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Peter Clarke
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re: China's Godson processors to power servers in 2014
Peter Clarke   2/20/2013 11:19:48 AM
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So ST used to help Loongson get Godson processors made. Who is making the 32-nm version? Globalfoundries, Samsung, TSMC? And is it strictly bulk, planar CMOS? It is looking like it could be a Globalfoundries shuffle from 32-nm to 28-nm, but any body that knows for sure is welcome to chime in.

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vickistorm   2/20/2013 6:29:49 PM
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Too late. How can this guy compete with INTEL

rick merritt
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re: China's Godson processors to power servers in 2014
rick merritt   2/20/2013 9:17:12 PM
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I believe the Godson paper presenter said ST made the 32 nm chip

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sprite0022   2/21/2013 12:38:59 AM
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CIA 's internet group should have the answer.

sprite0022
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sprite0022   2/21/2013 12:48:37 AM
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allwinner is responsible of competing with intel. you might see a lenovo/dell story evolve again at cpu front.

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re: China's Godson processors to power servers in 2014
resistion   2/21/2013 1:05:21 AM
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As of 2010, GlobalFoundries and TSMC already cancelled 32 nm going directly to 28 nm instead (at least in naming). So the 32 nm Godson is probably made by Samsung if after 2010. http://news.softpedia.com/news/Globalfoundries-32nm-Bulk-Process-Canceled-139063.shtml Samsung still offers 32 nm today: http://www.samsung.com/global/business/semiconductor/foundry/process-technology/32-28nm

rick merritt
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rick merritt   2/21/2013 10:17:44 PM
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If he starts selling a lot of servers to China government departments and eventually commercial data centers like Baidu he could do quite well.

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TarraTarra!   2/21/2013 10:40:43 PM
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MIPs based servers - I remember that died in the late 80s. How much traction they will see in the market is to be seen given the challenges of getting the army of ecosystem developers to drop what they are doing and support another new MIPS ISA.

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re: China's Godson processors to power servers in 2014
vdara   2/22/2013 1:18:22 AM
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Actually, how does it compare to the current ARM server SoCs and comming A57 in terms of perf and perf/watt? Any benchmark numbers?

sprite0022
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sprite0022   2/22/2013 5:23:44 AM
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I would say this is not an alienware PC, but hey, who cares, most ppl don't need it anyway.

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