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Lenovo to merge server brands in 2017

Sep 17, 11:56

Following the acquisition of IBM's x86 server business, Lenovo is planning to merge its two server brands into one and use the unified brand to release products in 2017. Lenovo is...

Acer reportedly lands server orders from TSMC

Aug 5, 15:22

Acer has reportedly obtained orders for servers used in data centers from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), which could affect TSMC's orders to its original supplier...

Globalfoundries completes acquisition of IBM microelectronics business

Jul 2, 22:06

Globalfoundries has completed its acquisition of IBM's microelectronics business, according to the foundry chipmaker.

IBM and BOE sign agreement to develop health management platform

Jul 1, 14:50

China-based panel maker BOE and IBM have signed an agreement to develop a new health management data platform as part of the two companies' efforts to extend their influence in the...

Intel to partner with more IT players for IoT opportunities

Jan 15, 11:39

In addition to existing partnerships with Amazon, IBM, Eurotech and General Electric (GE), Intel is preparing to team up with more IT firms such as AT&T, Verizon, Cisco, SAP and...

IBM, Cisco leading in smart city technology developments, says Navigant

Nov 21, 13:56

Estimated to be worth more than US$27 billion annually by 2023, the smart city technology market is expected to be led by IBM and Cisco in terms of strategy and execution. The concept...

Lenovo becomes the biggest x86 server provider in China as acquisition of IBM x86 server business completes, says IDC

Oct 1, 16:27

Lenovo has become the biggest x86 server provider in China as its acquisition of IBM's x86 server business completes. IDC said it believes this acquisition will enrich Lenovo's x86...

Lenovo to finish acquisition of IBM server business; still needs 6 months for internal reorganization

Sep 30, 14:05

Lenovo will finish its acquisition of IBM's x86 server business on October 1 and the deal will see Lenovo become the third-largest server vendor. Some server vendors believe Lenovo...

Lenovo looking for help from Taiwan server players

Aug 25, 21:46

Following its acquisition of IBM's x86 server business, Lenovo is looking to establish partnerships with Taiwan-based server players such as Quanta Computer, Mitac International and...

China unlikely to get out of US-supply issues in short term

Jul 21, 16:23

Because of IT security conflicts between China and the US, the China government has been trying to abandon the use of US-made IT products such as servers and storage from players...

Apple and IBM forge global partnership to transform enterprise mobility

Jul 17, 14:16

Apple and IBM have announced an exclusive partnership that teams the strengths of each company to transform enterprise mobility through a new class of business apps - bringing IBM's...

Lenovo to complete IBM server business acquisition by November; to see 10% of revenues contributed by enterprise business

Jun 3, 21:26

IBM's server business unit will start transitioning to Lenovo in July and the process is estimated to be completed by November. The acquisition is expected to boost Lenovo enterprise...

Upstream suppliers eye server orders from Lenovo

Apr 23, 21:14

Lenovo reportedly has picked up its pace over the acquisition of IBM's entry-level server business with some of IBM's senior executives expected to join Lenovo in May, according to...

Commentary: Is time ripe for Lenovo to acquire IBM x86 server business?

Jan 27, 12:29

Lenovo has signed a definitive agreement with IBM for the acquisition of IBM's x86 server hardware and maintenance business for US$2.3 billion. It is an important step for Lenovo...

Lenovo to buy IBM x86 server business for US$2.3 billion

Jan 24, 11:09

Lenovo and IBM have entered into a definitive agreement in which Lenovo plans to acquire IBM's x86 server business. This includes System x, BladeCenter and Flex System blade servers...

China government increases support for local cloud computing players

Sep 25, 22:00

The China government started changing procurement policies in the second half to help nurture local cloud computing players. The change is expected to impact first-tier brand vendors...

IBM to invest US$1 billion to develop x86 server products over next 3 years

Sep 11, 21:49

IBM is planning to invest US$1 billion to strengthen and improve its System x product line hoping to grab future business opportunities in the high-density server market, according...

Micro-server vendors push into the Asia Pacific region

Sep 2, 22:24

In addition to Hewlett-Packard (HP) and IBM, Dell recently launched its latest micro-server, the PowerEdge T20, targeting small enterprises and personal studios. Since these types...

BlackBerry likely to be sold in parts as it looks for strategic alternatives, say sources

Aug 14, 15:11

The chance is low for BlackBerry to be acquired by any rival companies after the Canada-based smartphone vendor announced recently that it has formed a special committee to explore...

Google, IBM, Mellanox, Nvidia, Tyan announce development group for data centers

Aug 7, 11:50

Google, IBM, Mellanox, Nvidia and Tyan have announced plans to form the OpenPOWER Consortium - an open development alliance based on IBM's Power microprocessor architecture. The Consortium...

The pros and cons of Apple building its own chips

Jul 17, 11:26

If Apple builds its own silicon at its own chip fab, the risk it will face will be greater than the benefits for the company, according to Nobunaga Chai, analyst for semiconductors...

UMC to join IBM in 10nm process development

Jun 13, 21:18

United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced that the company will join the IBM joint technology development alliance to participate in the group's development of 10nm CMOS process...

Chunghwa Telecom, IBM cooperate to launch Smart PaaS in Taiwan

May 10, 15:54

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), the largest fixed-line and mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan, on May 9 announced cooperation with IBM Taiwan to launch Smart PaaS (platform as a service), a...

Digitimes Research: Global top-5 notebook brands see over 20% shipment drop in April

May 6, 11:38

Global top-5 notebook brands together suffered a more than 20% on-month shipment drop in April, while top-3 ODMs together had a drop of 14% due to most brand vendors having started...

Lenovo seeking help from Taiwan ODMs for the server industry

Apr 23, 09:56

With Lenovo reportedly talking with IBM about the the acquisition of IBM's server business, sources from the upstream supply chain pointed out that the China-based vendor has already...

Taiwan market: IBM promoting PureFlex System

Oct 18, 13:56

IBM has been promoting sales of its PureFlex System, a fully integrated system with unified management of computing, storage, networking and virtualization resources, in the Taiwan...

Taiwan market: IBM offers 3 cloud computing solutions

Jul 13, 15:50

IBM has launched three solutions under its SmartCloud cloud computing services: foundation, service and industry, which aim to meet the needs for cloud computing services of enterprises...

China-based telecom equipment vendors poised to launch enterprise tablet PCs, says IBM Taiwan

Jul 6, 15:35

While international vendors are preparing to launch Windows 8 consumer tablet PCs later in the second half of 2012, China-based vendors of telecom equipment are poised to launch enterprise...

UMC signs license deal with IBM to develop 20nm chips

Jul 2, 13:55

United Microelectronics (UMC) announced recently that the company has signed a license agreement with IBM to expedite the development of its 20nm CMOS process with FinFET 3D transi...

SK Hynix, IBM to jointly develop PCRAM

Jun 11, 10:13

SK Hynix has announced a joint development and technology licensing agreement with IBM. The pair will collaborate on developing phase-change RAM (PCRAM) products, which will be manufactured...

IBM unveils cognitive computing chips

Aug 19, 16:25

IBM researchers on August 18 unveiled a new generation of experimental computer chips designed to emulate the brain's abilities for perception, action and cognition. The technology...

Foxconn cooperates with Synnex for China motherboard market

Aug 2, 01:15

Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing service (EMS) provider Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced it will form a strategic alliance with channel retailer...

Synnex becomes IMB server sales agent in Australia

Jul 5, 10:31

Synnex Technology International, a Taiwan-based electronics distributor, on July 4 announced that its wholly owned subsidiary in Australia has obtained a sales agent right for IBM's...

Battery maker AcBel to benefit from cloud computing opportunity

Jun 16, 01:45

Taiwan-based battery maker AcBel expects its revenues to see a double-digit percentage growth in 2011, benefiting from cloud computing driving demand for server power supplies, according...

PC ODMs expect to gain share from first-tier server vendors, while vendors take the opposite view

Jun 14, 01:10

As cloud computing becoming a great business opportunity to server players, sources from PC ODMs believe that the server market, which is currently dominated by first-tier players...

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    Nvidia has announced that it plans to integrate a high-speed interconnect, called NVLink into its future GPUs, enabling GPUs and CPUs to share data five to 12 times faster than they...

    Photo: Company, Mar 27.

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    Smart Modular XceedIOPS SSD

    Smart Modular Technologies has announced that its XceedIOPS SAS 2.5-inch solid state drive (SSD) will be used in the planned IBM POWER7 high-performance supercomputer. Supercomputing...

    Photo: Company, Nov 22.

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    Toshiba Cell TV

    Toshiba is showcasing its latest TV, Cell TV at the ongoing CES 2010. The Cell TV is a LED-backlit LCD TV integrated with the Cell Broadband Engine and the Cell Platform. The Cell...

    Photo: Yen-Shyang Hwang, Digitimes, Jan 11.

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    IBM claims world's fastest optical chipset

    IBM has announced that it has developed a prototype optical transceiver chipset capable of reaching speeds at least eight times faster than optical components available today. The...

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  • This+prototype+eDRAM%2C+or+Embedded+Dynamic+Random+Access+Memory+chip%2C+contains+over+12+million+bits+and+high%2Dperformance+logic

    This prototype eDRAM, or Embedded Dynamic Random Access Memory chip, contains over 12 million bits and high-performance logic

    IBM announced a breakthrough in microchip design that will more than triple the amount of memory contained on a single high-end chip. With the advent of multi-core chips, memory...

    Photo: Company, Feb 16.

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