Open Rack: Breaking the Mould

July 4, 2012

Facebook is working on a new, open standard for server rack design that integrates the rack into the data center infrastructure. Open Rack is part of the Open Compute Project’s “grid to gates” philosophy, a foundational technology that aims to diminish or eliminate the traditional differentiation at the mechanical rack and power distribution layer. Open Rack is...

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The Future of 4G

December 11, 2010

4G, the fourth generation of mobile networks that will supersede the 3G and 2G families of standards, is already upon us. A new mobile generation has appeared every 10th year since the first 1G system was first introduced in 1981, followed by the 2G system that started to roll out in 1992, and 3G,...

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PCI Express 3.0 Base specification announced

November 23, 2010

PCI Express 3.0 Base specification revision 3.0 has finally seen the light. The specification, that had been delayed on several occasions, includes a number of optimizations for enhanced signaling and data integrity, including transmitter and receiver equalization, PLL improvements, clock data recovery, and channel enhancements for currently supported topologies. PCIe 3.0 is the next...

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The End of the BIOS Age

October 13, 2010

The BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) should disappear from all newly manufactured computers starting in 2011, to be replaced by a new software better adapted to modern PCs, according to an expert in data processing recently quoted by the BBC. The BIOS is the first code run by a PC when powered on, and its...

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