Kingston to Support Next-Generation AMD Opteron® Processors in New Line of Memory Modules
ValueRAM™ Memory Technology Combines High Performance With Low Power Consumption
Fountain Valley, CA --
Kingston Technology Company, Inc., an independent world leader in memory products, today announced the ValueRAM® DDR2 ECC and Registered ECC memory module, Kingston’s new memory technology supporting Next-Generation AMD Opteron™ processors. The new memory modules leverage proven AMD64 technology with energy-efficient DDR2 memory and AMD PowerNow!™ technology capabilities to deliver stability, reliability and high performance. Kingston’s ValueRAM DDR2 Registered ECC memory features speeds of up to 667 MHz, higher data bandwidths, lower power consumption and enhanced thermal performance. Combined with Next-Generation AMD Opteron processors, this latest memory technology creates a complete ready-for-market system.
“This is a significant development for Kingston, combining cutting-edge memory technology with the latest in processor development,” said Mark Tekunoff, senior technology manager, Kingston Technology Company. “Kingston’s ValueRAM DDR2 Registered ECC memory technology combined with Next-Generation AMD Opteron processors offers the perfect solution for consumers demanding leading price-performance, reduced operational costs, and the best in processor and performance memory.”
“Working closely with Kingston, AMD takes another step forward in addressing the demands for high-quality, high-performance memory technology among the growing server/workstation market,” said Pat Patla, Director, Server/Workstation Marketing, AMD (NYSE: AMD). “Next-Generation AMD Opteron™ processors with Direct Connect Architecture provide a consistent, thermally-efficient roadmap that is critical for serving new generations of compute-intensive users, without compromising performance.”
Kingston’s ValueRAM DDR2 Registered ECC memory modules are currently available in 256 MB, 512 MB, 1 GB, and 2 GB configurations to support high-end computing. Each module endures 24 hours of burn-in reliability testing, extensive dynamic testing and visual inspection. Kingston’s ValueRAM DDR2 memory comes with a lifetime warranty and 24/7 technical support plus the legendary reliability that makes Kingston the leader in memory.
For more detailed information on Kingston’s ValueRAM DDR2 technology and Kingston memory products, please visit the Kingston Technology Web site at kingston.com
or the ValueRAM Web site at valueram.com
About Kingston Technology Company, Inc.:
Founded in 1987, Kingston Technology Company, Inc. is the world’s largest independent manufacturer of memory and digital media products. The Kingston affiliated companies operate manufacturing facilities in Malaysia, Taiwan, China and Fountain Valley, Calif. Kingston’s back-end processing facility supports memory test and logistics. Kingston supports all memory processing functions from receipt of wafer to completed module. Kingston serves a network of distributors, OEMs, and retail customers in more than 3,000 locations worldwide. For more information on Kingston, call (800) 337-8410, or go to kingston.com.
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