AMD New Hires: Dan McNamara from Intel, Joshua Friedrich and Brad McCredie from IBM

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 - CPUs, Teknologi

AMD New Hires: Dan McNamara from Intel, Joshua Friedrich and Brad McCredie from IBM There is always a fairly fluid movement of engineers in the companies we cover, but recently AMD has made a number of substantial hires into several of its biggest departments. The...

Intel’s Confusing Messaging: Is Comet Lake Better Than Ice Lake?

Friday, January 17th, 2020 - CPUs, Teknologi

Intel’s Confusing Messaging: Is Comet Lake Better Than Ice Lake? This year at CES 2020, Intel held its usual pre-keynote workshop for select members of the press. Around 75 of us across a couple of sessions were there to hear Intel’s latest messaging and announcements...

Intel Cuts 2nd Gen 'Extended Memory' Xeon Scalable Prices

Thursday, January 16th, 2020 - CPUs, Teknologi

Intel Cuts 2nd Gen 'Extended Memory' Xeon Scalable Prices Today Intel will be officially starting product discontinuation of ‘M’ medium sized memory Xeon Scalable CPUs. Due to customer feedback and sales figures, Intel has deemed it in the best interests of the product stack to...

AMD Ryzen Mobile 4000: Measuring Renoir’s Die Size

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 - CPUs, Teknologi

AMD Ryzen Mobile 4000: Measuring Renoir’s Die Size I’m pretty sure that the next time I go to a trade show where new silicon is being announced, the next tool I need in my backpack is a set of calipers in order to measure the...

Updates to Intel’s Data Center Group (DCG)

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 - CPUs, Teknologi

Updates to Intel’s Data Center Group (DCG) Rumors back in November were abound about Intel having some sort of reorganization internally. A number of my industry peers both on the journalist side and the analyst side were hearing murmurs of people getting laid off and...

TRX80 and WRX80 Don’t Exist: Neither Does the ‘Intel LGA1159’ Socket

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 - CPUs, Teknologi

TRX80 and WRX80 Don’t Exist: Neither Does the ‘Intel LGA1159’ Socket For anyone that isn’t following the minutiae of desktop computing, one of the more prominent rumors in AMD land is the presence of upcoming sockets called TRX80 and WRX80. These parts, assumed to be...

I Ran Off with Intel’s Tiger Lake Wafer. Who Wants a Die Shot?

Monday, January 13th, 2020 - CPUs, Teknologi

I Ran Off with Intel’s Tiger Lake Wafer. Who Wants a Die Shot? One of the surprises at CES from Intel was the presence of Tiger Lake, Intel’s next generation platform beyond Ice Lake. Tiger Lake is Intel’s vehicle for delivering the first generation of...