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SeaMicro Leading the Way Down the FAWN Path

Mar 16, 2011 |

The concept of Fast Arrays of Wimpy Nodes (FAWN) could shape the next generation of data centers and alter the way public clouds operate.

The Seduction of Ultra Low-Power Servers

Sep 9, 2010 |

The roadmap less traveled.

AMD Blazes New Path with Bulldozer

Aug 24, 2010 |

Advanced Micro Devices is hoping Bulldozer, the company’s first x86 microarchitecture redesign in seven years, will bring back the glory days for the Opteron. AMD revealed additional details about the new architecture this week during the Hot Chips conference at Stanford University.

Cheap Stuff: Trends in Commodity HPC

Feb 3, 2010 |

A couple of relatively new commodity solutions could make a huge impact in HPC.

The Week in Review

Oct 15, 2009 |

Processor speeds predicted to top out in 75 years; and Carnegie Mellon University creates low-power cluster with help from Intel Labs. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.

Intel Powers Down Xeons for Microservers

Sep 24, 2009 |

Chipmaker unveils low-wattage Xeon chips for “microserver” category.

A Brain in a Band-Aid Box

Jun 4, 2009 |

Dell breaks tradition with its new single-core VIA Nano server.

Once a Chip Curmudgeon, Dell Gives Via a Spin

May 18, 2009 |

Dell is planning to introduce a new server based on Via’s low-power Nano chip.