Do You Want Unlocked 12-core Xeons? Francois Wants To Know!

Francois Piednoel is the ever charismatic Intel rep who keeps us entertained with Tweets and forum posts. Just today, he posted the following message on Twitter:

At the moment of writing, only 6 people re-tweeted the message. For your information, the price of a 12-core Xeon E5-2697 v2 (Ivy Bridge-E) is EUR €2200. That is twice the price of a Core i7 4960X, but you also get twice the core count. What do you guys say?