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Colfax Delivers The Ultimate Real-Time 4K Experience With Next Generation ProEdge Workstations And AMD GPUs

Colfax ProEdge SXF Series Leverages New AMD FirePro W9100 Professional Graphics to Deliver Visual Supercomputing Level Performance to the Desktop

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – April 07, 2014 - Colfax International, a leading provider of fully-customizable, high-performance computing solutions, today announced the launch of a visual supercomputer, engineered to deliver the ultimate real-time 4K experience for Engineering and Creative professionals.

The Colfax ProEdge™ SXF series of workstations features the latest AMD FirePro™ W9100 graphics processing units (GPUs), delivering the computational and graphics processing performance to take full advantage of the next revolution in display technology: Ultra High Definition or Ultra HD monitors often referred to as “4K”.

Powered by OpenCL™ , up to 11264* stream processors and over 20* Teraflops of peak single-precision compute power delivered by four FirePro GPUs, the ProEdge SXF series delivers visual supercomputing level computing performance — right at your desk.

With the ProEdge SXF series, Video, Design, and Engineering professionals can now master even the most demanding 4K workflows, from CAD, Engineering Analysis and Digital Prototyping to 3D animation and effects creation as well as video editing and post-production.

"With the next-generation ProEdge workstations, engineers, researchers, and creative professionals can work at a whole new level of detail, speed, responsiveness and creativity," said Gautam Shah, President and CEO of Colfax International. “With industry leading graphics and multi 4K displays, the ProEdge SXF series is the ideal solution for ultra-high resolution visualization environments."

“AMD is pleased to work with leading workstation system integrators such as Colfax to make the Ultra Workstation a reality,” said David Cummings, senior director and general manager, Professional Graphics at AMD. “Professional workstation users demand power and performance to ensure creativity without waiting. The ProEdge SXF series combined with AMD FirePro W9100 will enable professional users to deliver outstanding results in ultra-high display workflows.”

Some of the key features of ProEdge SXF series include:

  • Up to 4 AMD FirePro W9100 GPUs
  • Supports up to six 4K displays / GPU
  • Up to 2 Intel Xeon Processors E5-2600 v2 Product Family
  • Up to 512GB system memory
  • Up to 8x 3.5" HDD bays
  • Fully customizable to meet specific needs

Pricing and Availability
The Colfax ProEdge SXF series is available April 23rd 2014 onwards. For more information and pricing your configuration, please visit http://www.colfax-intl.com/nd/solutions/amd-firepro-ultraworkstation.aspx

* With a 4-GPU configuration including AMD FirePro W9100

About Colfax International
Colfax International is a global provider of customized workstations, servers, clusters, storage and personal supercomputing solutions. Founded in 1987, Colfax International is based in Sunnyvale, California and is privately held. For more information, please visit www.colfax-intl.com.

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