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AMD to acquire microserver vendor SeaMicro--a user of Intel chips

Advanced Micro Devices to acquire microserver vendor SeaMicro for $334 million. To date, SeaMicro has used chips from Intel.

By February 29, 2012

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SeaMicro brawns up the microserver

Startup crams Xeon server chips into an energy-efficient server, broadening the appeal of microservers for large data center operators.

By January 31, 2012

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Calxeda, ARM trailblazer, folds, unable to get to 64-bit

Calxeda was one of the first to push for power-efficient server chips. But the company now appears to be history.

By December 19, 2013

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AMD reportedly hires bank to explore options such as a sale

Reuters reports that AMD has hired J.P. Morgan to consider strategic alternatives such as selling its patent portfolio -- or the entire company. AMD says it's not actively pursuing a sale.

By November 13, 2012

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Chip startup Calxeda raises $55 million for ARM-based servers

The Austin, Texas, company builds data centers that feature low-power chips like those normally found in cell phones.

By October 8, 2012

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Intel's 'Centerton' is first Atom chip for servers

Chip giant will launch a special Atom chip for servers to take on its nemesis ARM.

By April 11, 2012

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Powered by ARM chip, Calxeda server sips 5 watts

HP commits to using energy-efficient server design from Calxeda, which is built around the ARM chip normally used for cell phones.

By November 1, 2011

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Intel microserver chips dial down the power

Two low-powered Xeon processors are in the works for high-density microservers, and Intel plans to deliver similar chips based on Sandy Bridge and Atom within two years.

By March 16, 2011

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Green chip start-up gets $48 million in funding

Silicon start-up Smooth-Stone seeks to use the power thriftiness of ARM processors to reduce the energy consumption at large data centers.

By August 15, 2010

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Start-up launches DOE-backed green server

SeaMicro server uses Atom processors--a processor most commonly used in Netbooks--to save space, energy.

By June 14, 2010