reliable systems, backed by world-class support,” said Charles Wuischpard, president and CEO of Penguin Computing. “With Penguin’s industry expertise and focus on providing high-quality systems and the performance and efficiency benefits of the Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 family, our new systems will be a winning platform for our customers.”

Through Penguin’s close partnership with Intel and as one of their top five world-wide partners in the HPC space, the company has been able to extensively qualify these processors several months ahead of their official release. Penguin has also been providing early access to this new processor architecture through their public HPC cloud offering, Penguin On Demand (POD).

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About Penguin Computing

For well over a decade Penguin Computing has been dedicated to delivering complete, integrated High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions that are innovative, cost effective, and easy to use. Penguin offers a complete end-to-end portfolio of products and solutions ranging from Linux servers and workstations to integrated, turn-key HPC clusters and cluster management software. For those who want to use supercomputing capabilities on-demand and pay as they go, Penguin offers Penguin on Demand (POD), a public HPC cloud that is available instantly and as needed. With its broad portfolio of solutions Penguin is the one-stop shop for HPC and enterprise customers and counts some of the world’s most demanding HPC users as its customers, including Caterpillar, Life Technologies, Dolby, Lockheed Martin, the US Air Force, and the US Navy.

Penguin Computing is a registered trademark of Penguin Computing, Inc. Penguin on Demand is a pending trademark in the US. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners. Other product or company names mentioned may be trademarks or trade names of their respective companies.


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