Monthly Archives: December 2012

Intel Atom S1200 v Intel Xeon E3

Intel Atom S1200 Centerton Server Processor Launch Notes

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend the Intel Atom S1200 server processor launch. The morning's focus was on the current 6w Centerton generation...
DrayTek Vigor120 v2 with Vigor2820

DrayTek Vigor120 v2 Modem Review for ADSL and ADSL2+

Earlier this year we had a big thunderstorm, one very large bang later I discovered my Internet was out. A little investigating later led...
Supermicro Hyper-Speed Overclocking BIOS BCLK

Supermicro Hyper-Speed Server BIOS

The Supermicro Hyper-Speed product line is innovative in that it can speed up two Intel Xeon E5-2600 series processors. Today we are looking at...
Supermicro Hyper-Speed 6027AX-TRF Internal Heatsinks

Supermicro Hyper-Speed Servers Internal Components

Recently a new Supermicro Hyper-Speed server was sent to STH for review. For those not familiar with Supermicro Hyper-Speed it is enterprise overclocking. Basically,...
Supermicro Hyper-Speed 6027AX-TRF Front

Supermicro Hyper-Speed SYS-6027AX-TRF Chassis Review

Recently a new Supermicro Hyper-Speed server was sent to STH for review. For those not familiar with Supermicro Hyper-Speed it is enterprise overclocking. Supermicro...

Supermicro Upgrades Server System Warranties

As many in the industry know, Supermicro is making a push to brand the company as a system supplier, rather than a component supplier....
SFF-8087 Port on Disk Backplane

External SAS/ SATA Disk Chassis Wiring – Part 2

In External SAS/SATA Disk Chassis Wiring - Part 1 we looked at wiring a server with the cables and adapters needed to connect to an external SAS/SATA...
Intel Atom S1200 Centerton

Intel Atom S1200 Series Centerton

At the Intel Atom S1200 series Centerton launch event keeping a log in the forums of the Atom S1200 event. Will keep updating the...
Completed Server Wiring

External SAS/SATA Disk Chassis Wiring – Part 1

You've decided to build your own external hard drive chassis. You bought your drives and a bare chassis to house them. You've read Patrick's...
AMD Opteron 3200

AMD Opteron 4300 and Opteron 3300 Series Server CPUs Launched

AMD has brought their newest Piledriver architecture to two more product lines. The AMD Opteron 4300 series is a socket C32 solution meant for...

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NVIDIA Tesla Module

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