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Rackable takes SGI name after purchase

Now that Rackable's purchase of bankruptcy-laden Silicon Graphics Inc. has cleared the courts, Rackable is swapping its own name for the Silicon Valley veteran's.

By May 12, 2009

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WWDC 2012 rumor scorecard: The hits and the misses

Apple unleashed a mess of product news this week, yet a lot of them we knew about ahead of time. CNET breaks down the good, the bad, and the ugly.

By June 13, 2012

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SGI's old-school supercomputer now revved up

The Blacklight system, with 512 Xeon processors talking directly to dual 16TB memory banks, is now up and running at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center.

By October 11, 2010

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The new cloud infrastructure: Do you care?

This spring has seen some big advances in hardware infrastructure to support cloud-computing applications, with more on the way. As a cloud customer, should you pay any attention to them?

By April 8, 2009

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Microsoft server boss on Sun-IBM, economy, more

In an interview, Bill Laing says the sluggish economy probably accelerated merger discussions. As for Microsoft, a deal would mean both one fewer partner and one fewer rival.

By April 3, 2009

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How Linux killed SGI (and is poised to kill Sun)

There are some scarily depressing parallels between the once-dominant SGI and Sun Microsystems. The big question is what Sun will be worth in bankruptcy.

By April 2, 2009

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Sizing up new high-end machines from HP, Apple

Hewlett-Packard releases powerful new dual-Xeon workstations, set to compete with the Mac Pro, prompting a re-evaluation of the economic argument for pricey PCs.

By April 3, 2009

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First GM, now Silicon Graphics. Lessons learned?

The optimist in me wants to believe that even the most raging egos must know that all glory is fleeting. What with Silicon Valley's famous chronic self-absorption, that's not a sure bet.

By April 1, 2009

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Google uncloaks once-secret server

Unusually, the search giant designs its own servers. For the first time, Google unveils one publicly, showing a surprise built-in battery.

By April 1, 2009

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AMD low-power chips headed for HP, Dell servers

Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices releases low-power processors that are set to find their way into servers from Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Sun Microsystems, and Rackable Systems.

By January 25, 2009