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AMD's Kaveri A-series chip

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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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Plug it in: Nginx Web Server now accepts more modules

R9 version also boosts load balancing; JavaScript additions still in development


Server software poses soft target for ransomware

The Samsam ransomware has spread by attacking unpatched JBoss application servers, Symantec says

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Servers with Nvidia's Tesla P100 GPU will ship next year

The new GPU -- Nvidia's fastest yet -- will provide a serious performance boost to servers and supercomputers

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Laptops, tablets could pack more DDR4 memory with Samsung breakthrough

Samsung is bringing faster, more power-efficient DDR4 memory to PCs, hybrids, and servers

Network servers

Supercomputing shifts from power to purpose

Processing data creates a different set of demands, and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise looks to target specific needs

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What's in HPE's persistent memory?

HPE's 8GB nonvolatile DIMMs merge DRAM and flash into one module

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Intel's fastest 22-core Broadwell chip comes to new servers

Lenovo, HPE, and Dell roll out new servers with Intel's Xeon E5-2600 v4 chip

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Intel's 22-core Broadwell chips will speed up cloud services

Intel is targeting cloud service providers with new line of Xeon E5-2600 v4 chips

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8 horrifying Hollywood computing cliches

We've all rolled our eyes at ridiculous misinterpretations of computer technology on TV or in the movies. These eight seem to pop up again and again

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Google joins Facebook's Open Compute Project and submits a 48-volt rack design

The new design for server racks could help cloud data centers cut their energy bills

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Made-in-China servers attracting more buyers

Chinese servers are taking a larger chunk of server shipments from U.S. vendors, Gartner says

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Qualcomm server chips now available to ARM developers through cloud service

Qualcomm's upcoming server chips are being tested by top-tier cloud players, but now developers can also work with them through a new cloud service.

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HPE will take on Nutanix and Cisco with hyperconverged system

HPE will launch the product later this month, CEO Meg Whitman said

Data center servers

Microsoft continues hybrid cloud push with stretchable SQL Server

Microsoft is keeping up its push to provide businesses with hybrid cloud tools by offering a new feature that lets companies stretch their database tables from on-premises infrastructure to its Azure storage service.


Review: Dell PowerEdge R330 stands tall for small shops

Single-socket, rack-mount R330 offers plentiful horsepower and flexibility to small offices and remote sites

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