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AMD unveils new chip for Web hosting

The Opteron 3200 Series processor is said to offer better performance while using less power.

By March 19, 2012


AMD pushes 16-core server chip to market

The Opteron 6200 series, aka "Interlagos," carries AMD into a higher-end servers that juggle many tasks at once. Intel remains the ruler of the x86 chip roost, though.

By November 14, 2011


Power-efficient server processors going prime time at last

AMD's new Opteron EE takes aim at a growing class of server user, the service provider, who buys into the power efficiency mantra.

By April 23, 2009


AMD 'Shanghai' chip debuts at resellers

AMD's next-generation Shanghai quad-core Opteron processor has made an appearance at resellers.

By October 29, 2008


AMD gooses Opteron to 3 gigahertz

High-wattage part of server processor shipping now, but Advanced Micro Devices will formally announce new models Monday.

By April 20, 2007


AMD adds low-power quad-core chips

Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices introduces energy-efficient quad-core Opteron processors "designed to help data center managers" focused on power consumption and virtualization.

By May 12, 2008


AMD X3 chip debuts in HP, Gateway, eMachines desktops

The AMD triple-core Phenom processor is now available in consumer desktops from Hewlett-Packard and Gateway. Dell is also offering quad-core Opteron systems.

By April 17, 2008


Long-delayed AMD 'Barcelona' chip available

Chipmaker announces that customers can get the long-delayed quad-core Opteron processor in systems from HP as well as other providers.

By April 9, 2008


Triple-core AMD Phenom chips ship

AMD ships triple-core, updated quad-core Phenom processors. Quad-core Opteron due in mid-Q2.

By March 26, 2008