Intel's Six-Core Xeon 7400 "Dunnington" Processor Shipping on September 15th

According to CNET sources, Intel's six-core "Dunnington" »9/04/08 1:36pm9/04/08 1:36pmprocessor will begin rolling out to servers on September 15th under the Xeon 7400 series. The new chip is Intel's first foray beyond four cores as well as their first to fuse multiple cores on a single die. It also features 16MB of L3 cache to help boost…

Intel's Six-Core Dunnington and Nehalem Microarchitecture Get Official

The pair of 45nm Intel chips that Sun oh-so-kindly leaked last month just got all official-like. Dunnington is "the first IA (Intel Architecture) processor with 6-cores, is based on the 45nm high-k process technology, and has large shared caches." Six cores, exciting! But not as exciting as Nehalem, which is Intel's… »3/18/08 9:24am3/18/08 9:24am