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Friday, May 24th, 2019

Hardware Systems

IBM Power Systems GM: Big scale and big data demand OpenPower


IBM seems to have halted the Power architecture's slide.

Apple shows iOS 9's major upgrades, from multitasking to picture-in-picture


Apple is refreshing its mobile devices with a new update to iOS that was shown off at its Worldwide Developers Conference.

Intel works to end "lost" data center devices


Embedding RFID into chipsets would make the technology near-universal.

Will network disaggregation play in the enterprise?

Disaggregation seems to be all the rage in networking these days as vendors move to decouple hardware from software.

Aruba CEO moves to allays partner concerns over HP buyout


In a note sent out to its partners, the CEO called themselves "same Aruba... but even faster and with greater resources".

Debunking the myths about scale-up architectures

Debunking the myths about scale-up architectures

Given the rapid pace of server design innovation, earlier concerns about scale-up servers no longer hold water.

100G interconnect hooks UConn into massive research databases


The  new 100G fiber link gives faculty an improved ability to collaborate with others around the world on data-intensive research projects.

Apple to convert failed Arizona sapphire factory to data center


Apple confirmed it will convert a failed sapphire factory into a data center that will also double as the hub to control the company's other server farms.

Modular smartphones could be reused as computer clusters


Circular Devices is already thinking beyond just its Puzzlephone concept.

Ellison sings a new tune: Oracle hardware is cheapest

The purchase price for Oracle systems has been an 'impediment' for some customers, he admitted.