Google’s Brin building a massive airship
Published in News
Thursday, 27 April 2017 12:08

Google’s Brin building a massive airship


Lead Zeppelin


Google co-founder Sergey Brin is secretly building a " massive airship" inside of Hangar Two at the NASA Ames Research Centre.

Naples 32 core server chip announced
Published in Processors
Thursday, 09 March 2017 09:39

Naples 32 core server chip announced


As Fudzilla reported last year 

This is one of these "we told you so" moments, as we've already written many details about AMD 32 core Naples server – a data center processor. 

16 Zen core Opteron is Snowy Owl
Published in Processors
Monday, 11 July 2016 10:52

16 Zen core Opteron is Snowy Owl


SP4 BGA in mid-2017

Naples is, as Fudzilla exclusively reported, a 32 Zen core Opteron with 64 threads. The 16 core Zen version with a BGA socket is codenamed Snowy Owl. AMD thinks that Snowy Owl will be a great match for the communication and network markets that needs a high performance 64-bit X86 CPU.

AMD Zeppelin is an 8 core Zen
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 10:11

AMD Zeppelin is an 8 core Zen


Exclusive: Up to four Zeppelin clusters for 32-core Naples option

A few months back Nick wrote about AMD Zen processor found in a Linux Kernel Mailing List confirming that Zeppelin had support for eight bundles of four cores on a single chip, or 32 physical processing cores.

AMD's Coherent data fabric enables 100 GB/s
Published in Processors
Thursday, 06 August 2015 10:21

AMD's Coherent data fabric enables 100 GB/s


PCIe gives you 15GB/s

After a lot of asking around, we can give you some actual numbers about the AMD's coherent fabric.