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Intel to Let Servers Trade Data at 1.6Tbit/sec

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Intel’s silicon photonics and bendable fiber, and IEEE’s fastest protocol, will still require a big cable. continue…

What’s Influencing Processor Design

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The same efficient technology present in smartphones and tablets is also finding its way into the datacenter. continue…

Spray-On Nano-Material Could Outdo Intel’s Best

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“Giant surfactant” could make smaller, lighter, cheaper processors using chemistry rather than engineering. continue…

Intel’s Future-Datacenter Plan Features Surprises

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Spinning custom silicon for big datacenters may set Intel apart from competitors, even as it trails in the hottest markets. continue…

Intel Takes Earnings Hit, Thanks to Changing Markets

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Intel’s new CEO pledged to catch up in tablets, but didn’t really comment on the future. continue…

Intel Will Slow Hiring Through Year’s End

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Intel lowered its revenue forecast for the year Wednesday, but doesn’t expect to conduct widespread layoffs as a result. Instead it will slow down the pace of hiring, a spokesperson told Dice News. “We have no plans to change the overall size of the workforce, but do plan to slow down our hiring overall,” said the spokesperson, Chris Kraeuter. “We will focus primarily on making strategic hires and moving people around where we need, as we make adjustments in our… continue…

Intel to Launch Super-Virtualized, Fabric-Based Datacenter

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An upcoming strategy announcement will likely confirm details of a plan Intel execs have been outlining since April. continue…

Breaking Supercomputers’ Exaflop Barrier

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What does a supercomputer need to break the exaflop barrier? Try decent software, good app frameworks and a whole lot of electricity. continue…

Intel Slide-Leaks Suggest Haswell Future

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Intel could release a wide array of Haswell chips in two waves. continue…

Intel, HP Pitch Speedy SSDs for Datacenters

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SSDs have snowballed in the consumer market, but are just getting started in datacenters. continue…