Chip Shot: Intel Releases New Intel® 9 Series Chipset with PC Platform Enhancements

Intel today officially announced the new Intel® 9 Series Chipset with support for current 4th generation Intel® Core processors including new “Haswell Refresh” enthusiast parts and future 5th generation Intel® Core processors (codenamed Broadwell). Two additional new features — Intel® Rapid Storage Technology for PCI Express Storage and Intel® Device Protection Technology with Boot Guard provide platform performance and security enhancements. Intel PC chipsets provide the vital “glue” and I/O (USB, SATA) capability linking the processor to your digital lifestyle. Read more about Intel® 9 Series Chipsets .