Calxeda, a start-up developing ARM-based “EnergyCore” Server-on-a-Chip designed for a new generation of high-density servers, announce today that Frank Frankovsky, chairman and president of the Open Compute Foundation, has joined its board of directors. Frankovsky is also a vice president of infrastructure at Facebook, where he joined in 2009 after previously working at Dell and Compaq.
Calxeda said it has worked closely with the Open Compute Project, joining as an official member in January 2013 with support for the OCP "Group Hug" common slot specification. Frankovsky had previously served as an informal advisor to Calxeda executives.
- Calxeda is based in Austin, Texas.