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IBM's flexible Power servers can take on cloud, databases

IBM's new Power E850 can also pack in the horsepower to run databases, analytics


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Nginx open source server gets TCP load-balancing

The technology, which had been featured only in the company’s commercial product, improves failover and apps scaling

Intel's 18-core Xeon chips tuned for machine learning, analytics

The new Xeon E7 v3server chips are based on the Haswell microarchitecture

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Nginx anchors API management for microservices

Kong open source management layer uses Nginx to ease the pain of creating common management functions for microservices APIs

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Locked out of the server room -- and the key quest begins

The server room door won't open, and the team scrambles to find a way in

AMD withdraws from high-density server business

The company is ditching a business it formed by acquiring SeaMicro three years ago

Moore's Law at 50: The past and future

Moore's Law, which has provided a guideline to maker cheaper, smaller and faster computers, endures even after 50 years

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Nginx's new version goes beyond Web serving

Nginx Plus Release 6 adds high availability and expanded load balancing to appeal to a wider audience

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Facebook nets billions in savings from Open Compute Project

Facebook reaps benefits and dollars in optimizations to data center, software, and network

HP embraces open hardware designs with Cloudline servers

HP adopts specifications from Open Compute Projects for its new line of low-cost cloud servers

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HP creates new server line for cloud computing

HP is joining with Foxconn to create the Cloudline cloud-optimized servers

IBM plugs OpenPower servers into SoftLayer cloud

Big Blue is trying to prime the pump for Power-based cloud computing services and challenge Intel in hyperscale data centers

HP Moonshot System

Review: HP's Moonshot is flexible, manageable, amazing

HP's cartridge-based, hyperscale computing system brings significant server power and high efficiency to a variety of workloads

Lenovo building its first prototype ARM server

Lenovo's ARM-based NextScale is an effort to build more power-efficient systems for data centers

Ellison sings a new tune: Oracle hardware is cheapest

The purchase price for Oracle systems has been an 'impediment' for some customers, Ellison admits

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HP slips, IBM stumbles, white boxes rise in server market

HP still commands the server market, but IBM is dropping fast, and ODMs may soon rule the roost

For Windows Server 2003, the end is closer than you'd think

Microsoft will cease supporting Windows Server 2003 next July, giving businesses a chance to modernize their IT architecture

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How to crash the data center with one word

A single word on a simple button does not mean what an admin thinks it means during what should be a routine weekend job

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Nginx claims more top websites at Apache's and Microsoft's expense

Of the top million Web sites, the speedy new Nginx server is gaining greater marketshare, but Microsoft IIS is making surprising gains of its own, too

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