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Following the January 31, 2006 server and data center conference, AMD and Sun Microsystems convened a technical workshop to discuss the creation of a server efficiency benchmark. This workshop was held in the hopes of achieving the following results over the next few months:
More than 50 high level technical attendees all of whom are involved in server design, server performance analysis, server purchasing, or general energy analysis of data centers attended the meeting. Invitees included industry leaders such as Hewlett Packard, IBM, Dell, Apple, AT&T, AMD, Sun Microsystems, Cisco Systems, APC, Goldman Sachs, Google, Microsoft, ANCIS Inc., EYP Mission Critical Facilities, PG&E, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Server Efficiency Benchmark Development Effort