Intel's introduction of its Xeon E5 processors was followed by a flurry of announcements from server vendors integrating the new technology, including ZT Systems, SGI, Supermicro, Dell, HP, Hitachi Data Systems and hosting provider SoftLayer.
Intel today unveiled the next generation of its Intel Xeon processor, the E5-2600 product family, designed to bring improved computing power and energy efficiency for servers in enterprise data centers.
In a bold move to boost its position in next-generation servers, AMD will acquire low-power server specialist SeaMicro for $334 million, the companies said today. The acquisition is a disruptive one for the low-power server landscape, as SeaMicro...
Dell has announced a full portfolio of 12th Generation blade, rack and tower PowerEdge servers, highlighting advances in systems management that make it easier for administrators to deploy and monitor servers.
In the news: HP launches ProLiant Gen8 servers, Fusion-io selected by Host Europe, Arrow ECS launches PeakColo IaaS solution.
SeaMicro has adapted its many-core server design to work with Intel Xeon micro servers, significantly expanding the type of workloads that can run on the company's low-energy servers.
In recent years Google and Facebook have developed customer server designs and turned to original design manufacturers (ODMs) to build them. This trend has created some new opportunities within the supply chain.
How many data centers are there in the world? Emerson Network Power says there's enough data center space in the world to fit 5,955 football fields. The information was included in a year-end round up of industry statistics.
Calxeda has unveiled low-power server technology adapted from cell phones that will serve as the cornerstone of a new line of servers for HP. Calxeda's EnergyCore is based on ARM chips and consumes about 5 watts of power, which could allow data...
Rivals HP and Cisco can still work together when their interests align. On Friday they announced the Cisco Fabric Extender for HP BladeSystem,