AMD Dives Deep On High Bandwidth Memory – What Will HBM Bring AMD?

Though it didn’t garner much attention at the time, in 2011 AMD and memory manufacturer Hynix (now SK Hynix) publicly announced plans to work together on the development and deployment of a next generation memory standard: High Bandwidth Memory (HBM).

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Introducing FIDO: Automated Security Incident Response

We’re excited to announce the open source release of FIDO (Fully Integrated Defense Operation – apologies to the FIDO Alliance for acronym collision), our system for automatically analyzing security events and responding to security incidents.

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AMD Refreshes Roadmap, Transitions Back to HPC

AMD revealed key elements of its multi-year strategy as part of its 2015 Financial Analyst Day event in New York on Wednesday.

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Peering Into Computing’s Exascale Future with the IEEE

Computer scientists worried about the end of computing as we know it have been banging heads for several years looking for ways to return to the historical exponential scaling of computer performance.

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The Intel Xeon E7-8800 v3 Review: The POWER8 Killer?

The story behind the High-end Xeon E7 has been an uninterrupted triumphal march for the past 5 years: Intel’s most expensive Xeon beats Oracle servers – which cost a magnitude more – silly, and offers much better performance per watt/dollar than the massive IBM POWER servers.

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New Google service offers big data storage

Google Cloud Bigtable, uses technology Google has been running internally for many years, “so it is not a brand new thing,” said Tom Kershaw, Google’s director of product management for the Google Cloud Platform.

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Mesosphere’s Data Center OS Comes to Azure and AWS

Mesosphere has launched a public beta of its Datacenter Operating System on Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. DCOS treats the data center infrastructure like one big computer.

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HashiCorp Debuts Open-Source Vault Project for Crypto Key Management

HashiCorp, the vendor behind popular Vagrant developer tool, makes a big jump into security with the open-source Vault project.

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Linux Virtual Desktop: Tech Preview is Now Available for Evaluation

Last August we announced the Tech Preview of Linux Virtual Desktop. The response we received was overwhelmingly positive and everyone was eager to test it. Now, Citrix is excited to announce that the Linux Virtual Desktop Tech Preview is available for download!

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Amazon says its cloud is ‘a $5 billion business’

Amazon has finally shared some numbers about its cloud business, and not surprisingly they show that it’s thriving and profitable. Amazon Web Services brought in US$1.566 billion in net sales for Amazon’s first quarter, it said Thursday, up 49 percent from $1.

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