Maloney shows off a tablet reference design for “Medfield,” a 32-nanometer Atom platform specifically designed for tablets and smartphones. The tablet Maloney showed off was running Google’s Android 3.0 “Honeycomb” operating system. Medfield-powered tablets running both Android and MeeGo should hit the market in the first half of 2012, according to Intel.
4Intel and Asus
5Intel and the Cloud
Maloney also talked about Intel’s Cloud 2015 vision, which includes enterprises and SMBs having the ability to securely move data across public and private clouds, automated networks for moving workloads between servers in the data center, and device-aware clouds. Here Maloney demonstrates that cloud vision with dynamic workload management and Intel’s TXT (Trusted Execution Technology), which is embedded in the vendor’s “Westmere” and “Sandy Bridge” Xeon chips for secure downloading and execution of applications in virtual machines.
Intel’s Keeley Lake will enable stylish designs and sleek form-factors, according to company officials. It also will offer new multitouch displays and a thinness ranging from 17mm to 20mm.