Today ScaleMP announced that, together with its technology and channel partners, it will offer a competitive solution for any customer holding a SGI shared-memory UV quote. According to the company, their competitive solutions will provide 20 percent more memory, 20 percent greater performance at 20 percent lower price than an eligible SGI quote.
This limited-time offer provides customers with a single source for solutions based on vSMP Foundation software and the latest x86 hardware. With support for up to 256 TB of RAM and 32,768 CPUs, ScaleMP solutions power extreme shared-memory systems. ScaleMP solutions support scalable system backplane with over 500 Gbps (bidirectional) and allows for active-backplane redundancy, preventing interconnect failure from hurting system stability.
ScaleMP is very excited to be teaming with our technology partners to provide the industry with more affordable and better performing shared-memory systems. With the growing demand for shared-memory and large-memory applications, we are looking to increase the penetration of software-defined systems into the broader IT ecosystem,” said Shai Fultheim, CEO and founder of ScaleMP.
Solutions based on vSMP Foundation allow choice of hardware platform and are available based on the most recent Intel and AMD processors. vSMP Foundation will also support Intel’s upcoming Ivy Bridge processors at launch time.
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