Originally Posted by Wishmaker
This caught my eye ...
Intel makes specialized CPUs for those kind of customers stuck on poorly made databases, aka throw more money at hardware rather than fix/change their software. So they want massive cache quad cores at high clocks and other weirdness like that. Sort of like, oh I got that old single threaded game engine I want to run it as fast as possible and they make a CPU for you for that, quad core with giant cache and high clocks, and it costs a fortune too.
Seems the whole article is about showing Intel's and NV's marketing slides really. Plans, predictions, wishes for their corporate business.