Neowin News Feed for: Servers Neowin News Feed for: Servers en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Gigabyte launches new servers with new AMD EPYC 7003 processors <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Gigabyte has launched over 40 new server products that use AMD&#039;s newly announce EPYC 7003 Series processors. The firm said the CPU excels at high-performance computing a data analytics. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 15 Mar 2021 21:02:01 +0000 AMD unveils its third-gen EPYC server CPUs with Zen 3 cores <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As promised, AMD today took the wraps off its third-generation EPYC CPUs for servers. Among them, the new EPYC 7763 promises to be the world&#039;s fastest server CPU, with 64 cores and 128 threads. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Mon, 15 Mar 2021 17:00:01 +0000 AMD adds three new EPYC processors to the lineup, promising higher performance per core <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AMD has introduced a handful of new processors aimed at the server market with up to 24 cores and 48 threads, promising the highest performance per core of any server CPU on the market. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Tue, 14 Apr 2020 19:16:01 +0000 AMD adds EPYC 7662 & 7532 to its processor portfolio <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AMD has launched two new EPYC processors; the AMD EPYC 7662 and the AMD EPYC 7532. They&#039;re available in Dell and Supermicro servers with HPE and Lenovo launching products in the coming months. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 19 Feb 2020 16:16:01 +0000 Huawei releases new Kunpeng 920 CPU and TaiShan servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Today, Huawei has released its new ARM-based Kunpeng 920 CPU designed for server workloads alongside a range of TaiShan servers incorporating the chip targeting storage and high-density scenarios. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Mon, 07 Jan 2019 02:18:01 +0000 Intel announces Cascade Lake and Xeon E-2100 processors <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel has announced two new Intel Xeon products; Cascade Lake for intensive workloads and the entry-level Intel Xeon E-2100 which the firm has pitched towards small- to medium-sized businesses. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:46:05 +0000 Founder of Debian Linux passes away at 42 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Ian Murdock, the founder of the Debian project and its leader for three years, passed away on Monday night at the age of 42. Both his last employer - Docker - and Debian published obituaries. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 31 Dec 2015 04:20:01 +0000 No-IP says Microsoft was "heavy-handed" with their domain takeover <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/249049551network_security.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is said to have been &quot;heavy-handed&quot; after taking over around 23 domains run by No-IP to tackle malware. The takeover left millions of users unable to access No-IP services. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Byron Hinson) Tue, 01 Jul 2014 21:30:28 +0000 China evaluating alternatives to IBM servers to prevent surveillance <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>China is reportedly studying IBM servers and evaluating alternatives from local manufacturers to prevent surveillance of its banks from international agencies, such as United States&#039; NSA. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Shreyas Gandhe) Wed, 28 May 2014 12:52:57 +0000 Microsoft offers to store foreign customers' personal data on servers outside the U.S. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/166270512microsoft-logo-2012.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s General Counsel Brad Smith has announced that the company plans to offer its foreign customers a way to store personal data on servers that are based outside the U.S. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:47:43 +0000 Steve Ballmer says Microsoft runs over 1 million servers, but what is the cost? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/102829929server.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer recently said that Microsoft operates over one million servers, but just how much money does it take to build and run them? One person thinks he has the answer. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Fri, 19 Jul 2013 15:55:11 +0000 The Pirate Bay gets rid of servers for the cloud <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/725521730tpblogo.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Pirate Bay has announced it has now gotten rid of its physical servers in favor of putting its data in some kind of cloud server set up, although it is rather vague in terms of details. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 17 Oct 2012 16:29:17 +0000 MegaUpload server data still safe, thanks to the courts <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1323574724pirate_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>A judge ruled today that the all the parties involved in the MegaUpload case must work together to come up with an agreement to preserve the data on the file sharing site&#039;s servers. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Fri, 13 Apr 2012 17:57:43 +0000 The Pirate Bay wants to place some of its servers in the air <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/725521730tpblogo.jpg" alt="" /></div>In a new blog post, the team behind the file sharing website The Pirate Bay claim that they are considering plans to place some of their servers on unmanned airborne drones. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Tue, 20 Mar 2012 06:27:37 +0000 .XXX added to root servers, nearly ready to go live <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Today the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) added the top level domain .xxx to the root nameservers in preparation for the full launch. A few domains are already resolving, such as and, with... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Piers Hausjell) Sun, 17 Apr 2011 00:30:56 +0000 Facebook makes data centre and server designs open source <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>According to Gigaom, the worlds most popular social networking site -- Facebook -- has opened up its data centres and servers by releasing a tonne of previously unknown information. During a news event earlier on... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Piers Hausjell) Thu, 07 Apr 2011 21:43:30 +0000 Dell OEM - the who, what, where, when and how <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/10319688d.jpg" alt="" /></div>This week, Neowin got a chance to visit Dell in Austin Texas for their OEM conference. We got the opportunity to meet a lot of the engineers behind the scenes of Dell and learn about... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Lyle) Fri, 17 Dec 2010 01:35:05 +0000 Google is way bigger than you realize <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19535579601.jpg" alt="" /></div>Gizmodo has posted a visual representation from Intac showing the approximate number of dedicated servers that major tech companies own. When you speak in terms of numbers, it becomes hard to comprehend just how large... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Benjamin Rubenstein) Wed, 14 Apr 2010 23:44:02 +0000 GoDaddy follows Google <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1137357651f.png" alt="" /></div>With China&#039;s views on the Internet becoming ever more unpopular with western companies, another Internet giant has decided to halt its business in China, according to PC World. The world&#039;s leading domain registrar, GoDaddy, has... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Austin Davies) Sun, 28 Mar 2010 16:29:04 +0000 HP MediaSmart Servers display demo with exclusive discount <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/HPexpo.gif" alt="" /></div>One of the HP exhibits that caught my eye today wasn't one of the flashiest, didn't have a swag line a mile long, but what it did have was two very interesting pieces of equipment... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 17 Jun 2009 07:45:36 +0000 Apple announces revamped Xserve server range <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/996709829apple-logo-1.jpg" alt="" /></div>Well folks, the Apple Store has been down for a while, but has just come up in the last couple of minutes. So, what is new in the world of Apple today? Well, this time... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sam Symons) Tue, 07 Apr 2009 12:47:40 +0000 Google reveals their once-secret servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19535579601.jpg" alt="" /></div>Google is relatively quiet when it comes to the way it operates, but a recent conference on Wednesday has had the company reveal the data servers they use, and how they are put together. This... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sam Symons) Fri, 03 Apr 2009 00:04:31 +0000 Cisco's new blade servers to compete with existing partners <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/940004440.png" alt="" /></div>Cisco Systems is going to go in direct competition with their existing partners such as IBM and HP with the release of their new blade server line. Previously content to offer network connectivity solutions like... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Fred Derf) Tue, 17 Mar 2009 02:43:45 +0000 Explosion at theplanet knocks out 9000 servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/theplanet-logo.png" alt="" /></div>Neowins previous web servers host, ThePlanet based in Dallas Texas, suffered a major setback yesterday as an electrical fire allegedly caused an explosion, knocking out around 9000 of their customers hosted websites. Marcus Langenveld writes:... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Sun, 01 Jun 2008 13:08:19 +0000 Mystery Malware Affecting Linux/Apache Web Servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Reports are beginning to surface that some Web servers running Linux and Apache are unwittingly infecting thousands of computers, exploiting vulnerabilities in QuickTime, Yahoo! Messenger, and Windows. One way to tell if your machine is... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 25 Jan 2008 15:16:13 +0000 Attack Against Linux Apache Servers Intensifying <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A mass attack ongoing for the past month against Linux Apache Web servers has become increasingly successful because its break-in method makes use of an automated password and installation process, according to a security researcher... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 23 Jan 2008 13:09:11 +0000 Dell Intros Green Blade Servers, Targets HP, IBM <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dell (NSDQ:Dell) wants its piece of the fast-growing blade server market, and is introducing a new blade server line and channel training and certification to make it happen. Dell, Round Rock, Texas, on Monday unveiled... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 21 Jan 2008 10:39:19 +0000 Honeybees inspire efficient servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a honeybee dance-inspired communications system, which they claim helps Internet servers work more efficiently. The new system reduces the possibility of a web site's becoming overwhelmed... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 19 Nov 2007 15:58:05 +0000 Spammers Hit YouTube's E-Mail Servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>According to security firm Marshal, spammers are using YouTube's servers and the address to send massive quantities of unsolicited email, which appear to derive from the video-sharing site's 'Invite Your Friends' feature. The emails... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 06 Oct 2007 01:29:45 +0000 File-sharing servers on eDonkey network shutdown <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry has announced that seven servers part of the eDonkey file-sharing network were shut down this week in Germany after a court granted injunctions. The servers in Germany were... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 21 Sep 2007 18:38:53 +0000 Sun to offer Microsoft Windows on servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Longtime rivals and occasional collaborators Sun Microsystems and Microsoft announced on Wednesday that Sun will ship 64-bit servers with Microsoft's Windows Server 2003 operating system. Within 90 days, Sun will offer Windows Server 2003 on... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 13 Sep 2007 10:53:14 +0000 Intel 2-way servers to get 45nm boost in 4Q <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The 2-way server market can expect a boost of holiday season cheer in the fourth quarter as Intel is lining up to launch 12 new processors based on its latest 45nm designs, according to sources... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 31 Aug 2007 09:14:04 +0000 Intel keep 65nm-based processors for 2-way servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel will position its 65nm-based Dual-Core Xeon 5100 sequence (Woodcrest) and Quad-Core Xeon 5300 sequence (Clovertown) series processors as the main force in the 2-way server market in 2007, and will not begin introducing its... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 31 Jan 2007 13:38:52 +0000 Intel inside again for new Google servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel seems to be on the rebound not only on the desktop side of the picture, but the server side as well. Google has begun buying Intel server components in high volume, Pat Gelsinger, a... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 26 Jan 2007 20:59:33 +0000 Sun Microsystems poised to use Intel chip in servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sun Microsystems and Intel will hold a joint press conference at 10 a.m. today to announce a &#96;&#96;landmark alliance,'' Sun said this morning. It's likely the news will be that Sun, the Santa Clara-based maker... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 22 Jan 2007 16:34:09 +0000 Microsoft Ships Early Betas Of 'Cougar' And 'Centro' Servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released early beta versions of its &quot;Cougar&quot; upgrade of Small Business Server and &quot;Centro,&quot; a new integrated server suite for midsize businesses. Both products are x64-only and are scheduled to ship in 2008,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 03 Jan 2007 12:55:27 +0000 EA shutting down a ton of servers, gasp! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Well now, EA is sure to make some fans very happy after this one. Apparently EA is shutting down a boatload of servers for several PC and console games. Some of the games are quite... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Fri, 04 Aug 2006 20:54:24 +0000 HP Announces Not-So-Very Bulletproof Servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>From the company that brought you the HP iPod, now witness the invincible server. HP is showing off the features on their 'StorageWorks XP12000 Disk Array', which claims to offer resilient service - whatever happens.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 21 Apr 2006 21:51:41 +0000 IBM plans to unveil dual-core Power5 servers for SMB <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>IBM plans to unveil Tuesday a line of small- and midsize-business Unix servers based on its own dual-core Power5 processor. The new servers will use the IBM's existing Power5 as well as the... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 04 Oct 2005 16:17:38 +0000 Apple Servers Drive New EU Supercomputer <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A startup on Tuesday unveiled plans at the Apple Expo here to build a distributed supercomputer cluster that could use some thousands of Apple Computer Inc.'s Xserve servers. The high-performance network will be installed along... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 21 Sep 2005 16:55:27 +0000