Extend the life of your 4-way Intel 7500 chipset servers with a drop-in processor upgrade. These 8-core Hyper-Threading CPUs are ~30% better performing than popular quad-core Xeon E7520 in quad-processor configuration.
Genuine Intel Nehalem EX SLBRE silicon
Compatible with 7500 server chipsets (LGA1567) including HP ProLiant G7, Dell PowerEdge 11th Gen, IBM System x X5
VMware EVC Mode L2 “Nehalem” (KB article 1003212)