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ChipConnoisseur
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re: Qualcomm preps ARM server SoCs
ChipConnoisseur   1/25/2013 6:01:44 PM
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Sure, as that's true of any industry. The "problem" is we don't know which it will be, and they'll have to battle it out. I don't really see Qualcomm as a server company, though. I don't think they have their hearts in it. Nvidia, Applied Micro and either Calxeda or AMD will be the third. But again, it's very premature to call it out now. We still have at least 5 major players (Samsung, Qualcomm, Nvidia, Mediatek and Apple) in the mobile chip market, and it's a much more mature market than the ARM server market, so we're a long way until we know for sure.

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re: Qualcomm preps ARM server SoCs
eewiz   1/25/2013 5:30:13 PM
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the question is which among the 8 will stay in ARM server business for the long term? Qualcomm with its proprietary ARM architecture has better chance at survival than others IMO.

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re: Qualcomm preps ARM server SoCs
pinhead1   1/25/2013 5:09:21 PM
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I think you're on the money.

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re: Qualcomm preps ARM server SoCs
rick merritt   1/25/2013 4:54:27 PM
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I'm guessing eight (plus) ARM server SoC vendors are about five too many. What do you think?

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