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IBM unveils first 7nm processor, tailor-made for the containerised cloud

After five years of research and development, IBM has taken the wraps off its first 7nm processor, which is packed with features to cater to the demands of modern-day hybrid cloud computing.

The tiny chip is the tenth iteration of IBM’s flagship Power processor range and is destined for enterprise data centres by the second half of 2021.

7-nanometre fabrication is the cutting edge of bitesize chip manufacturing and affords major gains in power efficiency and performance compared to the 14-nanometre process, like that used for IBM’s current-generation Power9 semiconductor. IBM said Power10 will deliver a three-fold improvement in capacity and processor energy efficiency compared to Power9.


IBM deploys AI and data science to enhance classic Wimbledon footage

Wimbledon 2020 was set to kick off at the All England Club this week.

But just like every other major sporting event under the sun, Covid-19 has stopped play, and the most-watched live sporting event in the UK won’t be returning to screens until next year.


IBM kills facial recognition products and R&D

IBM will no longer sell general-purpose facial recognition technology or continue research and development in the controversial area.

IBM CEO Krishna, whose company has been at the forefront of facial recognition innovation, announced the sweeping changes in a letter to US Congress today, citing issues of “racial profiling” amid protests against the treatment of African Americans that have swept America, and further afield, following the horrific murder of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis.


The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Insight Platforms, Q1 2019

Enterprise insight platforms combine data management, analytics, and insight application development tooling to provide insights-driven acceleration in the face of technological complexity. The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Insight Platforms, Q1 2019 is a 21-criterion evaluation of enterprise insight platforms (EIP’s) detailing key offerings in this space to help CIO’s make the right choice for their business.


Top 10 criteria for selecting a managed services provider

One of the biggest obstacles to innovation is a simple lack of time to do so  The right managed service partner can get your IT running at scale, with fewer mistakes, by applying AI to a wealth of experience captured in a huge data lake. This frees you to focus your staff and resources where… Read More