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Intel drives Xeon server CPU to 17W

5/14/2012 03:00 PM EDT
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rick merritt
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re: Intel drives Xeon server CPU to 17W
rick merritt   5/17/2012 6:02:55 AM
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Yes Mips/W might be better than just W

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resistion   5/15/2012 4:53:38 AM
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The low end of previous Sandy bridge was 20 W. The rest of Sandy Bridge was up to 95 W for better performance. This 17 W is also the low end, so I wonder how high it would go for higher performance.

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chanj0   5/14/2012 10:59:14 PM
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17W Xeon, coming down from 65-95W, is an impressive improvement. With all the power saving improvements, a 15A rack might be able to accommodate twice as many servers. Cloud based companies would be really happy. No doubt consumers will be benefit from it. A benchmark of the latest Ivy Bridge server chips would be nice.

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resistion   5/14/2012 10:20:56 PM
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Interesting to see ARM server benchmark.

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goafrit   5/14/2012 7:43:56 PM
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In the latest CRN Awards, Intel won nearly all the categories it was included except on price where AMD came top. Intel is a leader and it is a matter of time that it will be a monopoly.

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