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SPECwpc v1.0 Workstation Benchmark Released

SPECwpc v1.0 Workstation Benchmark Released
 
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SPEC's Graphics and Workstation Performance Group (SPEC/GWPG) has released SPECwpc v1.0, the first benchmark to measure all key aspects of workstation performance based on diverse professional applications.

AMD Releases the Catalyst 13.11 Beta Driver

AMD Releases the Catalyst 13.11 Beta Driver
 
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If with great power comes great responsibility then definitely with new graphics cards come brand new drivers.

Dell Delivers Most Powerful Workstations Enabling Professionals to Design Faster Than Ever

Dell Delivers Most Powerful Workstations Enabling Professionals to Design Faster Than Ever
 
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Dell announced it has expanded its workstation portfolio with the most powerful mobile and tower workstations, the Dell Precision M4800, M6800, T3610, T5610 and T7610, designed to seamlessly run the leading content creation, engineering, scientific and other professional software applications.

AMD Powers Superior Windows 8 Experience Across More Than 125 PC Designs

AMD Powers Superior Windows 8 Experience Across More Than 125 PC Designs
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its collaboration with Microsoft Corp. for more than 125 Windows® 8-based PC designs from leading OEMs including ASUS, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, Samsung, Sony, Toshiba and more.

New AMD Z-Series APU for Tablets Enables Immersive Experience for Upcoming Microsoft Windows® 8 Platforms

New AMD Z-Series APU for Tablets Enables Immersive Experience for Upcoming Microsoft Windows® 8 Platforms
 
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Uncompromised Performance and Amazing AMD Radeon Graphics Set the Bar for Highly Portable and Tablet Form Factors

AMD-based HP Servers Shatter Performance Record by 40 Percent

AMD-based HP Servers Shatter Performance Record by 40 Percent
 
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AMD Opteron 6200 Series Processors on ProLiant Gen8 Servers Offer Best Performance and Scalability for Virtualization

AMD Enables Efficient and Cost-Effective Solutions on Windows Server 2012

AMD Enables Efficient and Cost-Effective Solutions on Windows Server 2012
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has worked closely with Microsoft throughout the Windows Server 2012 development process to deliver an exceptional server solution powered by its award-winning AMD Opteron™ processors.

AMD Introduces Industry’s Most Powerful Server Graphics Processors

AMD Introduces Industry’s Most Powerful Server Graphics Processors
 
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AMD today launched the AMD FirePro S9000 and S7000, the industry’s most powerful dual- and single-slot server graphics cards for compute, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and workstation graphics deployments in data centers.

AMD Launches First-Ever AMD FirePro™ APU Providing a Powerful Integrated Visual Computing Platform for CAD and Media and Entertainment Workflows

AMD Launches First-Ever AMD FirePro™ APU Providing a Powerful Integrated Visual Computing Platform for CAD and Media and Entertainment Workflows
 
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Today AMD launched the AMD FirePro™ A300 Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) for entry-level and mainstream desktop workstations.

AMD Selected by U.S. Government to Help Engineer and Shape the Future of High Performance Computing

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AMD today announced that it was selected for an award of $12.6 million for two research projects associated with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Extreme-Scale Computing Research and Development Program, known as “FastForward.”

AMD Introduces New Low-Power AMD Embedded G-Series APU and Extends Platform Availability through 2017

AMD Introduces New Low-Power AMD Embedded G-Series APU and Extends Platform Availability through 2017
 
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AMD today introduced the latest entry to the AMD Embedded G-Series processor family with the AMD Embedded G-T16R Accelerated Processing Unit (APU).

AMD Takes Graphics Crown with AMD Radeon™ HD 7970 GHz Edition[1]

AMD Takes Graphics Crown with AMD Radeon™ HD 7970 GHz Edition[1]
 
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AMD launched the world’s fastest graphics processing unit (GPU), the AMD Radeon™ HD 7970 GHz Edition

AMD Launches Next-Generation AMD FirePro™ Professional Graphics Card; Enables Brilliant Visuals and Value to Expanding Digital Signage

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AMD today announced immediate availability of the AMD FirePro™ W600 professional graphics card, the company’s first professional graphics card to leverage AMD’s Graphics Core Next architecture and 28nm production technology, for use in high-resolution, content-rich, multi-screen display wall e...

AMD Launches AMD Embedded R-Series APU Platform

AMD Launches AMD Embedded R-Series APU Platform
 
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AMD today launched the AMD Embedded R-Series accelerated processing unit (APU) platform.

AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 Series Graphics Sets Pace for Graphics Industry

AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 Series Graphics Sets Pace for Graphics Industry
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the sleek new additions to its award-winning 28nm GPU line up, the AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition and AMD Radeon™ HD 7850 graphics cards.

AMD Radeon™ HD 7950 Graphics Added to Arsenal of Next Generation Graphics

AMD Radeon™ HD 7950 Graphics Added to Arsenal of Next Generation Graphics
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced worldwide availability of the AMD Radeon™ HD 7950 graphics card for desktop computers.

AMD Opteron™ 6200 Series Processor Family Wins the Linley Group Analysts' Choice Award for Best Server Processor

AMD Opteron™ 6200 Series Processor Family Wins the Linley Group Analysts' Choice Award for Best Server Processor
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its AMD Opteron 6200 Series processor family, based on the new "Bulldozer" architecture, was chosen as the winner of The Linley Group's first annual Analysts' Choice Awards.

AMD OpenCL™ APP SDK 2.6 and AMD Catalyst™ Developer Driver Available for Download

AMD OpenCL™ APP SDK 2.6 and AMD Catalyst™ Developer Driver Available for Download
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) released new versions of the AMD APP SDK and AMD Catalyst™ developer drivers which include many new features, including several capabilities of the recently published OpenCL™ 1.2 specification.

AMD Launches World's Fastest Single-GPU Graphics Card – the AMD Radeon™ HD 7970

AMD Launches World's Fastest Single-GPU Graphics Card – the AMD Radeon™ HD 7970
 
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The AMD Radeon™ HD 7970 graphics card is first to market with 28nm process technology and PCI Express 3.0; harnesses AMD GCN Architecture, AMD ZeroCore Power and AMD Eyefinity 2.0 technologies

New AMD Opteron™ Processors Deliver the Ultimate in Performance, Scalability and Efficiency

New AMD Opteron™ Processors Deliver the Ultimate in Performance, Scalability and Efficiency
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced immediate launch and availability of its AMD Opteron™ 6200 and 4200 Series processors (formerly code-named "Interlagos" and "Valencia").

AMD FirePro™ V4900 Professional Graphics Card Delivers Best-in-Class Features, Performance and Unparalleled Value

AMD FirePro™ V4900 Professional Graphics Card Delivers Best-in-Class Features, Performance and Unparalleled Value
 
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AMD FirePro™ V4900 blows away competition1 while delivering AMD Eyefinity technology for entry-level professional graphics market

AMD Celebrates Innovation with VISIONary of the Year Award Winners

AMD Celebrates Innovation with VISIONary of the Year Award Winners
 
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AMD today announced the winners of the first-ever AMD VISIONary of the Year Awards during the AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS) this week.

AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units Win 2011 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI Award

AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units Win 2011 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI Award
 
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AMD is awarded today with the highest industry honor, "2011 Best Choice of Computex TAIPEI Award" for its Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) in the Computer & System category.

AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Get Even Better, Outperform Competition By 100 Percent

AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Get Even Better, Outperform Competition By 100 Percent
 
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AMD today introduced the newest generation of professional graphics cards -- AMD FirePro™ V5900 and AMD FirePro™ V7900.

AMD and Dell Offer New Multifunctional Server Solution for Compute, Professional Graphics and VDI

AMD and Dell Offer New Multifunctional Server Solution for Compute, Professional Graphics and VDI
 
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Today at Microsoft Tech-Ed North America, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that AMD FirePro™ professional graphics are entering the data center with Dell blade servers.

AMD Hires Mike Wolfe as New CIO

AMD Hires Mike Wolfe as New CIO
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it has appointed Mike Wolfe, age 52, as the company's chief information officer.

AMD Fusion APUs and AMD Radeon Graphics Cards Accelerate Internet Explorer 9

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Today at SXSW Interactive, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that the new Internet Explorer 9 from Microsoft is accelerated by the AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) and AMD Radeon™ graphics cards, helping to deliver the next-generation Web to consumers.

AMD Fusion APUs Accelerate More Than 50 Leading Software Applications

AMD Fusion APUs Accelerate More Than 50 Leading Software Applications
 
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AMD today announced growing support from the PC software community with more than 50 mainstream applications currently accelerated by the new AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs).

AMD and Barco Advance Medical Diagnoses with Enhanced Visual Imaging

AMD and Barco Advance Medical Diagnoses with Enhanced Visual Imaging
 
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Barco selects ATI FirePro™ professional graphics with AMD Eyefinity Technology to deliver Advanced Medical Imaging Technologies with superior performance

AMD to Offer OpenGL® 4.1 Support on Microsoft Windows® and Linux Platforms In Latest Driver Release

AMD to Offer OpenGL® 4.1 Support on Microsoft Windows® and Linux Platforms In Latest Driver Release
 
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AMD today announced wide-ranging support of OpenGL® 4.1 for Microsoft Windows® 7, Windows® Vista, Windows® XP and Linux across select ATI FirePro™, ATI FireGL™ and AMD Radeon™ graphics cards.

Appro 1U-Tetra™ Supercomputers Chosen by Lockheed Martin for Five US Department of Defense Locations

Appro 1U-Tetra™ Supercomputers Chosen by Lockheed Martin for Five US Department of Defense Locations
 
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Appro, a leading provider of supercomputing solutions, today announced that it has been awarded a subcontract for a 147.5TF Appro 1U-Tetra™ supercomputers from Lockheed Martin in support of the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP). The HPCMP supports DoD objective...

AMD and Industry Leaders Demonstrate ATI FirePro Professional Graphics Momentum at Autodesk University 2010

AMD and Industry Leaders Demonstrate ATI FirePro Professional Graphics Momentum at Autodesk University 2010
 
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AMD (NYSE: AMD) is exhibiting at Autodesk University 2010 in Las Vegas demonstrating its latest ATI FirePro™ professional graphics products for CAD and Digital Content Creation (DCC) users. Autodesk University participants can experience AMD’s comprehensive family of 3D, multi-view...

ATI Radeon™ HD5870 Eyefinity 6 Edition Graphics Card Wins Prestigious Popular Science 2010 Best of What's New Award

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AMD today announced that the ATI Radeon™ HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 Edition graphics card, driving up to six monitors by way of the revolutionary AMD Eyefinity multi-display Technology, was selected as a 2010 winner of the Popular Science Best of What’s New Award.

Educational video game challenge unveiled at white house

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President Obama announced today the launch of the National STEM Video Game Challenge at a White House event as part of the national “Educate to Innovate” campaign.

Valve® and AMD Team Up to Provide Gamers with Easy ATI Catalyst™ Driver Updates on Steam

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AMD today announced its collaboration with Valve to deliver ATI Catalyst™ graphics driver updates via its Steam platform, a leading platform for PC games and digital entertainment. Steam users can now detect and install the latest ATI Catalyst driver for their ATI Radeon™ graphics ...

AMD Introduces ATI FirePro™ V9800 – the First and Only Professional Graphics Card Capable of Powering Six Independent Displays

AMD Introduces ATI FirePro™ V9800 – the First and Only Professional Graphics Card Capable of Powering Six Independent Displays
 
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This week at IBC 2010 in Amsterdam, AMD (NYSE: AMD) is introducing the newest member of the ATI FirePro™ family, the ATI FirePro™ V9800 – the most powerful professional graphics card AMD has ever created, featuring support for up to six monitors with ATI Eyefinity technology....