Archive for the ‘Workstation’ Category
3 CommentsPosted by James Morris on September 2, 2015 under Component, CPU, Graphics, Highlights 2, PC, Workstation
So far in this series, we have made some initial tests and conclusions about the balance between CPU and graphics in a workstation, and then ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on August 11, 2015 under Notebook, Workstation
It looks like Lenovo is getting serious about portable workstations as its new Thinkpad P50 and P70 laptops come equipped with Intel Xeon processors and 4K panels. In addition to that, the systems are... more.
0 CommentsPosted by James Morris on August 6, 2015 under Component, CPU, Graphics, Highlights 2, PC, Workstation
In the second part of this series, we presented some initial tests to illustrate how CPU and graphics can affect different types of performance in a PC workstation. In this third part, we focus down o... more.
3 CommentsPosted by James Morris on May 22, 2015 under Design & Create, Graphics, Highlights, Workstation
From the advent of affordable internet in the 90s to the explosion of broadband services over the past 5 years, content has been getting better and better. From building designers to game developers,... more.
5 CommentsPosted by James Morris on May 22, 2015 under CPU, Graphics, Highlights 2, Workstation
As we explained in our introduction to this series, workstations are considerably more than just powerful PCs. Brute performance may be the basis of a system you intend to use for high-end desktop com... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Andrzej on March 3, 2015 under Channel, Server, Workstation
Although Gigabyte has more of a name for its internal components than anything else, that doesn't mean it doesn't have a business focus too and with the likes of HP and several of its contemporaries f... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Andrzej on February 11, 2015 under Graphics, Server, Workstation
On a small scale, many of us have seen nVidia's GRID gaming in action - in the guise of Shield. The principal is simple: Centralise the hardcore processing and provide entertainment to users on (almo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on December 5, 2014 under PC, Workstation
Professional graphics workstations are aimed at creative professionals who are supposed to generate beautiful visuals and inspiring designs. Ironically, virtually all workstations lack any creative to... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on November 7, 2014 under Graphics, Notebook, Workstation
The market of discrete graphics processing units for desktops and laptops has been shrinking for many years now. Integrated graphics solutions from AMD and Intel can satisfy general demands of end-use... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 13, 2014 under Graphics, Workstation
Nvidia Corp. on Tuesday refreshed the lineup of Quadro professional graphics cards. The new graphics boards are based on either Kepler or Maxwell architectures, will offer higher performance than pred... more.
1 CommentsPosted by James Morris on August 7, 2014 under Highlights 2, Workstation
The workstation market is a bit like a parallel universe compared to mainstream desktop computing. But technological developments work both ways. Armari's Magnetar M16E-AW1200-GPU is the first system ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 17, 2014 under Laptop / Mobile, Notebook, Workstation
Toshiba Corp. this week unveiled the industry’s first 15.6” laptop with ultra-high-definition display that has earned Technicolor colour certification. The laptop is designed for both creative pro... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 2, 2014 under Gaming Rig, Memory, Server, Workstation
Micron Technology, one of the world’s leading makers of dynamic random access memory, said Wednesday that it had started to produce next-generation DDR4 memory in volume. The company and its partner... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 27, 2014 under Graphics, PC, Workstation
Advanced Micro Devices on Wednesday introduced its first professional graphics card based on the code-named “Hawaii” graphics processing unit. The new solution for CAD, CAM, DCC and other professi... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Eric Joel on March 25, 2014 under Event, Server, Workstation
One of the biggest releases of 2014 will be the Hollywood extravaganza Jupiter Ascending. With a special effects budget likely to be larger than the GDP of some small countries, you might be wondering... more.
0 CommentsPosted by James Morris on March 8, 2014 under Highlights 2, PC, Workstation
Building on what was good about the M-Cube WS we reviewed recently, YOYOTech has tried to fit even more processing power into an unfeasibly small package with the M-Cube WS2. Where the ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 6, 2014 under Graphics, Workstation
In the recent years Advanced Micro Devices has been extraordinary slow with advancements of its professional graphics cards line. To a large degree, this is a result of overall slow progress of discre... more.
0 CommentsPosted by James Morris on February 17, 2014 under Highlights V, Workstation
The 3D graphics workstation is supposed to be big, black and expensive, like the Green Hornet's gadget car. But YOYOTech clearly hasn't read that particular script with the M-Cube WS. The model we wer... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on February 7, 2014 under Camera, CPU, Graphics, Workstation
With companies like Sony struggling badly in the consumer electronics market, it's interesting to see that one area where the CEO does not want to back away from is 4K TVs. As 3D interest cools (await... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on February 5, 2014 under Network, Security, Server, Workstation
Dell, a leading maker of personal computers, servers and other hardware that is trying to diversify its businesses these days, has quietly formed a research division for the first time in its history.... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 31, 2014 under Workstation
AMD partner Sapphire has just announced a new member of its mini-PC family, the metal-encased EDGE DS8. Designed with business professionals in mind, specifically those in the AV sector, the DS8 is sp... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 22, 2014 under Mac, Workstation
Despite of the rather high price, Apple’s latest Mac Pro cylindrical workstation is still very hard to get. Previously it was reported that Apple’s retail stores would only start selling the new P... more.
1 CommentsPosted by James Morris on January 21, 2014 under Highlights, Server, Workstation
At KitGuru we are used to analysing the very first products in each new line-up. By and large, they come into the KitGuru Lab in the same way that they would off the shelf when one of our readers make... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 6, 2014 under Server, SSD Drives, Workstation
Mushkin, a leading manufacturer of various consumer-class computer components, on Monday introduced its first enterprise-class solid-state drives (SSDs). Since the company is a newcomer to the market ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on October 30, 2013 under CPU, Graphics, Server, Workstation
Comparing the parallel computing performance of a graphic card to a CPU is like comparing the shoe-wearing ability of a centipede to a human. While the applications and environments around the GPU don... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on October 22, 2013 under Channel, Graphics, Server, Workstation
Against a backdrop of AMD's Chief Sales Officer managing to bring home the Q3 bacon in the shape of a $95m profit, it looks like AMD is becoming an altogether more attractive place to be. The latest d... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Roald on August 21, 2013 under Workstation
In a press release, Lenovo has announced that it will be bringing high-end workstation performance to those on a budget. The ThinkStation E32 will be available with Intel Xeon® E3 and 4th gener... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Harrison on March 3, 2013 under Graphics, Server, Workstation
Learning to 'follow the money' is one of life's most important lessons. It helps answer so many questions - in every walk of life. Sure sex and drugs and rock-n-roll plus the need for weapons and viol... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on August 8, 2012 under CPU, Graphics, Workstation
The actual creation of next generation content is one of the most processor-intensive tasks you can demand from your system. With the launch of its next-generation Maximus products at SIGGRAPH in Los ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on May 25, 2012 under Server, Workstation
If you’ve been sitting at home, researching GPGPU and wondering “What’s the best way for me to assemble a super computer with almost 2,000 CUDA cores, 24GB of memory and the ability to process c... more.
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