Day: December 16, 2019

Matching AMD’s CPU design strategy will save Intel billions
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Matching AMD’s CPU design strategy will save Intel billions

The key to a quick and cheap 7nm product launch for Intel is to take a leaf out of AMD’s book. Over at the Global TMT conference, Murthy Reduchintala, Intel’s chief engineering officer (among numerous other titles), told investors and analysts that roughly 50% of its processor R&D budget is spent on updating non-core logic to the latest process node, and that this has to change in order to ramp up effectively. read more