AMD Preps SP6 Socket For Lower-Power EPYC 'Genoa' CPUs

AMD Preps SP6 Socket For Lower-Power EPYC ‘Genoa’ CPUs

To address different types of workloads and customers, AMD intends to offer its 4th Generation EPYC ‘Genoa’ and ‘Bergamo’ processors in two form-factors: SP5 for heavy-duty machines and SP6 for compact edge and infrastructure servers. Pictures of AMD’s yet unannounced SP6 socket have just emerged.  Some modern servers must offer unbeatable performance and throughput no matter…

Getting To Know the Linux Filesystem

Getting To Know the Linux Filesystem

The Unix / Linux filesystem hierarchy can seem quite daunting to those new to the OS. It was the same for us when we got started. But this mysterious filesystem isn’t that mysterious after all; we just need some explanation to go along with the directory names. Linux is a great operating system. It runs…