2019-09-13 - Nitin Dahad

Integrated 5G Chips Revealed at IFA

5G gets boost from mobile processors integrated with modem in SoC, and platform with integrated RF system.

2019-09-03 - Gary Hilson

Microchip Combats the CPU/Memory Bottleneck

Microchip is entering the memory infrastructure market with OMI-based serial memory controller.

2019-08-21 - Rick Merritt

DDR Alternative Debuted by IBM

IBM debuted Open Memory Interface, a DDR alternative that packs more DRAM on servers at higher bandwidth than DDR.

2019-08-14 - Rick Merritt

Cray Secures Another Exascale Deal

Cray won a $600 million deal to build the El Capitan exascale system, sweeping all three next-gen supercomputers for U.S.…

2019-08-09 - Rick Merritt

Microsoft, Google Gravitate to AMD’s Rome

Google and Microsoft said they will use Rome, AMD's latest x86 processors battling for Intel's lucrative server market.

2019-08-07 - Rick Merritt

Mixed Reviews for Intel’s 10nm Chip

Reviewers praised the improved graphics but noted lackluster CPU gains on Ice Lake, Intel's first mainstream 10nm chip.

2019-07-23 - Kathleen Maher

Do You Need a Workstation?

Buyers are less clear about what kind of computing resources they need to get their jobs done, and workstation OEMs…

2019-07-11 - George Leopold

Micro-convective Cooling Emerges to Take the Heat

An MIT spinoff is promoting on-chip micro-convective cooling as a way to beat the heat.

2019-07-08 - Nitin Dahad

‘Unhackable’ Microprocessor to Secure Encrypted Data

The co-processor uses partially homomorphic encrypted execution. Since the data is never decrypted, it remains secure.

2019-06-18 - Paul Teich

Blog: Nvidia’s Lead Exceeds Intel’s in Cloud

Nvidia holds a more commanding share of dedicated accelerators than Intel holds in overall compute among the top four public…