low-power server

low-power server

A server that is power efficient. It employs CPUs, memory and other components that burn less watts of power than their mainline counterparts. See Web-scale server.
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Separately, HP announced Project Moonshot , an effort to design low-power server technologies that, if successful, could enable data centres to use 89 percent less energy than they would with traditional x86 servers.
The funds, which indicate that low-power server technology is achieving a stronger hold on the market, will be utilized to "accelerate adoption and innovation in the emerging market .
on Wednesday said its 4GB chip based on 50-nm class DRAM production technology has borne the world's first 32GB DDR3 Memory for low-power server operations.
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Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman announced on Thursday that the firm's first low-power server for hyperscale computing environments, developed under a project it calls Moonshot , will go on sale next quarter.
According to a recently published report from 451 Research - From Brawny to Wimpy - The Rise of the Low-Power Server - owners of large-scale datacenters supporting Internet services and cloud computing are watching these developments closely.
The company is due to release a low-power server chip in the second half of the year code-named Centerton, and will follow that up next year with a part dubbed Avoton.
Samsung also now offers a 1Gb low-power DDR2 chip, allowing it to provide a complete range of 1GB to 8GB low-power server modules.
Chip maker Calxeda has received an investment to the tune of US$55 million to develop low-power server chips with ARM processors, the company is expected to announce today.
HP on Tuesday took the wraps off a new, low-power server platform called "Gemini," the first implementation of which will use an upcoming Intel Atom processor code-named Centerton.
Dell yesterday announced a prototype low-power server with ARM processors, following a growing demand by Web companies for custom-built servers that can scale performance while reducing financial overhead on data centres.
Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) announced yesterday it is buying low-power server vendor SeaMicro, a surprise move that puts AMD in the systems business and disrupts Intel by acquiring one of its close partners.