Server Farming:

multicore processor

1

July 23, 2009  1:55 PM

Details on the upcoming Power7 processor



Posted by: Mark Fontecchio
IBM Power, multicore processor

IBM this week revealed details about its upcoming Power7 processor, confirming that it will be a 45-nanometer chip with 4, 6 or 8 cores. Each core will have up to 4 computing threads, meaning there could be up to 32 threads on a single Power7 chip. The Power7 processor is expected out next year,...

March 24, 2009  8:08 PM

Intel set to release “Nehalem” Xeon processors



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
AMD, Cisco Unified Computing System, CPU, Dell, front side bus, HyperTransport, integrated memory controller, Intel Corp., Intel Nehalem, multicore processor, multithreading, quick path interconnect, Rackable Systems, x86 server, Xeon processor

Intel may launch its next generation multi-core Xeon processors, code-named Nehalem, on Monday. The company sent out invitations to a live webcast on March 30 "for the launch of a groundbreaking new server architecture." If that doesn't give it away, some server vendors have already announced...


1

Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: