Author Archives: John Rath

About John Rath

John Rath is a veteran IT professional and regular contributor at Data Center Knowledge. He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management.

AMD Adds New Embedded Low-Power Chip

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AMD has a new chip, called the GX-210JA APU, with a full System-on-Chip (SoC) design. It uses one-third less energy than the previous low-power Embedded G-Series SOC at 6 watts maximum thermal design power (TDP), and approximately 3 watts expected average power. Read More

NVIDIA Acquires The Portland Group

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NVIDIA (NVDA) has acquired independent supplier of high performance computing compilers and tools The Portland Group (PGI), which has an extensive history of innovation in compiler technology for Intel, IBM and others. Read More