"Beta Release of Python and Perl for Itanium
"ActiveState, a leading supplier of products and services
supporting Open Source software, announced today the beta release
of Python and Perl for the Intel Itanium processor."
"The Intel Itanium processors floating-point performance, 64-bit
addressability, large cache memory, and high bandwidth bus are well
suited for high performance workstations. The port will make
available to these highend servers and workstation users the power
of Python and Perl, familiar and highly utilized tools."