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2013-09-10 23:02:31

New product family improves performance, energy efficiency, and security. (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Silicon Mechanics, Inc., announces availability of a range of products built with the newly launched Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600v2 product family. Compared to the previous generation Intel Xeon processor, the new Intel Xeon processor E5-2600v2 (formerly known as Ivy Bridge-EP) features improved performance, energy efficiency, and security. Ideal for process-intensive hardware,...

Intel Reveals New Details Of Exascale Supercomputing Chip
2012-06-19 08:39:41

Researchers at Intel are building new chip architectures to bring high-performance computing into the exascale range, or 1,000 times faster than a petaflop, which is one quadrillion, or a thousand trillion, calculations per second. The No. 1 chipmaker disclosed new technical details about its new line of processors, which are based on Intel´s “Many Integrated Core Architecture,” saying its latest technology for high-performance computing is worthy of an entirely new brand...

2009-07-15 13:51:00

JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Information Technologies (MillenniumIT) unveiled a revolutionary new release of its trading platform this week. It possesses ultra fast order processing capabilities, making it the world's fastest trading platform. During the project, MillenniumIT collaborated with Intel Corporation to achieve a 130 micro second order latency using the Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5500 processors. These tests were conducted at Intel's fasterLAB facility near London...

2008-09-08 00:00:07

Intel Corporation continues to expand its 45-nanometer (nm) manufacturing chip portfolio with the launch of its first four halogen-free Intel(R) Xeon(R) processors, signaling another step in Intel's march toward minimizing the environmental footprint of its products. The chips reach new heights in performance and energy efficiency. Much of the energy efficiency these new processors provide comes from Intel's advanced 45nm manufacturing capability and its reinvented transistors that use a...

2008-08-20 09:00:12

By Jordan Robertson Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO -- Intel Corp. cracked the lid Tuesday on a new chip design that is at once a big challenge to smaller rival Advanced Micro Devices Inc. and an admission that AMD nailed a key design feature before it slipped into a severe financial slump. Intel, the world's largest computer-chip maker, showed off the new blueprint, known as a microarchitecture, for its chips at a developers conference in San Francisco. Though some of the details were...

2008-07-24 12:00:39

As Internet access continues to be added to all kinds of computers and devices, Intel executives outlined a plan to use its chip design expertise, factory capacity, advanced manufacturing techniques and the economics of Moore's Law to usher in a new category of highly integrated, purpose-built and Web-savvy System on Chip (SoC) designs and products. The company also unveiled its first eight such products under its Intel(R) EP80579 Integrated Processor family for security, storage,...

2008-07-15 09:00:19

By Jordan Robertson Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO -- Intel Corp. rolled out a new batch of chips for laptops Monday that promises longer battery life and better graphics- rendering abilities, the company's latest salvo against smaller rival Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Both companies are posturing to capture the attention of computer buyers looking for crisper high-definition video playback on their laptops and less battery drain, a difficult balancing act. The latest from Intel is its...

2006-03-07 07:35:00

SAN FRANCISCO -- Intel Corp. on Tuesday touted a new line of more efficient microprocessors, seeking to bring some sparkle back to a product stable that has come under assault from rival Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Acknowledging that the world's top chipmaker is "under tremendous competitive pressure," Chief Technology Officer Justin Rattner said the company was reversing a trend of making chips that guzzle more electricity. Rattner was speaking at the start of Intel's twice-annual...

2005-12-14 08:50:00

SAN FRANCISCO -- Intel Corp. said on Tuesday its next-generation platform for laptop computers will use 25 percent less power while boosting performance, helping it stay on top of the fast-growing market. The overhaul of Intel's Centrino technology, code-named "Napa," comes as the world's largest chipmaker is getting a boost from laptop sales, which are growing faster than the overall computer market. At the heart of Napa is Intel's new Yonah microprocessor, which will be its first mobile...

2005-08-23 12:48:56

SAN FRANCISCO -- Intel Corp. said on Tuesday it is combining its desktop and notebook microprocessor architectures, as the world's largest chipmaker focuses on boosting the power efficiency of its chips. The move is the latest as Intel shifts its focus from making chips that run at ever higher clock speeds, which are now measured in gigahertz, to making chips that have a higher performance per watt. Such performance is key for small, mobile devices as well as computers in data centers eager...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.