AMD Opteron 6172 - 2.1 GHz - 12-core Product Details
Dell Twelve-Core Opteron 6172 processor gives you the performance and efficiency to handle real world workloads, with superior value and energy efficiency at every price point. With twelve cores per socket it offers improved performance for multithreaded environments like virtualization, database and web serving. Its HyperTransport technology Assist (HT Assist) reduces cache probe traffic between processors, which can result in faster queries in 4- and 8-way servers. Moreover, the HyperTransport 3.0 technology (HT3) increases interconnect rate helping improve overall system balance and scalability for scale out computing environments. Also, its AMD-P suite of power management features including AMD PowerNow! technology, AMD CoolCore technology and Dual Dynamic Power Management helps reduce energy use and making Opteron processor based systems "greenest".