Tech Leaders Unite to Enable New Cloud Datacenter Server Designs for Big Data, Machine …

AMD, Dell EMC, Google, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Mellanox Technologies, Micron, NVIDIA and Xilinx Launch OpenCAPI Consortium and Immediately Release New Specification Enabling Up to 10X Faster Server Performance SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Oct 14, 2016) – Technology leaders AMD, Dell EMC, Google, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Mellanox Technologies, Micron, NVIDIA and Xilinx today announced a new, open specification that can increase datacenter server performance by up to 10x, enabling corporate and cloud data centers to speed up big data, machine learning, analytics, and other emerging workloads. Servers and related products based on the new standard are expected in the second half of 2017. The new standard, called OpenCAPI and released today by the newly formed OpenCAPI Consortium,provides an open, high-speed pathway for different types of technology — advanced memory,…


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