Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 30th Jun 2005 12:27 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems There are increasing rumors that Alpha might be brought back to life. The Inq sets the big 'if' aside and explores the possiblities: "What if there really is a will to get Alpha back into the changed market? What sort of chip would it have to be to have that good chance of success, if any?"
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Alpha, Intel, Itanium
by Jon Portnoy on Thu 30th Jun 2005 12:55 UTC

Jeff: They hired most of the team responsible for the Alpha... then stuck them on Itanium.

(Which brings me to my next point. What sort of chip would it have to be? Anything that isn't Itanium.)