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Atom S1200 – the Intel solution for low power, single socket servers

Intel has announced today the availability of Atom S1200, a System-on-a-Chip platform is the “world’s first” 6-watt, 64-bit SoC for datacenters and enterprise applications. The Intel Atom processor S1200 product family is the first low-power SoC delivering required data center … Continue reading

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Atom vs Xeon in search engine performance

Researchers at Harvard and Microsoft have authored a paper that seeks to prove that a small, power-efficient core like the Intel Atom chip can be better suited for search. The paper compares the performance, reliability, and cost of ownership of … Continue reading

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512 low power cores in 10 rack units = SeaMicro SM10000

SeaMicro launched its first product: the SM10000, a server cluster comprised of 512 of Intel’s Atom processors with a built-in, virtualized network fabric for the servers. SM10000 is based on the single-core dual threadAtom Z530 processor. Each CPU has its own … Continue reading

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