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Tyan Tiger K8WE (S2877) Delivers
Server and Workstation Power in a Small Scale Package

FREMONT, CA, November 2nd, 2005
- Many system builders prefer to use a single design in order to expedite builds and leverage from established learning curves. Tyan has taken this fact to heart in the development and release of the
Tiger K8WE (S2877), a motherboard that offers both server and workstation flavors in a compact-sized ATX form factor. Features of the Tiger K8WE include the following:

  • Dual AMD Opteron™ 200 Series Processor support; Single & Dual Core capability
  • NVIDIA nForce™ Professional 2200 core-logic
  • Supports up to 24GB of DDR400/333/266 Registered memory w/ ECC & ChipKill
  • Up to two (2) Gigabit Ethernet ports for fast network connectivity
  • Dual PCI Express x16 slots (one with x16, one with x4)
  • Serial ATA-II (3Gb/s) with NVIDIA RAID and built-in 8MB ATI® server graphics
  • ATX form (12" x 9.75"): fits many industry-standard tower & rackmount chassis
  • Available in server and workstation flavors
  • . . . and much more!

"Tyan and AMD believe in customer-centric innovation, and our continued collaborations are yielding the latest advancements that will help benefit end-users worldwide," said Pat Patla, director, server/workstation marketing, Microprocessor Solutions Sector, AMD (NYSE: AMD). "The AMD Opteron processor with Direct Connect Architecture is designed for system stability and outstanding performance and – along with the latest motherboard from Tyan – helps provide improved system reliability for our customers."

"Many customers across the industry want to realize the power of extremely-scalable, flexible system motherboards, but not at the cost of space or higher-priced system components," stated Danny Hsu, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing at Tyan. "By introducing the Tiger K8WE (S2877), Tyan has effectively provided a platform with the performance to meet demanding applications both in the server and workstation fields, but with a total cost of ownership that makes dual-core, dual-processing performance widely available to customers in multiple markets."

Tiger K8WE (S2877) is currently sampling to select customers and will be shipping in volume worldwide by end of Q4'05.

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About TYAN

Tyan Computer Corporation, founded in 1989 by long-time Intel and IBM executive Dr. T. Symon Chang, designs, manufactures and markets advanced system board technology.  Its products are sold to OEMs, VARs, System Integrators, and Resellers worldwide for a wide range of applications.  Tyan enables its customers to be technology leaders by providing scalable, highly-integrated, reliable platforms for a wide range of applications such as Internet appliances, and server/workstation usage in markets such as CAD, DCC, E&P and HPC.  Since its inception, Tyan has consistently been one of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States.  Tyan was named to the prestigious INC 500 in 1997 and 1998 (the 19th fastest growing U.S. company in 1997).  Tyan was also ranked by Deloitte & Touché as one of the USA's "Fast 500", as well as one of Silicon Valley's "Fast 50" companies in 1998.  For more information, visit the company's web site at


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