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April 6, 2010

Intel’s Xeon 7500 Processors Are a Game Changer

Charles King

During the past decade, the evolution of “good enough” solutions has become increasingly deadly for enterprise servers. Compute processes once clearly defined by Unix systems, including high-performance and supercomputing, have shifted almost entirely to x86. Vertical markets dominated by Unix-centric vendors like Sun Microsystems — telcos and financial services are good examples — are increasingly populated by x86 enthusiasts.

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