Thursday Jul 02, 2009

Increase the memory bandwidth by 12% with a BIOS upgrade

Sun has engineered its Intel Xeon 5500 (Nehalem-EP) based servers to reliably operate at 1333 MT/s with two DDR3-1333 DIMMs populated per channel. The increase in bus speed results in up to 12% memory bandwidth improvement. This mode can be enabled after a software update download from sun.com.

Full story in John Nerl's blog.

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