Calxeda Closes Shop, Attempts to Restructure

January 6, 2014

On December 19, 2013, news broke that Austin-based ARM server chip pioneer Calxeda had ceased operations. This came as a surprise to many, especially supporters Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Dell Buys Dell In Order To Expand Its Datacenter Server Business

February 6, 2013

Michael Dell's decision to take his company private is his attempt to solve The Innovator's Dilemma. He wants to get beyond the PC business and into datacenters and HPC. It's a bold and risky move, and may be his best chance of making the change happen. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

AMD Unveils 64-Bit ARM Strategy

November 1, 2012

On Monday, AMD announced it is adding ARM-based Opterons to its portfolio, the first non-x86 server chips in the company's history. The new processors, due out in 2014, will use 64-bit ARM SoCs on top of its SeaMicro Freedom Fabric technology, and will be aimed at the datacenter and cloud space. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader and Michael Feldman

AMD Unveils 64-Bit ARM Strategy

November 1, 2012

On Monday, AMD announced it is adding ARM-based Opterons to its portfolio, the first non-x86 server chips in the company's history. The new processors, due out in 2014, will use 64-bit ARM SoCs on top of its SeaMicro Freedom Fabric technology, and will be aimed at the datacenter and cloud space. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader and Michael Feldman

Dell Develops Second ARM Server Platform

October 30, 2012

Dell hands over its Calxeda ARM-based server platform to the Apache community. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Dell Develops Second ARM Server Platform

October 30, 2012

Dell hands over its Calxeda ARM-based server platform to the Apache community. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Penguin Joins Microserver ARMs Race

October 18, 2012

Penguin Computing has launched its first ARM-based server platform. Known as the UDX1, the Penguin box is based on Calxeda's latest ARM server chip, and is aimed at cloud computing, Web hosting, and, especially, data analytics – UD stands for Ultimate Data. The move puts Penguin into the front ranks of computer makers who are testing the waters for the burgeoning microserver market. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

AMD Offers Five Petabytes of Freedom

September 11, 2012

SeaMicro division launches new line of microservers aimed at data-intensive applications. Read more…

By Robert Gelber

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