Supermicro Ships Application-Optimized UP Solutions with Intel(R) Xeon(R) Processor E3-1200 Product Family

By Super Micro Computer Inc., PRNE
Monday, April 4, 2011

Servers and Server Boards Deliver up to 25% Performance Improvement, 2x Memory Footprint, 20 PCI-E 2.0 Lanes, and SATA 3.0

SAN JOSE, California, April 5, 2011 - Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), a global leader in server
technology innovation and green computing, today announced a broad selection
of uni-processor (UP) server building blocks optimized for the Intel(R)
Xeon(R) processor E3-1200 product family (formerly codenamed Sandy Bridge)
and Intel C202/C204 Chipsets. This new generation of UP server solutions
delivers increased throughput, and higher performance-per-watt and
performance-per-dollar compared to its predecessors by delivering up to 25%
performance improvement, 2x the memory footprint (32 GB total), 20 PCI-E 2.0
lanes, and two SATA 6 Gb/s ports (SATA 3.0).


"Our advanced SuperServer(R) architecture and broad selection of products
optimized for the new generation UP Intel(R) Xeon(R) server processors
deliver greater performance and lower power consumption with reduced TCO for
customers," said Charles Liang, President and CEO of Supermicro. "We believe
that these latest 4 / 2-Core UP server solutions will help IT managers
seeking higher performance and efficiency to realize better results with
fewer resources to optimize their operations."

"End users are demanding server solutions with increased performance, ECC
memory support, and decreased power consumption," said Boyd Davis, VP and GM
of Intel Data Center Group Marketing. "Supermicro and Intel are enabling
customers to realize improvements across all of these categories with
Supermicro's server solutions based on the new Intel(R) Xeon(R) processor E3

Today's announcement comprises eight new SuperServer(R) models, and eight
new server boards including mainstream X9SCL(-F), performance X9SCM(-F), quad
LAN X9SCi-LN4(-F), and full-featured X9SCA(-F). The SuperServers(R) consist
of the following optimized configurations:

    - Storage and cloud computing optimized 5017C-MTF with X9SCL-F server
      board and high-performance Gold Level power SuperChassis 813MTQ-350CB
    - SMB optimized 5017C-MTRF server with X9SCL-F server board and Gold
      Level high-efficiency redundant power SuperChassis 813MTQ-R400CB
    - High-performance, low-TCO mainstream 1017C-TF with X9SCL-F server board
      and cost-effective Gold Level high-efficiency power SuperChassis
      111LT-330CB chassis
    - Value optimized server 5017C-TF with X9SCM-F server board and Gold
      Level power SuperChassis 811TQ-350B
    - Low-power, appliance optimized high-efficiency 5017C-LF with X9SCL-F
      server board and short-depth SuperChassis 510L-200B
    - Entry-level, compact all-purpose 5017C-MF with X9SCL-F server board and
      space efficient SuperChassis 512F-350CB
    - Performance 5037C-T mid-tower server with X9SCA server board and
      whisper-quiet 21dB SuperChassis 732i-500B
    - Value 5037C-i mini-tower server with X9SCL server board and 25dB
      whisper-quiet SuperChassis 731i-300B

Detailed product information on this launch is available at For complete information on
Supermicro's comprehensive line of server, server board and chassis solutions
please visit

About Super Micro Computer, Inc.

Supermicro(R) (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance,
high-efficiency server technology is a premier provider of end-to-end server
solutions for Enterprise IT, HPC and Cloud Computing worldwide. Supermicro's
advanced Server Building Block Solutions(R), offer the most comprehensive
array of application-optimized servers, workstations, blades, storage, GPU
systems, network switches and rack cabinets/accessories for IT and datacenter
deployments. The company's system architecture innovations include Twin
Architecture, SuperBlade(R) and Double-Sided Storage(TM) which deliver
unrivaled performance and value. Supermicro is committed to protecting the
environment through its "We Keep IT Green(R)" initiative by providing
customers with the most energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly solutions
available on the market. Founded in 1993 and headquartered in San Jose,
, Supermicro has operations centers in Silicon Valley, Taiwan and
the Netherlands and partners with major Distributors, VARs and SIs worldwide.
For more information please visit

Supermicro, SuperServer, SuperBlade, Server Building Block Solutions and
We Keep IT Green are registered trademarks and Double-Sided Storage are
trademarks of Super Micro Computer, Inc. All other trademarks are the
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United States
and other countries.


David Okada of Super Micro Computer, Inc., +1-408-503-8063, davido at

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