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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