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AMD Introduces ARM-based CPU and Development Platform

Source: http://www.amd.com/us/press-releases/Pages/amd-to-accelerate-2014jan28.aspx

Date: 30 Jan 2014, 08:23:46

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On January 28, 2014 during Open Compute Summit V AMD announced to public its ARM-based CPU and Development Platform. Source: AMD, 2014, https://twitter.com/AMDServer/status/428255751992512512/photo/1 According to press release from AMD, Opteron A-Series development platform is powered by AMD Opteron A1100 Series ARM processors and have following specifications: The AMD Opteron A1100 Series processors support: 4 or […]

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AMD Will Release Samples Of 64-bit ARM-based Chips In 1Q2014

Source: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2429781,00.asp

Date: 27 Jan 2014, 02:43:43

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AMD claims to be “on track to launch one of the industry’s first 64 -bit ARM server SoCs in 2014.” This means that AMD will be sampling 64-bit ARM this quarter already. AMD is the second largest producer of x86-based CPUs after Intel. Few years ago AMD started to optimize (not so profitable) business and […]

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Qualcomm Looking at Opportunities in Data Center Market

Source: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/01/06/us-ces-qualcomm-idUSBREA0510U20140106

Date: 22 Jan 2014, 04:32:02

Qualcomm Snapdragon CPU

Qualcomm’s soon-to-be Chief Executive Officer Steve Mollenkopf hinted that company could enter server chip market. Qualcomm is the leading producer of ARM-based chips for mobile devices. Its line of mobile chips covers all aspects of market from low- to high-end chips for premium smartphones. Hence it is safe to say that Qualcomm have the experience […]

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Facebook Considers Shift to ARM-based Servers

Source: http://www.techradar.com/news/computing-components/processors/facebook-php-engine-eyeing-move-to-arm-server-chips-1208297

Date: 21 Jan 2014, 01:11:35

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It looks like Facebook also considers shift towards ARM-based servers. A recent post on Hip Hop Virtual Machine (HHVM) blog indicates that the team works on implementing ARM support. HHVM is a Facebook’s PHP engine that turns scripts into 64-bit x86 instructions. Back in 2013 Facebook system engineer Amir Michael said that shifting to non-x86 […]

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Google Could Enter Server ARM Chip Race

Source: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-12-13/intel-seen-threatened-as-google-mulls-own-server-chips.html

Date: 20 Jan 2014, 04:56:44

CPU Google

According to Boolmber’s sources Google could be thinking of developing its own ARM-based server chip and low-power servers. This seems like a fair choice since Google spends a lot on currently used Intel-based servers (Google is the fifth largest customer) and might be looking for independence from Intel. Moreover Google have quite specific workloads related […]

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Samsung Enters ARM Server Chip Market (Looks Like)

Date: 13 Jan 2014, 04:10:05

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It looks like Samsung is preparing to enter ARM server chip market. This idea is supported by the fact that Samsung have acquired a number of high-profile pros in the field of server chip architecture (including lead architect for Intel’s latest Avoton SoC). The hole idea of Samsung producing ARM-based server chips (or servers) is quite real […]

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FRB Estimates ARM-Based Server Market to Be $1.2B

Source: http://blogs.barrons.com/techtraderdaily/2013/12/12/arm-holdings-fbr-starts-at-buy-on-microserver-promise/

Date: 09 Jan 2014, 11:50:56

FBR estimates that ARM-based micro servers will be attributed to more than a half of overall micro server market (ARM and x86) resulting in more than $1.2B market size in 2018. Overall micro server market will boom due to high demand on web-centric servers and will capture up to 10% of overall server market. Later […]

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Rikor Releases Russia’s First ARM-based Server

Source: http://www.osp.ru/news/articles/2013/44/13038545/

Date: 06 Dec 2013, 04:16:47

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In the end of November our friends at Rikor.IT announced release of Russia’s first ARM-based server. Rikor’s EcoBlade R210 servers made in 2U form factor and include 10 microservers based on 1.6GHz 4 core 32-bit Armada XP ARM CPUs from Marvell. RAM could reach up to 16GB per server. Chassis could include up to 40 […]

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Eltechs Is In The Final of Web Ready 2013 Contest EMC Nomination

Date: 16 Nov 2013, 02:11:51

Hurray! Eltechs is in the final of Web Ready 2013 contest in EMC nomination! http://www.web-ready.ru/nominaciya_emc/ We are extremely happy to participate and make it to the final of this contest. Join us November 29, 2013 on Web Ready 2013 final pitch.

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Accessing Eltechs Page at Google Plus at Glance

Source: https://www.google.com/+Eltechs

Date: 12 Nov 2013, 06:06:36

Now it is possible to access Eltechs page at Google Plus faster than ever! It is as simple as google.com/+Eltechs! Here you could alway find news related to ARM-based servers, ARM-based devices in general and about our company. Follow us on Google Plus!

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