Smart Modular Brings Optane Memory to AMD EPYC Servers

Smart Modular Brings Optane Memory to AMD EPYC Servers

One of the advantages that servers based on Intel’s 2nd and 3rd Generation Xeon Scalable processors have over AMD EPYC-powered machines is support for Optane Persistent Memory modules that can be used to expand main memory capacity relatively cheaply–something that is important for many applications. But Smart Modular has developed a card that can add Optane PMMs to any…

Intel Can Regain Process Tech Lead by 2025, Says IC Knowledge President

Intel Can Regain Process Tech Lead by 2025, Says IC Knowledge President

Intel is currently executing its plans for the successful development of five nodes across four years in an aggressive roadmap leading into measurement in Angstrom  is sometimes referred to as “Intel Accelerated.”  Scotten Jones, president and owner of the semiconductor consulting company IC Knowledge, was initially skeptical about the ambitious semiconductor schedule, but his head…