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Tag: Hot Chips

Manycore ‘Piton’ Climbs Toward 200,000-Core Peak

Aug 25, 2016 |

It was a week for chip launches with Hot Chips setting the stage for the unveiling of the IBM Power9 processor and a custom ARM-based 64-core CPU from Chinese firm Phytium Technology. A 25-core academic manycore processor out of Princeton University also made its debut from the Silicon Valley event.

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.

AMD Describes Two New x86 Cores at Hot Chips

Jun 24, 2010 |

ARM chips for servers and design of 16-core Godson CPU will also be presented at August conference.