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zewde yeraswork
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Re: LOL another server forecast
zewde yeraswork   12/20/2013 9:06:17 AM
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It may be that traditional server OEMs are fading, or it may just be that a new market driven by service providers is springing up in parallel. Either way, the wave of change is pretty much undeniable.

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Re: Calxeda folds up shop
HardwIntr   12/20/2013 6:48:19 AM
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They should not have picked a name ending like ... Transmeta

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ddngkd   12/20/2013 1:38:48 AM
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great info...increasingly sophisticated

 

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LOL another server forecast
tritchie   12/19/2013 9:55:01 PM
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Tier #1 server OEMs are fading away, who/what is replacing them.  Google, Amazon, FB, Taiwan ODMs and data centers.  The area really in flux now is the hyperscale segment which is focused on data centers.  That's another laugh about server market reports, they are not seeing the real market which is measured in server sockets and not servers.  Lastly don't discount OCP, it might be the catalyst to standardize most hyperscale architectures.

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Re: Calxeda folds up shop
Younjohn   12/19/2013 8:39:48 PM
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This is so exciting. The world is always evolving, and blowing our minds everytime. Mricroservers are the next genaration and we all will benefit us all

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Re: Calxeda folds up shop
TarraTarra!   12/19/2013 7:25:21 PM
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Micro-servers are where the growth is. Calxeda was a great attempt and did demonstrate use in a niche segment of that market. Their problem was that they only had a 32b offering while the likes of AppliedMicro, AMD, Broadcom have all announced 64b designs with Applied having silicon for an year now. I can see why investors hesitated in putting in more money.

 

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Re: Calxeda folds up shop
dynamited   12/19/2013 7:10:23 PM
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"Calxeda shut down today" LOL. I bet the analyist over at IC Insights saw that one coming.

zewde yeraswork
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Re: Calxeda folds up shop
zewde yeraswork   12/19/2013 5:38:30 PM
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It all depends on which reports you've been looking at. There's been a great deal of variety in the predictions and that's because there's a great deal of variety within the broad spefctrum of factors goiing into the microserver market. There's enough to make you think that this is going to be a booming market segment soon--and there's enough to write it off as a small piece of a muc larger, much more significant pie.

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Calxeda folds up shop
RGRU   12/19/2013 5:18:18 PM
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Maybe the market opportunity is not as great as the many recent stories and market reports suggest.  Calxeda shut down today.  They already had silicon too.



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