Archive for August, 2008

AMD Opteron claims the top 3 spots in 16 core virtualization performance benchmark VMmark

Wednesday, August 27th, 2008

AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it has achieved the top spot on the VMware® VMmark virtualization benchmark for x86 servers with the Quad-Core AMD Opteron processor-based HP ProLiant DL585 G5. AMD now holds the top three spots on the 16-core VMmark benchmark. This latest result is further proof that Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors provide a high-performance virtualization solution that allows data center managers to make large-scale virtualization deployments and do so at an attractive price point.

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