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Open Compute Project reveals Strategy 2.0 plan

Founded ten years ago, OCP is now setting its focus on open silicon designs and will work to boost innovation around AI, sustainable immersion cooling and optics.


Open Compute Project announces OCP 2.0

OCP 2.0 promises to continue the work of creating standards across the data centre industry and ensuring that an open community of seasoned experts can continue to support innovation and collaboration to improve hardware design and delivery.


New AI supercomputing processor by Cerebras breaks 2.5 trillion transistor mark

California startup Cerebras Systems has announced they have created the largest AI processor ever made, the Wafer Scale Engine 2 (WSE-2).


Scientists fabricate smallest ever processor through graphene “crinkling”

Physicists claim to have made the smallest microchips ever which could help servers and smartphones run thousands of times faster.

Researchers from the University of Sussex crinkled a strip of graphene and used other 2D-materials, in a process similar to nano-origami.


AMD snaps up fellow chipmaker Xilinx for £26.8bn

AMD is buying Xilinx for 35 billion dollars (£26.8 billion) in an all-stock deal that will combine the two Silicon Valley chip makers.

The deal puts AMD in a place it wants to be – competing more fiercely with Intel.