Hardware needs software more than ever, CEO Brian Krzanich said.
Intel's Xeon E7 v2 chips will go into servers with up to 32 sockets.
A specific timeframe has not been given, but future chips will be compliant with HSA Foundation specifications.
Intel's 15-core server chip, code-named Ivytow,n will run at clock speeds from 1.4 GHz to 3.8 GHz.
Intel takes a stake in Canadian wearable manufacturer Recon Instruments, which makes intelligent, Google Glass-like goggles for skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts.
Mobile will drive Intel's future—precisely what its competitors figured out years ago.
The head of Intel's perceptual computing group says that functions like speech, gestures, and recognition will take advantage of Intel's existing microprocessors, but require dedicated chips as well.
Ending weeks of anticipation, Intel launched its next-generation Atom chip, Bay Trail, at the Intel Developer Forum on Wednesday.
Promising faster performance, longer battery life, and cheaper prices, the new chips can run Android or Windows and will power $199 tablets.
Apple didn't need to put a 64-bit chip in the iPhone 5s. So why did it? Perhaps to pave the way for more powerful iPhones, iPads, and even Macs down the road.