NEC Computers Inc. Introduces the Ultra-Slim Express5800/120ra-1 Server for Growing e-Businesses.Business Editors/High-Tech Writers
SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 12, 2001
NEC (NEC Corporation, Tokyo, www.nec.com, www.necus.com) An electronics conglomerate known in the U.S. for its monitors. In Japan, it had the lion's share of the PC market until the late 1990s (see PC 98).
NEC was founded in Tokyo in 1899 as Nippon Electric Company, Ltd. Express5800/120Ra-1 Server Features Ultra-Slim Design and
High Performance for Space-Constrained Environments
NEC Computers Inc., a leading provider of mobile, desktop and server computing solutions for the enterprise market, today announced the NEC Express5800/120Ra-1 server. The Express5800/120Ra-1 is a dual-processor-capable Intel(R) Pentium(R) III-based server providing high performance and availability in an ultra-slim 1U rack-mount form factor. The system is optimized for e-business applications, space-constrained data centers, and ASP/ISPs through its space-saving design.
The Express5800/120Ra-1 server combines advanced processor technology with the flexibility to support a variety of network-oriented applications. The high-performance, expandable system includes dual-channel Ultra160 SCSI controllers, up to 4GB of ECC (1) (Error-Correcting Code) A type of memory that corrects errors on the fly. See ECC memory.
(2) (Elliptic Curve Cryptography) A public key cryptography method that provides fast decryption and digital signature processing. SDRAM (Synchronous DRAM) A type of dynamic RAM (DRAM) memory chip that has been widely used since the late 1990s. SDRAM chips eliminated wait states by dividing the chip into two cell blocks and interleaving data between them. , and two 64-bit PCI (1) (Payment Card Industry) See PCI DSS.
(2) (Peripheral Component Interconnect) The most widely used I/O bus (peripheral bus). expansion slots. It features built-in remote management capabilities designed to enhance system monitoring and control over server operations.
"The Express5800/120Ra-1 is ideal for space-constrained environments that require high-performing, high-density servers with robust management capability," said Peter Thayer, Director of Marketing, NEC Computers Server Business Unit. "With the introduction of the Express5800/120Ra-1, NEC Computers now offers a complete rack-mount product lineup, from ultra-slim 1U products to enterprise 8-way multiprocessor systems."
Express5800/120Ra-1 Server Key Features
-- 1U rack chassis -- Up to two Intel Pentium III processors: 866MHz, 933 MHz, or 1GHz -- 133MHz front-side bus -- Up to 4GB ECC SDRAM (4 sockets) -- Integrated dual-channel Ultra160 SCSI controller -- Two 1" hot-swap hard-drive bays -- One 3.5" floppy drive -- Two 64-bit/33MHz PCI expansion slots -- Dual-port Intel PRO/100+ Ethernet -- 24X max.(1) variable-speed EIDE CD-ROM drive -- 200W power supply
The Express5800/120Ra-1 server is shipped standard with the ESMPRO(R) Management Suite software with integrated Management Workstation Application (MWA Digispeak for "a kiss" (the sound "mwa" makes!). See digispeak. ), which enables system administrators to continuously monitor, analyze, and manage client/server information and operation throughout the network via LAN (Local Area Network) A communications network that serves users within a confined geographical area. The "clients" are the user's workstations typically running Windows, although Mac and Linux clients are also used. or WAN. The ESMPRO Management Suite software facilitates quick response to critical issues and provides tools for proactive planning and server administration, which helps to reduce the risk of system downtime or failure. The updated EXPRESSBUILDER setup and configuration software is designed to enable seamless system installation.
Pricing and Availability
The Express5800/120Ra-1 server is available now, either preconfigured Set up ahead of time. It implies that the device or software application has been modified to suit the customer or situation. See ghosting server. or built-to-order to customer specifications, with list prices beginning at US $3,223 or CAN $4,899 (includes 866MHz (MegaHertZ) One million cycles per second. It is used to measure the transmission speed of electronic devices, including channels, buses and the computer's internal clock. A one-megahertz clock (1 MHz) means some number of bits (16, 32, 64, etc. CPU CPU
in full central processing unit
Principal component of a digital computer, composed of a control unit, an instruction-decoding unit, and an arithmetic-logic unit. , 256MB RAM, and 9GB/10Krpm hot-swap disk drive). Express5800 servers are backed by a three-year limited warranty(2) with on-site service,(3) where available. All products are available today through select resellers and distributors. For NEC Computers' server reseller and distributor locator or more information, visit www.neccomp.com.
About NEC Computers Inc.
NEC Computers Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary Wholly Owned Subsidiary
A subsidiary whose parent company owns 100% of its common stock.
In other words, the parent company owns the company outright and there are no minority owners. of NEC Technologies Inc., delivers mobile, desktop and server computing solutions to the commercial market in North America. For years, select models of NEC's Versa(R) notebook and PowerMate(R) desktop computers, MobilePro(TM) handheld PCs, and Express5800 servers have won awards in leading industry publications, including Smart Business, PC Magazine and Mobile Computing. NEC Computers (www.neccomp.com) focuses on the computing needs of the corporate market and sells systems primarily through the reseller and distributor channel. NEC Computers taps into the technological resources of NEC Corporation's (NEC) (Nasdaq:NIPNY) (FTSE FTSE
A company that specializes in index calculation. Although not part of a stock exchange, co-owners include the London Stock Exchange and the Financial Times.
The FTSE is similar to Standard & Poor's in the United States. : 6701q.1) extensive research and development facilities in Japan, where products are developed for the global marketplace. In 2000, NEC Corporation held the second largest number of patents in the U.S. and serves as the source of NEC Computers' technologically sophisticated products.
Note to Editors: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Resellers determine their own pricing. NEC, ESMPRO and Powermate are registered trademarks, and Versa is a U.S. registered trademark, VersaBay and Mobile Pro are trademarks and UltraCare is a service mark of NEC Corporation and/or one or more of its subsidiaries. All are used under license. Intel and Pentium are registered trademarks and Xeon is a trademark of Intel. Microsoft, Windows and Windows NT are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.
(1) Data on CD-ROM CD-ROM: see compact disc.
in full compact disc read-only memory
Type of computer storage medium that is read optically (e.g., by a laser). is read at a variable transfer rate from innermost track to outermost out·er·most
Most distant from the center or inside; outmost.
furthest from the centre or middle
Adj. 1. track.
(2) For a free copy of the limited warranty, please write to NEC Computers Inc., 2371 S. President's Drive, Suite A, West Valley City, Utah West Valley City is a city in Salt Lake County in the state of Utah. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 108,896. A 2006 estimate placed its population at 118,917 making it the second-largest city in Utah. 84120.
(3) On-site service is provided by third party authorized service providers and may not be available in some locations. In those areas in which it is provided, a technician will be dispatched, if necessary, following efforts to resolve the problem by telephone support.