Unisys: New Intel Xeon E7-Based Forward! Servers
Blue Bell, Pa.-based Unisys expanded its Forward! enterprise servers with support for the new Intel Xeon Processor E7 v2 family.
The new high-end Forward! models 4150 and 4120 use the Intel Xeon Processor E7 4800 v2, giving them 48- and 60-processor cores, respectively, per node, or about four times the number of cores in the previous Forward! servers. They have up to 12 partitions per node, with 512 GB of memory per partition.
The midrange Forward! models 2080 and 2100 use the Intel Xeon Processor E5 2600 v2 for up to 16- and 20-processor cores and up to 12 partitions per node, with 384 GB of memory per partition.