Puget Systems Integrates Intel E3 Xeon Family

Posted on June 22, 2011 by Jon Bach

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Puget Systems Announces Integration of the Intel® Xeon® Processor E3 Product Family

Paving the way for highly reliable and cost effective servers, Puget Systems embraces Intel’s new generation of Xeon processors.

SEATTLE, WA - Puget Systems (www.pugetsystems.com), a boutique integrator of custom PC systems for enthusiasts, gamers, consumers and SMB markets, today announced the addition of Intel® Xeon® processor E3 product family and supporting chipsets to their line of servers and workstations.

Focusing on reliability, Puget Systems has been eager to adopt a suitable platform for future workstation and entry level server builds. The Intel® Xeon® processor E3 product family meets this need through it’s focus on dependability, security, performance, power management, and virtualization.

"This is great new technology, and it is exciting to be able to offer entry level workstation and server hardware at pricing previously not possible," said Jon Bach, President of Puget Systems. "This is a natural fit in our product line, as our core focus here at Puget Systems is to use quality technology to manufacture highly reliable computers."


Available Platforms

Puget Systems is adding two plaforms to its product line:


Asus P8B-M
Intel C204 chipset

The Asus P8B-M allows Puget Systems to build entry level servers, using server class hardware, at extremely low pricing. Starting at only $1000, these servers feature Intel E3 Xeon processors, Kingston ECC memory (up to 16GB), Western Digital RE4 hard drives, dual gigabit LAN ports, and SATA 6Gb/s, all with rackmount and tower options. The mATX form factor allows an unprecidented amount of performance and reliability to be used in mini towers, or shallow depth rackmount installations.

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Asus P8B WS
Intel C206 chipset

The Asus P8B WS is used by Puget Systems is dual purpose, for entry level servers as well as robust workstations. Using the same server class hardware, this platform adds Intel HD graphics, Intel HD Audio, USB 3.0, and much greater PCI-E and PCI slot expansion room.

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Puget Systems has released a certified rackmount and tower configuration that have been tailored to the Intel® Xeon® processor E3 product family, and also has made the platform available for custom server configuration. For more information, or to custom tailor Intel® Xeon® E3 system, please visit (https://www.pugetsystems.com/server.php). Customers ordering online using the Puget Systems online configurator will have their new systems shipped within 5-7 business days.

About Puget Systems

Puget Systems is a specialized integrator of custom personal computing systems meticulously designed to exceed the discriminating requirements of consumers, enthusiasts, gamers and businesses in multiple industries. Puget Systems combines industry-unique custom innovations, the highest quality leading-edge components with an unparalleled commitment to personal service and support. Founded in 2000, Puget Systems is headquartered in its facility in Auburn, Washington. For more information, please visit www.pugetsystems.com

Media Contact:
President, Jon Bach
Puget Systems
(425) 458-0273 x6003
jonbach@pugetsystems.com