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AMD claims supercomputing GPU performance crown with FirePro S9150

By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | August 6th, 2014 AMD says the FirePro S9150 is faster than Nvidia’s fastest Tesla processor. Advanced Micro Devices has stepped up its supercomputer battle with Nvidia, claiming the graphics performance crown with its fastest server GPU offering yet, the FirePro S9150. Graphics processors are at the center of …

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AMD’s Kaveri processors coming to smaller, cheaper desktops

By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | July 31st, 2014 AMD’s new chips will bring console-style gaming to small desktops. Advanced Micro Devices wants to help gamers build cheaper, smaller desktops through new processors the company started shipping on Thursday AMD’s A10, A8 and A6 chips — code-named Kaveri — are targeted at small-form factor …

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AMD’s new 64-bit ARM board points way to x86 coexistence

By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | July 30th, 2014 AMD’s 64-bit server development board has the company’s first ARM processors. Advanced Micro Devices is moving closer to a motherboard design that will accept both x86 and ARM chips with the shipment of its first 64-bit ARM board. The Opteron A1100-Series developer hardware is an …

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