News September 8, 2014

Solutions featuring the Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v3 Product Family

ZT Systems Announces Server Solutions for Leading-Edge Hyperscale Performance and Efficiency featuring the Latest Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v3 Product Family

Secaucus, NJ — September 8, 2014 — ZT Systems, a leading provider of purpose-built compute and storage solutions for hyperscale data center customers, today announced the availability of server solutions featuring the new Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v3 product family.

These platforms leverage the leading edge performance and efficiency of the Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v3 product family within server solutions featuring ZT Systems’ signature custom design, manufacturing, integration, and delivery capabilities. Through early design collaboration with leading cloud and internet infrastructure providers, ZT has developed valuable experience and a unique perspective on architecting, building, and deploying solutions featuring this technology into hyperscale environments.

“ZT Systems platforms featuring these new processors have made an extremely positive impression on customers during prelaunch development and testing,” said Casey Cerretani, ZT Systems Chief Technology Officer. “Energy efficiency and performance metrics for our platforms based on the Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v3 product family are greatly improved relative to previous generation solutions. For customers operating the largest server fleets, workload-tailored ZT Systems platforms featuring these new processors can increase application performance while driving down operational cost through enhanced energy efficiency and density.”

With up to 18 cores per socket and enhanced power management features, ZT solutions equipped with these processors are attractive options for hyperscale customers looking for the best performance per watt, per dollar.

“The new Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v3 product family is designed to deliver the best combination of performance, built-in capabilities, and cost-effectiveness,” said Eoin McConnell, Xeon E5 family product line director, Data Center Group. “Intel values the ability of ZT Systems to create purpose-built solutions that leverage these new Xeon processors to meet the unique needs of some of the largest and most demanding cloud and internet infrastructure providers.”

ZT Systems is a proven design, manufacturing, and logistics partner for customers in the hyperscale compute space. As the winner of the Intel Breakaway Award, ZT has been recognized by Intel for dramatic growth in this area. ZT leverages a strong working relationship with Intel to bring customers the latest server technology in platforms custom engineered to meet their requirements.

ZT solutions begin with close, confidential customer engagement to establish requirements, leveraging our extensive experience with hyperscale workloads and supply chain considerations. Application-tailored server and storage solutions are developed through an innovative approach that combines industry-standard parts with custom-designed elements as appropriate. To ensure consistent quality, ZT’s controlled manufacturing process includes shop floor controls, change management, BOM controls, and component-level tracking for all systems.

For optimal ease of deployment, fully integrated and tested rack-level solutions 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. Global service, support, and RMA capabilities keep our clients’ server fleets running dependably.

About ZT Systems: Backed by USA-based manufacturing and 20 years of experience, ZT Systems serves data center operators from the largest cloud providers and internet infrastructure companies to top research universities and government entities.