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X-Gene Family

AppliedMicro’s X-Gene™ Family consists of X-Gene, the world’s first Server on a Chip® Solution, and our X-Gene based X-C1™ Server Development Platform. Virtually a data center in a box, X-C1 is a full server system solution, featuring a hardware reference design and software development kit with both open source software and software from leading vendors such as Canonical and Citrix.


What if you could obtain cloud server performance as good or better than today’s deployed hardware, at much higher densities, and with more than 50% reduction in power consumption and operating costs?

You can with X-Gene, featuring:

X-C1 Server Development Platform

The X-Gene Server on a Chip™ platform represents a completely new, grounds-up server processor architecture tailored for the emerging growth of cloud computing and next-generation data centers. Featuring custom high-performance ARMv8 cores, the device is the first to couple an advanced 64-bit ARM architecture with unique network and storage offload engines, as well as integrated Ethernet. The highly integrated, purpose-built X-Gene solution delivers the highest performance and lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) for private cloud, public cloud, and enterprise applications.

Ecosystem Partners

Our ARM64 software ecosystem is one that the open source community embraces, was first to market with significant quantities already sampling in 2013, and is fully ready for commercial deployment.