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AMD's Opteron A1100 ARM server chip

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HPE's Itanium server refresh should come in mid-2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise plans to refresh its Itanium server range around the middle of next year, employing Intel's long-promised "Kittson" successor to the current Itanium 9500 series ("Poulson") chips.

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Intel profit slides on costs related to layoffs

Intel's profit dropped sharply last quarter due to heavy costs from a restructuring announced in April, though sales were up thanks to the company's powerful data center group.

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Oracle pledges 'x86 economics' with new Sparc servers

Oracle also launched the MiniCluster, an 'engineered system' for the rest of us

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Cloud computing slows energy demand, U.S. says

The shift away from the traditional center has reduced power-usage growth from 24 percent to just 4 percent

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IBM prepares Power9 to take on Intel and ARM

The Power chip already seen significant adoption wins for high-end servers

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IBM wants to sell Power servers based on OpenCompute designs

IBM is warming up to the idea of adding servers using its Power processors and the OpenCompute open design to its product portfolio.

Web attack silently modifies DNS configurations in routers

Hackers sold access to 170,000 compromised servers, many in the US

New data paints a much darker picture of the underground market for hacked servers

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HPE shows off a computer intended to emulate the human brain

Researchers are working on a new type of chip that may act as an intelligent co-processor

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HPE's new converged IoT systems bring horsepower to the edge

HPE says its latest Edgeline systems can crunch data at the edge without sending it to the cloud

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How Intel plans to change servers as it breaks away from PCs

Intel is changing the way it approaches server installations with new chip, storage, memory, and interconnect technologies

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Intel's next monster 24-core chip is made for high-performance computers

Intel's 24-core Xeon E7-8890 v4 chip could help protect against bank fraud, the company says

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Server market slumps after seven quarters of growth

The enterprise refresh cycle appears to be over, IDC says. The server market saw a year-on-year revenue slump of 3.6 percent in the first quarter

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Intel faces a challenge in the server market with new ARM chips

Intel has doubled down on servers as it looks to shed its reliance on PCs, but the chip maker's ARM competitors are getting ready to put on a challenge.

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Linux scheduler bug got you down? Here's a fast fix

Bugs in the Linux scheduler can cause performance degradation in heavily multithreaded loads, but a do-it-yourself fix is available

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A new AMD licensing deal could create more x86 rivals for Intel

AMD is licensing its server chip technology to a Chinese joint venture and may later license its PC chip designs

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Here's what the new Intel will look like

The chip maker is scaling back its PC efforts and going deep on 3D memory, FPGAs, and silicon photonics

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Intel starts baking speedy FPGAs into chips

If Nvidia and AMD have graphics processors, Intel is now deploying screaming co-processors of its own answer in the form of FPGAs

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Everspin ships high-density MRAM to safeguard data in flight

The 256Mbit and 1Gbit MRAM chips will allow hot data on servers to be stored safely even in a power failure

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