The TurboLinux IA-64
release is based on the kernel and tools developed by the IA-64
Linux Project, formerly known as the Trillian project.
Intel welcomes Rational's efforts to support the IA-64
platform," said Steve Smith, vice president and general manager, Intel's IA-64
A Linux-enabled IA-64
architecture will allow our eSP's (electronic Service Providers) to create eBusiness solutions for high-end performance platforms.
This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding the Company's plans to deliver an IA-64
based product and the Company's participation in the Intel 64 Fund which are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in such statements.
By providing early availability of IA-64
ready software to OEMs and ISVs, SCO is able to establish the infrastructure needed for solution partners to be successful on Merced.
uses a different instruction decoder within the chip to handle IA-32 applications, and shares the same registers - at least eight of them (Pentium family chips have eight registers, compared to the IA-64
's 256, 128 of them floating point).
Softimage will be certified to run on Merced processor-based workstations from a large number of industry-leading vendors that have committed to IA-64
, including Compaq Computer Corp.
The Monterey64 Unix camp has added Compaq Computer Corp to its ranks of OEMs - something which will come as no great surprise to ComputerWire readers - and says it has the AIX-based kernel up and running on an IA-64
simulator some four months ahead of schedule.
The investment will help R Systems fund the development of solutions for independent software vendors (ISVs), Internet service providers (ISPs) and application service providers (ASPs) based on Intel's IA-32 and IA-64
It will also reveal more details of its plan to support Tru64 on Intel's IA-64
architecture now that its original development partnership has crumbled following Sequent Computer Systems Inc's defection to the IA-64
version of AIX which IBM Corp is creating in conjunction with Santa Cruz Operation Inc, also Compaq's lead partner on PC server Unix sales.
Hewlett-Packard Co is readying the first IA-64
architecture chipset for release within the next two months.
com), the leader in graphical display software, is porting its X Window System products for use on Intel's new IA-64