ha ha ha ha...so Intel doesn't want the world to know this...hilarious
Originally Posted by hajile
|"In an article outlining hidden strife in the processor world, Andreas Stiller has reported the scoop that Microsoft advised against the use of Intel Nehalem Xeon (Core i7/i5) processors under Windows Server 2008 R2, but was pressured by Intel to refrain from publishing this advisory. The issue concerns a bug causing spurious interrupts that locks up the Hypervisor of Server 2008. Though there is a hotfix, it is unattractive as it disables power savings and turbo boost states. (The original German-language version of the article is also available.)"|
Originally Posted by vicious_fishes
god i hate intel. i7's are great but the conduct of the company is atrocious. and don't give me that BS shareholder/profits excuse. every exec uses shareholder interests as a scapegoat to do anything (however disgraceful) to earn more money.
because they hey, they justify themselves a payrise.