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The Difference Between RDRAND and RDSEED

Intel recently announced the addition of the RDSEED instruction to the Intel® 64 and IA-32 Architectures.

Authored by John M. (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:56
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To Concatenate or Not Concatenate RDRAND?

At the heart of Intel® Data Protection with Secure Key is the digital random number generator (DRNG), a NIST* SP800-90A compliant pseudorandom number generator which is accessed using the RDRAND in

Authored by John M. (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:47
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The DRNG Library and Manual

An introduction to the DRNG Library. Includes download links for the static binary libraries, source code, and documentation and a guide to getting started.
Authored by John M. (Intel) Last updated on 06/21/2017 - 13:59
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Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v4 Product Family

Based on Intel® Core™ microarchitecture (code-named Broadwell) and manufactured on 14-nanometer process technology, these processors provide significant performance over the previous-generation Intel® Xeon® processor E5 v3 product family.
Authored by Nguyen, Khang T (Intel) Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:17
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Intel® Digital Random Number Generator (DRNG) Software Implementation Guide

In introduction to the Intel® Digital Random Number Generator (DRNG). Includes prerequisite downloads and related software as well as an overview of DRNG use.
Authored by John M. (Intel) Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 09:21
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