Tachyum solidifies reliability, availability and serviceability of Prodigy Universal Processor

Date: 31/03/2024
Tachyum recently released a white paper detailing its Reliability, Availability, and Serviceability (RAS) strategy, focusing on the key features integrated into Prodigy, the world's first Universal Processor. This overview delves into the importance of RAS in computer product design and highlights the comprehensive approach taken by Tachyum to ensure high performance, reliability, and availability in data centers.

Tachyum's RAS strategy encompasses Device RAS, System RAS, and Platform RAS, ensuring advanced error detection and correction mechanisms at multiple levels. Prodigy's memory subsystems feature robust error detection and correction, safeguarding against errors in functional blocks like caches and memory units. Prodigy includes ECC scrubbing, data poisoning, watchdog timer, RAID for booting, and PCIe 5.0 RAS features for enhanced reliability. Redundant Power Supply and Maintenance: Prodigy evaluation platform incorporates redundant PSU fans, NIC, and efficient maintenance features, ensuring uninterrupted operation. Tachyum offers 5-year warranty/support for data center SKUs and 10-year warranty/support for enterprise/telco SKUs, emphasizing long-term reliability.