HP & Compaq

From: Dave McGuire <mcguire_at_neurotica.com>
Date: Wed Sep 5 11:58:12 2001

On September 5, Zane H. Healy wrote:
> >I'm referring to the Itanium; not sure if Intel got that from DEC or not.
> They most certainly did not! Itanium is the marketing name for what was
> called Merced for many years. It's been in development since something
> like the early 90's.
> What Intel got from DEC was a FAB, and in some manner the StrongARM
> processor (I never have understood this one).

  And the Tulip chips, and the PCI bridges, and all the other cool DEC
chips that we've been using for years...


Dave McGuire
Laurel, MD
Received on Wed Sep 05 2001 - 11:58:12 BST

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