back to article Server vendors board the Xeon SP party bus

As expected when Intel processors power virtually all x86-class servers, the vendors all hopped on the Skylake Xeon SP party bus. They hope to ride the server update into the market better than each other, and get every last upgrade penny they can pocket. Cray Cray's XC50 supercomputers and CS line of cluster supercomputers …

  1. Fenton

    Forgot a couple

    Dell, Cisco

    1. Nate Amsden

      Re: Forgot a couple

      Cisco and Dell are special, el reg gave them dedicated articles

      http://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/07/11/ciscos_fifth_ucs_server_generation_surfaces/

      http://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/07/11/dell_14g_servers/

      possibly those vendors announced their gear (again) ahead(few hours early?) of the CPU announcement, not sure

  2. David Neil

    Intel's marketing slides are dreadful

    https://www.overclock3d.net/news/cpu_mainboard/intel_resorts_to_dirty_marketing_during_their_skylake_sp_xeon_launch/1

    They really do come across as desperate - 58 separate SKU's and they end up comparing a Xeon with a desktop processor (both underclocked)

  3. Tyanman

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