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Five good, five bad signs for IC market

10/27/2010 05:29 PM EDT
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VincePG
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re: Five good, five bad signs for IC market
VincePG   10/29/2010 7:02:46 PM
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These predictions are worthless, particularily from the guys listed, Garner, ISuppli, etc. In Nov 2009 they were downgrading their forecasts, some to less than 1/3 of what actually happened for 2010, then in Sept 2010 they are up grading their forecasts for 2010 to be in line with the actuals. These guys couldn't predict yesterday's weather. Here is my prediction: At this time next year Garner and ISuppli will be changing their incorrect 2010 forecasts by more than 50%.

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Warren3   10/28/2010 4:44:36 PM
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So what is your prediction of the growth of "GPU in server" for 2011 and 2012, and how much is server growth and how much is displacement?

docdivakar
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docdivakar   10/28/2010 2:06:37 AM
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I am surprised to find no mention of rapidly growing market for GPU's that are finding their way to servers, pretty soon even in 'low end' ones. The growth for these boxes is well assured in network enterprises of developing economies, not to mention data centers. On the consumer market side, I was also did not find any mention of ARM's Cortex A-15 based devices (from TI, Samsung, ST-Ericsson, etc., the one that Intel missed!) are leading the growth bandwagon, in developed & developing economies. There is definitely great growth potential for products in this category. The above two certainly represent good trends in the IC market. Dr. MP Divakar

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wilber_xbox   10/27/2010 7:33:55 PM
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worrisome future growth but i am surprised to read that solar will add fuel to the growth. Good surprise. I always consider solar technology to be an underdog, which is puppy with strong future.

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