Intel ramps up production to meet Sapphire Rapids deadline
Intel is stepping up the production of its Sapphire Rapids processors to meet the January 2023 launch deadline. Market researchers recently warned of delays due to production problems, but Intel informed Techzine that the series is on schedule.
Sapphire Rapids processors are the newest server p... Read more
AMD sells more datacenter processors in third quarter
AMD's sales increased to €5.6 billion in the third quarter of this year. The revenue of embedded, gaming and datacenter processors rose sharply. Like Intel, AMD sold fewer processors in the PC segment.
AMD's sales grew to €5.6 billion in the third quarter of 2022, up 29 percent from the sam... Read more
‘Qualcomm plans return to server chip market’
Qualcomm wants to become less dependent on its processors for smartphones and is therefore going to refocus on the production of server processors.
This according to sources of Bloomberg. Qualcomm recently posted disappointing results and saw its sales of smartphone processors in particular fall... Read more
Alibaba Cloud develops its own server chipset
Cloud giant Alibaba Cloud has recently developed the Yitan 710 server processor for its server portfolio. Among other things, Yitan 710 servers are to be used for general-purpose tasks and AI calculations. Additionally, Alibaba Cloud went open source with an existing RISC-V-based CPU.
Chinese pu... Read more
Arm reveals technical details about Neoverse V1 and N2 platforms
Arm has revealed some more technical details about its upcoming Neoverse V1 and N2 server platforms. The company has also announced several partners who will be running the new platforms.
The Neoverse V1 and N2 are both successors to the Neoverse N1 platforms that Arm announced in 2019. They are... Read more
Nvidia announces its first data centre CPU, excels in AI and HPC
Nvidia has announced the Grace CPU. It is a data centre processor based on the Arm architecture. According to Nvidia the CPU excels in tasks related to artificial intelligence and high-performance computing.
The new processor was announced in a press release from Nvidia. The chip designer claims... Read more
Intel reveals 10nm server chips with up to 40 cores
Intel has unveiled the latest generation of its Xeon server chips. The new Ice Lake chips are based on a new architecture for the first time since Skylake and are manufactured on a smaller process. Intel has also added some special new features for AI and 5G, among others.
Navin Shenoy, executiv... Read more
Google to make its own custom server chips as well
Google has announced that it plans to design its own SoCs for use in servers. To assist in the design process, the company has hired Intel veteran Uri Frank.
In a blog post, Google says that Moore's Law no longer provides great strides in computer speed. To ensure that improvements in speed and ... Read more
AMD introduces Zen 3-based server processors
AMD has unveiled its latest generation of server processors. The Epyc 7003 series processors are based on the new Zen 3 architecture. AMD claims that the top models are by far the fastest server processors on the market.
In total, AMD has unveiled 19 different processors. These range from a mode... Read more
‘Intel to produce first 10nm server chips this quarter’
Intel has announced that it will begin mass production of server chips on the 10nm process this quarter. The company would also soon reveal whether or not it will be outsourcing part of its production.
Exactly what kind of chips Intel will produce is not known. It is also not clear how many chip... Read more