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Intel Launches Cloud-Based Data Center Platforms; Diane Bryant Comments

Intel has introduced a new portfolio of microprocessors and switch devices that seek to help cloud service providers address energy and efficiency issues in data centers. Atom C2000 features system-on-chip technology intended for microservers, cold storage systems and entry-level networking and works to reduce a chip’s power consumption by up to …

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IBM, Google Help Start Data Center Microprocessor Alliance; Gilad Shainer Comments

IBM, Google and several other technology firms have joined forces to establish a consortium that will seek to help data centers customize server and networking platforms by using IBM’s microprocessor architecture. The OpenPOWER Consortium will give developers access to IBM Power software and hardware offerings and allow companies to license …

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