Stories by Randall Kennedy

  • Seeing double?

    Double vision — that’s how Intel describes the next generation of Xeon processors. But with all due respect to Foreigner fans, it has absolutely nothing to do with the ‘70s rock song. Randall Kennedy picks up the hyperthreads of Intel’s allusion.

  • Review: Duelling blades

    It has been a long, strange trip for RLX Technologies. A blade server pioneer, RLX has gone from promising startup to controversial innovator (it was the poster child for Transmeta's Crusoe chip in the server space) to pragmatic good citizen, content to toe the Intel party line.