AMD 7nm server plans detailed
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 11:08

AMD 7nm server plans detailed


Zen 2 aka Rome aka Starship 7nm

Back in late June 2016 Fudzilla exclusively wrote that AMD will do a 7nm follow up architecture for data center / server, and guess what, AMD confirmed this last week. 

AMD's 7nm data centre roads lead to Rome
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 07:50

AMD's 7nm data centre roads lead to Rome


The Zen 2-based, Zen 3 will be called Milan

AMD has presented a long-term 7nm roadmap and the new codenames for the server products have an Italian theme.

Naples AMD server is called Epyc
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 00:08

Naples AMD server is called Epyc


Huge chip showcased

Lisa Su, AMD’s CEO, has showed the first Naples chip and, trust us, it looks good. 

Gigabyte makes cash from server boards
Published in Motherboards
Tuesday, 18 April 2017 11:33

Gigabyte makes cash from server boards


Server motherboards stand for comfort


Motherboard makers have been getting a good kicking over recent years but Gigabyte is seeing some light at the end of the tunnel thanks to increased shipments for server motherboards.

European server sales slump
Published in News
Wednesday, 15 March 2017 11:27

European server sales slump


IDC figures


Beancounters at IDC have added up some numbers and divided them by their shoe size and reached the conclusion that European server sales have slid by 12.9 percent.

AMD confirms Naples Zen server for Q2
Published in Processors
Thursday, 15 December 2016 11:52

AMD confirms Naples Zen server for Q2


2H 2017 Raven Ridge for notebooks

AMD’s CEO Lisa Su said that Summit Ridge, the processor that we will know as Ryzen, will arrive in Q1 2017 and she mentioned that Naples Zen for server will appear in Q2 and Raven Ridge, Zen APU will deliver in the second half of 2017.

Qualcomm sampling world’s first 10nm 48 core server SoC
Published in Processors


Meet the Centriq 2400

There is a company with a hot server SoC based on ARM architecture developed from the ground up that has just announced commercial sampling of the world’s first 10nm 48 Core SoC and guess what that company is called? Qualcomm. So, Qualcomm beats Intel at its own game and managed to announce and sample the world’s first mobile and now server 10nm SoC.

Russians admit secret communications with Trump team
Published in News


Protecting our investment

Senior Russian officials have admitted being in secret communication with Donald Trump and providing him with instructions during the US election.

Microsoft starts selecting its own components
Published in News


Let down by suppliers

Software king of the world, Microsoft is sourcing the parts for its servers itself rather than relying on its ODM partners.

Scan in UK offers to lease you a DGX 1 server
Published in Graphics


Rent deep learning

Scan in the UK plans to offer the Nvidia DGX-1 deep learning super computer to buy or even to rent. This is  a unique approach as many deep learning startups will get the chance to try the system before they buy it. And  there are many universities which would love to get their hands on 170 teraFlops of deep learning performance.