28 August 2012 AMD launches 'industry's most powerful' server graphics processors AMD launches 'industry's most powerful' server graphics processors AMD has launched what it claims are the industry's most powerful dual and single slot server graphics cards for virtual desktop infrastructure and workstation graphics in data centres. The FirePro S9000 and S7000 feature the company's Graphics Core Next architecture, PowerTune and ZeroCore Power technologies and are said to reduce power consumption by up to 95% at idle. "More companies want to virtualise their IT ecosystem in order to do more with less while remaining responsive to the needs of their users," commented David Cummings, senior director of professional graphics at AMD. "Our server graphics not only provide an unrivalled feature set for data centre customers, but blistering compute performance and outstanding power efficiency." Author Simon Fogg Comment on this article Websites http://www.amd.com Companies AMD (UK) Ltd This material is protected by Findlay Media copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. Enjoy this story? People who read this article also read... Alternative back-up power With outdoor events like concerts, events and festivals now ... Read Article NIDays 2013 NIDays is a technical conference designed specifically for ... Read Article Southern Manufacturing This year, Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is set to be ... Read Article Microcontrollers deliver ... Microchip has launched what it describes as the 'world's lowest ... Read Article What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.