New Platform Lets GPUs and FPGAs Use Intel Optane Memory Modules

Intel Kills Optane Memory Business Entirely

Intel’s Q2 2022 earnings report today was uncharacteristically disappointing, but it also hid a new announcement: Intel is ending its Optane business entirely. During the earnings call, Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger clarified the vaguely-worded announcement in the earnings documents, confirming that Intel will wind down its Optane business. The move incurs a $559 million inventory…

Intel Sapphire Rapids 56-Core ES CPU Hits 3.3 GHz at 420W

Intel’s 56-Core Sapphire Rapids Tested: Faster Than 64-Core EPYC

Without any doubt, Intel’s 4th Generation Xeon Scalable ‘Sapphire Rapids’ server processors are among the highly anticipated products in 2022. The CPUs were delayed several times, and their specifications remain a mystery. But as Intel’s partners are testing samples of the new processors, their benchmark results inevitably emerge in various databases. This time around, someone posted results from…