Archive: 08/02/2004

AMD Announces Support For Enterprise Server Virtualization

AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that VMware ESX Server, virtual infrastructure software that enables enterprises to partition, consolidate and manage systems in mission-critical environments, is qualified on AMD Opteron™ ...

Aug 02, 2004
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Retreating glaciers spur Alaskan earthquakes

In a new study, NASA and United States Geological Survey (USGS) scientists found that retreating glaciers in southern Alaska may be opening the way for future earthquakes. The study examined the likelihood of increased earth ...

Aug 02, 2004
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Siemens takes strategic step in high-end mobile phone market

First mobile with full BlackBerry functionality - New CEO of merged wireline and wireless group outlines trend toward convergence across all platforms The mobile communication group at Siemens today revealed its intensified focus o ...

Aug 02, 2004
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URI researchers develop corrosion-resistant polymer

A new group of non-toxic, corrosion-resistant polymers developed by University of Rhode Island scientist Sze Yang will likely put a smile on the face of Erin Brockovich. The polymers are designed as a replacement for chro ...

Aug 02, 2004
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Significant Achievements in Intel's EUV Lithography Program

Intel Corporation today revealed two significant milestones in the development of extreme-ultraviolet (EUV) lithography, a technology for making future microprocessors. The company installed the world's first commercial EUV li ...

Aug 02, 2004
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Wyse and AMD Collaborate to Offer Linux Thin Client Platforms

Leader in Server-Centric Computing Taps AMD Geode™ GX 533 @ 1.1W* Processor for Linux Thin Clients Wyse Technology, the domain experts in server-centric computing (SCC), announced today at the LinuxWorld Conference and ...

Aug 02, 2004
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Breakthrough in Nanoscale Understanding of Metal Shape Change

A nanocrystalline metal is one whose average grain size is measured in billionths of a meter, much smaller than in most ordinary metals. As the grain size of a metal shrinks, it can become many times stronger, but ...

Aug 02, 2004
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Remarkable Asymmetry in Behaviour Between Matter and Antimatter

If we can look at stars, planets and all living beings in the Universe, as well as ourselves, is because, as theoretical physicists suggest, after the primordial cosmic explosion, the "Big Bang", matter has prevailed over ...

Aug 02, 2004
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Hitachi Unveils Advanced 42-Inch Professional Plasma Monitors

The Home Electronics Division of Hitachi America, Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., www.hitachi.us/tv, today launched its newest professional plasma monitor. The CMP4211 and CMP4212 are 42-inch 16 : 9 HDTV plasma monito ...

Aug 02, 2004
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