Monthly Archives: March 2012

Corsair Hydro Series H100 CPU Cooler Review for Servers and Workstations

Today we are taking a look at the Corsair Hydro Series H100 liquid cooling solutions specifically in the context of servers and workstations. I...

Thermaltake MAX-1542 Hot Swap SSD 4-in-1 2.5″ to 5.25″ Review

Solid-state storage is getting cheaper almost by the day, so it is no surprise that users are starting to put more than one SSD...

Tyan’s New Sandy Bridge-EP Xeon E5-2600 Series C600 Motherboards

Today I am taking a quick peek at the new range of Intel C600 chipset based server motherboards from Tyan for the new Intel...

Launching the STH RAID Calculator v1

A few weeks ago I decided that I was going to put a renewed effort into building useful tools for ServeTheHome.com. The first tool...

AMD Opteron 3200 Series Platform Answering Intel Xeon E3 series

AMD is following Intel's Xeon E3 strategy for uniprocessor servers and is announcing the availability of the AMD Opteron 3200 series. The Opteron 3200 is a...

New LSI 9266-4i and 9266-8i Features

Today we have another installment in Pieter Schaar's LSI series. Pieter is  perhaps best known as the one behind laptopvideo2go.com. He has been a...

Dual Intel Xeon E5-2690 Update: Power Consumption & Folding@Home

As I already mentioned, the new Sandy Bridge Xeons are fast, especially with two high-end Xeon E5-2690's in a single system. One thing I...

AMD Opteron 6128: Multi-socket platform bargain Xeon alternative

Today we are going to take a quick look at the AMD Opteron 6128 CPU which has become a very cost-effective building block for...

Download Supermicro IPMIView Latest Version

Several readers each week read articles about Supermicro IPMIview and various mentions each week and want to give it a try but cannot find...

Dual Xeon E5-2690 – A quick look Intel’s Dual Socket LGA 2011 flagship

Recently I had some performance previews of the Xeon E5-2687W which one could easily tell were a bit slanted. The E5-2687W is a 150w...

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Microsoft adds NVIDIA Tesla V100 Volta Support in Azure

The cloud wars are heating up for high-dollar GPU compute instances. When the Amazon AWS EC2 P3 instances came out a few weeks ago...
Dell EMC PowerEdge R640 Front

Dell EMC Reaching into Deep Learning and AI

At SC17 Dell EMC briefed us on their plans to leverage HPC know-how and cross-vertical insights to bring deep learning and AI solutions to their customers
NEC Vector Engine X8 In Clear Supermicro Platform

NEC Vector Engine Co-Processor Shown at SC17

At SC17 in Denver, the NEC Vector Engine 1.0 co-processor was a welcome change from the sea of GPUs and CPUs and is designed to fit in standard x86 servers