Caliber Computer Corp. Announces Support For AMD'S Multiprocessing Architecture
FREMONT, CA --
Caliber Computer Corp. today announced the launch of the Super Viking line based on the new AMD Athlon™ MP processor and the AMD-760™ MP multiprocessing chipset. The Super Viking is powered by dual AMD Athlon MP processors, and is a perfect solution for professional users who demand exceptional performance and scalability for workstation class applications.
"Caliber Computer Corp. is excited to offer the Super Viking PC, featuring support for the AMD Athlon MP processor with Smart MP technology," said Albert Chang, president of Caliber. "We are very pleased with the performance of the AMD Athlon MP processor and AMD-760 MP multiprocessing chipset."
About the AMD Athlon™ MP Processor
The AMD Athlon™ MP processor with Smart MP technology is a seventh-generation x86 processor for high performance multiprocessing servers and workstations. AMD's innovative Smart MP technology features dual point-to-point, high-speed 266MHz system buses, which are designed to provide up to 4.2GB per second of sustainable bus bandwidth, and an optimized MOESI cache coherency protocol which manages data and memory traffic. The AMD Athlon MP processor, with stable Socket A infrastructure and support for DDR memory technology, has a high performance full-speed cache with hardware data pre-fetch, an advanced 266MHz front side bus with ECC support, a fully pipelined superscalar floating point engine, and an exclusive L2 Translation Look-aside Buffer (TLB).
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy awarded AMD an ENERGY STAR® Certificate of Recognition for its energy-efficient processors, including the AMD Athlon MP processor. These processors can help manufacturers meet stringent ENERGY STAR specifications for a variety of appliances, equipment and other products. Products with the ENERGY STAR label are designed to use less energy, save money and help protect the environment. AMD Athlon MP processors are manufactured using AMD's .18 micron copper process technology in Fab 30 in Dresden, Germany.
About Caliber Computer Corp.
Caliber Computer Corporation, headquartered in Fremont, California, is a leading computer systems company and a premier supplier of technology for business customers, government agencies, educational institutions and consumers. The company was founded in 1985. Today, Caliber has five offices worldwide and revenue for the last four quarters totaled $ 250 million.
Visit www.calibercorp.com for more information about Caliber and Super Viking products.