From competition to changing workloads to tensions with China, significant changes are coming to data centers, the analysts say.
The company, which is investing $1 billion in its cloud initiative, is continuing to grow the services offered under the Helion umbrella.
The company launches a partner program with ARM, AMD and others to develop a common platform for servers powered by ARM-based chips.
The country will develop its own ARM-based server processors, with the first chips scheduled to launch in 2015.
The Intel-powered X4-4 and X4-8 include Oracle's elastic computing capabilities to dynamically adapt to workload needs.
Jen-Hsun Huang says the mobile chip, which was introduced at CES in January, is generating some interest from server makers.
The company has begun sampling its "Seattle" SoC, a key part of its "ambidextrous computing" effort.
The chip maker is looking to show the strength of the software ecosystem around heterogeneous computing processing.
Government officials reportedly are worried that buying servers from a Chinese company may endanger national security.
Lenovo looks to assure striking Chinese workers that the company will not slash wages or benefits once it takes over IBM's x86 server business.
IBM, which is selling its x86 server unit to Lenovo, saw large declines in both server revenue and shipments, the analyst firm says.
Only those customers with systems under warranty will get access to firmware updates, which had been offered for free.
Company officials say they expect the microserver will help fuel the expansion of the ecosystem around ARM-based servers.
At the Open Compute Summit, the chip maker also unveiled a developer kit designed to encourage companies to build to the SoC.
Calxeda officials said the company was too early to market, and that its products were not generating enough revenue to keep it afloat.
At Dell World, the vendor announces partnerships with Red Hat, Microsoft and Google, eschewing building its own public cloud.
The upcoming "Knights Landing" chip will bring significant improvements in performance, memory and interconnect, Intel officials said.
The new RD540 and RD640 will be armed with Intel's new Xeon E5-2600 v2 processors and will come with new capabilities, like an extra PCIe slot.
Verizon is leveraging SeaMicro's SM15000 servers for compute and storage capabilities as well as the company’s Freedom fabric architecture.
The Cisco executive’s comments reflect differences in approaches by Cisco and VMware after the virtualization vendor’s introduction of NSX.
The company’s NSX virtual networking offering pulls its own technology and that from Nicira into a single solution.
CEO Meg Whitman says that large scale-out data center operators, including Chinese search giant Baidu, are eying the vendor's low-power microservers.
Built on technology developed at NASA, this startup aims to 'democratize' large-scale cloud computing deployments.
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