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AMD Closes $50 Billion Xilinx Acquisition

HPC boost for chip giant AMD, as it completes its drawn out acquisition of FPGA specialist Xilinx for approximately $50…

5 months ago

Intel Celebrates As EU Court Strikes Down 2009 Antitrust Fine

Twelve year legal battle sees EU court grant Intel's appeal against $1.2 billion EU antitrust fine over treatment of AMD…

5 months ago

Intel Touts New 12th Gen PC Processors

Chip giant Intel introduces its new Alder Lake processors for personal computers, as it seeks to dethrone longtime rival AMD

8 months ago

AMD Targets Data Centres With $35 Billion Purchase Of Xilinx

More competition for Intel, as AMD signals deepening push into data centre market with $35 billion purchase of US-based Xilinx

2 years ago

Coronavirus: Chip Makers Ask To Be Classified As Essential Businesses

Group representing major US chip makers ask US federal authorities to be classified as essential businesses, so factories can remain…

2 years ago

VMworld: AMD Introduces Radeon Pro V340 For High-Density Data Centres

The graphics board includes two Vega graphics chips along with enough memory to carry out heavy-duty remote workloads for up…

4 years ago

Operating Systems Hit By Major Security Flaw

Windows, macOS, Linux, VMware, Xen, KVM and others are affected by issues caused by their misinterpretation of chip documentation

4 years ago

AMD And Microsoft Release Spectre Fixes

The latest patches include operating system and processor microcode updates to protect users from Spectre Variant 2

4 years ago

Start-Up Warns Of AMD Chip Flaws In Unusual Publicity Campaign

A small security firm has warned of embarrassing flaws affecting AMD chips, giving the chipmaker only 24 hours to respond

4 years ago

Microsoft Warns Meltdown & Spectre Chip Fixes Will Slow PCs

'Significant' impact on some PCs and servers if the fixes to Meltdown, Spectre are applied, warns Redmond

4 years ago

Meltdown & Spectre: Apple Confirms All Macs & iPhones Are Vulnerable To Chip Bug

Apple releases mitigations for Mac, iPhone and iPad and says a Safari fix is incoming as Meltdown and Spectre continue…

4 years ago

Meltdown & Spectre: Intel Chip Exploit Also Impacts ARM, AMD Chips

'Not just us' says Intel, as ARM and AMD are also said to be vulnerable to one of the flaws

5 years ago

How AMD Wants To Provide ‘Supercomputing For All’

AMD and partners announce availability of new systems powered by high-end CPUs and GPUs to accelerate the use of supercomputing…

5 years ago

AMD Aims For Commercial Comeback With Ryzen Pro CPU Launch

ANALYSIS: Dell, Lenovo and HP partnerships will help AMD bring competition back into the processor market

5 years ago

AMD Ryzen Pro CPUs To Challenge Intel In The Enterprise Arena

Performance, security and machine learning optimisation can all be found in AMD's latest processors

5 years ago

AMD Instinct GPUs Target Machine Learning In Data Centres And HPC Servers

A trio of AMD graphics cards aim to accelerate AI and smart algorithm training

5 years ago

AMD Epyc Server Chips Take The Data Centre Fight To Intel Xeon

32 core processors, 2TB of memory support and 128 lanes of PCIe are on offer with the Eypc chips

5 years ago

Tech Firms Handed $258m To Develop Exascale Supercomputer

Large chunk of money handed to tech firms from US government to develop 1,000 petaflop supercomputer

5 years ago

Intel Reveals 18 Core Core i9 Processor And Core X 8th Generation CPUs

The chipmaker is touting is first teraflop desktop processor

5 years ago

AMD Signals Data Centre Return With EPYC Chips

What's in a name? AMD raids the naming repository for Ryzen Threadripper, EPYC, and Vega chips

5 years ago

AMD Takes Aim At Intel In The Data Centre With Naples Chipset

The server chips offer a rack load of memory and PCIe lane support

5 years ago

IBM, Huawei, AMD, ARM And Qualcomm Unite On Data Centres

Xilinx, Mellanox also join CCIX Consortium to give data centre CPUs an open sharing architecture to boost speed and efficiency

6 years ago

Three Big Themes From The Heart And Head Of The Silicon Industry

AMD's Darren Grasby lays out his view on the year ahead

6 years ago

AMD Launches 64-Bit ARM Chip For Data Centres

Opteron A1100 SoC series is a "key milestone" for establishing ARM in the data centre, says AMD

6 years ago

Samsung Set To Make Chips For AMD

Manufacturing heavyweights to team up on new hardware from next year, report claims

7 years ago

AMD Suffers Major Revenue Fall As PC Market Struggles

Revenues down 35 percent as laptop and PC sales hit, but games console arm provides some reward

7 years ago

AMD Denies It Is Splitting Up

Spinning off part of chip business could help it take on rivals such as Intel, but AMD says no plans…

7 years ago

IT Life: Do You Want Chips With That?

AMD's EMEA head Darren Grasby talks about his career in IT, excitement for VR and why he's firmly on the…

7 years ago

PayPal Deploys Applied Micro’s ARM Servers In Data Centres

Applied Micro Circuits' X-Gene SoC passes PayPal performance benchmarks

7 years ago

AMD Suffers £120 Million Loss, Dumps SeaMicro Server Business

AMD blames "challenging PC environment", with revenues down 26 percent year-over-year

7 years ago