NewsByte 10 September 2001

Microsoft Announces Windows Datacenter Server Limited Edition

Customers Requiring the Highest Levels of Performance and Scalability to Benefit From Windows Datacenter Server Limited Edition

Microsoft Corp. today announced Windows® Datacenter Server Limited Edition as the next installment in the Windows family of servers. As part of the Microsoft® Windows Datacenter Program, Windows Datacenter Server Limited Edition is for customers that require their server operating environment to provide enhanced levels of database performance and scalability in single-server machines operating with 16 or more processors.

Windows Datacenter Server Limited Edition is tuned and optimized for financial, telecommunications and Internet service provider, and retail customers who have large-scale database workloads. Customer scenarios include: E-commerce online transaction processing (OLTP), Online analytical processing (OLAP), and Data warehousing and data mining.

Windows Datacenter Server Limited Edition is scheduled to be available early in the first half of 2002 from participating computer hardware manufacturers.

Source: http://www.microsoft.com/MSCorp/presspass/Press/2001/Sep01/09-10DCLimitedEditionPR.asp
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