Opteron

05.29.13
AMD's Opteron X-series targets Intel Atom for the microserver CPU market
05.29.13

AMD's Opteron X-series targets Intel Atom for the microserver CPU market

AMD might not be able to keep up (down?) with Intel in the CPU power consumption race, so it's tak...

By S. Dent,   05.29.13
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04.01.13
AMD roadmap shows Steamroller-based Opterons on track for 2013
04.01.13

AMD roadmap shows Steamroller-based Opterons on track for 2013

AMD gave us a tease of its next-generation Steamroller architecture in 2012, but things weren't lo...

By J. Fingas,   04.01.13
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03.31.13
IBM Roadrunner retires from the supercomputer race
03.31.13

IBM Roadrunner retires from the supercomputer race

For all the money and effort poured into supercomputers, their lifespans can be brutally short. Se...

By J. Fingas,   03.31.13
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01.17.13
AMD unveils Open 3.0: an Opteron 6300 platform for the Open Compute Project
01.17.13

AMD unveils Open 3.0: an Opteron 6300 platform for the Open Compute Project

The Open Compute Project is pushing hard for servers that are both very scalable and streamlined,...

By J. Fingas,   01.17.13
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12.06.12
AMD reveals Opteron 3300 and 4300 processors for the penny-pinching enterprise
12.06.12

AMD reveals Opteron 3300 and 4300 processors for the penny-pinching enterprise

As a followup to its flagship Opteron 6300 launch last month, AMD has just released several more P...

By N. Lee,   12.06.12
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11.05.12
AMD unveils Opteron 6300, hopes to put servers in a Piledriver
11.05.12

AMD unveils Opteron 6300, hopes to put servers in a Piledriver

AMD's advantage these days most often rests in datacenters that thrive on the chip designer's love...

By J. Fingas,   11.05.12
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10.29.12
AMD promises 64-bit ARM-based Opteron server CPUs coming in 2014
10.29.12

AMD promises 64-bit ARM-based Opteron server CPUs coming in 2014

AMD has long stuck to x86 architecture for its server processors, but its gearing up to add 64-bit...

By A. Santos,   10.29.12
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03.20.12
AMD has a server chip for the cheap seats: the 'desktop-like' Opteron 3200
03.20.12

AMD has a server chip for the cheap seats: the 'desktop-like' Opteron 3200

So, AMD's 2012 rampage continues. Having outed a full stack of Radeon HD 7000-series graphics cards...

By S. Sakr,   03.20.12
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11.16.11
University gets $188 million AMD-based supercomputer, free copy of Norton
11.16.11

University gets $188 million AMD-based supercomputer, free copy of Norton

It used to be that you only needed a bachelor's degree and elbow patches to be taken seriously as...

By S. Sakr,   11.16.11
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