Tag: microarchitecture

A New Breed of Heterogeneous Computing

Apr 18, 2012 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/Big_Little_ARM_small.png” alt=”” width=”62″ height=”73″ />With the introduction of add-on accelerators like GPUs, Intel’s upcoming MIC chip, and, to a lesser extent, FPGAs, the foundation of high performance computing is undergoing somewhat of a revolution. But an emerging variant of this heterogenous computing approach may upend the current accelerator model in the not-too-distant future. And it’s already begun in the mobile space.

Intel Ahead of Schedule with New Xeon Server Chips

Sep 23, 2009 |

First 32nm Xeon chips may show up in early 2010.