April 14th, 2008, CA--Following TYAN Tempest S5396 that met requirements for use of the Intel Qualified logo in November 2007 TYAN Tempest i5400PL S5393 is now qualified under the Intel Qualified Server Board (IQSB) program*. TYAN S5393 is a DP Intel processor-based server platform that supports the latest multi-core Intel® Xeon® Processor 5400 Series up to 1333MHz front side bus. The Intel® Xeon® Processor 5400 Series supports up to 12MB of L2 cache and utilizes the next-generation 45nm process technology. TYAN motherboards listed under the Intel Qualified server Board (IQSB) program ensures TYAN customers a tested, proven and reliable Server platform that meets certain product support requirements specified by Intel. For more information about IQSB and to see the complete lineup of TYAN Server/Workstation motherboards that meet Intel Qualified Server Board requirements please visit the following website: http://www.intel.com/products/server/qualified/index.htm
Combining the TYAN S5393 motherboard with TYAN’s Rackmount Chassis Kit KGT24 (MX)
(http://www.tyan.com/product_rackchassis_detail.aspx?pid=10) ensures an optimized solution that meets industry system-level thermal requirements. TYAN’s compatibility and validation testing ensures compatibility with memory, peripherals and market-leading OS‘s from Microsoft and RedHat. A complete list of CPUs, memory, and OS‘s supported by the TYAN Tempest i5400PL S5393 can be found at: http://www.tyan.com/product_board_detail.aspx?pid=580
The S5393 features (8) FB-DIMM memory slots with a maximum capacity of 64GB, (2) PCI-e Gen2 PCI Express x16 slots, (1) PCI-e Gen2 PCI Express x8 slot, (2) PCI-X 64-bit 133Mhz slots and (1) PCI 32-bit 33Mhz slot. Also featured on the S5393 are (2) GbE LAN, (6) SATA2, (8) SAS ports and onboard XGI Z9S graphics controller. Server Management is supported with the optional addition of the SMDC M3295-2 or M3296 cards. For more information on the TYAN’s Tempest i5400PL S5393 Server motherboard, please visit the TYAN website http://www.tyan.com/product_board_detail.aspx?pid=580
*Note: To meet IQSB requirements, BIOS revision V1.01 and beyond is required.