MENU

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise introduces new naming convention

Posted by Oksana Zybinskaya on February 11, 2016
Tags: , , , , ,
Share on Facebook0Share on Google+0Share on LinkedIn0Share on Reddit0Tweet about this on Twitter0
4.6/5 (15)
4.6/515

New Integrity MC990 X is the first server in a line conforming to the new naming convention, with ‘MC’ standing for ‘mission critical’ and ‘X’ standing for ‘Xeon’.It replaces the Proliant DL980 (‘DL’ – ‘density line’). The name changes are implemented in order to meet specific customer needs, e.g., high performance and cloud computing. HP will keep the Proliant name for low-end and mid-range servers, and also keep the BL (blade) designation.

HPserver

The Integrity MC990 X is designed for in-memory processing of databases and other applications. It has SGI’s NUMAlink interconnect for efficient use of resources. This server supports up to eight 18-core Xeon chips (144 processor cores altogether) and 6 TB of DDR4 memory, and can hold up to two 1.8-inch SSDs and up to four additional 2.5-inch SAS hard drives or SSDs. All servers in MC line will use Linux.

Server price starts at $70,000.

 

This is the review of an article.

Source : COMPUTERWORLD.com

Related materials:

Views All Time
3
Views Today
11

Please rate this

Return to all posts

HYPER-CONVERGENCE TAKES HOLD
Hyper-Converged Needs to Get Beyond the Hype
The following two tabs change content below.
Oksana Zybinskaya
Oksana Zybinskaya
Online Marketing Manager at StarWind. In touch with virtualization world, may know stuff you are interested in.