Dell is Working with Leading Partners to Deliver a Complete Multi-core Platform
Dell is working with leading software partners to ensure that customers can easily deploy multi-core technology across their enterprise.
"Microsoft is excited to support Dell's new line of PowerEdge servers based on industry-standard, dual-core Intel Xeon processors and Microsoft Windows Server System products. As proven by the recent TPC-C benchmark results on Microsoft SQL Server 2005, we expect customers to gain significant price and performance benefits from Dell's PowerEdge servers."
- Paul Flessner, Senior Vice President, Server Applications, Microsoft Corporation
"Red Hat's integrated support for multi-core systems provides our customers with a high performance solution while protecting their application and IT investments," said Brian Stevens, vice president of Operating Systems Engineering at Red Hat. "Dell with Red Hat Enterprise Linux now offers customers a high performance, high value choice in multi-core computing." Leigh Day, Director, Corporate Communications
"Data center and high-performance computing needs are becoming increasingly important in organizations that are also very conscious of improving cost efficiencies. As such, virtualization and multi-core technologies will become more prevalent in business environments.
Dell and Novell's strategic partnership is well placed to target this burgeoning market and provide multi-core and virtualization support by combining Dell's leading-edge server platforms with Novell Linux operating system solutions."
- Markus Rex, CTO Open Source and Platform PBU for Novell
"Dual-Core Dell PowerEdge Servers will deliver a way to get more performance out of multiple CPUs within a single CPU socket .That's going to offer performance advantages for everyone in the market. We see multi-core processors as the wave of the future." Judson Althoff, Vice President of Global Alliances"