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Samsung has joined the fledgling OpenPower Consortium, an alliance led by IBM to push Power-based chip designs into hardware products such as servers. The OpenPower Consortium was formed last August after IBM announced it would start licensing its Power architecture to third parties. The goals of...

Samsung has joined the fledgling OpenPower Consortium, an alliance led by IBM to push Power-based chip designs into hardware products such as servers. The OpenPower Consortium was formed last August after IBM announced it would start licensing its Power architecture to third parties. The goals of...

The IBM-backed OpenPOWER Foundation has taken a major step forward this week: Two Chinese organizations, Suzhou PowerCore Technology Company and the Research Institute of Jiangsu Industrial Technology (RIJIT), will join the OpenPOWER Foundation. More importantly, Suzhou PowerCore plans to license IBM's POWER architecture, intellectual property...

OpenPOWER Consortium has made progress since it was announced last year. With founding members Google, IBM, Mellanox, and Nvidia, OpenPOWER intends to build advanced server, networking, storage and GPU-acceleration technology aimed at delivering more choice, control and flexibility to developers of next-generation, hyperscale and cloud...

IBM has recruited several top tech firms, including Google and Nvidia, to join its newly founded OpenPOWER Consortium, an industry alliance formed to promote IBM's flagging Power microprocessor architecture for back-end systems in an effort to better compete with Intel and ARM....

(Reuters) - Technology services provider IBM is teaming up with Google and a handful of other tech companies to license IBM's Power chip technology, in an effort to attract more users. Under the alliance called OpenPower Consortium, IBM and Google - along with Israel's chip designer...