Preparing for Tukwila: The Next Generation of Intel's Itanium Processor Family

Archived Published: 03 October 2008 ID: G00159815


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After more than a decade of being promoted as the next-generation industry standard architecture, Itanium is affirming its primary role as a largely homogeneous alternative to SPARC and Power RISC architectures for running mainly business-critical Unix server workloads.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • The Future of Itanium
    • The Origins of Itanium
    • The Turbulent Years
    • Itanium's Volume Opportunity Narrows to Unix
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