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BW: API Introduces UP1100 Ultimate Performance Series Motherboard...

Jun 01, 2000, 21:18 (0 Talkback[s])

"API, (Alpha Processor, Inc.), a leading architect of high-performance solutions for high-bandwidth and compute-intensive applications, today announced the UP1100, the latest addition to its Ultimate Performance Series motherboards. The UP1100 offers Alpha Linux developers a complete, cost-efficient, entry-level Alpha board for Beowulf clusters, Web servers, development systems and rendering solutions."

"API's high I/O and memory bandwidth technology, combined with the UP1100's new features and the open source Linux software, enables system integrators to build high-performance, scalable and reliable systems. The low profile UP1100 features the Alpha 21264 processor on the UP1100 motherboard, allowing the overall cost of systems to be reduced. This provides research institutions, computer graphics companies and enterprises a cost-effective system for powering compute-heavy applications."

""The API UP1100 is an extension of our successful Ultimate Performance Series motherboard product line, giving developers the flexibility and scalability of API's technology at an attractive price point for the Linux platform," said Miles Chesney, vice president of Business Development at API. "More institutions and companies now will be able to take advantage of the high I/O and memory bandwidth needed for compute-intensive applications. The UP1100 is an ideal solution for existing customers currently using SX and LX motherboards."

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