LinuxHardware.org: NVIDIA's nForce Professional: The Chips and Motherboards
Jan 28, 2005, 05:30 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Monday, NVIDIA released their second generation core-logic
'chipset' for the AMD Opteron platform. These new chips bring new
technologies such as PCI-Express and 3Gb/s SATA to the Opteron
processor. This release is very exciting to those into
multi-processor systems and even to some that wouldn't typically be
into such extreme computing power. We'll first be looking at the
new NVIDIA nForce Professional 2200 MCP and 2050 chips and find out
what we have to look forward to on new motherboards. Then we'll
touch on what these advancements mean to workstations and servers.
Finally, we'll take a look at the boards we've been able to dig up
off of the Internet and what Linux support worries we have..."