A brief history of POWER

The first POWER processor was designed at the end of the 1980’s and made its appearance in the RS6000 and AS/400 servers. The RS/6000 was running AIX, IBM´s Unix version, and the AS/400 was designed for OS/400 (now called IBM i). These servers were designed to allow a...

Soon … The new POWER !

POWER10 designates a proposed superscalar, multithreading, symmetric multiprocessor family, based on the open source POWER ISA, and announced in August 2020 at the Hot Chips Conference … Firsts (high-end) systems with POWER10 CPUs are intended to reach customers...