After decades of dominance by Intel and AMD, the mainstream CPU market is heating up. From servers to embedded, new architectures are emerging to challenge the old guard.
Intel’s 3rd Gen Xeon Scalable chips offer real performance uplifts compared with previous Cascade Lake parts, but they aren’t enough to win Intel overall performance leadership in the segment.
Qualcomm announced it has completed its acquisition of Nuvia, the CPU design company that broke cover last year with claims its architectures would outperform both Apple and x86.
Microsoft has designed a new cooling solution for its data centers -- one that operates by boiling a non-conductive fluid to dissipate heat before condensing it again.