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AMD Opteron 885, 285, and 185 to be
Supported by Current and Upcoming Tyan Products

FREMONT, CA, March 6th, 2006 -
Today's launch by AMD of their new AMD Opteron x85 line of server/workstation processors marks a continued gain in multi-core technology offerings by AMD into several markets and applications. With the launch these new exciting processor models, Tyan is re-affirming its commitment to enabling customers to becoming technology leaders by supporting the new AMD Opteron x85 models on current and upcoming Socket 940 server and workstation motherboards, as well as Tyan's stellar line of barebones server solutions products.

There are numerous advantages offered by the AMD Opteron processor which are leveraged by Tyan platforms to deliver incredible performance-per-watt features and the speed to meet customer application demands. The prime feature set of AMD's Opteron processor family include technology such as AMD PowerNow!™, which provides maximized power savings for high-density populations of servers and workstations, significantly saving customers much in cost overhead per unit installation and per site. Another key feature is multi-core support which delivers the performance needed to run everything from DCC to E&P simulation and modeling applications and much more, at speeds and efficiency ratios previously unavailable in single core models.

"Today's launch by AMD of their AMD Opteron 885, 285, and 185 processors represents a continued outlook for AMD to providing customers with performance solutions for every segment," said Danny Hsu, VP of Sales and Marketing at Tyan Computer Corporation. "Tyan is committed to enabling customer leadership by offering them the latest technology available in servers, workstations, and barebones server solutions, and with this announcement of support for the new speed grades in the AMD Opteron family on current and upcoming Socket 940 products, Tyan is continuing to fulfill its promise to enable and support customer leadership through the use of Tyan products."

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About Tyan

Tyan Computer Corporation, founded in 1989 by Dr. T. Symon Chang, designs, manufactures and markets advanced x86 and x86-64 server/workstation board technology platforms and server solution products.  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 products for a wide range of applications such as server appliances and solutions for high-performance computing, 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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