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IBM launches Nvidia GPU-accelerated Power8 servers

IBM announced on Friday its first Power server to include Nvdia Tesla GPUs and the first product to be launched out of the work of the OpenPower Foundation, the consortium formed last year. Built on the OpenPOWER stack, the Power … Continue reading

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IBM launches the new POWER8 processors

IBM launched last week the new POWER8 processors line and a five Power Systems servers built on the new CPU. The new Power8 CPUs are built using 4 billion transistors, packed into a large 650-square-millimeter die built on IBM’s new … Continue reading

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IBM released some specs on Power8 at Hot Chips conference

During the Hot Chips conference at Stanford University on Monday, IBM representatives showed details of Power8, the motor for the company’s Power Systems lineup. New features include: shifting from the 32-nanometer processes used for the relatively recent Power7+ chips to … Continue reading

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