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post #1 of 15
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Fudzilla has found out that a company will roll out Barcelona servers in July, and that each one of us can rent them for 260$ a month, as long as we live in the US anyway.

Here's FUD and here's the sever page. Look at the AMD QC column
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Nice!

Me hungy fo tru quad core!
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The author of the article doubts that this information is correct.

Quote:
"If this turns to be true, which we really doubt, the cheapest Barcelona server will be available for rent for $259 a month for a 2 GB machine, which is not too bad."

Abazovic, F., 22/06/2007, Barcelona available in July claim;
Fudzilla
http://www.fudzilla.com/index.php?op...=1591&Itemid=1
Accessed 22/06/2007
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i hope so
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Quote:
Originally Posted by t4ct1c47 View Post
The author of the article doubts that this information is correct.
Notice that its a core2 user thats pointing this out
    
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post #6 of 15
So, its true though
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post #7 of 15
Im all for ''hope'' for AMD, They have taken a beating but slowly will get back on there feet.
post #8 of 15
AMD stock had a bump in price this week. I believe one firm changed their rating from Hold to a Buy. Maybe the analyst know something we don't?
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post #9 of 15
Just incase people aren't clicking on the opening poster's link to the FUD article...

Quote:
"An American server renting company has announce that Barcelona Quad core based servers comes in July 2007.

We are not sure if the information is up to date but the company has all the names and the specs up on its site. It will offer Opteron 2258, Opteron 2260, Opteron 2262, Opteron 2264, Opteron 2266 and Opteron 2268.

If this turns to be true, which we really doubt, the cheapest Barcelona server will be available for rent for $259 a month for a 2 GB machine, which is not too bad.

Barcelona K10 comes in late Q3 in best case scenario while the real availability is expected in early Q4."

Abazovic, F., 22/06/2007, Barcelona available in July claim;
Fudzilla
http://www.fudzilla.com/index.php?op...=1591&Itemid=1
Accessed 22/06/2007
post #10 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
AMD stock had a bump in price this week. I believe one firm changed their rating from Hold to a Buy. Maybe the analyst know something we don't?
Yea it's true. If you would have bought in april and sold now the earning would have been nice
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