PGS Adds Second Cray Super to Houston Mega Center

October 17, 2016

"We're gonna need a bigger supercomputer" is what Norwegian oil and gas company Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) must have said to Cray ahead of working with the iconic supercomputer maker to expand its seismic processing capability by a full 50 percent. And it's not like PGS didn't already have a big supercomputer. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

AMD, GlobalFoundries Renew Vows, Focus on Path to 7nm

September 1, 2016

AMD and its primary fab partner GlobalFoundries have signed an updated five-year wafer supply agreement that will extend through the end of 2020. The restructuring simultaneously deepens the commitment between the partners and gives AMD limited freedom to see other... Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

IBM Advances Against x86 with Power9

August 30, 2016

After offering OpenPower Summit attendees a limited preview in April, IBM is unveiling further details of its next-gen CPU, Power9, which the tech mainstay is Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

IDC Server Report: China Surges; IBM Power Strengthens; ARM Stumbles

March 11, 2016

Led by strong growth in China, the worldwide server market grew 5.2 percent to $15.3 billion in the fourth quarter of 2015, reported market watcher IDC this wee Read more…

By John Russell

Chief Processor Architect Exits AMD

September 22, 2015

Jim Keller, former chief architect of microprocessor cores at AMD, left the chip company for the second time last week to pursue other opportunities. Keller was Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

IBM Power8 Outperforms x86 on Financial Benchmarks

June 9, 2015

If you've been waiting for a formal evaluation of the IBM Power8 architecture on common financial workloads, then look no further. According to results share Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

AMD Refreshes Roadmap, Transitions Back to HPC

May 7, 2015

AMD revealed key elements of its multi-year strategy as part of its 2015 Financial Analyst Day event in New York on Wednesday. Out of the gate, CEO Lisa Su ackn Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

CERN Researchers Explore x86 Alternatives

October 28, 2014

Energy consumption has become a constraining feature on the growth of computing systems, such that the industry has shifted its focus from pure performance to p Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

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