Linked by David Adams on Mon 19th Sep 2011 16:51 UTC, submitted by estherschindler
Intel With the Xeon 7600 line, Intel is finally using the 'R' word: RISC. It's targeting the mission-critical market dominated by Sun SPARC and IBM Power with the new chips, a first. Can the Xeon E7 processor deliver Intel's final blow to the RISC market, which includes its own Itanium?
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RE: Comment by strim
by Drumhellar on Tue 20th Sep 2011 02:09 UTC in reply to "Comment by strim"
Drumhellar
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No, they're saying that Itanium competes in the market once dominated exclusively by RISC architectures...

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