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The central processing unit (CPU) is the "brains" of the computer where most calculations take place.
 
 

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Design
SIGGRAPH 2020: Intel Launches oneAPI Rendering Tool Kit
CPU leader Intel eases into the GPU-dominated rendering market with with new offering oneAPI Tool Kit

Engineering Computing
AMD, Lenovo Introduce 64-Core Workstation
Lenovo P620 is powered by Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processor

Design
JPR: Discrete GPU Market Grows in 2019 Q4; 2020 Q1 Outlook Tempered by Virus Concerns
Add in boards shipment increased in 2019 Q4 but 2020 Q1 likely flat, per JPR

Engineering Computing
Editor’s Pick: There’s a New Standard for GPU Price, Performance and Size
AMD Radeon Pro WX 3200 GPU is designed specifically for compact-sized workstations.

Engineering Computing
Superworkstations!
Design engineering workstations have become extremely powerful—where does it make sense to invest your IT budget?

Engineering Computing
@Xi MTower PCIe Built for Speed
The latest edition of the MTower PCIe from @Xi is the fastest single-CPU workstation we have tested so far.

Simulate
Pros and Cons of CAE in the Cloud
Using a flexible cloud lets us match capability to the needs of the user.

Simulate
Keep It Simple, Keep Them Coming
An easy formula for estimating cost is part of some simulation software providers’ strategy.

Engineering Computing
Eurocom Debuts the Eurocom Sky X7C Mobile Supercomputer
The Eurocom Sky X7C Mobile Supercomputer supports three different classes of GPUs.

Engineering Computing
@Xi PowerGo XT Laptop Debuts as its Latest CAD Workstation
@Xi PowerGo XT laptop features NVIDIA Quadro graphics and Intel Core i7-8086K processors. It is expandable to 64GB...

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