Now that power consumption is of growing financial, practical, and environmental concern, an industry group hopes to shine a light on how efficient computers are.
Unisys may have written Itanium's epitaph--at least for many server vendors.
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Current tests haven't kept pace with server technology, but an industry consortium is coming to the rescue.
A consortium devoted to improving Linux for high-end servers will announce on Monday a suite of tools designed to make widely used speed tests available to Linux programmers.