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EMC Planning Major Announcement April 14

Don't let anybody tell you that computing power -- meaning processors supplied by Intel, AMD, LSI Logic, IBM, Sun Microsystems and others -- isn't the primary driver for innovation in enterprise data centers. It's pretty simple: Without the horsepower under the hood, all these new-generation storage arrays and servers with

Don't let anybody tell you that computing power -- meaning processors supplied by Intel, AMD, LSI Logic, IBM, Sun Microsystems and others -- isn't the primary driver for innovation in enterprise data centers. It's pretty simple: Without the horsepower under the hood, all these new-generation storage arrays and servers with their automated everythings would simply be stuck in the mud.

A lot of companies are coming out with new products based on superfast and lower-power multicore chips. You can find those stories here on eWEEK. That being said, EMC will be making a significant announcement on April 14.

Unfortunately, that is all we can say at this time.

Check in here at eWEEK on Tuesday, April 14, when there will be quite a bit of interesting new storage info coming out. (Actually, Monday, April 13, will rock, too: We'll be introducing a couple of new companies with very interesting new storage tech.)

Chris Preimesberger

Chris Preimesberger

Chris Preimesberger is Editor of Features & Analysis at eWEEK, responsible in large part for the publication's coverage areas. In his 12 years and more than 3,900 stories at eWEEK, he has...