Product Information for "AMD Third-Generation Opteron 2376 / 2.3 GHz processor" »
Manufacturer's product description
Third-Generation AMD Opteron processors with Direct Connect Architecture can improve overall system performance and efficiency by eliminating traditional bottlenecks inherent in legacy architectures. There are no front-side buses with Direct Connect Architecture. Instead, the processors, memory controller and I/O are directly connected to the CPU and communicate at CPU speed.