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AMD Zone: AMD Processor-based cluster to run state-of-the-art safety tests for Mercedes-Benz

Dec 19, 2001, 20:36 (8 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Leo for this link. ]

"GENEVA, SWITZERLAND-DECEMBER 19, 2001- AMD today announced that DaimlerChrysler AG has implemented a server powered by the AMD Athlon MP processor 1800+ in its Mercedes-Benz Technology Center (MTC) in Germany. Based on AMD's advanced multiprocessing solution, DaimlerChrysler is utilizing the strength of several hundred AMD Athlon MP processors in one of the largest high-performance Linux clusters in the German automotive industry, to run crash simulations for Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

DaimlerChrysler's crash simulation team selected the AMD Athlon MP processor-based solution because it delivers superior performance and stability on single and dual processor-based servers for enterprise class applications."

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