Intel Says
Intel Says "Bye to BIOS" by 2020

In a recent announcement, Intel said "bye" to BIOS by 2020... but what does it mean for AMI and for end users? As a key partner with Intel in both legacy BIOS and UEFI for many years, we offer up our thoughts, observations and a brief discussion of the potential impact - both for AMI and for end users of computer systems that still retain legacy BIOS support.

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AI Pets: Making Their Way to Your Home?
AI Pets: Making Their Way to Your Home?

Some of you may heard of Sony's robotic dog AIBO. When it was released in 1999, the world was introduced to robotic pets. Robotic pets is still a relatively new topic talked about in the technology stratosphere; however, with the advancements made in robot pets by incorporating things such as AI, IoT and cloud computing, will robotic pets be making their way into homes soon?

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Happy Thanksgiving from the Team at AMI!
Happy Thanksgiving from the Team at AMI!

American Megatrends would like to wish our readers a very happy and relaxing Thanksgiving (US) holiday!

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What is BitLocker?
What is BitLocker?

Security is a big thing, especially when there are certain files and data we want to protect from being stolen and/or accessed by unauthorized sources. That's why the BitLocker feature is important in terms of security because BitLocker allows users to protect their information. Learn what BitLocker is and why BitLocker is a beneficial feature to have.

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Innovation Week is Here!
Innovation Week is Here!

Every year during the week before Thanksgiving, AMI's employees are hustling and bustling throughout the place. Employees are preparing presentations, setting up demos and of course, getting their stomachs ready for a feast! So what's exactly happening at AMI? Why, Innovation Week of course!

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American Megatrends and the
American Megatrends and the "Wall of Innovation"

Although the title of this post might sound like something from a "Harry Potter" novel, all of us at AMI take great pride in the legacy of innovation our company has built since it was established in 1985. There's no better time to display our innovation than our annual Innovation Week, an internal event taking place this week at our US headquarters. Read on to see and find out more!

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Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) or Splash Screen?
Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) or Splash Screen?

You have probably experienced this at least once in your lifetime. You're casually using your computer, playing games, watching too much Netflix, surfing the internet to read the latest Buzzfeed articles and/or spending copious amounts of money online shopping. All of sudden the screen goes blue and the screen is filled with a series of messages talking about your system crash and maybe, just maybe, a weird sound comes screeching from your computer.

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AMI Develops BIOS and BMC for New Qualcomm Centriq 2400 Server Processor
AMI Develops BIOS and BMC for New Qualcomm Centriq 2400 Server Processor

On Wednesday, AMI announced its support for Qualcomm Datacenter Technologies, Inc. as the company launches its new 48-core Qualcomm Centriq 2400 server processor based on 64-bit Armv8-A architecture. AMI has developed custom Aptio V UEFI BIOS Firmware and MegaRAC SP-X Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) firmware that leverages the unique "built for the cloud" architecture and capabilities of this new Arm-based server processor.

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A Bad Case of Bluebug: Mitigating Risks of Bluetooth Attacks
A Bad Case of Bluebug: Mitigating Risks of Bluetooth Attacks

Bluetooth is a technology that has been around for awhile now. It uses high-speed, short-range radio frequency communication so devices, such as laptops, keyboards, cell phones, headsets, speakers and smart watches, can create a network and transfer data between the devices. Bluetooth is a low-cost technology that has been widely adopted; however, there are some security threats users should be aware of when it comes to using Bluetooth technology.

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SnapVDI Spark is Something You Should Know About
SnapVDI Spark is Something You Should Know About

SnapVDI is quickly becoming the choice in VDI infrastructure due to its abundance of advanced features. While speaking with customers, I have found that a VDI in a box solution holds much more value than a hodgepodge of software vendors, server vendors, SAN vendors, and thin or zero client vendors.

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