• Tyan Tomcat K7M (S2498) For AMD Geode NX

    Server infrastructures come in all sizes, and development towards smaller, more power-efficient platforms is needed to meet the demands for the next generation of embedded applications. Meet the Tyan Tomcat K7M (S2498): a thermally and power-efficient server platform in a FlexATX package. Using the functionality of the VIA KN400A chipset, and the low-energy capabilities of

  • Tyan Tomcat K8E (S2865) NF4 Ultra Board

    The Tomcat K8E leverages the power of the NVIDIA nForce(tm) 4 Ultra chipset and provides support for AMD Athlon(tm) 64 and 64 FX performance processors. Multiple features are included for the benefit of desktop and server customers, such as: PCI Express* x16 and dual x1 slots for use with the latest I/O and graphics add-on

  • Hitachi Developed Chipset For Itanium 2

    Hitachi has claimed to be the first company to have developed a peripheral logic chip set in support of Intel’s Itanium 2 processor with a FSB clock frequency of 667-MHz and implementing so-called “virtualization”. The move by Hitachi is the more unusual because it folded the non-DRAM part of its semiconductor operations into a joint

  • SiS756 & SiS163 : Wireless Platform For AMD

    SiS today announced that SiS recently announced the combination of the SiS756 PCIe chipset with the SiS163 WLAN chip provides an all-new choice for desktop wireless platforms. The SiS756 chipset provides support for the new PCI Express specification, while the SiS163 WLAN chip provides support for 802.11b/g wireless LAN specifications. The SiS163/163U, the latest single-chip

  • SiS756/965 PCI Express Chipset For Server/Workstation

    SiS today announced the release of SiS756/965 PCI Express chipset, a new choice for professional-grade servers and workstation platforms. This new high-quality product from SiS serves as the core logic chipset for AMD Opteron processor. The SiS756/965 chipset offers a cost-effective solution, with a price set to accommodate upstart businesses seeking to purchase servers and

  • AMD Geode NX DB1500 Development Board

    SiS today announced the integration of the SiS741CX chipset on the new AMD Geode™ NX DB1500 development board, a next-generation embedded platform solution from AMD. Targeting the high-end application development market, the combination of the SiS741CX chipset and AMD Geode NX processor family on the AMD Geode NX DB1500 development board provides application developers with

  • ASUS S479 to S478 Adaptor : Pentium M on P4 Boards

    ASUS is going to unveil in the next few weeks an adaptor called CT-479 that allows a Pentium M mobile processor to be used on a Pentium 4 Socket 478 board. Since Pentium 4 and Pentium M has a common NetBurst Bus architecture therefore an adaptor like this is possible. This adaptor is compatible with

  • Albatron K8SLI Board

    Albatron announced its new K8SLI mainboard with dual VGA card SLI technology. The K8SLI has a smaller, space saving form factor (7.7" x 11.5"). In addition, Albatron managed to squeeze out more space by eliminating a "switch" card between the two VGA cards that was initially speced by the NVIDIA SLI reference board. Aside from

  • NVIDIA nForce4 Crush 19 Boards

    ASUS-P5ND2-SLI Gigabyte-8NNXP-SLI EPoX-5NVA+SLI Crush 19 Northbridge – Supports Pentium 4 XE / Pentium D CPUs - 1066/800Mhz FSB - 800MHz HyperTransport - DDR2-667 dual channel - 2 x PCI Express x8 slots or 1 x PCI Express x16 slot - Three PCI Express x1 MCP04 Southbridge - 10 USB 2.0 ports - 7.1 channel audio

  • ASUS A8N-SLI Premium Board

    Pericom Semiconductor along with ASUSTeK proudly announce the availability of A8N-SLI Premium. The A8N-SLI Premium is ASUSTeK’s latest generation of Motherboard that has dual x16 PCI-Express slots to support either a single Graphic Card, or dual SLI-ready Graphic Cards with NVIDIA SLI technology. The high-performance A8N-SLI Premium Motherboard is the first SLI Main Board that

  • NVIDIA To Preview nForce4 (C19) Chipset For Intel

    NVIDIA will preview its upcoming NVIDIA nForce(TM) core- logic solutions for Intel CPUs, including support for NVIDIA(R) SLI graphics technology, at the IDF this week. Drew Henry, general manager of MCP business at NVIDIA, will also deliver a keynote address for IDF, being held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, on Tuesday, March 1,

  • Albatron PX915PL Value Board

    Albatron has released the PX915PL Mainboard which features Intel’s latest generation i915PL chipset. With the PX915PL, customers will come to appreciate and embrace the performance features that a new board with the latest chipset technology brings to the market. Aside from differences in memory configurations, the Intel i915PL chipset comes with all of the performance

  • Intel To Preview Next Gen. Entertainment PC

    Intel plans to preview the next generation of the Entertainment PC next week at the Intel Developer Forum, with heavy emphasis on audio fidelity. While the current EPC can record and process video like a PVR, it has to date lacked the auditory refinements of a stereo component. The new features are designed to address

  • Via To Develop Server Chipsets

    Via plans to develop a line of chipsets for the server market this year, as the infrastructure supplier expands beyond its roots in the PC. Next week, VIA will introduce a program to place four of its C3 microprocessors in a single rack, targeting customers interested in embedded applications and in parallel processing calculations. Via

  • VIA K8N800A For AMD Turion 64 Mobile Technology

    VIA announced the VIA K8N800A, a high-performance, low-power IGP chipset optimized for the upcoming AMD Turion™ 64 mobile technology, as well as the complete range of Mobile AMD Athlon™ 64 and Mobile AMD Sempron™ processors. The VIA K8N800A chipset features the S3 Graphics UniChrome Pro Integrated Graphics Processor (IGP), providing outstanding dual pipeline graphics performance

  • SiS756 Provide Full Support For PCI-E x16 & HT 1G

    SiS today announced that a series of tests on the SiS756 PCI Express chipset show that the SiS756 can enable all 16 of its PCI Express lanes and support the powerful and efficient HyperTransport 1GHz high speed transfer capabilities. The SiS756 is currently the only AMD64 platform northbridge chip that fully supports PCI Express x

  • New IBM X3 Architecture For Intel Xeon Series

    IBM today introduced the eServer X3 architecture to bring mainframe-inspired capabilities and sophisticated high-end technology to the company’s next-generation 64-bit Intel Xeon processor-based xSeries servers. The new X3 architecture provides up to 38 percent higher four-way performance than the previous generation of Intel Xeon processor-based systems, enabling businesses to simultaneously run 32-bit and 64-bit applications

  • Intel To Show I/O Acceleration Technology

    Intel is expected to disclose details about a new and integrated “I/O acceleration technology” for servers during IDF from March 1-3. Intel I/O Acceleration Technology is a hard-based solution that is said to improve the interaction between servers and networking systems by up to 30 percent. The technology is not a standalone or peripheral chip.

  • DFI nForce4 SLI Boards Enjoy Good Sales

    Better than expected sales of its two recently released Nvidia nForce4 AMD64 motherboards helped push DFI’s January revenues up 28% sequentially to NT$ 242 million. DFI released the two high-end motherboards – the LANParty NF4 SLI-DR and LANPartyUT NF4 Ultra-D – earlier this year and expected to ship 7,000 units in January, boosting its revenues

  • ATi RADEON XPRESS 200M PCI-E Mobile Chipset

    ATI today announced the introduction of RADEON® XPRESS™ 200M – the industry’s first integrated PCI Express DirectX 9 chipset for AMD processor-based notebook PCs. With the introduction of RADEON XPRESS 200M, ATI delivers onboard RADEON X300 class visual performance and features. This visual performance is complimented by POWERPLAY 5.0, an innovation in power management for