Core i7 or Xeon?

Why did only two of this month’s workstations opt fa a Xeon instead of a Core i7, and what does the future hold for Xeon? All but two of this month’s workstations came with an Intel Core i7 rather than a Xeon processor. Even the entry from Lenovo – a company that’s much more conservative w’hen it comes to its choice of CPU for its professional workstations – shipped with a Core i7, leaving the HP Z240 SFF and Workstation Specialists RS-D2180 to hold the banner for Intel’s professional CPU range. So what’s going on? After all. the Xeon is … Continue reading Core i7 or Xeon?