Intel CEO Claims Steve Jobs “Happy” About Infineon Deal

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In a deal announced on Monday, Intel will acquire German mobile chip manufacturer Infineon — who makes the baseband chip used in the iPhone — in a deal valued at $1.4 billion. Prior to making the move, Intel’s chief claims that he solicited Apple CEO Steve Jobs’ opinion, who is said to be “happy” with the deal.

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3 Vendors on the Relationship Between Cloud Computing and Virtualization

This post is part of our ReadWriteCloud channel, which is dedicated to covering virtualization and cloud computing. The channel is sponsored by Intel and VMware. How one Florida state agency saved a bundle with virtualization. Learn more in this ReadWriteWeb special report, made possible by Intel and VMware: How Virtualization Helps the Water Flow.

bluelock.jpgVMworld starts in the morning and all eyes will be on what gets announced and how virtualization is extending its reach into the realm of cloud computing.

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