“AMD AND NEWISYS are set to demonstrate a 32-way or more Horus system at a Supercomputing event in Seattle in a couple of week’s time. And the event will have Microsoft’s Bill Gates as the keynote speaker, prompting speculation that the firm might have a bash at showing off a 64-way SMP Windows X64 box. He might not, though.”
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Holy Horus in 32 ways, Batman!
Source: The Inquirer
If you haven’t heard of AMD’s upcoming Horus chip, it is designed to allow Opterons to work in 12, 16 and 32 way systems. Keep an eye out for the conference, and head over to The Inquirer to read up on what is known about the Horus so far.