Moving up the Xeon product stack, the larger and more complicated the die, the lower the yield. Intel sells its 14-18 core Xeons from a top end design that weighs in at over six billion transistors, and we have had two of the 14C models in for review: the E5-2695 V3 (2.3 GHz, 3.3 GHz turbo) and E5-2697 V3 (2.6 GHz, 3.6 GHz turbo).

Intel and AMD in a Web Application Shoot-out

The latest installment of the comparison between the current Intel and AMD server processors - this time, playing ball with three different web application servers.

47 by Jason Clark on 10/18/2004

Intel Xeon 3.6 (Nocona) vs. AMD Opteron 250 - Database Test

AMD and Intel go head-to-head in an enterprise test of wits.

44 by Jason Clark & Ross Whitehead on 9/13/2004

Building the AnandTech Staging Environment

In this article, we give you a peek at how we set up the staging environment for the development of AnandTech.

21 by Jason Clark on 9/10/2004

AnandTech Hardware Upgrade - four is better than two

The latest AnandTech Lampoons adventure at the NOC facility.

27 by Jason Clark on 8/22/2004

AnandTech: A Brief History of Time

A history of the web architecture of AnandTech.com, including our latest upgrade.

67 by Jason Clark on 7/26/2004

AMD Opteron vs. Intel Xeon: Database Performance Shootout

Armed with Intel's first Xeon MP with a massive 4MB L3 cache we bring the Opteron 848 back into the ring, this time for an enterprise class bout.

58 by Anand Lal Shimpi, Jason Clark & Ross Whitehead on 3/2/2004

AMD Opteron 248 vs. Intel Xeon 2.8: 2-way Web Servers go Head to Head

We begin our latest series on Opteron vs. Xeon with a quick comparison in a web-serving environment.

43 by Anand Lal Shimpi & Jason Clark on 12/17/2003

Computex 2003 - Day 4: XGI, Motherboards, and cheap Itaniums

Sadly, our last day at Computex has nearly reached its end. However, we have coverage on even more interesting products, including a brand new DX9 GPU from a newcomer named...

21 by Evan Lieb & Andrew Ku on 9/26/2003

Computex 2003 - Day 3: ATI and NVIDIA

With the controversy still looming over DX9 and the verdict still out on drivers; read a bit on the market strategy for these two graphic vendors and their upcoming agenda.

10 by Andrew Ku on 9/24/2003

Computex 2003 - Day 2: Motherboard and Video Coverage

Today we take a look at the motherboards and video cards of Computex and give you a first look at the next generation of AMD and Intel platforms...

8 by Evan Lieb on 9/23/2003

Computex 2003 - Day 1: DX9 Mayhem and Mobile Graphics

So the controversy continues, and we got the scoop on is going on deep in the manufacturing hub concerning NVIDIA and DX9.

14 by Andrew Ku on 9/22/2003

PM Forum - Q3/2003: Part 2

We are back to cover topics relating to the current and future state of VIA, upcoming products, and the latest thoughts on the ongoing Intel and AMD war...

2 by Andrew Ku on 9/21/2003

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2003 - Day 2: All About Mobile

After a long morning of meetings, we're finally able to tell you about what we've seen. Intel has been talking quite a bit about the 140 million 90nm...

7 by Derek Wilson on 9/17/2003

PM Forum - Q3/2003: Part 1

With the CEO Forum, we brought you a one of a kind place to understand the business side of the industry. Now, we are back with 13 Product Managers...

3 by Andrew Ku on 9/16/2003

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2003 - Day 1: Introducing Pentium 4 Extreme Edition

Intel just announced the first Pentium 4 processor for the gaming market - the Pentium 4 Extreme Edition with a massive cache. Update: Now with pricing information...

24 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/16/2003

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2003 - Day 1: Gearing up for Prescott

We have die sizes, transistor counts and yield information on Prescott...

4 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/16/2003

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2003 – Day 1: Otellini's Keynote

IDF has begun and unlike past years, the first keynote has a decent amount of information to pass on...

5 by Derek Wilson on 9/16/2003

CEO Forum - Q3/2003

What do you get when you gather 13 of the most influential CEOs in the motherboard market? An excellent avenue to understand where this industry is headed. ...

9 by Andrew Ku on 7/20/2003

AMD Opteron Coverage - Part 3: The First Servers Arrive

You've read about the architecture, you've seen the benchmarks, now find out if the servers based on AMD's Opteron platform have what it takes to be competitive.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/23/2003

Xeon 2.8GHz DP & 2.0GHz MP - Part I: Taking over the Enterprise

Intel has completely revamped their server and workstation products. Find out if Hyper-Threading, a 2MB on-die L3 cache and 4 CPUs can pass our rigorous server tests in...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/18/2002

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