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The move to 64-bit computing will transform the workstation industry and open up a world of possibilities for developers and end users alike to explore and is the reason that Intel is leading the charge with this technology," said Jim Pappas, Director of Technology Initiatives, Digital Enterprise Group, Intel.
The rapid progress is also a testament to the virtue of AMD's evolutionary approach to 64-bit computing.
As a key AMD partner, Phoenix shares our vision to make simultaneous 32- and 64-bit computing both pervasive and easy to integrate into our lives.
Just as AMD led the industry to pervasive 64-bit computing, AMD is now leading the industry to the performance and power benefits of multi-core processors," said Marty Seyer, corporate vice president and general manager, Microprocessor Business Unit, Computation Products Group, AMD.
The move from 32-bit to 64-bit computing offers a dramatic improvement in performance and reliability, enabling people to use their PCs in exciting new ways at work and at home," Gates said.
The AMD Opteron processor provides SQL Server 2005 Beta 2 testers with the investment protection of outstanding overall x86 performance in both 32-bit and 64-bit computing environments.
Integrated circuit developer AMD has begun offering visitors to its web site the chance to see Studio 64, a showcase for 64-bit computing.
VISTAGY recognizes this and has delivered specialized engineering software that enables customers to achieve better design and simulation results in less time by leveraging the strengths of multi-core and 64-bit computing," said Terri Hall, vice president, Software Alliances and Solutions at AMD.
The AMD Opteron processor offers high-performance 32- and 64-bit computing, enabling more users to easily move their applications forward to parallel 64-bit computing," said Matt Oberdorfer, president and CEO, Engineered Intelligence.
0 features support for a wider range of customer analysis and database environments, including Hyperion Essbase(R), as well as significant performance enhancements such as support for 64-bit computing.
By supporting the 64-bit Linux and Windows platforms on the AMD Opteron processor, Sun is allowing companies to migrate their current Java applications from a 32-bit to 64-bit computing platform with little or no changes to the code, as well as enabling the development and deployment of new Java applications and Web services.
Worldwide Computer Products News-14 February 2003-AMD's showcase for 64-bit computing available online(C)1995-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.