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SMP

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(Social Welfare) statutory maternity pay
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A powerful follow-on to the Profusion chipset that HP jointly developed with Intel, the F8 chipset has been designed for even higher performance and bandwidth by combining PCI-X input/output technology, Gigabit Ethernet, Ultra3 SCSI and Intel Xeon processor MP.
The Profusion chipset delivers the capability to expand up to eight Pentium III Xeon processors in a server, and it makes the Wintel(TM) platform competitive on scalability and performance to the Unix RISC platform.
Intel Corp, which has had its share of bad luck lately with the Camino Rambus memory chipset, has another problem, and this time it is in the Pentium III Xeon processors when they are used in conjunction with the new eight-way Profusion chipset.
The server is built on an Intel Profusion chipset, which balances CPU, memory, and I/O throughput for enhanced performance and scalability.
4 kernel due in 6 to 8 months will have full eight-way support for the Intel Profusion chipset.
The new and highly scalable Profusion chipset, enables 8-way Pentium III Xeon processor-based servers and truly brings businesses the ultimate value for enterprise computing," said Michael Pope, Director Intel Enterprise Server Software Programs.
The next-generation HP ProLiant DL760 server, scheduled for shipment in early 2003, is based on the second-generation 8-way ProFusion chipset, code-named F8.
Fujitsu Siemens Computers BV, the Dutch-based merger of the Japanese and German groups' European computer businesses, said yesterday it will ultimately drop Fujitsu's work with Intel's Profusion chipset and converge its eight-processor server lines into a single offering based on Siemens' proprietary third-level caching solution.
Following Intel's September 1999 announced specification of Emulex host bus adapters and hubs for 8-way platforms based on Intel's Profusion chipset, Emulex also announced that Unisys had selected its LP8000 host bus adapter to provide fibre channel connectivity for the Unisys e-@ction Enterprise Server, which is based on the Intel Profusion chipset.
HDS isn't doing anything new with its Profusion chipset design.
Marking the availability of its delayed Profusion chipset, Intel Corp will launch new Xeon processors today (Monday) in the 1Mb and 2Mb 550MHz versions intended for four and eight-way servers.