Start Planning for Power7 Iron Now
September 21, 2009 Timothy Prickett Morgan
IBM‘s future Power7 chip may be just about done as far as the engineering is concerned, and its server designs might also be more or less completed as well. But there is plenty of time yet to tweak the boxes, and I doubt very much that the final packaging and pricing for the future Power7 machinery is anywhere close to being set. Which is a pity, really.
With the fourth quarter nearly upon us and many companies finishing up their 2009 budgets and planning for their system upgrades in 2010, now is the time to start thinking about Power7