Press Release – 2015/1/16
Chip Shot: Intel® Xeon® Processor E7 v2 Family Awarded
Best Server Processor of 2014
Jan. 16, 2015 – Today, The Linley Group recognized the Intel® Xeon® processor E7 v2 family as the Best PC or Server Processor of 2014 in its annual Analysts’ Choice Awards. According to The Linley Group, the Xeon E7v2 family was selected as the clear choice as it represents the greatest performance gains for customers. Offering a huge improvement for scalable servers, the Xeon E7v2 family upgrades the processor core, north-bridge microarchitecture, and system platform simultaneously and using Intel’s 22nm FinFET technology. Used by customers such as eBay and the London Stock Exchange, the processor family offers twice the compute performance, three times the memory capacity, and four times the I/O bandwidth of its predecessor while offering advanced RAS features for high reliability and uptime. Check out The Linley Group press release for more information.