The Intel 'Grizzly Pass' server was just recently released by Intel. Today we are going to put it through it's paces. We are going to run several Intel 710 series SSD's in a RAID 5 array and test the system as a web server with several different operating system configurations. We will also be looking at the performance of the new Intel Xeon E5-2660 LGA2011 processors! Join us as we take a look at the latest entry into the server world by Intel!
Since each of the Intel Xeon E5-2660 processors has eight cores plus hyper-threading, the Intel Grizzly Pass server has a total of 32 threads of processing power. When the Windows task manager was opened up for the first time, we couldn't help being impressed by the look of 32 threads. It's hard to imagine that just a few short years ago we were oohing and aahing over dual core processors...
Article Title: Intel Xeon E5-2600 Sany Bridge-EP Server Processors
Article URL: http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1871/1/
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