||Is AMD's Fusion Processor a Performance Game Changer?
AMD has recently launched the Fusion' processors incorporate a graphics card (GPU) and microprocessor (CPU) on a single low power chip.
These Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) utilise a single-die design that combines multi-core CPU (x86) the graphics and parallel processing engine. They also include a high-speed bus that transmits data across processor cores.
||Is Arm the new black - Calxeda to offer a 480-core ARM Server
Arm is popping up in all types of smart devices but it is not commonly seen in high-end servers. However Calxeda 480-core, low power server in the works.
With energy and space becoming critical data center criteria, Calxeda can claim a factor of 10 reduction in costs and a 5x, or even 10x performance gain over what is currently available