x86

ARM CoreLink Aims to Accelerate Data Center

Mark Hachman,

A low-power, cache-coherent networking block should improve overall system performance, while lowering power requirements and increasing the core count.

The Impending Death of the x86 Monopoly

Paul Teich,

Monopolies do not last forever. There are real opportunities for alternate ISAs to make inroads against x86 under specific–but not uncommon–conditions.