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2008-08-06 15:00:13

AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its support for the Microsoft Corp. Release to Manufacturing (RTM) of SQL Server 2008, its next-generation data and analysis platform.

2008-07-28 00:00:22

Demonstrating its superior ability to handle the strenuous and increasing demands placed on today's high-traffic Web-based businesses, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the power- and cost-efficient Quad-Core AMD Opteron(TM) processor Model 2356 and Quad-Core AMD Opteron processor Model 8356 now hold the top x86 web performance records for both 2P and 4P servers, as measured by the SPECweb(R)2005 benchmark.

2008-07-23 15:00:37

HP Middle East has launched a new AMD processor-based quad-core workstation offering the performance of a workstation at a PC price.

2008-07-22 12:00:23

HP Middle East Debuts AMD Quad-core Workstation Performance at PC Price HP Middle East today announced the immediate availability of a new AMD processor-based quad-core workstation offering the performance of a workstation at a PC price.

2008-07-18 12:00:00

After posting a quarterly loss of $1.19 billion, Advanced Micro Devices switched chief executives Thursday, pushing CEO Hector Ruiz into the boardroom and replacing him with second-in-command Dirk Meyer.

2008-07-18 03:00:13

Hector Ruiz Named Executive Chairman of AMD AMD EDITORIAL CONTACT: Drew Prairie, 512-602-4425 drew.prairie@amd.com or INVESTOR CONTACT: Ruth Cotter, 408-749-3887 ruth.cotter@amd.com Logo: http://www.amd.com AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that its board of directors elected President and COO Dirk Meyer as the company's chief executive officer.

2008-07-15 15:00:16

Sun ignites blades market with dramatic revenue and customer growth across the Middle East More than 40 enterprise customers from across the region rely on Sun Blade Systems Sun Microsystems, Inc.

2008-07-10 12:00:35

By Ryan Nakashima Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc., maker of the "Shrek" movies and "Kung Fu Panda," said this week that it will switch from Advanced Micro Devices Inc. computer chips to Intel Corp.'s as it moves toward making all 3-D movies.

2008-07-08 09:00:15

Verari Systems(R), a premier developer of energy efficient data center consolidation platforms utilizing independent blade-based computing and storage solutions, today announced the RM4510 server, a new high-performance visualization and interpretation solution.

2008-06-24 15:02:20

IRVINE, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, ThinkCP(TM) Technologies rolled out Think ViPoR Storage 10G-Extreme SAN Solutions, providing customers with the latest in storage technologies, evolutionary architecture, easy manageability, an outstanding cost-to-performance ratio and low total cost of ownership (TCO).

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.