AMD’s big announcement: We will build x64 servers based on ARM

So AMD is shifting towards ARM architecture. Is is going to mean something? Who know... The point is - ARM is more efficient but incompatible with the "good old" x86 architecture which powers hell a lot of things nowadays. Is it going to be successful? Who knows but the problem is - most enterprise software is written for x86 platform so with this new project all of that has to be re-written or at least re-compiled. In two or three years we might know... Source: AMD Teams Up with ARM to Read more [...]