Why no EMIB?

By: anon (anon.delete@this.mailinator.com), November 6, 2018 4:31 am
Room: Moderated Discussions
dmcq (dmcq.delete@this.fano.co.uk) on November 6, 2018 2:45 am wrote:
> Anandtech outlined a new Intel multi-chip packkage
> Intel Goes For 48-Cores: Cascade-AP with Multi-Chip Package Coming Soon
> but says they're not using EMIB, do you think perhaps Anandtech are wrong or why would
> they not use EMIB? It seems made for the job and a unique advantage for Intel.

EMIB requires the chips it's used with to be designed for it. This 48-core CPU just appears to be two existing Cascade Lake SP chips shipped in a single package, communicating through the same links they would be in a multi-socket system.

If Intel designs a new chip specifically for use in such a system, they would probably use EMIB.

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Why no EMIB?dmcq2018/11/06 03:45 AM
  Why no EMIB?anon2018/11/06 04:31 AM
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      Why no EMIB?Kevin G2018/11/06 09:06 AM
        Why no EMIB?useruser2018/11/06 10:41 AM
        Why no EMIB?anon.12018/11/07 08:00 AM
          Why no EMIB?Jeff S.2018/11/07 09:45 AM
      Why no EMIB?David Hess2018/11/09 09:43 PM
        Why no EMIB?dmcq2018/11/10 07:35 AM
          Why no EMIB?Maynard Handley2018/11/10 09:27 AM
          Why no EMIB?David Hess2018/11/10 09:37 AM
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