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eHarmony Switches from Cloud to Atom Servers

Are low-power Atom servers more efficient than cloud computing platforms in crunching large datasets? That’s the case for eHarmony, which is now using servers from SeaMicro to power the data analysis for its singles matching service. Read More

SuVolta Unveils Power-Saving Processor Design

Stealth start-up SuVolta came out of hiding Monday to announce a new microprocessor design that it says can reduce power consumption by up to 50 percent or more, while maintaining the same performance levels of conventional processors. Read More

SeaMicro Servers Power Launch of Firefox 4

When the Mozilla Corporation rolled out Firefox 4, the browser wasn’t the only new technology making its debut. The launch was powered by new servers from SeaMicro that use about a quarter of the power and space of most commercial servers. Read More

Cisco Touts Gains for C260 Rack-Mount Server

A close-up of the new Cisco Unified Computing System C260 M2 rack-mount server.

Cisco Systems introduced a new rackmount server, the UCS C260 M2, which takes advantage of Intel’s newest processor. On Tuesday Cisco highlighted the performance of its newest servers, citing the results of Intel benchmarking. Read More

Dell Targets Hosters With PowerEdge Microservers

The PowerEdge C5125, the AMD-powered version of Dell's new microservers.

Dell today continued the steady flow of new products from its Data Center Solutions (DCS) unit, introducing two new microservers as part of its PowerEdge C5000 line. The new products are designed for web hosting companies and ISPs seeking to get better efficiency out of their data center operations. Read More

AMD Introduces New Opteron 6100 Processors

AMD has announced the Opteron 6100 Series processor family, which will address rising demand for low-power, balanced systems for SMBs and increased performance-per-dollar-per-watt for enterprise and public sector environments. Read More

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