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AMAX Information Technologies

May 05, 2010 11:00 ET

AMAX Launches 1,920-Core 4U GPU Server

Delivering HPC Performance at a Smaller Footprint, Lower Cost and Energy Consumption

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - May 5, 2010) -  AMAX (www.amax.com), a leading ODM manufacturer of appliance platforms, GPU solutions, and custom server and storage in North America, delivers a new generation of GPU servers featuring up to eight NVIDIA® Tesla™ GPUs. The ServMax Xn-4101G supports up to 12 CPU cores and 1,920 GPU cores with nearly 8 Teraflops of parallel computing performance in a single 4U chassis, enabling engineers, scientists, and researchers to solve the world's most important computing challenges -- more quickly and accurately.

Fully certified to operate on the massively parallel CUDA GPU computing architecture, AMAX's latest ServMax Xn-4101G solution delivers performance equivalent to a CPU-only system at 1/20th the power consumption, 1/10th the cost, and up to 250x the performance.

The ServMax Xn-4101G delivers a quantum leap in performance for applications such as life sciences, geosciences, engineering & sciences, molecular biology, medical diagnostics, electronic design automation (EDA), government and defense, visualization, financial modeling, and oil & gas.

"AMAX has consistently been first to market with game changing computing technologies that deliver best-in-class, high performance supercomputing solutions to meet our customers' most demanding HPC applications and I/O requirements," said James Huang, Product Marketing Manager of AMAX. "Our ServMax Xn-4101G platform dramatically improves the processing of large and complex compute-intensive workloads, shortens design and development cycles, and drives new levels of innovation and productivity."

Additional features of AMAX's ServMax Xn-4101G include:

  • Eight Tesla GPUs with 32GB GPU memory in a single system
  • Up to eight teraflops of parallel computing performance in a 4U chassis
  • Support for IEEE 754 single & double floating point precision
  • Up to 144GB DDR3 1333/ 1066/ 800MHz ECC registered memory

About AMAX
Founded in 1979, AMAX is a trusted leader in Custom Server and Storage Solutions in North America. Headquartered in Fremont, California, AMAX also has branch offices in several North America locations and China. AMAX's expertise drives two key divisions that deliver customized computing solutions to a wide range of industries. AMAX's Appliance Manufacturing Division provides efficient and top-of-the-line manufacturing solutions and global logistics to OEM customers; and AMAX's Corporate Solutions Division provides innovative and scalable custom server, workstation, server, and cluster products. For more information, please visit www.amax.com.

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