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A first take on enterprise IT technology news and events.

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AMD Releases Fix for Radeon RX 480 GPU Power Issues

July 08, 2016 8:40 AM
An update to Radeon Software Crimson Edition alleviates power consumption problems in AMD's new graphics card that is aimed at gaming and VR uses.
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Nvidia Aims to Widen VR Accessibility With GTX 1060 GPU

July 07, 2016 11:35 AM
The company adds to its growing portfolio of GTX Pascal graphics cards with a GPU for gaming and VR applications that starts at $249.
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Brexit to Impact Worldwide IT Spending, Gartner Says

July 07, 2016 8:55 AM
The decision by British voters to leave the EU will immediately have an impact in the UK, but the ripple effects will be felt worldwide, the analysts say.

AMD Engineers Fixing Power Draw Issues in Radeon RX 480 GPUs

July 05, 2016 8:20 AM
The chip maker is responding to tests by multiple sites that show the new graphics card is drawing more power than it's rated for.
tech business

Qualcomm Files More Complaints Against Chinese Phone Maker

June 30, 2016 9:40 AM
The chip maker wants Meizu to sign a patent license agreement for technologies related to 3G and 4G, but the device vendor is pushing back.
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Pica8 Adds 25/50/100GbE Networking to SDN OS

June 21, 2016 2:55 PM
With PicOS 2.7.1, Pica8 is bringing fast networking to white-box switches powered by ASICs from Cavium and Broadcom for SDN environments., troubleshooting, technical support, set-up problems, online support

Tech Gear Setup Problems Continue to Deter Customers: Study

June 20, 2016 2:15 PM
Some 90% of consumers who have a problem setting up a new technology product will return it within 7 days if it is too tough to install.
data center

Asetek, CoolIT Unveil Liquid Cooling Products for HPC

June 20, 2016 6:05 AM
At the ISC 2016 show in Germany, the companies are introducing new cooling technologies and showcasing OEM systems that use liquid cooling.
Internet of things

Faster, Bigger Bluetooth 5 Could Be a Boon for the IoT

June 17, 2016 9:25 AM
The next generation of the wireless technology will offer twice the speed, four times the range and 800 percent more capacity of the current standard.

Brocade Teams with Harris on Cybersecurity

June 14, 2016 2:40 PM
The two companies will build offerings designed to help organizations protect their valuable assets from attacks by cyber-criminals.

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