OpenPOWER Foundation


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OpenPOWER Foundation

A membership organization founded by IBM in 2013 to promote the future development of IBM's P Architecture, starting with the POWER8 CPU. Google and NVIDIA were also founding members. OpenPOWER (www.openpowerfoundation.org) is involved with developing architectural enhancements, whereas Power.org (www.power.org), founded in 2004 also by IBM, is more involved with the POWER CPU instruction sets. See POWER CPU.
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IBM and several fellow OpenPOWER Foundation members today revealed new technologies, collaborations and developer resources to enable clients to analyze data more deeply and with incredible speed.
IBM and Xilinx, through a private signed agreement and collaboration through the OpenPOWER Foundation, are teaming to develop open acceleration infrastructures, software and middleware to address emerging applications such as machine learning, network functions virtualization (NFV), genomics, high performance computing (HPC) and big data analytics.
The Power Systems S822L servers benefit directly from innovations co-developed by members of the OpenPOWER Foundation -- a 150-member global organization of leading technology suppliers and users supporting and contributing to open development on top of POWER's open architecture.
The collaboration between Alpha Data, Xilinx, IBM, and the OpenPOWER Foundation is producing breakthrough performance using Xilinx All Programmable FPGAs.
has joined the OpenPOWER Foundation, an open development alliance based on IBM's POWER microprocessor architecture.
In contrast, IBM is designing a new data centric approach to systems that leverages the building blocks of the OpenPOWER Foundation.
17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exablaze, the leading developer and manufacturer of ultra low latency network devices, today announced the company has joined the OpenPOWER Foundation, an open development community based on IBM's POWER microprocessor architecture.
A recent development in this regard is the creation of the OpenPower Foundation, an initiative by IBM to challenge x86 dominance by opening up its Power processor to the IT community.
In a move that sharply contrasts other chip and server manufacturers' proprietary business models, IBM through the OpenPOWER Foundation, released detailed technical specifications for its POWER8 processor, inviting collaborators and competitors alike to innovate on the processor and server platform, providing a catalyst for new innovation.
Recognizing an open approach to data center infrastructure is core to enabling workload acceleration across the industry, Xilinx has deepened its investment in the OpenPOWER Foundation an independent organization with more than 160 members worldwide supporting open development on the POWER architecture.
16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and several fellow OpenPOWER Foundation members today revealed new technologies, collaborations and developer resources to enable clients to analyze data more deeply and with incredible speed.
AMI) said it has joined the OpenPOWER Foundation, an open development community based on the POWER microprocessor architecture.