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AMD expands Validated Solutions Program

Saying it wants to enable its solution provider partners to offer a broader range of solutions to their customers, AMD announced today it's adding two single-socket server motherboards with new platform providers to

Published on: October 1st, 2007 Jeff Jedras

Sun aims at broad market for UltraSparc T2

While the UltraSparc T2 will be used in Sun Microsystems' servers, the company also hopes to start a new business and sell the processors to third-party manufacturers of set-top boxes, storage equipment, networking

Published on: September 26th, 2007 Rafael Ruffolo

The hard sell on hard disks

These disks are proof that data expands to fill the space available. And then it expands to overflow that space, generating the need for yet more disks.At the same time, space concerns in

Published on: July 13th, 2007 Lynn Greiner

Playing the name game

“What's in a name?” Shakespeare once asked.A lot, if you're in the business of selling CPUs and video cards, according to a survey of supposedly savvy buyers by market research firm In-Stat. Puzzled

Published on: July 3rd, 2007 Howard Solomon

Paragon II 4.2 KVM switch

Raritan said the latest release of its Paragon II Cat5 KVM switch will includes support for IBM BladeCenter servers. The release also provides many features that optimize collaborative troubleshooting that thereby increase data

Published on: June 5th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

New Centrino less about speed

With the launch of its latest Centrino processor, Intel Corp. is emphasizing what the chip technologies can do, rather than how fast its flagship Core Duo 2 can run on business and consumer

Published on: June 5th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

A gold-plated system builder

System builders are accustomed to rush orders, but not like the one Howard Suissa got recentlyThe customer in Russia wanted a modified version of one of Suissa Computers' $7,260 Yasuko models for a

Published on: May 17th, 2007 Howard Solomon

No holds barred

What you see is what you get with Steve Dallman, the new head of Intel's global reseller division.He's outgoing, thoughtful, witty and candid. Asked in an interview to name his biggest mistake, he

Published on: April 25th, 2007 Howard Solomon

Support for VBI is shaky

The general manager of Superior Computers in London, Ont., a system builder and VAR, “fought like crazy” against adding a white book offering to the company's product lines until realizing the margins would

Published on: April 24th, 2007 Howard Solomon

Intel to be flexible on MDF

Intel Corp. is overhauling its Intel Inside partner marketing program to allow partners greater discretion in using funds they've built up in their MDF accounts for print advertising and other collateral, and, through

Published on: April 24th, 2007 Howard Solomon

AMD shorted system builders

In fact, company president Maurice Hilarius is only just receiving some top-of-the-line CPUs ordered last August.He isn't the only AMD system builder having trouble. All of them are. Earlier this month AMD chairman

Published on: March 30th, 2007 Howard Solomon

AMD hires worldwide technology leader

Douglas Grose has been appointed to lead worldwide technology development and manufacturing operations for AMD Corp.Grose will have global responsibility for AMD's global manufacturing and process technology operations as well as overall supply

Published on: March 15th, 2007 CDN Staff

AMD/ATI’s channel aftermath

Progress on the merger of processor manufacturer AMD and Canadian graphics maker ATI has been encouraging, according to AMD's executive vice-president of worldwide sales and marketing.But in an interview last month Henri Richard

Published on: March 15th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sun adds Intel CPUs to its server line

Intel Canada GM Doug Cooper says the company has not spent any time with Sun Microsystem's Solaris operating system, but he believes Intel's endorsement of Solaris will enable the microchip company to put

Published on: February 18th, 2007 Briony Smith