Google will have its own server chips by 2025
Cloud providers move away from Intel and AMD
Google wants to install its own custom designed server processors by 2025 following its rival Amazon.
SK hynix claims to be building fastest server memory modules
8Gbps or roughly 8000MT/s
SK hynix claims to be building the world's fastest server DDR5 memory modules which will be capable of 8Gbps or roughly 8000MT/s.
AMD server market share improves again
But there is a shrinking market, says Mercury
According to figures from Mercury, the god of commerce and thieves, the market for server chips is falling, even as AMD’s market share grows.
Qualcomm wants to get back into servers
Can't rely on smartphones
Qualcomm is going to have another stab at getting into server processors as part of its plan to decrease its reliance on smartphones.
Amazon extends server life
We can get another year out of them if we give them golden apples
Amazon Web Services (AWS) says it will extend the useful life of the servers powering its cloud from four years to five, and its networking equipment from five years to six.
Huawei flogs its x86 server division
Not much point when you can’t buy chips for it
Huawei has sold its x86 server unit to a state-owned Chinese firm.
NUVIA raises $240M Series B Funding
Enough to tape out the Orion chip
The future of NUVIA is now brighter as the company managed to secure $240M Series B Funding, money that will be enough tape out the Orion chip. In the light of Nvidia – ARM acquisition times for a custom server architecture could not be better, ensuring NUVIA's great timing and future prove roadmap is the right way forward.
Nuvia Phoenix CPU is faster than all its ARM X86 competition
Datacenter power/performance leadership
We have reported that a hot new chip startup founded by ex-Apple and ex-Google engineer rock stars, got funded in the first round of financing with $53 million. Now, Nuvia is ready to share some preliminary performance and power numbers. Both power and performance are beating every mobile and server CPU core that exists on the market.
Chenbro rolls out 1U dual-socket Xeon 4-bay HPC barebone server
The Chenbro RB13804 1U rack
Chenbro, a Taiwanese company that has been a key player in the rackmount server market, has announced its new 1U dual-socket Xeon 4-bay HPC barebones server based on Intel's C624 platform.
Nuvia ARM server startup hires Jon Carvill
Austin office and Jon Masters from RedHat IBM
Nuvia is the new name that can disrupt the fallen ARM server market, and just ten days after announcing the company, it made another significant announcement. Nuvia hired Jon Carvill as Vice president of Nuvia marketing and Jon Masters from RedHat IBM as Vice President of Software and opened an office in Austin (home of AMD and Samsung).