Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 29th Oct 2006 23:09 UTC
Morphos Genesi has announced its Open Server Workstation: "The Open Server Workstation is a six layer board with two 970MP processors, the CPC945 and Broadcom's HT-1000 and 2000 chips. Excepting those parts, the board and component cost is below USD 200. Here is the Business Plan [.pdf] we wrote for the board."
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RE[2]: Oxymoron
by Fransexy on Mon 30th Oct 2006 12:45 UTC in reply to "RE: Oxymoron"
Fransexy
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2005-07-29

Well, were talking about a workstation. As far as I know noone has ever produced a laptop workstation. Correct me in case I am wrong.

Sun sparc Laptops, anyone

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RE[3]: Oxymoron
by justin.68 on Tue 31st Oct 2006 16:47 in reply to "RE[2]: Oxymoron"
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2006-09-16

Naturetech, for example, does make SPARC based portable wks, but they're not meant for home users at all. It's not that there aren't usable RISC chips, but it's been a Wintel world for so long everybody will stick to x86 compatibility.

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