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Supermicro Short-Depth 2U Chassis Save Space & Power


SAN JOSE, Calif., July 17, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMCI), a leader in application-optimized, high-performance server solutions, today announced availability of its 17.7"/14.5" 2U chassis solutions. Both the SC825MTQ and SC523L series chassis save valuable space and energy while supporting 12" x 13"/12" x 10" standard DP serverboards, making them ideal solutions for IT environments where space and power are at a premium.

"Designed with our industry-leading approach to thermal management, cooling control, and high-efficiency power supplies, Supermicro short-depth 2U chassis are earth-friendly solutions that deliver significant energy savings to end-users," asserts Charles Liang, CEO and president of Supermicro. "As enterprises focus more and more on the importance of operational efficiency, these solutions are gaining popularity for a wide range of server applications."

Feature-rich SC825MTQ series chassis support seven expansion cards, three 3.5" hot-swap drive bays for RAID configuration and two high-efficiency (90%+) 700-watt redundant power supplies. Optimized for Quad-Core dual-processor or single-processor motherboards including 16 DIMM serverboards, the SC825MTQ-R700UB also supports Supermicro's newly defined Universal I/O (UIO) architecture to provide exceptional configuration flexibility via four full-height and three low-profile expansion card slots. With a depth of 17.7", SC825MTQ chassis feature an advanced thermal design for highly efficient cooling and quiet operation. For those who prefer DC power, Supermicro also offers redundant, high-efficiency 710-watt power supplies.

Compact, 14.5" depth, SC523L Series chassis provide front-side I/O access to help facilitate easy system management and maintenance. Optimized for ATX (12" x 10") motherboards, these chassis support seven low-profile add-on cards and two fixed internal 3.5" hard drives. While the SC523L-520B comes standard with a high-efficiency 520-watt power supply, the SC523L-410B features a 410-watt DC power supply.

Supermicro Server Building Block Solutions(R) offer exceptional flexibility and outstanding feature advantages. For more information on Supermicro's comprehensive line of server solutions, please visit

About Super Micro Computer, Inc.

Established in 1993, Supermicro emphasizes superior product design and uncompromising quality control to produce industry-leading serverboards, chassis and server systems. These mission-critical Server Building Block solutions provide benefits across many environments, including data center deployment, high-performance computing, high-end workstations, storage networks and standalone server installations. For more information on Supermicro's complete line of advanced motherboards, SuperServers, and optimized chassis, visit, email or call the San Jose, CA headquarters at +1 408-503-8000.


SOURCE Super Micro Computer, Inc.

Tony Keller of SS PR, +1-719-634-8279, for Super Micro Computer, Inc.

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