Daily Archives: March 8, 2017

Facebook OCP Summit 2017 7.5 Quadrillion

Facebook at Open Compute Summit 2017 – 7.5 Quadrillion Web Server Instructions Per Second

Facebook kicked off its OCP 2017 with a huge figure, its web servers process 7.5 quadrillion instructions per second. It also showed off new hardware
JW And Intel At OCP Summit 2017 Project Olympus Intel Logo

Intel at Open Compute Summit 2017

New hardware and software updates for Intel at the Open Compute Summit 2017. We have notes from Intel's keynote. Intel even shows shipping silicon photonics
Microsoft At OCP Kushagra Vaid Keynote

Microsoft at Open Compute Summit 2017: AI and ARM64 with Cavium and Qualcomm

Microsoft at Open Compute Summit 2017 has SONiC open networking, AMD Naples and the big news, Qualcomm Centriq and Cavium ThunderX in Azure
Open Compute Project Summit 2017 Stage

Open Compute Project Summit 2017 Opening Keynote: What you need to know

We are at the Open Compute Project Summit 2017. Here are the notes you need from the opening keynote - OCP marketplace - NetApp ONTAP Select - IBM Spectrum

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AMD EPYC Monero Mining WR

Dual AMD EPYC 7601 CPUs Can Offset Operational Costs Using Monero Mining

The AMD EPYC 7601 dual processor system we have in the lab has set a world record for dual socket Monero mining and can offset ongoing data center costs
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AMD EPYC 7000 Series Architecture Overview for Non-CE or EE Majors

With the launch of AMD EPYC we can finally go into detail about the AMD architecture codenamed "Naples." CPU design is dense but we simplify basics for you
Dual Socket AMD EPYC 7601 Power Consumption

AMD EPYC 7601 Dual Socket Early Power Consumption Observations

We preview the power consumption figures of the top-end AMD EPYC 7601 dual CPU configuration with 512GB of RAM and see excellent results