AMD Raises the Bar for Server 2008 R2 Price/Performance

By ServerWatch Staff (Send Email)
Posted Apr 30, 2010


AMD has recently announced world-record 2P price/performance scores in the benchmark tests for online transaction processing. The record-setting scores were achieved on an HP ProLiant DL385 G7 server powered by the new AMD Opteron 6000 Series platform. The company's news release on MarketWire says that the HP ProLiant DL385 G7 server was powered by AMD Opteron processor Model 6176 SE running Microsoft SQL Server R2 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2.


The company has announced world-record 2P price/performance scores in the benchmark tests for online transaction processing.

"'AMD, Microsoft and HP continue to work in tandem -- from engineering to marketing -- with the common goal of bringing efficiency and scalability to our joint enterprise computing customers,' said Nigel Dessau, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, AMD. 'AMD is delivering optimized price/performance with the latest release of the AMD Opteron 6000 Series platform, while delivering technology solutions designed to address the variety of real-world computing demands our customers face every day.'"

Read the News Release at MarketWire

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