Phoronix: Tyan Tempest i5000XL S2692 [Review]
Jul 20, 2006, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Since publishing our preview of the Tyan Tempest i5000XL last
month, we have received an overwhelming amount of messages from
Phoronix readers who have been intrigued by Tyan's joint project
with Intel on the Tempest series as well as the Toledo and Tank.
While the various Tyan Tempest boards still seem to be in limited
quantities, we are back again today with our performance figures
for the Tyan i5000XL as well as taking a further look at its
GNU/Linux compatibility. Once again, some of the features for the
Tempest i5000XL include support for Intel Dempsey and Woodcrest
Xeon processors, FB-DIMM modules, dual PCI Express x16, SATA2, and
the Intel 5000X Chipset. Other products in the Tyan Tempest line-up
include the i5000PW, i5000PX, i5000VF, i5000VS, and i5000XT..."