Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 29th Aug 2007 01:00 UTC
Intel "Today's launch of the latest version of Intel's vPro platform is a much bigger deal than you might think, with implications for end users that extend far beyond the enterprise arena at which vPro is initially aimed. The 2007 version of vPro represents the culmination of two of Intel's most ambitious and important plans for the PC platform: the transformation of x86 into a fully virtualizable ISA complete with virtualized I/O, and the first fully-complete implementation of all the parts of Intel's controversial contribution to 'trusted computing' technology, formerly codenamed 'LaGrande' but now called Trusted Execution Technology. Let's take a look at the new vPro and what its new virtualization and 'trusted computing' capabilities mean for ordinary users."
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RE[2]: vpro summary
by UglyKidBill on Wed 29th Aug 2007 12:07 UTC in reply to "RE: vpro summary"
UglyKidBill
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2005-07-27

So who is goiing to line up to buy hardware that someone else controls?

This just doesn't make sense to me.


About a gazillion people who doesn't know what they buying, with the help of a gazillion people who doesn't care what they're selling as long as they profit, I'm afraid.

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