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TarraTarra!
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re: AMD fabric takes first step to broader market
TarraTarra!   9/13/2012 8:17:35 PM
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AMD selling SandyBridge and Opteron based servers using this fabric is mind-boggling in so many ways: - Does AMD get preferred pricing and roadmaps from Intel? - Would AMD compete with Dell/HP and other OEMs who buy most of AMDs processors - AMD is in effect a server company now selling systems - what would be the investment in going from a semi to a system company It is not clear to me how this freedomfabric/sea micro system strategy is going to benefit AMD. Either someone at AMD is a genius or then they are completely clue-less.

docdivakar
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re: AMD fabric takes first step to broader market
docdivakar   9/12/2012 7:03:24 PM
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I wonder what data rates does Freedom Fabric interconnect supports? Specifically for external storage? The article is missing this information. MP Divakar

KB3001
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re: AMD fabric takes first step to broader market
KB3001   9/11/2012 6:48:31 AM
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I wonder what Andrew Feldman thinks of Cortex A15 based server solutions? PS. "and can link to up to 64 Mbytes of DRAM. " : 64 GBytes



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