Six-core Xeons supported by 25 Tyan systems and mobos
Looking for a system or motherboard to play host to one or two of Intel's swanky new Xeon 5600-series CPUs? Odds are Tyan makes something appropriate. The company has announced 25 solutions that fully support 32-nm Westmere-EP processors: 15 motherboards and 10 barebones systems. On the motherboard front, there are numerous server and workstation boards on offer, including several that have passed Nvidia Tesla certification. Barebones systems are available in 1U and 4U sizes, with a couple of the latter sporting a Tesla stamp of approval. For a comprehensive list of Tyan's six-core-ready wares, check out the full press release.