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Bringing High Definition to Data

Jun 6, 2011 |

When AMD asked the question “what would yo do with 48 cores” it got back some interesting answers from the world of high volume rendering.

AMD Launches Intel Counter-Assault with New Opteron Chips

Mar 29, 2010 |

AMD has officially launched its Opteron 6100 series processors, code-named “Magny-Cours.” Available in 8-core and 12-core flavors, the new 6100 parts are targeted for 2P and 4P server duty and are being pitched against Intel’s latest high-end Xeon silicon: the 6-core Westmere EP processor for 2P servers and the upcoming 8-core Nehalem EX processor for 4P-and-above servers.