Hot Chips

Hot Chips is technological symposium held every year in August in Silicon Valley.

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DisciplineHigh performance microprocessors
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PublisherIEEE Computer Society


Operating since 1989, it is co-sponsored by IEEE and ACM SIGARCH.[1] The general emphasis of the conference are microprocessors and integrated circuits.[1] Processor makers often announce details about future processor designs at the symposium.[2][3][4]

At Hot Chips 2016, Samsung announced GDDR6 as the successor of GDDR5X.

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  1. ^ a b "Hot Chips: About". Retrieved 2007-12-31.
  2. ^ "IBM's Power7 heats up server competition at Hot Chips". EE Times. 2009-08-24. Archived from the original on 2012-01-26. Retrieved 2011-08-08.
  3. ^ "AMD Discloses Bobcat and Bulldozer Architectures at Hot Chips 2010". Anandtech. 2010-08-24. Retrieved 2011-08-08.
  4. ^ "Chip makers to strut their stuff at Hot Chips 23". The Register. 2011-08-08. Retrieved 2011-08-08.

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