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AMD Showcases its Next-Gen x86 APU Running Fedora Linux

On Wednesday, during Red Hat Summit 2014, AMD announced a major milestone in the development of its enterprise software ecosystem with the first public demonstration of its second-generation AMD Opteron™ X-Series APU, codenamed “Berlin”, running a Linux environment based on … Continue reading

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AMD’s first ARM processor scheduled for March

AMD announced on Tuesday that an 8-core ARM System-on-Chip named A1100 would begin sampling in March. The AMD Opteron A-Series processor, codenamed “Seattle”, will sample this quarter along with a development platform that will make software design on the industry’s … Continue reading

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Opteron X: AMD’s solution for Micro-Servers

AMD launched on Wednesday a new family of low power server processors: the AMD Opteron™ X-Series optimized for scale-out server architectures. The AMD Opteron X-Series processors come in two variants.  The AMD Opteron X2150, which consumes as little as 11 … Continue reading

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AMD introduces hUMA, sharing the memory between CPU and GPU

Although CPUs and GPUs have coexisted on the same piece of silicon (better known as an APU), for a few years now, the CPU and GPU have not been ‘equal citizens’. Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) is an intelligent computing architecture … Continue reading

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AMD and ARM partnership to Build 64-bit ARM-based Processors

On October 29, 2012, AMD announced it will design 64-bit ARM® technology-based processors in addition to its x86 processors and it’s first ARM-based server CPU is targeted for production in 2014. The new processors are targeted for multiple markets, starting … Continue reading

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