We perform our quick benchmarks on two SanDisk Lightning 400GB SSDs (34nm SLC SAS drives also known as the 406s or lb406s)
The Supermicro X10SRi-F is an excellent low cost single socket Intel Xeon E5 V3 platform that has six PCIe slots and integrated Intel i350-am2 Ethernet and KVM-over-IP
We are starting to see some of the Intel LGA1356 deals predicted a few months ago. Socket B2 Intel Xeon E5-2400 series is replacing Westmere-EP for lab use
We see major performance improvements while benchmarking the Intel Xeon E5-2620 V2 and E5-2620 V3 processors using the Linux-Bench test suite
Our quick quide to the Intel AXXRMM4LITE / RMM4_LITE for iKVM features on Intel branded servers. We show the devices, what they enable and street pricing
We look at the SanDisk Optimus 400GB SAS SSDs in a striped RAID configuration to see performance compared to other SAS SSDs we have tested recently
The Gigabyte MD70-HB0 is a great platform for dual Intel Xeon E5-2600 V3 processors with integrated 12gbps SAS and Intel X540 10Gbase-T Ethernet
TYAN OpenPOWER reference system announced at only $2700 with a Power8 processor, 16GB of RAM and a 500GB hard drive.