New instances launched across seven regions deliver the highest level of processor performance on EC2, aimed at high-performance computing applications.
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IBM's bet is that the next decade will feature systems---cognitive, synaptic and quantum computing to name a few---that will need new processor technologies.
As expected Intel announced its 14nm Broadwell processor family, but it is running late and won’t be available until the holidays. Despite this, Intel says Moore’s Law is alive and well, and will not only reinvent the PC, but also drive the next era of integrated computing.
Once a niche, high-performance computing has become a key growth area for the tech industry. Intel’s announcements at Supercomputing 13 today---including new details of a completely redesigned Many Integrated Core processor—show just how important technical computing has become.
Micron has today announced Automata Processor - a fundamentally new computing architecture capable of performing high-speed, comprehensive search and analysis of complex, unstructured data streams.
Indonesian ministers say Taiwanese manufacturing giant considering setting up factory in country, which could help create 1 million jobs locally, according to reports.
The Many Integrated Core processor will now be known as Xeon Phi, stressing its pairing with powerfully cored Xeons to help generate enthusiasm for the chip among the supercomputing community
Korean electronics manufacturer says new production line at Hwaseong will be completed in March 2014, and will manufacture "cutting edge" mobile application processors, according to report.
update Local scientists reveal microchip that facilitates transfer of large data volumes at 2 gigabits per second, which is suitable for use in low-power and mobile devices.
Processors that include two or more different types of cores led global chip market in 2011, as vendors look to up competitive edge in computers and enter mobile space, report reveals.
Nvidia's Kepler-based graphics chips will expand existing desktop virtualization capabilities so more mobile workers can benefit, while cloud-based games can now be delivered to devices without GPUs too, CEO states.
Strong enterprise software ecosystem and cross-platform capabilities could see enterprise users embracing tablets powered by Redmond's upcoming operating system over Apple's iPad, say analysts.
Cupertino unveils enhanced hardware features to its device, such as faster chip and LTE support, with Asia-Pacific markets such as Singapore and Australia among first to get new iPad.
Leading with 5.7 percent, Cupertino was top customer of chip manufacturers amid strong growth in smartphone and media tablet markets, reveal new figures from Gartner.
Laptop OEM Quanta sues AMD for allegedly selling defective chips which do not meet heat tolerances and cause laptops to malfunction, says report.
Chipmaker unveils Cedar Trail processors to boost flagging netbook interest, with new devices touted to have longer battery life and instant-on, instant-connect capabilities.
Embedded devices market less competitive for chipmaker, says industry analyst, who notes AMD's current focus on emerging markets, low power and cloud part of efforts to be aligned with market trends.
Personal computing and mobile devices convergence make up majority of microprocessor foundry's portfolio, say execs who add that Thai floods haven't affected its business.
Nvidia has outlined its plan for the Denver high-performance computing processor, but is cryptic about when the chip might launch.The processor will have a 64-bit capability and emphasis will be placed on single-threaded performance, the company's chief executive, Jen-Hsun Huang, said on Thursday on the company's earnings call for the third quarter of 2012.
IT giant reportedly planning to ship servers that run on ARM chips, posing challenge to Intel which counts HP as its biggest customer, report says.