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STIRLING SERVERS: Feature Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® Processors
Press Release May 25, 2006

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ABERDEENINC.COM Launches New Stirling Servers
Featuring Dual-Core INTEL® XEON® Processor 5000 for under 2K

Santa Fe Springs, California, May, 25 2006- Aberdeen LLC, the Custom Server Solution Provider, announces new additions to the award-winning Aberdeen Stirling line of rackmount servers and storage solutions. Featuring the high performance of the Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® processor, and up to twice the performance of yesterday’s single-core servers, Intel’s new 64-bit processors provide best-in-class performance for business professionals in need of optimum performance and reliability for front-end and multi-threaded applications.

The new Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® processor-based Aberdeen Stirling servers provide faster and more energy-efficient processing capabilities to achieve increased system performance, reliability and responsiveness, while lowering power consumption. New advancements and features to the Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® Processor include; 65nm fabrication, dual-core support thus optimizing the platform for demands of multi-core processing, and up to three times the memory bandwidth and four times the capacity with new Fully Buffered DIMM memory (L2 2MB Cache, 2x2MB), ideal for deployments requiring high compute density.

“Intel and Aberdeen both work continuously to develop leading-edge solutions for server customers," says Boyd Davis, General Manager, Intel’s Server Platforms Group Marketing.  “Aberdeen Stirling servers featuring the new Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® processor 5000 represent a culmination in that effort to enable more efficiency, responsiveness and dependability.  These leading-edge server platforms bring about new advancements in memory, low power processing, I/O, and reliability.”

The Aberdeen Stirling performance-optimized Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® rackmount servers include power optimization with processors at 130 watts, and 95 watts for a broad choice for general purpose, application server and data center optimization. Aberdeen offers its highly flexible 1U Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® Stirling rackmount servers as a solutions for the SCSI or SATA II market. The Aberdeen Stirling 128 Server can provide up to 2TB of pure storage and up to 64GB of memory in a rack-optimized 1U format all starting under $2,000.

"Clients striving to deploy multi-core solutions can leverage Aberdeen's custom server solution expertise by utilizing the Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® processor." says Moshe Ovadya, President of Aberdeen, “Our new Stirling server solutions integrate the latest in 64-bit dual-processor server technologies and basically, we expect a revolution of sorts in performance capabilities."

Together with the superb designs of the Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® processors and Aberdeen's unparalleled 5 year limited warranty, the Stirling servers combine the best performance and reliability in any custom designed rack mounted server. Businesses in search of boosting system responsiveness for data-intensive applications and business-critical services can confidently consolidate more applications on proven Intel-based Aberdeen Stirling servers, featuring best-in-class reliability features and backed by Intel’s track record of the most widely deployed servers in the world.

Availability and Support:
The 1U Stirling 128 servers and the complete Aberdeen Stirling Server line is currently shipping with worldwide availability and offered as U320 SCSI models and with SATA II 3Gb/s capability. Aberdeen has a media recognized, industry leading 5 year limited warranty as well as a free 10-day trial assessment program with all of its branded server solutions. To configure any server, even to meet the most stringent of requirements, visit ( or contact a sales executive at (800)552-6868.

Media Contacts:
Charles E. Stevens
Marketing Manager
562-903-1500 x184

Jack Tateel
VP of Sales
562-903-1500 x157

About Aberdeen:
Aberdeen is a leading direct marketer of custom rackmount servers, NAS, iSCSI and SAN storage solutions, computers and hardware. Voted among The Direct 100 vendors by PC Computing magazine, Aberdeen designs, manufactures and customizes award-winning Aberdeen brand computer systems, Stirling rackmount servers, AberNAS storage appliances and backup storage servers while offering an extensive selection of high performance peripherals. For product sales, service or company information, call 800-552-6868 or visit

Aberdeen is an Intel® Channel Partner Member:
Intel® Channel Partner Members deliver custom IT solutions for a variety of consumer and business markets. Aberdeen uses industry-leading Intel® platform products coupled with a high level of innovation to create IT solutions specific to customers' needs. To maximize technology investment, Aberdeen has access to training on the latest Intel products and solutions that are compatible with existing hardware and software solutions.

*Other names and brands are not affiliated with Intel Corporation.
Intel, the Intel logo and Xeon are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Performance tests and ratings are measured using specific computer systems and/or components and reflect the approximate performance of Intel products as measured by those tests. Any difference in system hardware or software design or configuration may affect actual performance. Buyers should consult other sources of information to evaluate the performance of systems or components they are considering purchasing. For more information on performance tests and on the performance of Intel products, visit Intel Performance Benchmark Limitations (





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