AMD’s new Opteron processors target the cloud

AMD’s Opteron 4300 chip delivers 15 percent better performance than predecessor To break its slump in the server market, Advanced Micro Devices is embarking on an aggressive strategy that calls for ARM and x86 chips by 2014 and continued improvements to its Opteron line in the meantime. AMD’s Piledriver CPUs …

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All you what know about CompTIA A+ Certification  Certification: proves that a candidate has the latest skills needed by today’s computer support professionals. CompTIA A+ Training confirms a technician’s ability to perform tasks such as installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventive maintenance and basic networking. The exams also cover domains such as security, safety …

The upside of shadow IT

Tech-savvy employees have long bypassed IT to get their hands on hot technologies. Rather than standing in the way, smart CIOs are now embracing and even encouraging shadow IT. Here’s why. Computerworld – First, a scary statistic: Gartner predicts that in less than three years, 35% of enterprise IT expenditures …

AMD Opteron 16-core PC Processor

AMD was already leading the number of cores in the PC market with 8-core Bulldozer processor for desktop and 12-core Opteron processor for Servers. What comes now makes Intell fall back generations behind, at least in the PC segment. The new 16-core processors from AMD are targeting enterprise servers for …

AMD’s new CEO likes basketball and the chip maker’s future

Computerworld – WASHINGTON — Since being hired last August, Rory Read, Advanced Micro Devices CEO, has been reshaping the company. In November, Read set plans to cut the company’s global workforce of 11,100 by 10%. The company would use the savings to fund initiatives in new technologies and emerging markets. …