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processor

an electronic device within a COMPUTER which is capable of interpreting and executing instructions.
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However, he adds that LaBounty does not recommend its universal processors to C&D recyclers because the tool rotates, which is not necessary in pure recycling environments.
The AMD Athlon 64 FX-55 processor is the fastest CPU available for running Half-Life 2, and the AMD Athlon 64 FX-57 processor will be even faster," said Gabe Newell, founder and president of Valve.
Each processor has the list of ellipsoid definitions consisting of lists of particles defined by these unique particle numbers.
In direct contrast to Intel's two-pronged development approach, AMD long ago decided that a processor with native dual (simultaneous 32and 64-bit x86) application support would be more appealing to enterprises unsure about making the financial jump to lightspeed.
Desktop systems based on AMD64 dual-core technology, including the AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor 6000+, benefit from AMD's open platform approach that enables superior technologies designed for outstanding mainstream PC experiences with leading-edge graphics performance, high quality video, and minimal idle power draw.
Raising personal computing to new heights, AMD announced the AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor brand for dual-core desktop and desktop-replacement notebook processors.
To support new protocols and emerging standards in a constantly evolving industry environment, storage equipment vendors will require processor solutions that can be programmed and updated easily using widely available software architectures and tools.
The Second-Generation AMD Opteron Processor: The leading-edge performance-per-watt of the Second-Generation AMD Opteron processor with Direct Connect Architecture, combined with scalability, reliability and industry-standard features, helps ensure an embedded design that can give customers a long-range plan for the lifecycle of their systems.
But until recently they couldn't deliver on that promise in a cost-effective manner, because they lacked a processor architecture that afforded the cost structure and freedom of design required to satisfy the demands of television, data and voice.
The new enhancements to the LISA language, which are now available through CoWare Processor Designer, enable users to parameterize the processor architecture with the number of parallel data paths (VLIW slots) to determine the optimal number of slots for a specific application and then customize each slot individually.