Intel and AMD say their fancy new servers can help IT consolidate and save big money. But, do IT leaders still care about servers? We're not so sure.
The Big Question is a joint production from ZDNet and TechRepublic that I co-host with ZDNet Editor in Chief Larry Dignan. This week's guest is Bill Detwiler, TechRepublic's head technology editor.
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Stories discussed in this episode:
- Intel vs. AMD: Does the CPU really matter? (ZDNet)
- 10 things to remember when upgrading servers (TechRepublic)
- AMD delivers its 8- and 12-core server lineup; Preaches value (ZDNet)
- Will Intel's latest Xeon lineup be an 'economic no brainer'? (ZDNet)
- Intel and AMD chase the upgrade cycle (TechRepublic)
Jason Hiner is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and Long Form Editor of ZDNet. He writes about the people, products, and ideas changing how we live and work in the 21st century. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.