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IBM Adds POWER9 AIO, Pushes for an Open Memory-Agnostic Interface

IBM adds a third variant of POWER9, the POWER9 Advanced I/O (AIO) processor which incorporates the Open Memory Interface (OMI), a new open memory-agnostic interface.

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Intel Unveils the Tremont Microarchitecture: Going After ST Performance

Intel unveils the Tremont microarchitecture, its next-generation low-power small x86 core.

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Intel Spring Hill: Morphing Ice Lake SoC Into A Power-Efficient Data Center Inference Accelerator

First detailed at Hot Chips 31, Intel Spring Hill morphs the Ice Lake SoC into a highly power-efficient data center inference accelerator.

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Analog AI Startup Mythic To Compute And Scale In Flash

A look at the IPU architecture of analog AI startup Mythic which attempts to significantly reduce the power consumption by computing directly in analog in flash.

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Alibaba Launches DC Inference Accelerators

Alibaba launches its own homegrown inference accelerator for their own cloud.

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Inside Tesla’s Neural Processor In The FSD Chip

A deep dive into the custom-designed Tesla neural processing units integrated inside the company’s full self-driving (FSD) chip based on the Tesla Hot Chips 31 talk.

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GlobalFoundries, Arm Demonstrate High-Density 3D Stacked Mesh Interconnect for HPC Applications

GlobalFoundries and Arm demonstrate a 3D mesh interconnect design using highly-dense hybrid bonding 3D stacking technology intended for HPC applications.

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IBM Introduces Next-Gen Z  Mainframe: The z15; Wider Cores, More Cores, More Cache, Still 5.2 GHz

IBM introduces its latest Z mainframe, the z15. Here’s a detailed look at the changes and enhancements that were made including the new system architecture and CPU microarchitecture.

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IBM Open Sources Power ISA, Delays POWER10 to 2021

At the recent OpenPOWER Summit, IBM outlined their new roadmap, open-sourced the Power ISA, and made a number of additional announcements.

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A Look At The Ice Lake Thunderbolt 3 Integration

At look the Ice Lake Thunderbolt 3 integration, Intel’s biggest integration since the graphics on Sandy Bridge.

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