Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud (Intel® DCB for Cloud)

Up to 80% of workloads will run on a cloud architecture by 2024.1 Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud (Intel® DCB for Cloud) are pre-certified and fully validated to help accelerate and simplify the transition to cloud. Select from a number of pre-configured servers or customize a system for your unique needs.

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Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud (Intel® DCB for Cloud)

Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud (Intel® DCB for Cloud)

Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud can help your customers accelerate and simplify their transition to the cloud and software-defined infrastructure.

Breakthrough Performance for High-Speed Networking and I/O

Now powered by the latest generation of Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, Intel® Data Center Blocks for Cloud (Intel® DCB for Cloud) – VMware* are optimized for high-performance computing (HPC), hyper-converged infrastructure, and outstanding storage performance. 2nd Generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors simplify the path to SDS solutions with features such as:

  • Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (Intel® AVX2)
  • Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
  • Integrated RDMA
  • More PCIe* memory and bandwidth
  • Intel® Optane™ SSDs
  • Intel® Intelligent Storage Acceleration Library (Intel® ISA-L)
  • Storage Performance Development Kit (SPDK)
  • Intel® QuickAssist Technology (Intel® QAT)

Product and Performance Information

1 Intel and Bain analysis 2016.