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Computex 2016: Quanta, Wiwynn to showcase OCP- and RSA-based rack servers

Quanta Computer and Wiwynn will exhibit 19-inch rack servers compatible with OCP (Open Compute Project) standards, as well as other server models based on Intel's Rack Scale Architecture (RSA), in a bid to tout direct-sale orders from enterprise users dur.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 27th, 2016

UMC to post brisk 2Q16 results

IC foundry UMC is expected to enjoy significant revenue and profit growth sequentially in the second quarter of 2016, thanks to a ramp-up of orders from its fabless clients as well as new 28nm chip orders, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsApr 12th, 2016

Digitimes Research: Global server shipments grow 9.8% in 2015

Taiwan server players' revenues from products including server motherboards, servers, storage and related network equipment, continued to enjoy growth on year to surpass NT$500 billion in 2015, according to Digitimes Research......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsApr 6th, 2016

Internet service providers slowing down on taking in server orders

Worldwide Internet service providers such as Google, Amazon, Microsoft and Facebook have recently started slowing down on pulling in their server orders from ODMs as they have been expanding their datacenters too quickly during the past few years, while s.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 29th, 2015

Quanta, Wiwynn to compete for orders for servers small- to medium-size datacenters

As competition for orders for datacenter-use servers from Google, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft has become intense and the companies have added suppliers, ODMs Quanta Computer and Wiwynn will shift white-box business focus to servers for small- to medium.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2015

Quanta sees notebook shipment growth in November, but may not achieve 2015 revenue goal

Quanta Computer saw its notebook shipments rise 500,000 units on month to reach 3.8 million units in November thanks to strong orders from Asustek Computer and Hewlett-Packard (HP). However, as most of these orders were for inexpensive models, Quanta's re.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 11th, 2015

Facebook, Google server outsourcing strategy change expected to impact profitability for ODMs

Facebook is planning to add Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, as a new datacenter server supplier, joining its primary supplier Quanta Computer in order to lower its risks and increase its bargaining ability, while Google has been doing the same. Th.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 11th, 2015

Digitimes Research: Notebook players enjoy over 10% on-month shipment growth in November

The global top-5 notebook brand vendors and top-3 ODMs saw their shipments grow 18% and 12% on month, respectively, in November thanks to increased orders for the year-end holidays and emerging markets. Although demand for notebooks from Europe and North .....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 8th, 2015

Quanta, Wiwynn see more orders from server clients for 2016

Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, are expected to land more cloud server orders from their clients in 2016 as Internet service providers are looking to reduce their suppliers in order to further cut costs. Hewlett-Packard (HP) an.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2015

Quanta lands server orders from Uber and Wiwynn from Twitter

Seeing competition growing fierce, Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, have turned to target second-tier Internet service providers for orders with Quanta receiving orders from Uber for its datacenter and Wiwynn acquiring orders fr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 9th, 2015

Digitimes Research: Taiwan server revenues to rise 4.7% in 2015; global server shipments to drop 6.3%

Taiwan's revenues for server motherboards, servers, storage devices and related network equipment are expected to rise 4.7% on year to reach NT$494.3 billion (US$15.28 billion) in 2015. The growth will be weaker than that seen in 2014 and 2013, as enterpr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 20th, 2015

Twitter is struggling financially and is faced with a flat user growth

Twitter reported its slowest revenue growth since going public in 2013 fanning concerns that faster growing social services will make it a niche product. The post Twitter is struggling financially and is faced with a flat user growth appeared first on Tec.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News9 hr. 51 min. ago

Twitter reports slowest revenue growth since 2013

Twitter has reported its slowest quarterly sales growth in three years, as the company fends off competition from a growing number of social media sites......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News16 hr. 51 min. ago

Google raises 5 safety concerns for the future of artificial intelligence

The days of an AI-controlled robot janitor might not be too far away, but a new paper from Google, OpenAI, Stanford University, and UC Berkeley raises some safety concerns that need to be addressed first. The post Google raises 5 safety concerns for the f.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 38 min. ago

Google wants to improve AI today to prevent robot screw-ups tomorrow

The days of an AI-controlled robot janitor might not be too far away, but a new paper from Google, OpenAI, Stanford University, and UC Berkeley raises some safety concerns that need to be addressed first. The post Google wants to improve AI today to preve.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 4 min. ago

Volition Capital has rounded up $250 million for its third fund

 Volition Capital, a six-year-old, Boston-based growth equity firm, just closed its third fund with $250 million in capital commitments. It’s a sizable step up from the firm’s previous fund, which closed with $170 million in 2013. You c.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 26th, 2016

Scholars suggest China may have reached peak consumption of coal in 2013

(Phys.org)—A small team of scholars has published a Commentary piece in the journal Nature Geoscience suggesting that China has reached peak coal consumption far earlier than most in the field had suggested. In their paper, Ye Qi, Tong Wu, Ye Qi and Jia.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 26th, 2016

Big data paper shows stock market trades behave like light bulbs

In the stock market, electronic trading (AKA “etrading”) originally started so people could buy and sell stocks and other financial instruments more easily. No more hanging out on the floor of a stock exchange or calling your orders into your broker; .....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2016

Epistar AlGaInP LED chip order visibility through October, says paper

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has received booming orders for AlGaInP LED chips with shipments scheduled through October 2016, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2016

Gudeng lands wafer carrier orders from SMIC, says paper

Taiwan-based Gudeng Precision Industrial, a semiconductor front-end equipment manufacturer mainly specializing in mask solution products, has obtained wafer carrier orders from China-based IC foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC), the C.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2016