Oracle Uses Intel Xeon Processor 5500 Series-Based Systems With Intel Intelligent Power Node Manager to Increase Rack Density and Propel Business Growth
Oracle was intent on increasing the computing density of its data centers so it could serve more customers at a lower cost and be in a strong competitive position when the economy improves. The gating factor: power consumption. The only way to reduce the amount of power each server used would be to pack more processing capability into the same space. With the Intel Xeon processor 5500 series, Oracle can match the power to the application.