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Bull announces two new single-socket NovaScale servers featuring quad-core Intel® Xeon® 3200 series processors

Increased performance/watt, energy efficiency, scalability and reliability for the new entry-level servers from the NovaScale Universal range

Paris, January  10, 2007 -

Bull announces the single-socket quad-core T810 and T820 servers featuring the new Intel® Xeon® 3200 series processors - codenamed Kentsfield.

Available in tower format, these entry-level servers used as file or print servers perfectly meet workgroup requirements.

As with all NovaScale servers, the T810 and T820 servers are administered using NovaScale Master, the software suite developed by Bull to ensure ease of operation and reduce the management costs of IT infrastructures.

"By integrating four cores on a single processor, these new servers provide outstanding price/performance and energy/performance ratios. They will contribute to reducing the costs of infrastructures using entry-level servers," commented Pierre Duval, Director of Bull's NovaScale Business Unit.

NovaScale Universal T810 and T820: key advantages

- Performance/watt

- Reliability

- Simplified installation and administration

Technical specifications

NovaScale Universal T810 model

- Tower format

- One quad-core Intel® Xeon® 3200 processor

- 1066 Mhz FSB Bus, EM64T

- Four SATA/SCSI HDDs or three hot-swap SCSI HDDs

- Up to 2TB internal storage

- Up to 8GB main memory (DDR2 533/667)

- Three PCI-Express slots + two PCI 5V

NovaScale Universal T820 model

- Tower format

- One quad-core Intel® Xeon® 3200 processor

- 1066 Mhz FSB Bus, EM64T,

- Four hot-swap SATA2 or SAS HDDs

- Up to 2TB internal storage

- Up to 8GB main memory (DDR2 533/667 ECC)

- Two PCI-Express slots + three PCI 5V


Windows® Server 2003 R2

Red Hat® Enterprise Linux 4.4

SUSE Linux® SLES 10

Intel® Xeon® series 3200 processor

The Intel® Xeon® series 3200 processor features a 1066 Mhz FSB, a 2 x 4MB cache memory and virtualisation technologies. Microsoft® Windows® and Linux® 32 and 64-bit applications are supported.

Price and availability of T810 and T820 servers

Price of a NovaScale Universal T810 configuration with one processor, 512MB memory, one 80GB disk and one DVD: €820.

Available now.

Price of a NovaScale Universal T820 configuration with one processor, 512MB memory, one 80GB disk and one DVD: €1,140

Available in February 2007.

About Bull, an Atos company


Bull is the trusted partner for enterprise data. The Group, which is firmly established in the Cloud and in Big Data, integrates and manages high-performance systems and end-to-end security solutions. Bull's offerings enable its customers to process all the data at their disposal, creating new types of demand. Bull converts data into value for organisations in a completely secure manner.

Bull currently employs around 9,200 people across more than 50 countries, with over 700 staff totally focused on R&D. In 2013, Bull recorded revenues of €1.3 billion.

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About Atos

Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with 2013 pro forma annual revenue of €10 billion and 86,000 employees in 66 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defence, Health, Manufacturing, Media & Utilities, Public Sector, Retail, Telecommunications and Transportation.

Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, and Worldline.

For more information, visit: atos.net

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