Intel Launches its Most Secure Data Center Processor – Intel® Xeon® Processor 5600 Series

While overkill for most home users I’m excited to upgrade my server to the Intel Xeon processor 5600 series.  It is hard to pass up on increased performance and power efficiency.


Intel Launches its Most Secure Data Center Processor

Second-Generation High-K Metal Gate 32nm Processors Blend Security, Performance, Energy Efficiency


  • First 32nm process technology-based enterprise-class processors integrate robust security capabilities that enhance data integrity and server virtualization.
  • Delivering up to 60 percent greater performance than the previous-generation processor, data centers can replace 15 single-core servers with one server and achieve a return on their investment in as little as 5 months.
  • First six-core embedded computing processors drive unmatched performance for connected devices.
  • Highest-end desktop processor offers stunning performance for digital content creation, 3-D rendering, massive multitasking and extreme gaming.