29 Sep '14, 1pm
HPが同社初となるARMベースのサーバーを出荷開始 #SEMI #semiEDA #ARM #HP
SAN JOSE, Calif. — A year after first demonstrating its CPU-agnostic Moonshot server, Hewlett-Packard has announced it is shipping models using ARM-based SoCs from Applied Micro and Texas Instruments. PayPal, Sandia National Labs, and the University of Utah are HP’s first users of the systems. The news marks a small but significant milestone of commercial deployments of 64- and 32-bit ARM-based servers in a market dominated by Intel x86 processors. To date, large rivals such as Dell have shipped prototype ARM servers, and small companies such as Boston Ltd. have sold small quantities of ARM servers. “We’re entering a new era of competition between ARM and Intel in servers with real products shipping that’s really just a start of what will be a long competition,” says Linley Gwennap, principal of market watcher The Linley Group. “We don’t expect to see a lot of servers ship...