Category Archives: Workstations

New CPUs from Intel & AMD: Live on The Lunduke Show

Paul Bibaud, our VP of Sales & Product Development, just made his second appearance on The Lunduke Hour. This time out, he spoke with Bryan at length about the newly unveiled datacenter platforms from AMD and Intel. It’s a rare … Continue reading

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What is Ethereum and why should you mine it?

By now, you’ve probably heard of Ethereum mining. It’s definitely the new hotness – the number of folks joining the fold has exponentially spiked over the last couple of months. Are you interested in jumping in? Still wondering what it is … Continue reading

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Intel Xeon SP – A datacenter on your desk

Earlier this month, we were proud to announce the all-new Intel™ Xeon™ SP family, making it available to you in our new line of servers.  Intel heralded their new platform as the “Biggest data center platform advancement in a decade.” As … Continue reading

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Finally an EPYC Desktop

Last month, we were proud to announce the all-new AMD EPYC processor, making it available to you in our new line of servers.  As pleased as we’ve been with the performance of the new servers, it should go without saying that … Continue reading

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VR is way more than entertainment

While Virtual Reality has rapidly established itself as a compelling option for home entertainment, that is really only the beginning. There is a vast universe of possibilities for VR in business. Find out more in our video: Bringing VR Development … Continue reading

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Intel introduces new Kaby Lake Core i7 CPUs

All compatible Pogo Linux workstations can now be configured with Intel’s brand new 7th gen Core i7 processors (aka Kaby Lake). Iterating on their outstanding Skylake architecture, Intel has made a number of optimizations. Here is a quick rundown of … Continue reading

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VR is for Linux, too! (Ready to try it?)

With the recent beta release of Steam VR for Linux, lots of developers and gamers are eager to take the plunge into VR apps in the Linux environment. Naturally, the Pogo Engineering Team got right to work configuring it on … Continue reading

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Parallel Performance – Intel Xeon Phi Systems

Today’s high performance computing applications are becoming as resource-intensive and complex as they are diverse. Across disciplines such as Earth Sciences, Financial Services, Physics, and Machine Learning, demands for CPU power and memory bandwidth have increased exponentially. Within this set of … Continue reading

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Is the NVIDIA Titan X up to the Challenges of Deep Learning?

NVIDIA has recently introduced the new TITAN X™, the biggest and most advanced GPU ever built. Blaise Pascal said, “Imagination decides everything.” This certainly applies to the hardware engineering team at NVIDIA. Not content with the already “irresponsible amount of performance” … Continue reading

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Go for the gold with Pogo’s champion mathletes

As we approach the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, our competitive spirit has us thinking, “What if there was an Olympic event for mathematical number crunching?” If there were, these two new systems would be vying for gold. In the Workstation division, … Continue reading

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