February 26 2014
Edward Goldman, Intel IT’s CTO, has been named to the list of Computerworld’s 2014 Premier 100 IT Leaders. The annual list recognizes those who have mentored and motivated their IT teams with interesting challenges and effectively managed and executed IT strategies. When asked by Computerworld for his boldest IT prediction, Goldman said that the Internet of Things is “much more important to the future of business than we recognize” and that “when wearables, edge devices and handhelds really meet the future of business intelligence, our devices will be able to provide a true, dynamic user experience.”
February 26 2014
At Mobile World Congress 2014, AirWatch and Citrix became the latest companies to support Intel® Device Protection Technology (Intel® DPT). Intel DPT includes both security and manageability extensions for Android. The security extensions are …
February 25 2014
Educational technology empowers educators to improve learning outcomes and help students develop skills for the 21st century workforce. To enable schools to explore the benefits of educational technology, Acer and Intel are offering K-12 schools natio…
February 24 2014
Chip Shot: Latest Intel® Graphics Drivers Now Support Intel® Quick Sync Video on Pentium® and Celeron® Processors
Intel is adding support for Intel® Quick Sync Video on select Pentium® and Celeron® processors with the latest graphics driver available now. Additionally, this driver upgrade delivers enhanced quality for video conferencing and video capt…
February 24 2014
At IDF in September 2013, Intel announced it was working with key partners to bring 64-bit enterprise tablets to market. Last night at Mobile World Congress, HP introduced the first 64-bit Intel® Atom™ processor-based tablets, the HP ElitePad 1000 and the HP ProPad 600. Based on the 22nm Intel Atom processor Z3000 series, the 64-bit capability in these two new Windows* tablets allows IT departments to deliver enterprise-class applications and security across Windows PCs and tablets – speeding deployment and reducing total cost of ownership. The HP ElitePad is expected to be available in March for a starting price of $739. The HP ProPad is expected to be available in April. Pricing will be set closer to availability. Visit the Intel at Mobile World Congress press kit for more information.
February 19 2014
How can education be transformed to give students the skills that they need to succeed? According to Intel’s Sean Koehl, “flipped classrooms,” a new approach in which students watch lectures outside the classroom and use class time to collaborate on assignments with teachers, helps students develop the 21st century skills they need to thrive in the future information economy. Through Adaptive Learning environments based on Intel RealSense technology, Intel’s Open Lab is working to use technology to create more student-centered learning options. Learn more about Intel’s education work and the education solutions it creates.
February 18 2014
Using analytics to unlock hidden insights in real-time allows companies to make smarter decisions that lead to better results, from improving sales and marketing tools, to optimizing supply chains. Intel is ushering businesses into this next phase of big data intelligence with the new Intel® Xeon® Processor E7 v2 family. With the most advanced technology for in-memory analytics, the Intel Xeon Processor E7 v2 family will make data analysis much faster and more thorough. For example, based on some initial testing, eBay has experienced significant boosts in analytics performance when combining the Intel Xeon Processor E7 v2 with SAP’s HANA* software. This improvement will translate into faster and greater understandings of large data sets that will help eBay drive additional revenue opportunities for their customers. More examples, product related videos and animations can be found in the online press kit.
February 13 2014
To help IT managers use a single console to remotely diagnose and troubleshoot IT devices, regardless of vendor, Intel has launched the Intel® Datacenter Manager Virtual KVM Gateway, a stand-alone console version of the cross-platform keyboard-vid…
January 16 2014
Intel congratulates Valve on their first Steam Developers Conference and continued commitment to growing and supporting PC gaming and the ISV community. Intel is happy to support Valve in these efforts by sampling all 1200 Valve Developer Day attendees with Gigabyte Brix Pro Steam Machines — which Tech Radar deemed the “best rated Steam Machine at CES.” These systems come with our blazing-fast Intel® Core™ i7-4770R processor with Intel® Iris™ Pro graphics. This processor is a leading edge high performance “system-on-a-chip” (SOC) with quad core CPU, Intel Iris Pro graphics and eDRAM all on a single package. This gives users highly optimized and thermally efficient computing like you see in the Gigabyte Brix, as well as mainstream gaming offerings in the market. Check out more on Intel and Valve’s comment to PC gaming here (fast forward to 53:36 in the clip).
January 15 2014
Chip Shot: Intel and 16 Cloud Service Providers Worldwide Join Forces in First-of-its-Kind Initiative
Today Intel unveiled the ‘Intel® Cloud Technology’ program to help display cloud service capabilities for improved customer experience and value. The program helps users identify underlying technology, benefits cloud service providers (CSPs) by co…