News November 5, 2012

New Solutions based on AMD Opteron™ 6300 Series Processors

ZT Systems Announces Precision-Fit Data Center Server Solutions
based on AMD Opteron™ 6300 Series Processors

Secaucus, NJ — November 5, 2012 —ZT Systems, a leading provider of complete server and rack-level compute solutions for large and hyperscale data centers, today announced solutions featuring the powerful new AMD Opteron™ 6300 Series processors based on the Piledriver core architecture. Joined with ZT’s signature custom engineering, integration and delivery capabilities, these platforms form the basis for precision-fit solutions to the unique technical and business requirements of individual data center customers.

“ZT Systems is pleased to work with AMD in announcing customized platforms featuring Opteron 6300 series processors,” said Brent Miller, ZT Systems Vice President of Marketing and Business Planning. “ZT solutions powered by these new processors can help our customers benefit from improved server performance and efficiency, while extending platform lifecycles for greater overall cost effectiveness. ZT Systems’ precision-fit design approach coupled with this latest generation of AMD processors provides an attractive option for large data center customers seeking an optimal balance of performance, scalability and cost.”

ZT server solutions featuring Opteron 6300 Series processors offer up to 37 percent higher performance per watt than comparable prior generation solutions, which means data centers running robust large-scale software systems will be able to enjoy high performance combined with low total cost of ownership (TCO). Leveraging ZT servers featuring Opteron 6300 Series processors, with up to 16 cores and 3.5 GHz base frequency, customers can optimize data center floor space through consolidation and tackle the most processor-intensive server workloads.

ZT solutions begin with close, confidential customer engagement to establish application requirements and data center constraints. Server platforms are designed using industry-standard parts, combined where necessary with custom elements and innovative engineering approaches. To ensure high levels of consistent quality, ZT’s controlled manufacturing process includes shop floor control, change management, BOM control and component level tracking for all systems.

For optimal ease of deployment, servers can be pre-racked and cabled, and full racks can be shipped worldwide with an industry-leading delivery SLA. ZT’s commitment to operational excellence is demonstrated by a strong track record of on-time delivery, and global service, support and RMA capabilities keep server fleets running dependably.

About ZT Systems: Backed by USA-based manufacturing and over 18 years’ experience, ZT Systems serves data center operators from the largest internet infrastructure companies to top research universities and government entities.