Open Compute Project Launches Common Slot SpecJan 16, 2013, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
Since the very beginning of the computer era, CPUs have been tied to specific slots. Intel chips fit in specific Intel-designed slots, while AMD chips fit into various AMD-designed slots.
But that could soon become a relic of a monolithic server architecture legacy.