MIT researchers have developed a new cache system that could boost processor performance by a good 20 to 30 per cent. The system, aptly named Jenga, can create new cache hierarchies on the fly that are optimized for the needs of different programs.
AMD looks set to launch its first Zen-based 'Naples' CPU. Looking at its specifications, the enterprise-level processor looks set to carve a niche in the data center market segment. More details after the jump!
At this week’s International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), AMD engineers presented a whitepaper that revealed the die size of the company’s upcoming Ryzen processor is approximately 10% smaller than its Intel Kaby Lake counterpart.