Super Micro and Intel offer cloud research center in the Netherlands

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Infrastructure manufacturer Super Micro and smart giant Intel have recently started a joint Cloud Center of Execellence in the Netherlands. In this research centre, customers of both suppliers can give demonstrations or test different products and proof-of-concepts.

Technology offered

Specifically, according to a press release, the two manufacturers, together with the Cloud Center of Excellence, are offering a variety of racks with Super Micro’s server and solutions in combination with the latest Intel technology.

This test setup includes the new, fully configurable 1U All-Flash Storage platform from Super Micro. This storage system supports half a petabyte of NVMe storage, among other things, in combination with the latest storage media such as Intel Ruler and EDSFF flash NVMe for storage density. In addition, the setup also features Intel Optane DC SSDs and the Intel Optane DC persistent memory for memory expansion, as well as vROC.

Value for end users

Within this environment, end users of the Cloud Center of Excellence can try out their workloads on the suppliers’ equipment in controlled situations. According to Super Micro and Intel, this allows them to accelerate their path to technological (digital) transition. According to both initiators, suppliers of cloud services and cloud environments for companies and data centres in particular can present this.

Test centre location

The Cloud Center of Excellence of both manufacturers is located in the European headquarters of Super Micro which is also located in the Netherlands.

This news article was automatically translated from Dutch to give Techzine.eu a head start. All news articles after September 1, 2019 are written in native English and NOT translated. All our background stories are written in native English as well. For more information read our launch article.