Tyan Delivers High Value Through AMD Validated Server Program
Solid Service and Support Process Further Enhanced
FREMONT, CA --
Having access to knowledgeable technical staff and options to repair or replace products or product components is invaluable for customers engaging opportunities in the whitebox server space. In order to deliver the kind of service and support that customers are looking for, Tyan is developing and delivering servers that are strictly tested, verified, and have met the AMD Validated Server Program guidelines. Tyan products which have been included in the AMD Validated Server program guidelines include:
- Transport GT20 (B2865)
- Transport GT20 (B3870)
- Transport GT24 (B2891)
- Transport TA26 (B2882)
- Transport TX46 (B4882-D)
To become part of the AMD Validated Server line-up, there are stringent guidelines applied to every product and ODM participant. Requirements of the AMD Validated Server alliance are as follows:
- 24-hour, 7-day phone support worldwide
- 48-hour RMA service, from time of authorization
- Spare parts (FRU) support for channel customers
- Thermal and design qualification on all AMD Validated Server products
By exercising strong adherence to the regulations outlined in the AMD Validated Server program, Tyan will effectively provide AMD Opteron™ processor-based server products to the channel that will meet the quality standards set by larger system providers in the tier-1 space, with strong service and support backing behind each and every AMD Validated Server product sold.
“Today’s whitebox builders and system integrators have met with definitive needs for product quality, service and support. In order to compete, they need server suppliers that can own up to those responsibilities,” said Danny Hsu, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing at Tyan Computer Corporation. “By working with AMD through their AMD Validated Server initiative, Tyan will enable customers with products that meet their needs for reliability and support, bringing tier-1 level features into the channel space.”
“We congratulate Tyan on the validation of five outstanding x86 server products for the channel based on AMD Opteron processors with industry-leading performance-per-watt to meet the demands of end-users across the globe,” said Pierre-Yves Ferrard, corporate vice president, Worldwide Channel Sales & Marketing, AMD (NYSE: AMD).
Tyan’s pre-built server system product line which contains AMD Validated Server products are listed here: http://tyan.com/products/html/barebone_amd.html
Customers interested in the AMD Validated Server alliance can read more about it here:
Tyan Computer Corporation, founded in 1989 by Dr. T. Symon Chang, designs, manufactures and markets advanced x86 and x86-64 server/workstation board technology platforms and server solution products. Its products are sold to OEMs, VARs, System Integrators, and Resellers worldwide for a wide range of applications. Tyan enables its customers to be technology leaders by providing scalable, highly-integrated, reliable products for a wide range of applications such as server appliances and solutions for high-performance computing, and server/workstation usage in markets such as CAD, DCC, E&P, Bio-sciences and HPC. Since its inception, Tyan has consistently been one of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States. Tyan was named to the prestigious INC 500 in 1997 and 1998 (the 19th fastest growing U.S. company in 1997). Tyan was also ranked by Deloitte & Touché as one of the USA's "Fast 500", as well as one of Silicon Valley's "Fast 50" companies in 1998. For more information, visit the company's web site at http://www.tyan.com
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