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Intel Xeon X3400 Series

Businesses today rely heavily on the performance, as well as on the dependability of their computer network to make their companies more efficient, more productive and more competitive. Despite this, many still use PC solutions for their server systems. These desktop based technologies weren’t designed for the 24/7 multiuser type of workloads demanded of servers that are the backbone of the network. 

Whether your client is a large enterprise or a small medium business, the computer infrastructure is critical to the success of the company. Recommending systems that delivery server management functionality, have advanced diagnostics, proper thermal dynamics, and are validated across a large spectrum of applications such as Intel’s server solutions help VARs differentiate their value proposition as well provide a higher ROI to their clients.

One of the best options is the award winning Intel S3420GP series of server boards as well as the Intel Xeon X3400 series processor which have brought server performance and price to the small medium business server sweet spot. As with all Intel server solutions, these products offer businesses robust management functions, detailed diagnostic capabilities, and Intel’s renowned validation.

Intel Xeon X3400 Series Server Processor
The Intel® Xeon® processor 3400 series is based on the Intel Nehalem microarchitecture to provide businesses with exceptional performance and power efficiency at a very affordable cost. The Intel Xeon 3400 processor-based servers protect critical business information and offer the performance headroom to make businesses more productive and support growth. 

Next-generation Intel® microarchitecture, codenamed Nehalem

Intelligent next-generation Intel® microarchitecture adapts to the workload, automatically increasing processor frequency for greater performance.

Intel® Turbo Boost Technology

Better performance enabled by Intel® Turbo Boost Technology, increasing processor frequency and enabling faster speeds when conditions allow

Intel® Intelligent Power Technology

Lower energy costs while minimizing impact to performance by automatically putting processor and memory into the lowest available power state.

Integrated power gates

Power to the individual processor cores is reduced to near-zero power, independent of other operating cores.

Intel® Virtualization TechnologyΨ

A suite of virtualization-specific hardware enhancements to Intel® processors, chipsets, and I/O devices to increase application reliability, security and overall system performance

Enhancements to Intel Virtualization Technology performance that further speeds up virtual machine transition (entry/exit) times. Supports hardware assist for I/O virtualization using Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (Intel® VT-d).

Intel® 64 architecture‡

Flexibility for 64-bit and 32-bit applications and operating systems