SGI announced the availability of its SGI Octane III Personal Supercomputer. The Octane III comes office ready in a one-by-two-foot form factor with a pedestal. It is available in two different models the Intel 1-Way model (OC3-19DV1) which is powered by 19 Intel Atom dual core processor and up to 76GB of RAM. There is also another 19 single socket model that packs Quad-Core Intel Xeon processor 3400 processor.
Then there is the Intel 2-Way model (OC3-10TY12) which packs the power of up to 20 Intel Xeon quad-core 5500 series processor and 960GB of RAM. There are different configurations available which are detailed below:
Octane III is available in a variety of configurations:
- * Ten dual-socket, Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series-based nodes
- * One dual-socket, Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series-based workstation with advanced NVIDIA graphics and/or GP-GPU card support
- * Nineteen single-socket, Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® processor 3400 series-based nodes
- * Nineteen single-socket, Dual-Core Intel® Atom™ processor-based nodes
Octane III is immediately available with Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series or Intel® Atom™ configurations. The base configuration price starts at $7,995