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Patrick Thibodeau covers cloud computing and enterprise applications, outsourcing, government IT policies, data centers and IT workforce issues for Computerworld.

AMD's 12-core Chip May Cut Software Costs

Advanced Micro Devices released its 12-core chip, doubling the number of cores in the previous generation chip in its Opteron line.

China Called Source of Increasing Cyberthreats

Analysis: Attempted break-ins and denial-of-service attacks against U.S. military targets are common, admiral says.

Cyberattacks Are 'Existential Threat' to U.S., FBI Says

Cyberattacks are a threat to the 'very existence' of the U.S., an FBI official told an audience at an IT trade show on Tuesday.